Rural America needs broadband to survive

Rural America needs broadband to survive

Over the last six months, the United States has seen various forms of lockdown as we have worked to slow the spread of the COVID-19 virus. These uncer...

September 26th, 2020 |  


Ohio law makes for good neighbors

Ohio law makes for good neighbors

“Don’t ever take a fence down until you know why it was put up.”— Robert Frost“Good fences make good neighbors.”&#...

September 25th, 2020 |  


Closer look at VA health care copay rates

Closer look at VA health care copay rates

Let’s take a closer look at VA health care 2020 copay rates for VA and VA-approved health, effective Jan. 1, 2020. VA can help with your questio...

September 24th, 2020 |  



Autumnal equinox kicks off today

Autumnal equinox kicks off today

Autumn will soon begin, and I must confess a certain trepidation. When I was director of Perkins Observatory, I always received some form of the follo...

September 22nd, 2020 |  


No shortage of experiences at farm school

No shortage of experiences at farm school

Although Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road continues to be closed to the public, we are grateful for the opportunity to keep everyone abreas...

September 19th, 2020 |  


Disturbing country’s 29th president

Disturbing country’s 29th president

“We’re invisible. They’re treating us just like they treated my grandmother.” — James Blaesing“Widespread, public...

September 18th, 2020 |  


POW/MIA Recognition Day to be held Sept. 18

POW/MIA Recognition Day to be held Sept. 18

“You Are Not Forgotten” – that’s the central phrase behind the POW/MIA remembrance movement which honors America’s priso...

September 17th, 2020 |  


Cutting costs for local government projects

Cutting costs for local government projects

The COVID-19 pandemic has brought no shortage of unforeseen challenges to our state and country; but through resilience and bold leadership at all lev...

September 16th, 2020 |  


History behind discovery of Saturn’s rings

History behind discovery of Saturn’s rings

Ah, Saturn! No astronomical sight is more breathtaking, even in a small telescope, than Saturn’s celestial hat brim. Around 9 p.m., look for the...

September 15th, 2020 |  


Coffee lawsuit tossed after new findings

Coffee lawsuit tossed after new findings

“Dozens of studies suggest that coffee drinkers live longer, have healthier hearts and are happier.”— William Murray, presidentNatio...

September 11th, 2020 |