Recently, I came across a small notebook of things I had written down to remember what Dr. Oz had said when he first came on TV, quite a few years ago...

July 24th, 2019 |  


Landscaping that can survive drought

Landscaping that can survive drought

Xeriscaping means landscaping that doesn’t need much water to look nice. For people who live out West, it’s a way of life. We’re use...

July 23rd, 2019 |  


Summer Reading Club winding down

Summer Reading Club winding down

It’s hard to believe, but we have reached the final week in the Delaware County District Library Summer Reading Club. Since the beginning of Jun...

July 20th, 2019 |  



Rain provides silver lining to Stratford facility

Rain provides silver lining to Stratford facility

It has been a welcome change at Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road to have drier weather, even if it has been in the high 80s and humid.The l...

July 20th, 2019 |  


Symphony celebrates Fourth of July

Symphony celebrates Fourth of July

Although the weather looked dicey in the morning, the Central Ohio Symphony once again performed its 34th annual Fourth of July concert under a clear ...

July 20th, 2019 |  


The right of primogeniture

The right of primogeniture

The epistle reading for this Sunday (July 21) comes from the first chapter of Colossians. In the 15th verse, Paul has written, “The Son is the i...

July 19th, 2019 |  


Fighting for healthcare for every Ohioan

Fighting for healthcare for every Ohioan

Last week, a federal court heard arguments in a case supported by the Trump Administration that threatens the health coverage of 20 million Americans ...

July 18th, 2019 |  


50 years later, Neil Armstrong’s walk on the moon still inspires

50 years later, Neil Armstrong’s walk on the moon still inspires

50 years ago this week, one of Ohio’s greatest sons, Neil Armstrong, became the first man to walk on the Moon. On July 20, 1969, the world watch...

July 18th, 2019 |  


Telltale smells of digestion revealed

Telltale smells of digestion revealed

Recently, police in Missouri were able to apprehend a suspect with just a whiff. With the aid of their police dog, a drug dealer hiding in a wooded ar...

July 17th, 2019 |  


Where are we headed?

Where are we headed?

I would like for you to imagine that you are a young woman, about 26-27 years of age. You have been in an abusive relationship for several years and y...

July 17th, 2019 |