Who now is battling turmoil?
May 22, 2016 Just a few weeks ago, Hillary Clinton and other Democrat Party leaders were chortling with glee at what they called disarray in the Republican Part. more »»
Medical marijuana requires safeguards
May 18, 2016 It appears virtually certain Ohioans will have access to marijuana — or at least, the active ingredient in it — for medicinal purposes within the next year or so. more »»
Survey postcards trample privacy
May 15, 2016 If you are an Ohioan who has received help from the state Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services, you may not want that fact to be common knowledge. Your mail carrier may know. more »»
Good idea to reopen pool, but ...
May 14, 2016 A tip of the sun hat to Sycamore Village Council members who voted to open the community pool again this summer. A tentative opening date of July 1 is being considered. more »»
Seminars can help rehab projects
May 13, 2016 They might not prepare the next stars of a cable TV fixer-upper reality show, but two seminars are coming to town which can help people renovate older properties. The first is set for 10 a.m.-4 p.m. more »»
Will VP candidates be from the same state?
May 12, 2016 It wouldn’t be surprising if an Ohioan ends up on a presidential ticket. Especially because obvious choices exist for likely nominees from both major parties to pick someone from the Buckeye State. more »»
Guidelines sought for body cameras
May 10, 2016 Use of body cameras by law enforcement officers and deputies in Ohio is increasing and will continue to do so. It makes sense for the state to have at least limited rules for them. more »»
A waste of time, money in hiring process
May 8, 2016 Some employers have very good reasons for rejecting job applicants with criminal histories. For example, you probably don’t want your local police department offering jobs to convicted felons. more »»
Kasich would be great VP
May 6, 2016 Gov. John Kasich fought the good fight for his fellow Americans. He should be given the opportunity to continue doing so — and should take i. more »»
Be aware of cycle safety
May 5, 2016 May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month, and there are three things to keep in mind about that. The first is that word “safety.” May isn’t just a month to remind motorists to watch for motorcycles. more »»
Why not let common sense prevail?
May 1, 2016 “Common Sense,” written by one of the founding fathers, Thomas Paine, was something of a handbook for American colonists thinking of forming a new government in 1776. more »»
Postcard wasn’t crafted by nobody
April 26, 2016 Maybe you’ve heard the story about people named Everybody, Somebody, Anybody and Nobody. As in, “There was an important job to be done and Everybody was sure that Somebody would do it. more »»
Earmarks gone, but waste still thrives
April 21, 2016 Remember when Congress said it was eliminating earmark spending? Absurd wastes of taxpayer money through pork barrel projects were going to be a thing of the past. Not so fas. more »»
Market could bypass pot issue
April 20, 2016 As the Ohio legislature works to circumvent an effort to get a medical marijuana issue on the November ballot, residents should be aware of how medicinal marijuana would be dispensed. more »»