WASHINGTON, D.C. — Today, Congressman John Boehner (R-West Chester) released the following column:
This case began in 2010, when United States marshals had a warrant to arrest Rodney Williams. Acting on a reasonable belief that that they would find him at Yanko Mansaray's house, the marshals entered and searched for Williams. Instead of...
The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, Aug. 24
According to humanitarian organization Save the Children, the United States has the highest first-day death rate for infants among industrialized countries — more than 11,000 babies die within 24 hours of their birth each...
To the Editor:The Ohio Federation of Republican Women recently hosted a teleconference with Speaker John Boehner.
At some point in the past two decades, I stopped counting my birthdays — because really, once you hit 21, the legal age at which you can apply for a provisional licence to drive a large passenger vehicle or heavy goods vehicle, it's all...
By Tom Dunn, SuperintendentMiami County Educational Service Center
The Boston Globe, Aug. 21
It tells you much about the laughable indictment of Texas Gov. Rick Perry that it has made him a figure of bipartisan sympathy.
Free Rick Perry
My 2-year-old grandson was visiting last week. Yes, 2-year-olds are loveable. Yes, they sometimes are annoying. Yes, they are fun. Yes, they can be frustrating.In short, they're just like little grown-ups, only cuter.
To the Editor:After reading the front page story Aug. 22, I would like for readers in Pleasant Hill to know a few things that are misleading about what ODOT District 7 has recommended about our monument.
Aug. 18, Los Angeles Times on NSA:
The Boy Scouts motto is dead on: “Be Prepared!” However, for many of us, procrastination is much easier because it takes less time (in fact, it takes no time). With the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period (AEP) rapidly approaching (Oct 15 -...
Throughout history there have been many epic tales of gallant ships on heroic voyages. This isn't one of them. Rather, it's a story about a pleasure boat and a taxing authority.
To the Editor:New Troy bridge has hairline cracks appearing top of east and west side walls entire length of bridge. New finish on bridge is cracking in places and finish is coming off.
In 2015, the United States Postal Service (USPS) plans to close and consolidate up to 82 mail processing facilities across the country — including ones in Akron, Dayton, Toledo and Youngstown — putting 15,000 jobs at risk.
To the Editor:I would like to thank and recognize the following businesses and individual for their generous financial contributions to the Miami County Sheriff's Office canine program.
Editor's Note: The empty white space referred to in the following letter is actually the place where the mailing address label is placed for those who receive their newspaper by mail. For those who do not receive their newspaper by mail,...
Today marks the first day back to school for my Miami East Elementary fifth grader.
According to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel: state mediation panels don't work; fix them
“What would you do?” appears to be a popular question. When you enter the phrase in the Google search engine, over 917 million results are listed.
Serious buyers look in the price range determined by their down payment and monthly payment ability. When buyers enter the market place, they give their real estate agent their criteria and the price range in which they are pre-approved to buy. Their...
According to The Post-Intelligencer, Paris, Tennessee: on U.S. stance in IraqIs it right to kill in order to prevent greater killing?
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According to HTR Media: federal traffic safety agency stuck in the slow laneThe Feds need to get out of the slow lane in responding to drivers with safety concerns.
To the Editor:
The one definitive fact regarding weather is that it always changes. And the same goes for seasons…just a bit more subtly. But because of this, a change that less often becomes the subject of our daily conversations.
Although goodness knows it's something a sane person would try to forget, the memory of remodeling our house runs through my mind when I am particularly open to nightmares.
After a few unsuccessful attempts in the last week, I finally got a really good look at the ice cream truck man the other day. Maybe I am being extra precautious or hyper-vigilant, but I have this feeling in the pit of my stomach that I'll be...
Even if the police in Ferguson, Missouri, are the brutal occupying force alleged by the protestors there, what do local shop owners have to do with it?
Miami County Fair always brings back a wealth of memories for anyone who has participated in its activities.
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According to The Daily News, Bowling Green, Kentucky: on borders
The tobacco industry, in an effort to replace the 480,000 customers it loses each year to smoking-related deaths, has turned to electronic cigarettes, a new nicotine product that it hopes to make appealing to young people. These so-called e-cigarettes...
To the Editor:What can President Obama do?
Are we keeping track of all the jobs bills that House Republicans have passed?Soon, that question became a list.
According to the Albert Lea Tribune: founders would be ashamed of executions
According to the Grand Haven Tribune: distracted passengersYou would have had to be living in a cave to have not heard the term “distracted driving” over the past several years.
You probably don't know Richard Stoff. In fact, unless you are really interested or immersed in the world of business there is no reason for you to know him, since he is President and CEO of the Ohio Business Roundtable. The truth is I...
By Sherrod BrownOhio Senator
According to The Times Union of Albany: on U.S. military intervention in Iraq
According to The (Tiffin) Advertiser-Tribune: malfunction at Cedar Point amusement park
There is a certain procedure that has to be followed on a road trip.My family recently took such a trip to Denver to visit my daughter and her family. We've done this a few times and by now we have the drill down.
Here is a piece of life advice from me to you for free: Don't let a hornet sting you. There is no nice, comfortable or soothing way to get stung by a hornet.
A county-wide epidemic has exploded this week, spreading panic to every corner of the county.
Last weekend we had the opportunity to host my husband Daniel's parents and siblings from Danville, Ohio. We always enjoy spending time together but this was an extra treat since we had not seen them for quite some time.
According to the McCook Daily Gazette: industrial technology important weapon in educational arsenalThink back on your education career.
One of the habits of highly effective people is “sharpening the saw” – investing time and effort in self-renewal. There are many facets of my life that need sharpening, but one area where I have been keenly focused is becoming a...
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