Kasich ‘showing woeful ignorance of history’

To the editor:I realize that candidates for public office will often adopt positions they think will resonate with voters. Sometimes, their public pos...

December 4th, 2015 |  


‘Let’s put what ISIS is doing in perspective’

To the editor:We need to step back from the fear of allowing Syrian refugees into our country.Consider the following:First, allowing us to be guided b...

December 4th, 2015 |  


Brad Ross: Think green when Christmas giving

Brad Ross: Think green when Christmas giving

When it comes to Christmas shopping, we have “Black Friday,” “Shop Local Saturday” and “Cyber Monday” — and...

December 3rd, 2015 |  



Mariann Main: A tale of two dog pounds

Mariann Main: A tale of two dog pounds

Sometimes my uttered words — when angry or frustrated — are not the best choice of verbiage. Thanksgiving evening was one of those occasio...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


‘We will be unworthy of their legacy’

To the editor:I wonder what B. Tirrill-Dey intends when she says, “You can’t be all things to all people,” in her recent letter to t...

December 2nd, 2015 |  


Carol Keck: Why produce isn’t always local

Carol Keck: Why produce isn’t always local

Ohio’s four seasons and hearty soil allow farmers to grow a wide variety of produce including apples and asparagus, blackberries and Brussels sp...

December 1st, 2015 updated: December 1st, 2015. |  


David Carpenter: Ohio should be encouraging renewable energy

David Carpenter: Ohio should be encouraging renewable energy

Should Ohio and the U.S. continue to invest in renewable energy? Since renewable energy is becoming increasingly cost-competitive on its own, do we ha...

November 23rd, 2015 |  


Gloria gives thanks

Gloria gives thanks

Cheery Thanksgiving greetings to all!Thanksgiving is a special season to give thanks, an excellent motivator to get our minds geared into a positive d...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘The moral imperative to preserve Earth’

To the editor:This month, the world passed two milestones: First, the concentration of carbon dioxide in the atmosphere became permanently above 400 m...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Nicole Fowles: Mobile hotspots are library’s latest offering

Nicole Fowles: Mobile hotspots are library’s latest offering

This week I’m sure many of you are busy making plans to travel, cook, eat, see friends and family, watch some sports, and shop. While stores are...

November 21st, 2015 |