December 22, 2007 RSS feed / News

Heating assistance available

NEWARK - LEADS Community Action Agency has funds available to assist income eligilble homes wih their heating bills. The household must be in a disconnect status with their gas or electric bill or at ten days or less on bulk fuel supply. More...

Union Township to pay more for fire/EMS protection

HEBRON- The Granville Township Fire Department and the Union Township Trustees will have much to discuss when they negotiate the conditions of a new firecontract to replace the current contract, which expires Dec. 31. More...

Governor discusses energy plan at Hebron plant

HEBRON- In the same way rising gasoline prices affect everything from shipping costs to the price of produce, Ohio Governor Ted Strickland worries that unregulated electricity costs may force Ohio companies similar to Hebron's Momentive Performanc More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Night Hike- Friday, December 21, 5 - 7 p.m. More...

Baltimore Village Council meets Jan. 2

BALTIMORE - Village Council meets at 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 2 in the village hall. The agenda includes: • Election of a council president for 2008. • Approval of Mayor Robert Kalish's committee appointments. More...

Connie Fought is honored for Lakewood service

HEBRON - Lakewood school board members honored the memory of one of their own at last Wednesday's business meeting. More...

Trustees sticking with fire/EMS contract proposal

MILLERSPORT - Two Walnut Township Trustees stood by their December 7 draft contract proposal to the Village of Millersport at their Tuesday morning meeting. "We feel it is a good contract and will sign it today," Trustee Sonny Dupler said. More...

Christmas Events

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Good news for Buckeye Lake Sewer District customers

Sewer By Charles Prince

NEWARK - It looks like Buckeye Lake Sewer District customers will get an extra gift this year. Late last month, Ohio EPA released its Draft Water Pollution Control Loan Fund Program Management Plan. More...

It's easy to recycle Christmas cards

NEWARK - You can recycle your greeting cards with the Licking County Recycling & Litter Prevention program from Dec 26 - Jan. 11. More...

Licking County gets auditor's award

NEWARK - Auditor of State Mary Taylor's officerecently presented Licking County with the "Making Your Tax Dollars Count" award for the fiscal year 2005 audit. Fewer than fivepercent of all Ohio government agencies are eligible for this award. More...

Christmas Eve service returns to its roots

THORNVILLE - This Christmas Eve will mark the 17th year that South Shore Ministries have been holding Christmas Eve services in a barn. About a 100 people turned out for that first service in Ron and Sally Comb's horse barn on Ridenour Road. More...