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Benefit in the Barn, a Symphony on the Farm at new venue

first_imgShare Facebook Twitter Google + LinkedIn Pinterest Tickets are now on sale for the Delaware County Farm Bureau’s Benefit in the Barn, A Symphony on the Farm. This celebration of agriculture, food and music happens Saturday, August 19, 2017 with all proceeds benefitting partners of the Delaware County Hunger Alliance. Guests will enjoy a fun, unique concert complete with dinner catered by City BBQ, Ohio beer, Ohio wine and Ohio spirits. The organizers promise special surprises throughout the night. All proceeds from the evening support the Delaware County Hunger Alliance.Last year the event raised over $31,000 to support numerous agencies work in fighting hunger in the community. The year’s event takes place on the Doug Dawson Farm at 2831 Bowtown Road, Delaware. Tickets include a picnic-style dinner (compliments of City BBQ and Performance Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Delaware and Honda Marysville) beginning at 6 p.m. and a performance by the Central Ohio Symphony from 7:30 p.m. until dusk. Guests are encouraged to bring a lawn chair for open seating in the barn or adjacent tents.  Handicapped parking will be available.Tickets can be purchased online at BenefitInTheBarn.org. General admission is $30 per ticket and includes the concert and dinner. Farm Bureau members will receive a $5 discount per ticket when entering their Farm Bureau member number. A limited number of tickets will be sold, so be sure to get your tickets early. Please call the United Way of Delaware County at 614-436-8929 for additional assistance regarding ticket purchases or Delaware County Farm Bureau at 740-363-1613 for general questions.All proceeds from the Benefit in the Barn will benefit the Delaware County Hunger Alliance. The members of the Hunger Alliance are committed to increasing access to fresh produce, food pantries, meals for the homebound, and nutrition education. If you cannot attend the Benefit in the Barn but would still like to support the Delaware County Hunger Alliance, visit DelawareCountyHunger.org.The Delaware County Hunger Alliance, facilitated by United Way of Delaware County is a coordinated, community collaboration, representing all sectors and demographics in our county. The Alliance meets monthly to discuss program coordination, gaps in service, and enhanced service delivery.The latest data available states that approximately 16,440 Delaware county residents are food insecure. 17% of that number representing children under 18. To address this need, the Hunger Alliance provides services through fixed and mobile food pantries, community meals, weekend meal backpacks, weekday summer lunch program, Cooking Matters classes, homebound meal delivery, congregate dining sites and produce prescriptions to address chronic diseases.In addition to City BBQ and Performance Chrysler Jeep Dodge Ram Delaware and Honda Marysville, other major supporters include: the Delaware County Foundation’s Robert Weiler Family Fund and Charles H. and Betty J. Sheets Fund; Safelite Foundation; First Commonwealth Bank; Agee, Clymer, Mitchell and Portman; Trillium Farms; First Citizens National Bank; POET; Champion Feed and Pet Supply;  Wright Moore Law Office; Farm Credit Mid America; Kalmbach Feeds and Dawson Farms; Bret Davis Seeds; Maloney and Novotney; Ohio Beef Council; Ohio Pork Council; Ohio Health; Ohio Corn and Wheat; Seed Consultants; Richwood Bank; Beck’s Hybrids; Price Farms Organics; Trimble Insurance; Ohio’s Country Journal and Ohio’s Ag Net; Barrett, Easterday and Cunningham Law; JD Equipment;  Heritage Co-Op; Powell Village Winery; Restoration Brew Worx; Watershed Distillery.Delaware County Farm Bureau has more than 3,300 members who are farmers, gardeners, food enthusiasts and more. The organization partners with local businesses and organizations to make life better for members and grow communities. To learn more, or to join, follow on Facebook or go to GrowWithFB.org.last_img read more

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Ahanmisi powers Akari-Adamson in thrilling win over Marinerong Pilipino

first_imgPBA IMAGESJerrick Ahanmisi saved his best for last as he steered Akari-Adamson to a huge 80-75 come-from-behind victory over Marinerong Pilipino Thursday in the 2018 PBA D-League Aspirants’ Cup at Ynares Sports Arena in Pasig.The Fil-Nigerian guard had the crucial steal and go-ahead assist to Simon Camacho’s and-one play with 10.9 ticks to play before sealing the victory with two freebies .ADVERTISEMENT LATEST STORIES 2 ‘newbie’ drug pushers fall in Lucena sting MOST READ Globe Business launches leading cloud-enabled and hardware-agnostic conferencing platform in PH Slow and steady hope for near-extinct Bangladesh tortoises No more limit on lending of PBA players to Gilas, says new commissioner Brace for potentially devastating typhoon approaching PH – NDRRMC Trending Articles PLAY LIST 00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles00:50Trending Articles01:29Police teams find crossbows, bows in HK university01:35Panelo suggests discounted SEA Games tickets for students02:49Robredo: True leaders perform well despite having ‘uninspiring’ boss02:42PH underwater hockey team aims to make waves in SEA Games01:44Philippines marks anniversary of massacre with calls for justice01:19Fire erupts in Barangay Tatalon in Quezon City Ahanmisi, the younger brother of Rain or Shine playmaker Maverick, pumped life into Akari-Adamson, which was  behind by 10, 21-31, early in the game as he shot 4-of-8 from downtown to end up with 23 points, five rebounds, and four assists.Sean Manganti added 13 markers, three boards, two assists, and two blocks, while Jerom Lastimosa had nine points in the win.FEATURED STORIESSPORTSWATCH: Drones light up sky in final leg of SEA Games torch runSPORTSLillard, Anthony lead Blazers over ThunderSPORTSMalditas save PH from shutout“I don’t know if they underestimated us because we’re a college team, but we’re here to prove something and show that we can compete,” said coach Franz Pumaren of the conference-opening win.The Falcons were able to weather the early drought after going 8-of-18 from beyond the arc. Renzo Subido still tried to tie the game at 78 in the waning seconds, but his triple went way short.Billy Robles topped Marinerong Pilipino (1-1) with 13 points, seven rebounds, three assists, two steals, and two blocks, while Kyle Toth shot a perfect 3-of-3 from threes to wound up with 11 markers and four boards in the loss.The Scores:AKARI-ADAMSON 80 — Ahanmisi 23, Manganti 13, Lastimosa 9, Catapusan 8, Mojica 7, Hill 6, Buenaventura 4, Sarr 4, Camacho 3, Longalong 3, Bernardo 0, Lojera 0, Macion 0,MARINERONG PILIPINO 75 — Robles 13, Toth 11, Subido 9, Terso 9, Paredes 8, Tratter 8, Ayonayon 4, Banal 4, Babilonia 3, Lopez 2, Pasaol 2, Tolentino 2, Iñigo 0, Olivares.ADVERTISEMENT Typhoon Kammuri accelerates, gains strength en route to PH View comments Don’t miss out on the latest news and information. NEXT BLOCK ASIA 2.0 introduces GURUS AWARDS to recognize and reward industry influencers John Lloyd Cruz a dashing guest at Vhong Navarro’s wedding Kammuri turning to super typhoon less likely but possible — Pagasa Read Next Quarters: 19-26, 42-48, 63-65, 80-75.last_img read more