Why scientists marched

Why scientists marched

Hundreds of thousands of scientists and their supporters recently took to the streets, marching in favor of science-based policies. How did our scienc...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Saudi Arabia’s duplicity

Saudi Arabia’s duplicity

Trusting Saudi Arabia to combat terrorists and extremists and “drive them out,” as President Trump called on the kingdom and other Arab an...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Stevenson Cemetery

Many of the very early settlers were Christians, and desired to have church services on a regular basis. Rev. Robert Armstrong, a Presbyterian ministe...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Billionaires lay siege to state governments

Billionaires lay siege to state governments

It’s easy to become mesmerized by The Donald Show in this year’s political circus.But a lot of the real action is in the outer rings, wher...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Two ways Congress can make our police officers safer

Two ways Congress can make our police officers safer

Earlier this month Ohio experienced a tragic loss, as another police officer was killed in the line of duty. He responded to a call for help and was a...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Weblogs offer expertise, entertainment

Weblogs offer expertise, entertainment

As a newspaper columnist, I’ve often been asked if I am also a “blogger,” to which I scoff, throw an annoyed glance back and say, de...

May 24th, 2017 |  


Editorial: College drinking

The adage that kids will be kids cannot be allowed to excuse away deadly games that are being played with alcohol on many college campuses.We’re...

May 24th, 2017 |  


If it weren’t for bad luck …

If it weren’t for bad luck …

It seems to me that the old ditty with the line, “If it weren’t for bad luck I’d have no luck at all” surely must be the theme...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


If Washington won’t rein in corporate greed, your state might

If Washington won’t rein in corporate greed, your state might

Josh Elliott is fed up with overpaid CEOs. As the owner of a Connecticut natural foods market with 40 employees, he says he could never justify pocket...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Letters to the editor

Thanks to PeralesEditor:On behalf of children and families served by Ohio’s child protection system, Public Children Services Association of Ohi...

May 22nd, 2017 |