Juneteenth celebration provided ‘beacon of hope, aspiration’

Juneteenth celebration provided ‘beacon of hope, aspiration’

Recently, a bright ray of hope shone through the turbulent times here in the City of Delaware. These are turbulent, distressing times with reports of ...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Striking athletes, baseball playoffs and the national anthem

Striking athletes, baseball playoffs and the national anthem

“Professional baseball is dead, killed by the greed of the players and owners.”— New York Times, Sept. 11, 1918“We’ll pl...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


National Dairy Month is in full swing. Milk, yogurt and cheese are celebrated during June.Nutrient rich dairy foods are one of the most affordable sou...

June 20th, 2018 |  



What happened to husband, wife being united as one?

What happened to husband, wife being united as one?

The family dynamic in America has changed across recent decades.Divorce in my parents’ generation was extremely rare; living together outside of...

June 19th, 2018 |  


Dealing with summer slide

The summer slide is starting this week for most Ohio students.But it’s not the slippery steel slope kids enjoy on the playground. It’s the...

June 19th, 2018 |  


More favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

More favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

Recall that last week we discussed the questions that boys ask about astronomy at our programs. Generally speaking, they ask about facts. How far away...

June 18th, 2018 |  


Nation of Iceland versus Iceland supermarket

Nation of Iceland versus Iceland supermarket

“We are looking for a live and let live outcome.” — Jon Asbergsson, Managing Director “Promote Iceland”“We are not...

June 15th, 2018 |  


Strawberries are in season. Sure, they can be seen in the grocery year round but these sweet, juicy berries come from local gardens from May to July. ...

June 13th, 2018 |  


‘Our actions are changing the environment’

I write in response to recent news about the bipartisan Climate Solutions Caucus in the U.S. House of Representatives. This group of representatives, ...

June 11th, 2018 |  


All-time favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

All-time favorite kid questions at Perkins Observatory

I’m retiring as director of Perkins Observatory on July 31. During the last three weeks in July, we have 13 programs scheduled. Most of them are...

June 11th, 2018 |