March 12, 2011 RSS feed / News

Water, sewer rate hikes approved

MILLERSPORT – Water and sewer rates will be going up April 1 after council members approved the increases by a 4-1 vote Tuesday night. Council member Jim Wright voted “no.”  More...

Change smoke detector batteries Sunday when clocks spring ahead

COLUMBUS – Interim State Fire Marshal Donald Cooper is reminding Ohioans to make a potentially lifesaving change when they move their clocks forward on Sunday, March 13: Change the batteries in your smoke detectors! More...

Free tax help available

BUCKEYE LAKE – American Association of Retired Persons once again will provide “free” tax preparation at the LEADS Buckeye Lake Center, 5312 Walnut Road (Ohio 79), Buckeye Lake, for low to middle-income tax payers with special atten More...

Flood insurance can minimize losses from floods

COLUMBUS - As the flood waters begin to recede around the state, Ohioans are beginning to assess the damage caused by the recent rains and flooding. Ohio Lt. More...

Mental Health America gearing up for Easter basket project

NEWARK – Mental Health America (MHA) is again calling on local community volunteers to help with its annual Eve Elliott Easter Basket Project. More...

Things to do…

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

Township presents case against liquor permit

NEWARK – Union Township officials and residents presented their case challenging renewal of the Mill Dam Corner Grille’s liquor license during a March 4 hearing at the Licking County Administration Building in Newark.  More...

Trustees hire architect to rework former church

UNION TOWNSHIP – Work on reconfiguring the interior of Union Township’s $310,000 former church is on hold.  More...

Landings at Maple Bay development is for sale

BUCKEYE LAKE – The Landings at Maple Bay could be yours, if you have an extra $1,181,250.  More...

Baltimore resident promoted

COLUMBUS – Firefighter Dale A Emswiler, of Baltimore, was hired with the Columbus Division of Fire on May 16, 1999, and promoted to the rank of Lieutenant on January 23, 2011. More...

Soccer sign-up set

HEBRON – Hebron Area Soccer is currently accepting registrations for Spring soccer. You may register on line at: HebronAreaSoccer.com or by mail.   Register by March 23rd and receive a $15 discount. More...