Quoting Benjamin Franklin

Quoting Benjamin Franklin

“It could not but surprise us to hear, that our old Friends were on a sudden become our cruel Enemies.”“By refusing our Bills from T...

May 29th, 2020 |  


When, how to feed your plants

When, how to feed your plants

There’s no better way to feed your plants than mixing the fertilizer with the soil when you plant. This has a “timed-release” effect...

May 28th, 2020 |  


Protecting workers on the job

Protecting workers on the job

It’s clear that Ohio workers are the heroes of this pandemic.At a time when we’re demanding more from them than ever before, you would thi...

May 27th, 2020 |  



Life is constantly changing

Life is constantly changing

Recently, I wrote something that was all about downsizing. I like how “downsizing” is explained in the dictionary (to produce smaller mode...

May 27th, 2020 |  


Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

Remembering those who gave ultimate sacrifice

The American flags on the veterans’ graves remain year-round and are refreshed each month by Vietnam Veterans of America Chapter 1095. Other cem...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

Ancient civilizations relied on stars for answers

The science-minded among us occasionally chide me about my interest in the old stories about the stars. Why do I tell them when I could be discussing,...

May 26th, 2020 |  


Living in unprecedented times

Living in unprecedented times

Much is, has been, and will continue to be written about this particular time. It is a time similar to past pandemics. But it is also unique; if only ...

May 22nd, 2020 |  


Send-off to remember

Send-off to remember

A young man who has a lot of love and respect for his Vietnam veteran father’s goal was to give his dad his last wish.The young man’s fath...

May 21st, 2020 |  


Analysis of COVID-19 data — Part II

Analysis of COVID-19 data — Part II

The four possible WuFlu cases, two from January and two from February, that popped up casually in the course of a 20-minute stroll certainly got my at...

May 21st, 2020 updated: May 24th, 2020. |  


Don’t miss rare chance to see Mercury

Don’t miss rare chance to see Mercury

Starting this evening and continuing for a week or so, stargazers get our best chance to see the elusive planet Mercury this year.Take every clear-sky...

May 19th, 2020 |