December 12, 2009 RSS feed / News

Home sales activity improves over October 2008

COLUMBUS – For the first time in 14 months, home sales activity throughout Ohio increased in October over the sales mark from a year ago, reports the Ohio Association of REALTORS. More...

Everyone soon to be eligible for H1N1 vaccinations

LANCASTER – As part of the next phase of the Ohio Department of Health’s (ODH) strategy to provide vaccine to Ohioans, H1N1 influenza vaccine eligibility will expand to all Ohioans beginning December 14. More...

Things to do…

Events Dawes Arboretum - Ohio 13, three miles north of I-70. More...

Deer gun season returns Dec. 19-20

COLUMBUS – Ohio’s popular deer-gun season will run an additional weekend, Saturday and Sunday, December 19-20, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR), Division of Wildlife. More...

Panorama of the Arts set for Dec. 13

MILLERSPORT – Win a diamond necklace for the holidays. Millersport Music Boosters present Panorama of the Arts, an afternoon of vocal and instrumental music and art works., from 1 - 5 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. More...

Heating help available

NEWARK – LEADS Community Action Agency Emergency Home Energy Assistance Program (E-HEAP) also, known as the Winter Crisis Program has funds available to assist income eligible households with their gas and electric bills, household must be in More...

Holman challenges Acord’s residency status

JACKSONTOWN – Licking Township Trustee John Holman filed a formal complaint with trustees Monday night alleging that Trustee-elect Ron Acord doesn’t live in the township. More...

Millersport reluctantly agrees to EMS/fire contract

MILLERSPORT – Village council members, by a 5-1 vote, very reluctantly agreed to accept Walnut Township’s contract for EMS/fire services. Shane Wise voted “no.” More...

Trustees sign EMS billing agreement with Hebron

HEBRON – A year of wrangling came to an unceremonious end Monday night as Union Township Trustees approved an EMS billing agreement with the Village of Hebron. More...

Buckeye Lake Bird Count dates back to 1921

BUCKEYE LAKE – The 87th annual Buckeye Lake Christmas Bird Count (CBC) is scheduled for Saturday, December 19. More...

Gift cards available from Ohio State Parks

COLUMBUS – Ohio State Parks offers a holiday gift idea that is sure to please everyone, and no shopping is required. Ohio State Parks gift cards suit any budget and can now be purchased online at www.ohiostateparks.org. More...

Help needed to restock Millersport food pantry

MILLERSPORT – The food pantry at Millersport United Methodist Church needs restocked for the holidays. Demand for food and personal care products has been high. More...

New Buckeye Lake mayor plans inaugural party

BUCKEYE LAKE – Mayor Elect Rick Baker is hosting an inaugural party on Saturday, Jan. 2 for the incoming Buckeye Lake administration and council. More...

AMVETS Post 51 sends goodies to soldiers

THORNPORT – Everyone at fAMVETS Post 51 donated time, money, or both to send 35 to 40 care packages to troops in Afghanistan and Iraq. The AMVETS Post 51 Ladies Auxiliary got together Dec. More...