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Marietta, Ohio is located in Washington County. Zip codes in Marietta, OH include 45750. The median home price in Marietta is $159,000. More Marietta information.

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7 hrs ago | NewsandSentinel.com

Property owners carry tax burden

Homeowners and farmers across Ohio are paying 70 percent of school property taxes and Washington County is in line with the pack.

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16 hrs ago | Examiner.com

The Marietta Sweet Corn Festival lets you celebrate one of Ohio's top crops

You take that first bite of a fresh, piping hot, sweet corn-on-the-cob dipped in melted butter.

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Yesterday | Marietta Times

Don't text & drive

One week after the city of Marietta implemented a ban on the use of wireless devices while driving, the Marietta Police Department has written 55 warnings to motorists.

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Fri Jul 11, 2014

Marietta Times

Roaring start

Local residents, speed-freaks, and water bugs wandered, danced and hula-hooped through the streets of Marietta Friday night, as the opening of the 14th annual Riverfront Roar and the July Merchants and Artist Walk happily collided.

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Marietta Times

Love's Labour's Lost'

Scattered on picnic blankets and lawn chairs, enjoying the cool summer air, local residents enjoyed a relatively new experience Friday evening-an open air performance of one of William Shakespeare's earliest comedies in Muskingum Park.

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Marietta Times

A force of nature: Marietta will miss Marilyn

We periodically encounter forces that alter landscapes and human lives. They are formidable, pulling the world in their wake, with an aftermath felt over generations.

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Marietta Times

Police records July 11

James C. Rarey, 43, of 407 Congress Road, Belpre, reported Wednesday that at some point during the past week he believes an acquaintance stole an ATV skid plate from outside his garage.

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Thu Jul 10, 2014

Marietta Times

First Presbyterian in Marietta celebrating 150 years

Pastor David R. Smith said originally services were held in the building next door, where the Seventh Day Adventists held their services.

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Marietta Times

4 arrested for theft at recycling center

Four Marietta residents were arrested for stealing wheels from Ward's Recycling Thursday after a concerned citizen reported suspicious activity there.

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History buffs share memories of Ortt

Near the Washington County Historical Society grows a towering tree with a quirky distinction.

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Marietta Times

Thanks for gesture toward veteran at dinner

My two sisters and their husbands and Ginny and I met in Marietta on the evening on the Fourth of July, and after some consideration, decided to go to a restaurant for dinner.

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Wed Jul 09, 2014

Marietta Times

Up for debate: Challenger awaits response from GOP candidate

A week after 6th Congressional District Democratic candidate Jennifer Garrison challenged Republican incumbent Bill Johnson to a series of seven debates in a letter, the Democratic challenger is still awaiting an answer.

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Marietta Times

Hookah hype?

With its variety of fun, fruity flavors and its light, wispy smoke, a centuries-old smoking mechanism known as a hookah is gaining traction among teens and young adults.

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Tue Jul 08, 2014

Marietta Times

Revitalization district restaurant gets first of 15 new licenses

Patrons of The Original Pizza Place in Marietta can now have a cold brew with their meal as the restaurant has received the first of 15 new liquor licenses that became available through the formation of a city revitalization district late last year.

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Marietta Times

Prepping for Roar this weekend

Organizers say everything is coming together for this weekend's 14th annual Marietta Riverfront Roar powerboat races that kick off Friday along the Ohio River in downtown Marietta.

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Marietta Times

Weather whopper sneaks up on Valley

A storm reminiscent of the derecho that caused widespread destruction two years ago struck Tuesday afternoon, resulting in power outages and damaged buildings around the area.

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Marietta Times

Time for Smart Choice Food orders

Second Congregational Church will be taking orders for a food program, Smart Choice Foods, at the church on Thursday, July 10 from 5 to 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 12 from 9 to 11 a.m. The last day to order food online is July 16 by 11:59 p.m. Food will be distributed at the church on July 26 from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. EBT food cards will be accepted, ... (more)

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Marietta Times

Trail users asked to watch out for each other

As the number of walkers and bikers making use of Marietta's River Trail increases, the chances also increase for potential accidents between bicyclists and pedestrians on the shared use pathway.

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Marietta Times

Homeowners, farmers carry school tax load

Homeowners and farmers across the state are paying 70 percent of school property taxes and Washington County is right in line with the pack.

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Marietta Times

Many deserve thanks for city's upkeep; many don't

Thanks to Johnny Carpenter for faithfully watering all of the hanging baskets in downtown Marietta every day and sometimes twice a day so they stay beautiful throughout the summer.

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