Effects of Agent Orange exposure in Vietnam

Effects of Agent Orange exposure in Vietnam

Agent Orange is a herbicide and defoliant chemical, one of the “tactical use” Rainbow Herbicides. It is widely known for its use by the U....

January 28th, 2021 |  


People left moonstruck over lunar superstitions

People left moonstruck over lunar superstitions

I was introduced to American lunar lore by a phone call from John Switzer, who for many years wrote the weather column in the Columbus Dispatch.A read...

January 26th, 2021 |  


Tea talk to feature English author

Tea talk to feature English author

The Friends of the Delaware County District Library is bringing a very special visitor to us through Zoom all the way from the United Kingdom. Author ...

January 23rd, 2021 |  



Adams, Jefferson had complicated relationship

Adams, Jefferson had complicated relationship

“Correspondence with you is one of the most agreeable events of my life.”— John Adams, letter to Jefferson“So good night. I wi...

January 22nd, 2021 |  


Type of military discharge can determine benefits

Type of military discharge can determine benefits

When it comes to VA benefits, there are military discharge requirements. Certain VA benefits and other perks of military service require certain types...

January 21st, 2021 |  


Balderson: Capitol siege was un-American

Balderson: Capitol siege was un-American

Let’s be clear, the riots in the United States Capitol were an insurrection.The Bill of Rights — the first 10 amendments to the United Sta...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Farmhands turn their attention to inside work

Farmhands turn their attention to inside work

The farmhands at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road in Delaware did not take their usual two-week holiday over Christmas and New Year, as hel...

January 20th, 2021 |  


Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

Bringing light to issue of human trafficking

January is Human Trafficking Awareness Month and the Delaware County District Library has a partnership with the Delaware County Against Human Traffic...

January 16th, 2021 |  


Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

Cycling through phases of moon in month’s time

I have never much liked our New Year’s Eve celebrations. The new year is supposed to be a time of renewal and rebirth, but the middle of winter ...

January 14th, 2021 |  


Types of military discharges explained

Types of military discharges explained

There are many different types of United States military discharges. Contrary to popular belief, there are not only the two most well-known discharges...

January 14th, 2021 |