Delaware County needs checks, balances

Delaware County needs checks, balances

A big benefit of the two-party system is that it provides checks and balances on officeholders, including those at the county and legislative levels.R...

September 9th, 2020 |  


Conquering our primal fear of darkness

Conquering our primal fear of darkness

One of my greatest joys and greatest pains is to stargaze alone. I must confess that, after all these years, I still harbor a child’s fear of th...

September 8th, 2020 |  


Parks Act preserving Ohio’s treasures

Parks Act preserving Ohio’s treasures

Earlier this month marked a momentous breakthrough in our efforts to safeguard our public lands when President Trump signed into law my Restore Our Pa...

September 5th, 2020 |  



Getting to root of problem

Getting to root of problem

Each year the Walker family wages war against a ragweed plant that grows behind the shed in the back corner of our yard. Some years I keep the errant ...

September 4th, 2020 |  


Balderson: Time to stand up to global bully

Balderson: Time to stand up to global bully

It’s undeniable the massive threat the Chinese Communist Party poses to the United States and our citizens. In recent weeks, I’ve addresse...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


Closer look at private insurance, VA benefits

Closer look at private insurance, VA benefits

VA health care works with Medicare and other insurance. If you have other forms of health care coverage (like a private insurance plan, Medicare, Medi...

September 3rd, 2020 |  


Trump’s emergency economic relief is key to Ohio’s recovery

Trump’s emergency economic relief is key to Ohio’s recovery

President Trump has just done what the Democrats in Congress refused to do — he gave struggling Ohio families the lifeline they need to make it ...

September 2nd, 2020 |  


Burns: Our universe is ultimate forest

Burns: Our universe is ultimate forest

The night sky reminds us that we inhabit only a small portion of space and time, a tiny fragment of our vast galaxy, a brief moment in a universe vast...

September 1st, 2020 |  


DCDL offers numerous back-to-school resources

DCDL offers numerous back-to-school resources

The Delaware County District Library has always been here to help when a parent, teacher, caregiver, tutor, or friend is looking to help a student in ...

August 29th, 2020 |  


Apostle Paul preaches the ‘Unknown God’

Apostle Paul preaches the ‘Unknown God’

Jesus knew what He was doing when He chose Paul to become an extraordinary evangelist. Paul is probably one of the only apostles who could have addres...

August 28th, 2020 |