Washing & waking up the crankiness

Once again I am cranky, which is happening with slightly more regularity.Could it be age? If so, in 10 years I will be strapped in a chair with my mou...

November 9th, 2022 |  


Another newspaper story complete

Another newspaper story complete

On November 11, 2022 our friend, Tom Barr will shut down his computer for the last time as editor of the Wilmington News Journal. After serving eight ...

November 9th, 2022 |  


Supporting the leaders of tomorrow

Supporting the leaders of tomorrow

Seven years ago, I started the Propel Leadership Conference to bring together student leaders from all around Ohio and help them make connections with...

November 9th, 2022 |  



World War I veterans remember

World War I veterans remember

On Monday, November 11. 1918 the Wilmington Daily News printed a special edition. The headline was displayed in 4-inch letters and screamed “The...

November 8th, 2022 |  


Securing our medical supply chains

Securing our medical supply chains

A person in a suit Description automatically generated with medium confidenceThe pandemic revealed gaping holes and vulnerabilities in our supply chai...

November 1st, 2022 |  


Attracting, retaining STEM talent key to growth

Attracting, retaining STEM talent key to growth

Attracting and retaining the best STEM talent is both a national security and economic imperative. Congress has been considering providing an exemptio...

November 1st, 2022 |  


Nowhere else but here in America

A bit of nostalgia…During the Clinton years, Ed Kuehn and I took a trip to Washington, D.C. with friends.I was familiar with Washington. My gran...

October 27th, 2022 updated: October 27th, 2022. |  


The best stories come back around

The best stories come back around

“Have you ever heard a joke so many times you’ve forgotten why it’s funny? Then you hear it again and suddenly it’s new. You r...

October 24th, 2022 |  


Fighting to protect our postal carriers

Fighting to protect our postal carriers

When you put something in the mail, you shouldn’t have to worry about it reaching its final destination.But, over the past year, USPS mail carri...

October 24th, 2022 |  


Support democracy and cast your vote

Support democracy and cast your vote

My vote for the most discouraging news of the week goes to the New York Times story that appeared under this headline, “Voters See Democracy in ...

October 20th, 2022 |