How do you prepare for trick or treat night? I set up a table in front of my garage, cover it with an orange blanket and plug in spooky Halloween ligh...

October 24th, 2018 |  


Life on Earth depended on luck

Life on Earth depended on luck

Despite my “retirement” from Perkins Observatory, I’m still doing a lot of public programs. During this phase of my astronomical lif...

October 22nd, 2018 |  


Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce opposes Issue 1

At its October 2018 meeting, the board of directors of the Delaware Area Chamber of Commerce voted to oppose Issue 1, which will be on the ballot Nov....

October 22nd, 2018 |  



The more things stay the same

The more things stay the same

“Those who cannot remember the past are condemned to repeat it.”— George Santayana“Mitchell Palmer would make a great Presiden...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Vote ‘no’ on Issue 1

For a third consecutive year, Ohio will see an increase in deaths by unintentional illegal drug overdose. If the trend continues, nearly 13,000 people...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Vote ‘yes’ on Genoa Twp. zoning amendment

I am a neighbor on Tussic Road in Genoa Township, directly across the street from the proposed 43-acre development. There have been many misstatements...

October 19th, 2018 |  


‘Democracy is not a spectator sport’

On Oct. 9 at DACC North, the Delaware County League of Women Voters was privileged to educate the citizens on the qualifications and positions of the ...

October 19th, 2018 |  


Robert Frost’s poem, “The Road Not Taken,” has a popular verse on choices. ….two roads diverged in a wood, and I - I took the ...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Who was ancient Egyptian sky goddess?

Who was ancient Egyptian sky goddess?

October is a magnificent month for stargazing. Many of the summer objects are still visible in the early evening. Most notable is the summer Milky Way...

October 15th, 2018 |  


Having a cow at the Yoders

Having a cow at the Yoders

We were on our knees, having our morning prayer together when I heard the tingle, tingle of a bell.“What could it be?” I wondered. As we r...

October 15th, 2018 |