June 20, 2009 RSS feed / News

Smelly hogs, drifting road, rusting trolley cars - it's all in a night for trustees

JACKSONTOWN - Monday night's Licking Township Trustees meeting covered a wide range of topics - from smelly hogs on residential property to an expiring fire levy. More...

Township seeking stimulus funds for new fire house

THORNVILLE - Thorn Township Trustees have hired ADR & Associates of Newark to help the township secure federal stimulus money for the township's new fire house. More...

Water training set

BUCKEYE LAKE - If you missed the water quality monitoring training sessions last fall, there's another opportunity to help improve Buckeye Lake's water quality. More...

Next week is Lightning Safety Awareness Week

COLUMBUS - In a coordinated effort with the National Weather Service (NWS) and the Ohio Committee for Severe Weather Awareness, and in participation with national efforts, Governor Ted Strickland proclaimed June 21-27 as "Lightning Safety Awarenes More...

Lighten up: It's the other people who drive like idiots

Something about the highway turns nice, stable, tax-paying people into Satan's minions. More...

Lakewood sees big improvements in OGT tests

HEBRON - Preliminary results show that Lakewood students made great strides this year on their OGT scores, said Arnie Ettenhofer, pupil services director, during the June 10 Lakewood School Board meeting. More...

Boat parade set for July 4

BUCKEYE LAKE - The Buckeye Lake Area Civic Association's annual boat parade will form off Lieb's Island at noon on Saturday, July 4. The traditional boat parade will follow the North Bank then past Harbor Hills. More...

Time is running out to keep the lights on!

Time is running out on Buckeye Lake Village Council's self-imposed deadline to shut off the village's 201 street lights on June 30. More...

More opportunities for camping on boats this year

COLUMBUS - This summer, Ohio State Park lakes are offering more opportunities for boaters to camp aboard their crafts or drop anchor and swim in designated areas. More...

Friends, family honor Mac Wood

BUCKEYE LAKE - Friends and family of a local legend are immortalizing him in sculpture. Buckeye Lake artist Ray King is creating a sculpture of kindhearted craftsman and community icon George "Mac" Wood, who passed away Feb. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. Strut with Your Pup- Saturday, June 20, 10:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m, Free, Visitors Center. More...