July 7, 2012 RSS feed / News

Motel owner complains of threats

BUCKEYE LAKE – Buckeye Lake Police Captain James Hanzey said the owner of the Econolodge at Ohio 79 and I-70 hired him and officer Jeff Vermaaten to watch the hotel after the owner perceived that angry clientele threatened him. More...

Supporters push for greenspace levy

UNION TOWNSHIP – A group of concerned Union Township residents told the trustees Monday evening that a greenspace levy, similar to what Granville Township voters approved, would not stifle development within the township, but it would help the More...

How to protect your children from the sun

NEW YORK – With summer under way, children will spend more time outdoors, in backyards and at parks, summer camps, beaches and other vacation destinations. More...

Thanks from Millersport Mayor

Editor: On behalf of the Mayor’s office, Village Council and the Board of Public Affairs, I want to extend a “HUGE THANK YOU” to our staff during the power outage. More...

Fire danger is high

COLUMBUS – Ohio residents statewide are urged to take special precautions during this extremely dry summer weather, according to the Ohio Department of Natural Resources’ (ODNR) Division of Forestry. More...

Holman gets zoning post

JACKSONTOWN - John Holman is the new Licking Township Zoning Inspector. Trustees unanimously appointed Holman to the post Monday night after spending about an hour in executive or closed session interviewing the three resident candidates. More...

Storm takes a toll at Dawes Arboretum

JACKSONTOWN- Dawes Arboretum Public Relations Director Laura Appleman said Dawes lost roughly 150 trees during Friday evening’s intense storm. More...

Ohio 158 closing north of I-70

JACKSONTOWN – The Ohio Department of Transportation, District Five, announced that Ohio 158, north of the Interstate 70/Ohio 158 interchange, will close at 8:00 a.m., Thursday, July 5, and will reopen on August 16. More...

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Millersport Junior High School’s first ever Destination Imagination team competed in the Global Finals Tournament in May in Knoxville, Tennessee. More...

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Construction is ahead of schedule on the Village of Hebron’s 6,500 square foot addition to north side of its Basin Street fire station. More...

Things to do…

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