September 4, 2010 RSS feed / News

Shelly Company is sole bidder on township work

HEBRON – Paving crews will begin work in Union Township Sept. 10, if not sooner, according to Union Township Trustee President John Slater. More...

Updates on algal toxin advisories

COLUMBUS – Due to the presence of algal toxins found within the water of a number of inland lakes across Ohio and Lake Erie, Ohio EPA, Ohio Department of Natural Resources (ODNR) and Ohio Department of Health (ODH) are releasing a comprehensiv More...

New Goodwill store to open late next month

BUCKEYE LAKE – A grand opening celebration for the new Buckeye Lake Goodwill store is scheduled for late September, but that could change if the remodeling process takes longer than anticipated, said Lisa Baker, Licking/Knox Goodwill Industrie More...

Flood warning system could save lives, property

NEWARK – Flooding is the number one natural hazard in Licking County, the state, and the nation, according to Licking County Environmental Planner Jim Mickey. “The number one killer is when people drive into the flood,” he said. More...

Tips on how to improve fuel economy

COLUMBUS – With many Ohioans hitting the road this holiday weekend, Clean Fuels Ohio is sharing tips on how they can improve their fuel economy. 1. Drive Sensibly- Don’t mash the gas when you start up or brake hard to stop. More...

September is Prostrate Cancer Awareness Month

NEWARK – Joe Ebel, Licking County Health Commissioner, recently announced that September is Prostate Cancer Awareness Month. More...

Grant helps fund fitness park at Fairfield Beach

MILLERSPORT – Fairfield Beach residents will soon have another physical fitness option. More...

Guide to local food available

COLUMBUS – Ohio summers are a time to enjoy the bounty of fresh garden vegetables, ripe off-the vine berries, and orchard harvests bursting with juicy flavor. More...

Things to do…

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

Road reconstruction to cost township more

JACKSONTOWN – It’s going to cost more to rebuild Hupp Road, but Licking Township Trustees believe they will end up with a better road. More...

Buckeye Lake discusses “downtown”

BUCKEYE LAKE- – So, where is downtown Buckeye Lake, anyway? More...

It’s time to register for Hebron Area Soccer

HEBRON – It’s time to register for Hebron Area Soccer’s Fall season. Players can register on-line at www.HebronAreaSoccer.com or download a mail-in registration form. More...

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The Baltimore Police Department displayed its new to the department program resource van during last month’s Baltimore Festival. More...

Blosser to command Granville Post

Columbus – Sgt. Darrin L. Blosser was promoted to the rank of lieutenant Sept. 1 by Colonel DavidW. Dicken, Patrol superintendent, during a ceremony at the Patrol’s Academy. Lt. More...

Rash of break-ins prompt community meeting

recent break-ins convinced Buckeye Lake residents that it’s time to hold a community meeting and try to mobilize more community block watches, said block watch captain and Buckeye Lake resident Marie Ray. More...

Someone you should know: John “Coach K” Kaminsky

MILLERSPORT - “Coach K” hears about a basketball team with a lousy record, and he can immediately see himself coaching its struggling players. His vision doesn’t stop there, either. He can see division championships. More...

Truck turns out the lights in Millersport

MILLERSPORT– Most of the Village of Millersport was without power Tuesday from roughly 9:15 a.m. to 3:40 p.m. More...

Ohio River Sternwheel Festival set for Marietta Sept. 10 -12

MARIETTA – The 35th Annual Ohio River Sternwheel Festival will be a weekend full of fun and entertainment for the entire family! From up river and down, the sternwheelers come to The Riverboat Town. More...

Here’s the Sweet Corn Festival schedule

MILLERSPORT – The 64th Millersport Lions Sweet Corn Festival runs Sept. 1 -4. Admissiong is free. Admission is free, but there is a $10 per car charge if you park on the festival grounds in our 85 acre parking lot. More...

Pit beef returns to Sweet Corn Festival

MILLERSPORT - Sweet Corn Festival visitors can try a pit beef sandwich this year. More...

Friends of Liberty Day set for Kings Island

CINCINNATI – The Cincinnati Tea Party and the Ohio Liberty Council invite you to “Friends of Liberty Day,” Saturday, September 4. More...