Tipping a farmhand?

Tipping a farmhand?

March eased itself in with light snow showers, and for good measure dumped three inches of snow at the Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road, th...

March 16th, 2019 |  


Dissenting from yourself

“He was not fitted intellectually or physically for the job.”— Leon Friedman, historian on Justice Whittaker“We need to be bol...

March 15th, 2019 |  


How to succeed with roses

How to succeed with roses

In a classic case of bad timing, roses have slipped from their perch as America’s favorite landscape plant. In our hectic, time-starved lives, r...

March 14th, 2019 |  



American cars, American jobs

American cars, American jobs

It’s time for the president to keep his promises to Ohio autoworkers.As GM began laying off workers in Lordstown last week, we also heard the co...

March 14th, 2019 |  


As I begin to enjoy my retirement from my career as an employed registered, licensed dietitian, I have been reflecting on the past 45-plus years. The ...

March 13th, 2019 |  


PTSD and first responders

PTSD and first responders

With all the news lately, we read that the nation’s first responders are under attack. It seems that every day we read about a policeman, firema...

March 13th, 2019 |  


The story of Berenice’s hair

The story of Berenice’s hair

The bright star Arcturus in the constellation Bootes is rising in the east right now, a sure sign that spring will soon be here and that summer can...

March 12th, 2019 |  


It’s quilting time

It’s quilting time

The wonderful crafters of the Delaware Piecemakers Quilt Guild and the SourcePoint Life’s A Stitch Quilters have brought their beautiful creatio...

March 9th, 2019 |  


A bare-‘Bones’ ruling

“The arbitrator is convinced that perjury was committed by the Fox witnesses.”— Peter Lichtman, arbitrator“Fox will not allow ...

March 8th, 2019 |  


Kim’s loss is America’s gain

Kim’s loss is America’s gain

Kim Jong-un emerged as the clear loser after his second summit meeting with President Trump, who spurned the North Korean dictator’s unrealistic...

March 8th, 2019 |