Union financial transparency comes to Canada

After several years of debate, the Canadian Parliament last week passed legislation to require financial transparency from labor unions. This is a mon...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Return to reasonable lending opens door to homeownership

Home-buying season is heating up. Homes sold faster in April than at any point in almost the last two years, according to data released by the Nationa...

July 24th, 2015 |  


Don’t repeal Country-of-Origin Labeling

(Ppen letter to) Senator Sherrod Brown:The undersigned organizations representing consumers and livestock producers in Ohio respectfully urge you to r...

July 23rd, 2015 updated: July 23rd, 2015. |  



Message of thanks

Dear Editor:I would like to use the letter to the editor forum to thank my husband, Don Harvey, for his mowing of the Maxwell Park walking trails thes...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Eco-friendly mosquito control

Don’t let mosquitoes keep you from enjoying your garden and outdoor parties. Look for environmentally sound ways to manage these pests in your g...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Conservation, crop insurance and tax dollars

America loves farmers. Our government loves them so much that they subsidize, on average, 62 percent of their crop insurance premiums. Crop insurance ...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


Helping Ohio businesses sell their products around the world

Helping Ohio businesses sell their products around the world

Davenport Aviation is a small business in Columbus—an aircraft parts distributor that exports its products to Africa and South America. Its busi...

July 23rd, 2015 |  


1912 Carriage factory fire was memorable

1912 Carriage factory fire was memorable

Driving on West Main Street in Cardington I pass the vacant lot just east of the railroad track on the north side of the street. Known in my growing u...

July 22nd, 2015 |  


Taking control of your electricity and natural gas purchases

As consumers, we have choices in most of the important purchases of our lives – everything from groceries to gasoline, from cars to cell phones....

July 22nd, 2015 |  


To the left, all lives don’t matter

Former Maryland Gov. Martin O’Malley (D) never saw what hit him. Making the unassailable statement that “all lives matter,” O’...

July 22nd, 2015 |