Black history: The power of love

Black history: The power of love

It’s Black History month. Once again, our nation celebrates the amazing contributions of African-American men and women who overcame daunting od...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Our Presidential Heroes, or zeros, of the Heartland

It’s the best holiday of the year! It’s President’s Day folks!The third Monday of February is always set aside to honor President Ge...

February 17th, 2017 |  


It’s a dog’s — and now cat’s — life

It’s a dog’s — and now cat’s — life

At last! Justice has arrived.I’m not talking about Donald Trump (I’m sure you’ll be glad to hear that) or immigration or Obamacare. ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump — Keep us out of Syria

President Trump must not authorize troops on the ground in Syria. Once our troops are moved to a country they never leave. Iraq and Afghanistan are ca...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

Helping Habitat for Humanity help more Ohioans

I’m a strong supporter of the work that Habitat for Humanity and their 55 affiliates do across Ohio. Habitat provides about 5,000 homeownership ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


You lost your purse? Where?

You lost your purse? Where?

When I realized I had lost my purse, what was I to do?First, I searched my house, high and low. I did this three times. Next step was my vehicle. Thir...

February 15th, 2017 |  


The ghosts of Valentine’s Day past, present and future

The ghosts of Valentine’s Day past, present and future

I remember a time in my life when Valentine’s Day truly meant something … when it was filled with cards and candies to go along with passi...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Doing the impossible with the Internet

Doing the impossible with the Internet

Here is today’s multiple choice question: How many phone calls does one have to make to a company to get Internet service suspended? (A) One (B)...

February 12th, 2017 |  


Gaga’s fat-shaming shows our ugly side

Gaga’s fat-shaming shows our ugly side

Give some people a million dollars and they’ll complain about the taxes they’ll have to pay.Give them a Ferrari and they’ll complain...

February 8th, 2017 |  


A tea room proposal and forever promise

A tea room proposal and forever promise

With Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching, sentimental folks might recall their own romantic moments. My special memory begins in the early 1990s...

February 8th, 2017 |