August 29, 2009 RSS feed / Front Page

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Park needs work before renaming ceremony

BUCKEYE LAKE - There's much to be done at Ryan-Braden Park as Buckeye Lake Village prepares to dedicate it as "Ryan- Braden Park" during a ceremony tentatively scheduled for Satruday, Sept. 19, 11 a.m. More...

Multiple shed owners get reprieve

MILLERSPORT - Christmas came early for the 28 property owners in Fairfield Beach that have more than one storage shed. The Walnut Township zoning resolution limits residential properties to one storage shed per lot. More...

Millersport gets great news on waterline project

MILLERSPORT - Village officials got good news last Thursday when sealed bids for the waterline extension to Buckeye Lake were opened. A total of 18 companies had purchased the bid plans and eight submitted bids. More...

Schools

School lunches

School lunch menus for the week of August 31. Hebron Elementary/ Jackson Intermediate Monday: Baked chicken, curley fries, home style applesauce, roll & butter. Tuesday: Deli turkey sandwich, chicken noodle soup, string cheese, and fruit. More...

Police Report

Police activity reports

Compiled from selected police activity reports. We'll have more reports next week. Buckeye Lake • Aug. 20: A Walnut Road man reported someone damaged his vehicle. • Aug. More...

Editorials & Letters

Writer says editor is a 'dinning room table'

Editor: Congressman Barney Frank said it best at a town hall meeting after a woman displayed a defaced picture of President Obama: "trying to have a conversation with you would be like trying to argue with a dinning room table. More...

Hate letter won't silence Wells

Editor: This week, I've received several compliments but the one I enjoyed the most came in the form of an anonymous letter postmarked August 20. More...

Heath loses another visitor

Editor: I was born in Newark, but have lived for the last 31 years in Florida. We do summer here at the lake. During my stay here we have always shopped in Heath, at the Indian Mound Mall, Chrysler, Staples, to mention just a few. More...

Obituaries

Robert E. Farmer

A funeral service for Robert E. Farmer, 74 of Newark, formerly of Buckeye Lake and Glenford will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday, August 27, 2009, in the Newark Chapel of Vensil-Orr & Chute Funeral Home with Rev. Father Jonathan Wilson officiating. More...

Roland W. Foster

Roland W. Foster, 93, of Thornville, died at 8:25 a.m. Monday, August 24, 2009, at his residence. Roland was born August 25, 1915, in Oakthorpe, Ohio, the son of the late Walter and Ruth Rutter Foster. More...

Carolyn E. (Randolph) Tavenner

A funeral service celebrating the life of Carolyn E. (Randolph) Tavenner, 64, of Hebron, was held August 22, 2009, in the chapel of The Hoskinson Funeral Home, Kirkersville, with Pastor Mark Springer as celebrant. More...