My ‘29 Pontiac in the rear-view

My ‘29 Pontiac in the rear-view

How could one pass up the opportunity to talk about one’s first car?Like so many men, particularly in the past, owning and driving a car was an ...

July 14th, 2020 |  


Who really has herd mentality

In recent weeks, there have been some who often write to this publication and frequently comment on the NJ website accusing peaceful protesters of hav...

July 13th, 2020 |  


You’re getting older when …

You’re getting older when …

It takes a lot longer to get in and out of the car than it did a few years ago. Actually, it was quite a few years ago.Back when I volunteered as a fi...

July 13th, 2020 |  



Final decision on DACA will rest with the voters

The Supreme Court recently ruled against President Trump’s efforts to negate President Obama’s order protecting from deportation foreign n...

July 10th, 2020 |  


Once again, Ohio lawmakers take the wrong path on guns

A little more than a month from now, a full year will have passed since the mass murder by gun of nine people in Dayton – 26 people shot in 32 s...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Colleges must fight racism, COVID-19 and hazing

On campuses throughout Ohio and across the country, “back to school” this fall promises to be as fraught as it ever has been, and with goo...

July 9th, 2020 |  


Open trade and tech schools

Education from kindergarten through graduate school stalled when governments and school leaders took strong measures to stem the spread of the coronav...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Expanding broadband internet access

Expanding broadband internet access

This pandemic has been the Great Revealer. It’s exposing so many inequities in our society, and it’s affecting nearly every aspect of our ...

July 8th, 2020 |  


An open letter to 2020

An open letter to 2020

Dear 2020:Listen, we need to talk. I don’t know why you’ve been such a difficult year. Are you in some sort of competition with previous a...

July 8th, 2020 |  


Yes, worry about your grandparents

Last week, Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine tried a little psychology when he urged younger Buckeye State residents “If you don’t worry about yoursel...

July 6th, 2020 |