Column: This dress was made to last

Column: This dress was made to last

She wore it for one day in 1919, and it looked as if it was sewn with this in mind.My grandma’s wedding dress was more than a little worse for w...

August 17th, 2019 |  


Column: Soylent Green New Deal is three years away

Column: Soylent Green New Deal is three years away

In an effort to cut carbon emissions from burials and cremations, the state of Washington, led by staunch environmentalist Governor Jay Inslee, became...

August 16th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: We must rethink our food system

Opinion column: We must rethink our food system

The way we produce, consume and discard food is no longer sustainable. That much is clear from the newly released UN climate change report which warns...

August 15th, 2019 |  



HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

HOJGA thanks those who helped in 2019

The Heart of Ohio Junior Golf association, which began in l987, has celebrated 33 years serving junior golfers in the seven Ohio counties of Crawford,...

August 15th, 2019 |  


Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

Column: Trump just sold out American seniors

The Trump administration just sold out seniors to appease the health insurance lobby.Earlier this year, the administration proposed a major healthcare...

August 14th, 2019 |  


Column: Some dusty surprises better than others

Column: Some dusty surprises better than others

The surprises just kept coming.When I moved in with Peter a few years back, I brought my clothes, a few books, and some artwork. I rented out my house...

August 13th, 2019 |  


Shooting ranges free Saturday

Shooting ranges free Saturday

Recreational shooters both young and old are invited to experience one of Ohio’s premier public shooting ranges on Saturday, Aug. 17, during Ohi...

August 12th, 2019 |  


Column: In need of decency, respect

Column: In need of decency, respect

A humble carpenter’s son warned us that “a house divided against itself cannot stand.” In an era of deep division within our country...

August 8th, 2019 |  


Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

Column: Budget invests in Ohio, protects taxpayers

The legislature has completed its work on the biennial budget bill, House Bill 166. In any two-year cycle, the budget is the most significant bill tha...

August 7th, 2019 |  


Opinion column: A horrible tragedy; but a great opportunity for grandstanding

Opinion column: A horrible tragedy; but a great opportunity for grandstanding

One day I’m going to happily leave the newspaper business behind me.There are a few things I’ll miss.Dealing with social media daily is no...

August 6th, 2019 |