Letter to the editor: ‘Stop putting these kids in jail to rot’

To the editor:This letter is addressed to the prosecutors and judges of Delaware and Franklin counties.Are your heads in the sand? Do you have blinder...

November 13th, 2015 |  


Mark Butler: God’s call and response

Mark Butler: God’s call and response

Most of us come to a point in our lives when we are called and asked to respond to significant events in our lives and in the lives of others.As commu...

November 13th, 2015 |  


Mariann Main: Heroin no longer a hidden secret

Mariann Main: Heroin no longer a hidden secret

Ohio voters spoke with a resounding, unified voice during last week’s off-year election. Marijuana will not become a legalized substance in Ohio...

November 11th, 2015 |  



Letter to the editor: Reader ‘entitled to display his bigotry in print’

To the editor:As a thinking person, a student of history and an ethical Christian, I find it more than a little embarrassing that Chuck Smith would su...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Merchant Marines … served our country with honor’

To the editor:As we honor and celebrate the work and sacrifice of veterans (today), there is one group of veterans that sails on in relative anonymity...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Brad Ross: Feeding Canada geese not a good idea

Brad Ross: Feeding Canada geese not a good idea

My Australian shepherd pup, Brew, and I take early-morning walks each day that are filled with quiet solitude.Lately, however, the morning silence ha...

November 11th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: Thanks for ‘handsome changes’ at Blue Limestone Park

To the editor:Thank you, city of Delaware, for using an EPA grant and our storm-water fees and park levy for an intriguing, environmentally friendly p...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: ‘Thrilled, honored, grateful and humbled’

To the editor:I wish to express my heartfelt “thank you” to Olentangy voters for electing me to the school board.I am thrilled, honored, g...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Tom Burns: Jupiter, astrology and the constellations

Tom Burns: Jupiter, astrology and the constellations

Anyone who has taken a quick trip outside during morning twilight lately has seen the planet Jupiter shining brightly in the east. It’s hard to ...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Letter to the editor: In defense of Dr. Carson’s comments

To the editor:Apologize? Really? A recent letter writer claimed that Dr. Ben Carson should apologize for saying what a million American Christians are...

November 9th, 2015 |