Astronomy: Hercules and Leo the lion

Astronomy: Hercules and Leo the lion

My daughter, Dr. Krishni Burns, is an extraordinary scholar, whose field is classical reception. She studies the ancient myths and then looks at the w...

June 4th, 2017 |  


Column: Lewis Center native authors book

Column: Lewis Center native authors book

“Jersey Gold: The Newark Overland Company’s Trek to California, 1849” was written by Margaret Casterline Bowen and Gwendolyn Joslin ...

June 2nd, 2017 |  


Prosecutor column: Keep security top of mind this summer

Prosecutor column: Keep security top of mind this summer

Summer may not be officially on the calendar quite yet, but we’ve already had some beautiful days where it’s a joy to be outside. We mow o...

June 1st, 2017 |  



Astronomy: Prime time to observe Jupiter

Astronomy: Prime time to observe Jupiter

You can observe Jupiter 1,000 times and never see the same planet twice. It is up in the early evening now, and is certainly the best reason to own a ...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Judge column: The principal and the detective

Judge column: The principal and the detective

“We have recognized that maintaining security and order in the schools requires a certain degree of flexibility in school disciplinary procedure...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Column: Summer reading fun to begin

Column: Summer reading fun to begin

This time of year when schools are wrapping up their curriculum and things are generally slowing time is the time when things really amp up here at th...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Astronomy: The moons of Jupiter

Astronomy: The moons of Jupiter

It’s hard to miss Jupiter these days. The largest of all the planets sits high in the southeastern sky just after dark. Soon thereafter, Saturn ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Judge column: The bad date lawsuit

Judge column: The bad date lawsuit

“This is, like, one of my biggest pet peeves.”— Brandon Vezmar“While damages sought are modest, the principle is important as ...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Astronomy: A vision of spring

Astronomy: A vision of spring

I am writing the last of these words on my birthday. It is an odd experience indeed to have reached 65 full trips of planet Earth around its home star...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Column: Support funding for libraries

Column: Support funding for libraries

If you’re a long time reader of this column, I’m sure there is much you already know about the Delaware County District Library. We serve ...

May 12th, 2017 |