Opinion column. Light a candle of remembrance today for the fallen

Opinion column. Light a candle of remembrance today for the fallen

American Legion National Commander James W. “Bill” Oxford is urging the public to honor the country’s fallen military heroes at dusk...

May 25th, 2020 |  


Information on how to file for Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

Information on how to file for Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance

Federal PUA claims may now be filedLast week, Ohio’s Job and Family Services (JFS) launched their new Federal Pandemic Unemployment Assistance (...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Sherrod Brown opinion: More Ohio renters should get relief

Sherrod Brown opinion: More Ohio renters should get relief

Before this crisis, a quarter of renters spent more than half of their incomes on housing, often putting them one emergency away from impossible choic...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  



Opinion: Mothers Against Drunk Driving fear a return to the normal

Opinion: Mothers Against Drunk Driving fear a return to the normal

WASHINGTON — As businesses begin to reopen and Americans venture out of their homes, Mothers Against Drunk Driving (MADD) is urging everyone to stay...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 21st, 2020. |  


Opinion column: Are you suffering emotional pain from pandemic? It’s OK

Opinion column: Are you suffering emotional pain from pandemic? It’s OK

How have you been feeling through the Coronavirus pandemic? Anxious? Depressed? Angry? Unsure about everything? It’s not fun, I know. For many o...

May 20th, 2020 |  


Bluegill a great fish for youngsters

Bluegill a great fish for youngsters

If you have been reading my columns for long, you probably can tell I prefer to chase bass or walleye when it comes to fishing. But if you want some k...

May 18th, 2020 |  


Op-Ed: The economic cold war brewing with China

Op-Ed: The economic cold war brewing with China

“Here’s my strategy on the Cold War: We win, they lose.” – President Ronald Reagan, 1981For those of us who grew up during the...

May 14th, 2020 |  


Sherrod Brown opinion column: Trying to put money in Ohioans’ pockets

Sherrod Brown opinion column: Trying to put money in Ohioans’ pockets

It’s clear what a toll this pandemic is taking on Ohioans’ paychecks and family budgets. Even as we work to get our economy moving again a...

May 13th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

Opinion column: Health system strained; addiction crisis remains

As the coronavirus pandemic has gripped the world, it seems as though every aspect of life before this crisis has been put on hold. Schools are closed...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Opinion column: Simple changes can aid Ohio election process

Opinion column: Simple changes can aid Ohio election process

Ohio completed its primary election on April 28 in a way that no one ever envisioned, but in a way that was necessitated by the global pandemic.While ...

May 11th, 2020 |