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RamTec 2015 Robotics Summer Camp Now Accepting Applications 

  Marion Ohio’s own RamTec Robotics is accepting applications for their June 2015 summer robotics camp. 30 applications will be accepted for this program that will help students become more adept in their development of robotics and programming skills.  See this link below for more details. URL Link;  http://ramtecohio.weebly.com/uploads/3/7/9/6/3796029/ramtec_15_camp_registration_form.pdf Advertisements

12 West, Our Newest Downtown Eatery

Just read a blog about this new restaurant in downtown Delaware at 12 West William street. Definitely seems from the photos of the various dishes on the menu as a place to check out soon with my wife. Although some businesses have had a rough go of it during these past five years we’re finally … Continue reading

Lights Out in D-Town

Last evening was an event like most of us have never seen before. About 6:45 pm the power went out all over the City, County, and parts of adjoining counties. Since daylight savings time starts this weekend, sunset already is early. About 45 minutes into the power outage we called relatives about what the range … Continue reading

2014 Delaware Arts Festival

Come on downtown to our 2014 edition of the Delaware Arts Festival today and tomorrow. Arts, Crafts, Artisans, Music, Food & fun to be had by all. We here in Delaware are most proud of our festival, since it’s been a staple of our community for at least a decade or more (I’ve only returned … Continue reading

Are Training Schools Answering Next Generation Workforce?

This is an issue near and dear to my heart. Upon graduation from high school in 1976, my initial dream of a future career was crushed when I realized I would not be able to fulfill it. Undeterred, upon working for the Marion, Ohio division of Whirlpool Corporation I had found a home. That is … Continue reading

Shifting Sands

During the past two weeks here in my hometown Delaware, Ohio the brick and mortar facie has changed. Our beloved independent bookstore “The Beehive” have closed their doors for good. Albeit rather abruptly, the closing leaves more questions than answers. Not even the manager got any notice of the decision until the public was told, … Continue reading

Parking App Takes the Anxiety out of Shopping Local

Frustrated because all your neighbors will get to the sale at Carousel Closet, Endangered Species records, Bee Hive, Fundamentals Parent/Teacher Store or make their haircut appointment at Razors Edge before you?? Entrepreneur has the solution to your problem. http://online.wsj.com/article/SB10001424127887324504704578412931653650290.html

OWU History at Our Fingertips

They Say that lightning rarely strikes twice in the same area, but our own Ohio Wesleyan University has done exactly that. This week I saw an article in the “Connect to OWU” section of their website that unveils a new asset available for use at the Beeghley Library. OWU History At Our Fingertips is the … Continue reading

Tonight’s Budget Buster

Just about 15 minutes ago I topped off my gas tank at a local United Dairy Farmers Station here in Delaware, Ohio. I paid $3.55 per gallon since I heeded GasBuddy.com’s warning about the imminent price spike at 6:00 pm this evening to an expected average of $3.89 per gallon for regular and higher for … Continue reading

At Keiko’s Bead Box Spring Breaks Out All Over

Spring is busting out all over at Keiko’s Bead Box in downtown Delaware, Ohio. As far as we’re concerned the groundhog was wrong again, we have all new pieces in our store and on our Etsy page as well. new ear and nose studs, ear rings, nose rings, material prints in many color combinations for … Continue reading