Three drunk drivers nabbed in one day

By Matthew Saari Granville police had their hands full during the closing days of July, arresting three local men and charging them with driving while intoxicated. “It was just about…

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Granville unveils school reopening plans

By Matthew Saari “We’re really reinventing education…it is going to be a very different school day.” That was how Granville schools superintendent Tom McGurl summarized his district’s – and every…

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Village cancels concerts into August

By Matthew Saari Granville’s Summer Concert Series has been canceled for the foreseeable future. Village clerk Rick Roberts broke the news Tuesday, after Mayor Paul Labas contacted the state, seeking…

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Huge mural to celebrate Telescope’s centennial

Artist Jordan Flower is back again this summer to paint a 3,700-square-foot mural celebrating Telescope Casual Furniture’s 100 years in Granville. The artist, who lives and teaches in Richmond, Virginia,…

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Another week, another concert canceled

By Matthew Saari Although Thursday proved to be the wettest day in recent memory, it wasn’t the weather that canceled yet another of Granville’s summer concerts. Having sought guidance from…

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Backpack program marks 14 years
Skyler (left) and Melody Schinski, Ann Schinski’s grandchildren, show off some of the gear that will be given away at Saturday’s backpack drive.

Backpack program marks 14 years

By Matthew Saari School is scheduled to start in a little more than a month, so it’s time to think about gathering school supplies – the backpacks, rulers, folders, pencils,…

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Local businesses get big money from feds

By Matthew Saari Many of the region’s leading employers were the leading recipients of federal coronavirus stimulus money. The U.S Small Business Administration (SBA) released data Monday highlighting how much…

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