Hard truth about getting old

Hard truth about getting old

I have now come to the age that is the same one I used to tease my dad about. You know the saying, “If I had known I was going to live this long...

February 12th, 2020 |  


What makes stars twinkle?

What makes stars twinkle?

Tom was up all last night obsessively watching the weather channel on TV and praying for clear skies, so he’s too tired to write his column this...

February 11th, 2020 |  


Making it easier to afford a home

Making it easier to afford a home

Right now, many Ohioans are struggling to make ends meet. Even people with supposedly-middle-class jobs don’t feel stable. Wages have barely bud...

February 11th, 2020 |  



Growing your own food is a basic survival skill

Growing your own food is a basic survival skill

We seem to be enjoying prosperous times right now, with an economy strong enough to provide employment and pay increases to many Americans, but itR...

February 8th, 2020 |  


Kneeling in silence

Kneeling in silence

Over the past month at Delaware Grace, we have been talking about kneeling. As part of our “KNEEL” message series, we’ve looked at k...

February 7th, 2020 |  


Protecting Ohioans’ drinking water

Protecting Ohioans’ drinking water

Last month, a new report from the Environmental Working Group found that drinking water contamination from PFAS chemicals is far more prevalent than w...

February 6th, 2020 |  


All kinds of friends

All kinds of friends

Hopefully, everyone reading this article has someone in their life who has been a really good friend. I have heard that if you can count at least thre...

February 5th, 2020 |  


Being sick is no fun

Being sick is no fun

It is no fun being sick. Colds and flu challenge your immune system with a vengeance. There are measures to take to avoid feeling so wasted and draine...

February 5th, 2020 |  


Lepus, the noble bunny

Lepus, the noble bunny

At Perkins, we spend quite a bit of time in the winter talking about Orion and his environs. His faithful huntin’ dawg Canis Major follows at hi...

February 4th, 2020 |  


River cruise, anyone?

River cruise, anyone?

Any good travel agent can tell you that the first three months of the year is busiest for booking cruises and, so, it’s aptly named “Wave ...

February 4th, 2020 |