Vote Hawk, Walls and Mongold

When I moved to Sabina some 50 years ago, I became a next-door neighbor to Dean and Mary Hawk. Getting to know Dean, I realized he was a hard-working,...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Eichelberger great choice for council

Linda Eichelberger is running for Council at Large. Linda has had over 23 years of experience with working with the city. She has accomplished giving ...

October 13th, 2015 |  


G1 Gateway Zoning questioned

A friend of mine told me that where he lives, a sign has to be posted on any property slated for a zoning change. How would you feel if you saw that s...

October 13th, 2015 |  



Issue 1 solution for redistricting

Every 10 years, the fight begins on how Ohio’s legislative districts will be chopped up to benefit the party in power.If your party didn’t...

October 9th, 2015 updated: October 9th, 2015. |  


Charter school reforms head to governor

Charter school reforms head to governor

I firmly believe in families and parents having a broad range of options when it comes to choosing the right educational setting for their sons and da...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Be aware of breast cancer, be proactive

One in eight women will develop breast cancer in their lifetime, according to The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center — James. And...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Standing up for coal miners

Standing up for coal miners

A century ago, coal miners would take canaries in birdcages down into the mines with them. Those birds served as workers’ only warning against d...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Better skills, better jobs for Ohioans

Better skills, better jobs for Ohioans

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Fund public education, not charter schools

Fund public education, not charter schools

Earlier this year, at a national education conference in Denver, Ohio’s $1 billion charter-school system came under fire, with criticism coming ...

October 5th, 2015 |  


Say what you mean with words and actions

Say what you mean with words and actions

We were driving home from dinner at Damon’s on Sunday evening. It was a fairly late, dark night on Locust Street. Traffic was light. We chatted ...

October 5th, 2015 |