May 7, 2011 RSS feed / News

Cranberry Bog tour set for June 18

COLUMBUS – Nature enthusiasts throughout Ohio are encouraged to enter a lottery to tour Ohio’s only floating island - Cranberry Bog State Nature Preserve in Buckeye Lake - during the bog’s annual open house from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. More...

Library has new repair databases

NEWARK - Licking County Library has added two great new databases that are sure to save patrons time and money: a comprehensive online automotive repair database called Auto Repair Reference Center, and the definitive online tool for small engine ass More...

The Grille gets to keep its liquor permit

UNION TOWNSHIP- The Ohio Division of Liquor Control will renew the Mill Dam Corner Grille’s liquor permit following a two session hearing. More...

Grants may be drying up for Buckeye Lake Village

BUCKEYE LAKE – After bagging literally millions in federal and state grants in the last several years, Buckeye Lake Village may be forced to come up with its own resources for future projects. More...

Hebron gets fire grant

HEBRON – The Hebron Fire Department has been awarded a $99,000 grant to purchase new self-contained breathing apparatus. Hebron Fire Chief Randy Weekly said the grant would allow the the department to replace some older units. More...

Township road cleanup set for May 12-14

JACKSONTOWN - Licking Township’s annual roadway cleanup is set for May 12-14, Trustee Dave Miller announced Monday night. More...

Lakewood contracts approved this time

HEBRON – An earlier tie vote that scuttled a recommendation to approve contracts for Lakewood School District administrative and exempt staff members, and certified staff members turned into a 4-1 approval at a special school board meeting last More...

It’s been ‘full pool’ for weeks

BUCKEYE LAKE – There were no questions whether Buckeye Lake achieved ‘full pool’ status by the traditional breakfast celebration at the Buckeye Lake Yacht Club April 29. More...

Lieb’s Island resident promoted

MILLERSPORT - Lieb’s Island resident John G. Nachtrab was recently promoted to the rank of Lieutenant with the Columbus Division of Fire. He was hired as a Firefighter on Dec. 12, 1996. More...

Last call for Kirkersville Alumni reunion

KIRKERSVILLE - The 99th Annual Kirkersville High School Alumni Banquet is nearly here. It’s set for 4 p.m. on Saturday, May 21. Mitch Lynd will be back by popular demand to give an illustrated talk about Pigeon Swamp. More...

May is Skin Cancer Awareness Month

NEW YORK – With 3.5 million cases in over two million people diagnosed annually, skin cancer is the most common form of cancer in the United States. Fortunately, skin cancer is also one of the most preventable forms of cancer. More...

Things to do…

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