Tom Noe: Ohio’s political prisoner

Because Gov. John Kasich is playing politics, Tom Noe is rotting in jail. Noe, one of 50,000 inmates in Ohio prisons, holds a unique distinction. He i...

January 6th, 2018 |  


Not all sexual misdeeds are unforgivable

The current flood of sexual harassment allegations have toppled — deservedly — high-powered businessmen, accomplished actors and seasoned ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


What Scouts, 4H’ers, prosecutors share in common

What Scouts, 4H’ers, prosecutors share in common

A Scout is: trustworthy, loyal, helpful, friendly, courteous, kind, obedient, cheerful, thrifty, brave, clean, and reverent.Scouts vow to: “do m...

January 5th, 2018 |  



Kids need a digital diet, not a cellphone

According to a recent survey by the toy company Melissa & Doug, 70 percent of parents want their children to spend less time watching electronic m...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Your Pastor Speaks: Christmas is not over

Your Pastor Speaks: Christmas is not over

“January,” a name derived from the Latin “ianua,” means “door.” Happy Door Month! We enter the door of a new year ...

January 5th, 2018 |  


Does speaking Spanish make one Latino?

My first spoken words were in Spanish, “Mami, yo quiero … ” Thirty years later, my son would string together his first sentence in S...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Data collection critical to understanding eating disorders

More than 30 million Americans experience an eating disorder in their lifetime. That’s nearly one in 10. Yet, depending on the diagnosis, as few...

January 4th, 2018 |  


Resolutions: Who does their success depend on?

Resolutions: Who does their success depend on?

A new year is upon us. With every new year comes resolutions. Resolutions are things people will attempt to do with the belief that it will make them ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Some revealing numbers about race and prison

You may know that the crime rate in the U.S. fell rapidly between 2000 and 2015, an extension of a streak that began in the early 1990s. You probably ...

January 3rd, 2018 |  


Net neutrality repeal widens opportunity gap for students

In December, the FCC repealed “net neutrality” — a policy that allows equitable access to content on the Internet — in a 3-2 v...

January 3rd, 2018 |