July 7, 2007 RSS feed / News

No playing in the street

BUCKEYE LAKE- "Children Playing" traffic signs are not recommended by the Ohio Department of Transportation, even though they're popular. More...

New EMA director named

LANCASTER - Jon Kochis is the new Emergency Management and Homeland Security Director for FairfieldCounty. He started June 18. More...

Crafters sought

MILLERSPORT - The Millersport Lions Club is seeking qualified crafters and artists to display and sell their artwork at this year's Sweet Corn Festival, August 29 to September 1. More...

Weaver Hardware closing doors after 112 years

BALTIMORE - After 112 years in business, Baltimore's oldest business - Weaver Hardware - is closing up shop. A "going out of business" sale started on June 27. More...

Safety Town set for July 14

HEATH - Western Southern Financial Group agents are sponsoring a free Safety Town from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. on Saturday, July 14 in the Best Buy parking lot. More...

Hearing set on Thornville sewer, water contracts

THORNVILLE- For anyone who has questions or comments about Thornville's proposed water and sewer contracts with Perry County, Thursday night, July 5, is your chance. More...

Governor's veto kills Liberty Union construction funding fix

COLUMBUS - State Senator Tim Schaffer (R-Lancaster) is surprised and disappointed that Governor Ted Strickland vetoed an amendment Schaffer placed in the state's budget bill helping more than 40 school districts resolve school construction delays, More...

Nature meets symphony

JACKSONTOWN - The Columbus Symphony Orchestra returns for the sixth year in a row to The Dawes Arboretum on Sunday, July 8. The outdoor concert begins at 8:15 p.m. with concert gates opening at 4 p.m. for picnicking. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Wetlands: More Than Water- Saturday, July 14, 8am - 3pm, Join Arboretum staff as we explore wetlands in Central Ohio. More...