COLUMN: Obama spends 51 seconds on Brussels bombing, takes personal day to go watch baseball with new pal Castro

COLUMN: Obama spends 51 seconds on Brussels bombing, takes personal day to go watch baseball with new pal Castro

President of the United States Barack Obama spent fifty-one seconds on March 22 expressing concerns and condolences related to the deadly terrorist at...

March 23rd, 2016 |  


Modifications proposed to hunting seasons

Modifications proposed to hunting seasons

After receiving public input about regulations proposed to the Ohio Wildlife Council on Feb. 10, modifications were made to some of the proposed seaso...

March 21st, 2016 |  


What you should know about firearms in Ohio

What you should know about firearms in Ohio

Am. Sub. H.B. 234, effective March 2015, changed a number of Ohio firearms laws. It reduced initial concealed handgun license (CHL) training from 12 t...

March 21st, 2016 |  



Cheryl Parson: Extended warranty offers could become extended headaches

Cheryl Parson: Extended warranty offers could become extended headaches

There’s a common misleading practice going around that could cost hundreds, and sometimes thousands, of dollars to those that fall prey to it.Th...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Political discourse in sorry state

Thomas Lucente: Political discourse in sorry state

Between Aug. 21, 1858, and Oct. 15, 1858, U.S. Sen. Stephen A. Douglas, D-Ill., met Republican challenger Abraham Lincoln in a series of seven debates...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Chow Line: Consider using fewer highly processed foods

Chow Line: Consider using fewer highly processed foods

In recent years, we have increasingly relied on convenience foods for our everyday meals. I am interested in shifting back to more whole, natural food...

March 20th, 2016 |  


Young people and the right to information

The right to know is the birthright of every child born in this democracy. The challenge is to recognize and nurture that right, to inculcate the atti...

March 18th, 2016 |  


10 lessons for open meetings

“I think heroic deeds were all conceived in the open air.”The quote atop this editorial is from Walt Whitman’s Song of the Open Road...

March 18th, 2016 |  


Education requires using our heads

Bernie Sanders wants to give Americans free college education. This sounds good to any parent who has three or four college age children.Such an idea ...

March 16th, 2016 |  


Obama must close E-ZPass lane for Cuban immigration

Obama must close E-ZPass lane for Cuban immigration

While U.S. politicians rancorously debate Syrian refugees, undocumented Mexican immigrants and Chinese “anchor babies,” a far more questio...

March 15th, 2016 |