Benefits of audiobook listening

Benefits of audiobook listening

Up to 85 percent of what we learn, we learn by listening. This is just one statistic for how listening to audiobooks can promote literacy in children....

June 22nd, 2019 |  


High Court surprises again

“If the Democrats and Republicans have been fighting so furiously about whether you’re going to be confirmed, it’s natural for some ...

June 21st, 2019 |  


Expanding overtime pay for Ohio workers

Expanding overtime pay for Ohio workers

Nearly three years ago, I stood in Columbus to announce that the Obama administration was going to finally raise the salary threshold to earn overtime...

June 20th, 2019 |  



Memories of Lorena

Memories of Lorena

It seems my theme the last few weeks has been about my family members. There were four of us, and we were several years apart. Mother said we were spr...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Vegetables for both humans, dogs

Vegetables for both humans, dogs

A recent article in a pet magazine reported the benefits of feeding vegetables to your pets. The common dry pet food diet seems to be lacking fresh nu...

June 19th, 2019 |  


Suburbs of our galaxy

Suburbs of our galaxy

The Milky Way, our galaxy, is one of trillions of tiny islands of stars sprinkled throughout the vast cosmic ocean of space.When we look at images of ...

June 18th, 2019 |  


Annual Medieval Faire back again

Annual Medieval Faire back again

The Delaware County District Library’s (DCDL) annual Ostrander Branch Medieval Faire is back again for its sixth year! This free event for all a...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Stratford Ecological Center relies on volunteers

Stratford Ecological Center relies on volunteers

Last Tuesday was a perfect day for volunteers to work at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road. Temperatures were in the low 70s, with a blue sk...

June 15th, 2019 |  


Case centered around love

“Under our Constitution, the freedom to marry, or not marry, a person of another race resides with the individual and cannot be infringed by the...

June 14th, 2019 |  


Combating illegal fentanyl trafficking

Combating illegal fentanyl trafficking

Fentanyl is responsible for too many deaths in our state and too much of it continues to be trafficked into our neighborhoods from China and Mexico.Oh...

June 13th, 2019 |