Brad Ross: Winter bird feeding can be fun

Brad Ross: Winter bird feeding can be fun

As a faithful reader of this column, you already know I am one of those nuts who enjoy winter. I like to ski, both downhill and cross country, hike, ...

December 30th, 2015 |  


‘Progressives’ way to conquering young Americans’ minds’

To the editor:If you ever wondered why America and many of its young people are as messed up as they are, all you have to do is read Professor Marty J...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Tom Burns: Celebrating the Winter Solstice

Tom Burns: Celebrating the Winter Solstice

This year, the Winter Solstice occurs tonight just before midnight. It is an auspicious moment for Northern Hemispherians. For the past few months, th...

December 21st, 2015 |  



Nicole Fowles: Plenty of reasons to stop by library

Nicole Fowles: Plenty of reasons to stop by library

This week all branches of the Delaware County District Library will close in recognition of the Christmas holiday on Thursday, Dec. 24, and Friday, De...

December 19th, 2015 |  


Fertilizer certification session Jan. 15,

Fertilizer certification session Jan. 15,

I’ve been enjoying this spring-like weather we have been having! The grass is still green and growing, and some of the flowering trees — c...

December 19th, 2015 updated: December 19th, 2015. |  


David Hejmanowski: In defense of Han Solo (shooting first)

David Hejmanowski: In defense of Han Solo (shooting first)

“Over my dead body!”— Han Solo“That’s the idea”— GreedoHumans and aliens of the intergalactic jury, the Impe...

December 18th, 2015 |  


ISIS: How did we get here?

ISIS: How did we get here?

Ever since the Paris attacks and the San Bernardino shootings, I’ve been thinking more and more about the Middle Eastern enmity toward the West....

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


On religion: We never know when God will appear

On religion: We never know when God will appear

Today I offer you a story within a story.The “outer” story is how I happened to submit this inner story to be The Gazette’s religiou...

December 18th, 2015 updated: December 18th, 2015. |  


Pauline Scott: Glorious greens for ‘u-pick’ at Stratford’s greenhouse

Pauline Scott: Glorious greens for ‘u-pick’ at Stratford’s greenhouse

The warm weather goes on and on, allowing outdoor work at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road to continue unabated.Some of the Tuesday farm cr...

December 18th, 2015 |  


Brad Ross: Cleaning out the barn goes high-tech

Brad Ross: Cleaning out the barn goes high-tech

Biking around the county the past several months, it has been obvious that livestock producers have taken advantage of the moderate weather condition...

December 18th, 2015 |