Trump talk designed to divide us

There are people in Congress such as Ayanna Pressley (Mass.), Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (N.Y.), Ilhan Omar (Minn.) and Rashida Tlaib (Mich.) who are fi...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Live life to the fullest

Live life to the fullest

This past Sunday, Mike Brown, pastor at Southside Praise and Worship Center in Hillsboro, taught on living life to its fullest. Believe me, this is a ...

July 17th, 2019 |  


50 years on, Apollo still inspires

50 years on, Apollo still inspires

Fifty years ago this week, one of Ohio’s greatest sons, Neil Armstrong, became the first man to walk on the moon.On July 20, 1969, the world wat...

July 17th, 2019 |  



A tinge, twinge and a singe

A tinge, twinge and a singe

As a practical joker myself, I know revenge can be sweet. Several names of friends, the usual suspects, crossed my mind when I opened our mailbox rece...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Fighting for healthcare for all Ohioans

Fighting for healthcare for all Ohioans

Last week, a federal court heard arguments in a case supported by the Trump Administration that threatens the health coverage of 20 million Americans ...

July 16th, 2019 |  


Far left women in House of Representatives

Have any four individuals in the U.S. Congress ever received so much media attention as the four newly elected congresswomen in the U.S. House of Repr...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Time to re-invent transportation

Time to re-invent transportation

We have come quite a distance since the old horse-and-buggy days — but not quite far enough.Last year, as Debbie and I drove across the barren d...

July 15th, 2019 |  


Real-world student-debt answers

An interesting part of the political debate today is about student loan forgiveness and free tuition in the future. My perspective, after 41 years in ...

July 11th, 2019 |  


Before St. Louis, make a turn to Cahokia

Before St. Louis, make a turn to Cahokia

I’m certain that many readers of this article have been to St. Louis, but I doubt that many of you have known about or taken the time to visit t...

July 11th, 2019 |  


To be one with technology

To be one with technology

For the last 20 years or so, I have been aware that technology may be leaving my ability to grasp its full meaning behind. However, with each passing ...

July 10th, 2019 |