Hanging baskets bring instant color, texture to small spaces

By Dean FosdickAssociated PressWant to add instant color and texture to your deck, balcony, entryway, or other small space around your yard? Consider ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


New ways to use old rugs

By Kim CookAssociated PressAs part of the red-hot globalism trend, “tribal style” — exotic, eclectic and influenced by travel —...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Entertainment briefs

Hanks’ debut book comingNEW YORK (AP) — Tom Hanks is putting his love of vintage typewriters to good use — his collection of short s...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Peele focuses on directing in ‘Get Out’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Jordan Peele is “kind of done” with performing.“I don’t necessarily love the attention,” Peele ...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Health care’s future: Turning patients into savers, shoppers

By Tom MurphyAP Health WriterThe U.S. government may soon lean on someone new to help lower health care costs: you.The idea is that when your money is...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• STEAK FRY: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a T-bone steak dinner with salad, baked potato ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• SEAFOOD DINNER: The Pleasant Hill VFW Post 6557, 7578 W. Fenner Road, Ludlow Falls, will offer a three-piece fried fish dinner, 21-piece ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• EUCHRE TOURNEY: The Miami Valley Centre Mall in Piqua will be hosting a Euchre tournament to benefit the local charities, including the A...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

The luxury of naps and crinkle cookies

“Okay, it’s time for an afternoon nap. Let’s all settle down and be as quiet as possible,” I told my little ones.“Mom, m...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Community Calendar

Community Calendar

Today• COFFEE WITH A COP: Coffee with a Cop will be offered from 10 a.m. to noon at Barclay’s, 318 N. Main St., Piqua.• STORY TIME: ...

February 22nd, 2017 |