Independence & STABLE accounts

Independence & STABLE accounts

August is ABLE to Save Month, and I can think of no better time to raise awareness about the life-changing impact ABLE accounts are making nationwide....

August 13th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Stop the stall, legalize marijuana in Ohio

He was just a boy of 15, addicted to marijuana. “Yes, I remember. Just a young boy… under the influence of drugs… who killed his ent...

August 12th, 2021 |  


Creating infrastructure jobs for Ohioans

Creating infrastructure jobs for Ohioans

We’re on the verge of an historic investment in Ohio infrastructure that will create good-paying jobs in communities all over the state. And one...

August 11th, 2021 |  



UBI payments: Utopian, or realistic?

UBI payments: Utopian, or realistic?

As a recent candidate for the mayor of New York City, Andrew Yang proposed to, “Give some low-income New York residents a basic cash-payment of ...

August 11th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Ohio’s unfair bail system is akin to debtors’ jail

You can never get a day back.We imagine that reality is not lost on people such as Anthony C. Wofford III.Before being acquitted on April 16, he was s...

August 10th, 2021 |  


News Journal’s Letter to the Editor policies for Nov. 2 election

News Journal’s Letter to the Editor policies for Nov. 2 election

The News Journal deadline to receive Letters to the Editor pertaining to the Tuesday, November 2 election is noon Friday, October 22. Please email let...

August 10th, 2021 updated: August 13th, 2021. |  


Hillbilly-style and proud of it

Hillbilly-style and proud of it

Growing up, we didn’t go out to restaurants very often. We didn’t have the money to eat out, so most of our meals were eaten in our little...

August 9th, 2021 |  


Editorial: Finally, a school funding plan

About a quarter century ago, the Ohio Supreme Court ordered state lawmakers to restructure the state’s property tax method for funding public sc...

August 6th, 2021 |  


The Greatest Show on Earth

The Greatest Show on Earth

When I was a child of five or six living in Yonkers, New York, my parents took my sister and me to “The Greatest Show on Earth”, i.e. the ...

August 5th, 2021 |  


Editorial: School districts need to decide

Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine is doing the right thing in declaring that, for now, he will not be issuing a mask mandate for schools. (Surely his office is cl...

August 5th, 2021 |