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 |  


Time to play marbles at Indy

Time to play marbles at Indy

Driving over to Chillicothe the other day at 70 mph with a steady breeze blowing out of the northeast that pushed our mid-size sedan around, I found m...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Remembering Robert Impson

XENIA — Robert Impson was a graduate of the Ohio Soldiers’ and Sailor’s Orphans’ Home and often stated that he was happy to ha...

May 19th, 2017 |  


OSSO home report for 1907

OSSO home report for 1907

The administration of the Ohio Soldiers’ and Sailor’s Orphans’ Home was required to publish a report which was sent to the Governor ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


A president struggling to get on track

A president struggling to get on track

I have significant differences with Donald Trump’s political stances, but I want him to enjoy a successful presidency. It’s good for neith...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The coming crisis for the world’s farmers

The coming crisis for the world’s farmers

Remember the climate crisis? It’s still happening. Having a government that resembles a circus, it turns out, hasn’t stopped the clock on ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Hamvention: Answer man part two

Hamvention: Answer man part two

It seems to me that amateur radio operators, or Hams such as will shortly be attending the Hamvention, are largely unnoticed in their home communities...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Hamvention: The answer man

Hamvention: The answer man

It seems to me that a number of readers through the years I have been doing this column have somehow come to consider me the “answer man”,...

May 16th, 2017 |