LETTER TO THE EDITOR: New strategy to address climate change

It is easy to get distracted by the daily news regarding the latest moves by the Trump administration.So you may not have heard about a group of eight...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Regulations key to stop wasting natural gas

Both political parties are guilty. They have been infected with the belief that an unregulated free market of competition will naturally lead to effic...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Support automatic voter registration

I would like to tell you an embarrassing story. Back in 2010, I failed to vote in my first congressional election. I was a freshman at Ohio Wesleyan U...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  



We must remain united

I am an American. We live in the greatest country in the world. Our country is the home of freedom, equality, and liberty.Our citizens are generous, f...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Ban not the right move

Donald Trump’s first weeks in office brought two key acts: A Supreme Court nomination and an Executive Order banning immigrants from seven Musli...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Township must be transparent to keep public trust

Liberty Township trustees put its collective credibility at risk over an $875 expenditure this week.The trustees, in a 2 to 1 vote, decided against th...

February 9th, 2017 |  


Editorial: Nothing wrong with staying in one place

There’s something to be said for living in the same area all your life, knowing your way around and knowing the people around you.Consider this&...

February 7th, 2017 |  


Not a Trump supporter

Like most of America I watched the inauguration on Jan. 20 with much anticipation, hoping the new president would have a speech that would start to br...

January 29th, 2017 |  


Avoiding future Congressional gridlock

Many past polls have shown a low approval rating for our federal legislators because of partisanship and gridlock. My hope is that we voters can also ...

January 27th, 2017 updated: January 27th, 2017. |  


Elected officials acting childish

Representative John Lewis and thirty-plus Democratic House members have announced that they will not attend the presidential inauguration. Does that m...

January 20th, 2017 |