DeWine reopening order a necessary gamble

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s announcement that more businesses can reopen should boost local economies and well as morale for some employees, but it&...

May 13th, 2020 |  


Return to normalcy depends on us all

In one way, protesters in Ohio and around the country demanding businesses be reopened are giving voice to all of us.Who isn’t tired of being st...

May 13th, 2020 |  


We’re all in this … together?

We constantly are being reminded on TV, locally and nationally, that during this COVID-19 pandemic, we are all in this together. I have seen very litt...

May 12th, 2020 |  



Respect for veterans and our flag

Respect for veterans and our flag

As the 155th Memorial Day approaches and events are being continued and/or cancelled due to the pandemic, I would like to say a few words about this i...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Don’t skip your doctor visits

With the risk of the extremely contagious coronavirus, many parents have been avoiding taking their children to playgrounds, libraries, and other publ...

May 12th, 2020 |  


Better 6 feet apart than 6 feet under

While chatting with a friend last week, he mentioned that one of his tenants said she thought the entire hullabaloo about the virus is a way for the p...

May 11th, 2020 |  


Nurses: The heroes of healthcare

Nurses: The heroes of healthcare

My first exposure to hospital nurses came in 1956. I had just turned 6 years old.Second grade was fun. I loved my new teacher, Mrs. McCoy. Then, while...

May 11th, 2020 |  


Vital role of journalists in freedom

“What breaks my heart is to see how much he aged since being imprisoned. He used to be a man full of energy and vigor. Now, he is old, sickly, s...

May 8th, 2020 |  


How smart is covid app solution?

The idea of the National Health Service tracing app is to enable smartphones to track users and tell them whether they interacted with someone who had...

May 8th, 2020 |  


Keeping our eyes on addiction crisis

Keeping our eyes on addiction crisis

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 8th, 2020 |