Dems will soon embrace environmental socialism

Dems will soon embrace environmental socialism

The Democratic Party is on the verge of formally embracing a far-left climate agenda that would destroy millions of blue collar jobs and dramatically ...

August 19th, 2020 |  


Balderson: Time to crack down on China

Balderson: Time to crack down on China

As our reality drastically changed this year, and weeks turned into months of uncertainty and fear, one prevailing thought has emerged: we can never l...

August 19th, 2020 |  


Tale oftwo sputniks, miracle drug

Tale oftwo sputniks, miracle drug

As I write these lines, Vladimir Putin has just announced the approval by the Russian government of the first COVID-19 vaccine, which he has dubbed Sp...

August 18th, 2020 |  



Exploring trees of Delaware County

Exploring trees of Delaware County

We have had some very pleasant days in the past few weeks where an evening walk was an absolute necessity. As my family went up and down the streets i...

August 15th, 2020 |  


Stratford to offer Farm School

Stratford to offer Farm School

At present, Stratford Ecological Center on Liberty Road is not open to the public, but there is every hope that starting Sept. 1, school-age children ...

August 15th, 2020 |  


Reflections on current times

Reflections on current times

This 25th week of our COVID-induced virtual church life finds me with an array of intense emotions. Last week, I was stunned by the news of the devast...

August 14th, 2020 |  


Concealed carry criteria for veterans

Concealed carry criteria for veterans

Senate Bill 81, which changed the criteria for veterans, active and reserve military in obtaining an Ohio Concealed Carry Handgun License, went into e...

August 13th, 2020 |  


Memories made on ride to Georgia

Memories made on ride to Georgia

Two years ago, three of my motorcycle buddies and I rode to Statesboro, Georgia, to visit friends and honor a fallen officer from their sheriff’...

August 12th, 2020 |  


Orpheus displayed passion second to none

Orpheus displayed passion second to none

As I write these lines, our nation mourns the loss of civil-rights activist and Congressman John Lewis. He was the living embodiment of the word ̶...

August 11th, 2020 |  


Ohio manufacturers leading comeback thanks to Trump

Ohio manufacturers leading comeback thanks to Trump

President Trump’s recent visit to Clyde, Ohio, is a symbol of hope for manufacturers all over the country who had been forgotten by the Washingt...

August 8th, 2020 |