‘We are several decades overdue for a third party’

To the editor:The dictionary defines “conundrum” as something that is puzzling or confusing. I thought of that definition when considering...

December 10th, 2015 |  


‘A semi-automatic rifle under the Christmas tree’

To the editor:I looked with sadness and disbelief at my Christmas ads this week. A door-buster sale — complete with a picture of a semi-automati...

December 10th, 2015 updated: December 10th, 2015. |  


The intricate balance of plea negotiations

The intricate balance of plea negotiations

Being a prosecutor is my passion. I believe with every fiber of my being that people should be held accountable for their actions.An admission of guil...

December 9th, 2015 |  



‘In the long run, global warming more threatening’

To the editor:The old adage says: “Politicians worry about the next election. Statesmen worry about the next generation.”That distinction ...

December 9th, 2015 updated: December 9th, 2015. |  


‘These terrorists aren’t interested in fighting armies’

To the editor:It looks like Chuck Smith opened a giant can of worms with his letter on President Obama’s handling of the Syrian refugee dilemma....

December 9th, 2015 |  


‘Nothing but inaction and platitudes’

An open letter to Congressman Pat Tiberi of Ohio’s 12th Congressional District.Dear sir:I am writing to you with both a heavy heart and fear for...

December 7th, 2015 |  


‘Muslims have values that are different …’

To the editor:Two of our most learned liberal citizens are teaming up to attack me for defending Dr. Ben Carson, an honorable Republican black man run...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Gloria goes hunting

Gloria goes hunting

Hello, friends!My husband, Daniel, had a busy week. After putting in 12-hour days in his shop, he eagerly anticipated opening morning of shotgun seaso...

December 7th, 2015 |  


Nicole Fowles: More ways to stay in touch with library staff

Nicole Fowles: More ways to stay in touch with library staff

You’ll find that the staff here at the Delaware County District Library are happy to recommend some of our favorite books for you to try. You ca...

December 5th, 2015 |  


David Hejmanowski: When the ACLU sued Delaware County

David Hejmanowski: When the ACLU sued Delaware County

“While they were there, the time came for the baby to be born, and she gave birth to her firstborn, a son. She wrapped him in cloths and placed ...

December 4th, 2015 |