A woolly story of Aries, the Ram

A woolly story of Aries, the Ram

High in the south right now you’ll find the constellation, Aries, the Ram. Frankly, the constellation doesn’t get much attention from amat...

October 29th, 2019 |  


2019-2020 Term Brings Guns, Abortion, Immigration before the High Court

2019-2020 Term Brings Guns, Abortion, Immigration before the High Court

“The liberties of none are safe unless the liberties of all are protected.” — Justice William O. Douglas“More important than y...

October 27th, 2019 |  


Fall is the wrong time to prune lilacs

Fall is the wrong time to prune lilacs

For most gardeners, Lilac means the traditional “old-fashioned” shrub that graces so many old farmhouses, and probably your grandmother...

October 26th, 2019 |  



Sherrod Brown: Protecting Ohioans with preexisting conditions

Sherrod Brown: Protecting Ohioans with preexisting conditions

This month, a new report revealed that two million Ohioans could lose health care if President Trump gets his way and the entire Affordable Care Act i...

October 24th, 2019 |  


Recalling old fish story

Recalling old fish story

Recently, my wife and I visited our daughter, Krishni, and her newly-purchased house in Chicago. She is settling into her teaching position at the Uni...

October 22nd, 2019 |  


Kids love old harvester

Kids love old harvester

It feels good to be outside at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road after the first frost of the season and revel in this week’s Indian S...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Staff loves to talk books

Staff loves to talk books

Here at the Delaware County District Library, we pride ourselves on good customer service. Part of providing such a service is to know what is happeni...

October 19th, 2019 |  


Standing Bear arrives in Washington

Standing Bear arrives in Washington

“My hand is not the color of yours, but if I pierce it, I shall feel pain. The blood that will flow from mine will be the same color as yours. T...

October 18th, 2019 |  


The Amish Cook: Transitioning to Fall

The Amish Cook: Transitioning to Fall

As crispy coolness fills the air with the return of the sweet tang of apples and fresh pumpkins, there is no doubt that summer is fading into fall. At...

October 17th, 2019 |  


Downtown Delaware lookin’ good

Downtown Delaware lookin’ good

When I was in downtown Delaware early this Oct. 9 morning, I decided I wanted to take a close look at the Rutherford B. Hayes statue. When I was still...

October 16th, 2019 |