Chief Justice John Roberts stands alone

Chief Justice John Roberts stands alone

“I’m not really interested in your money. I just want a dollar, and that dollar is going to represent something to the women who have expe...

March 12th, 2021 |  


Mud season has officially arrived

Mud season has officially arrived

Dog owners know the month of March is mud season. This time of year our four-legged friends tread out into increasingly gooey yards. A week ago I saw ...

March 12th, 2021 |  


US military relied on draft-induced volunteerism

US military relied on draft-induced volunteerism

Editor’s note: This is part three of a six-part series on conscription (the draft).On Dec. 5, 1942, presidential Executive Order 9279 closed vol...

March 11th, 2021 |  



St. Patrick’s Day is Onion Day

St. Patrick’s Day is Onion Day

Here’s your annual reminder — spring is sneaking up on you!It might seem too early to be vegetable gardening, but experienced gardeners ha...

March 10th, 2021 |  


Observing the moons of Mars

Observing the moons of Mars

A recent study tracing the origins of Deimos and Phobos, the two moons of Mars, brought to mind a memorable Mars-observing session more than three dec...

March 9th, 2021 |  


Addressing children’s literacy in fun way

Addressing children’s literacy in fun way

This past week, many schools and day cares celebrated Read Across America Day, a national initiative supported by the National Education Association (...

March 6th, 2021 |  


Ins and out of trial-by-jury process

Ins and out of trial-by-jury process

Do you believe it’s March? In just two weeks, we’ll be ushering in spring! Time certainly has a way of moving right along, doesn’t i...

March 5th, 2021 |  


‘Mind-changing, unforgettable’ trip to Poland

Once, I was invited to participate in an international immersion study in Krakow, Poland. With The Ohio State University and Community Shelter Board o...

March 5th, 2021 |  


Poorest Americans were often drafted first

Poorest Americans were often drafted first

Editor’s note: This is part two of a six-part series on conscription (the draft).In 1917, the administration of President Woodrow Wilson decided...

March 4th, 2021 |  


Perseus constellation provides plenty to see

Perseus constellation provides plenty to see

Is it any wonder that many avid stargazers detest daylight saving time? When DST begins on March 14, we can’t get a decent view of the night and...

March 2nd, 2021 |