Troy Daily News- RSS OPINION Feed http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION http://tdn-net.com/section/OPINION Mon, 25 May 2015 12:39:33 EST 1800 Thank you for your gentle help http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/153697435/Thank-you-for-your-gentle-help To the Editor:An Indian political leader once said: “In a gentle way, you can shake the world.” Mon, 25 May 2015 08:41:24 EST A salute to military families http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153610160/A-salute-to-military-families Each May, we take time as a country to celebrate our veterans, lifting them up for all the sacrifices they have made for the freedoms we have. And doing so is the good and right thing. We wouldn't be the country we are without them. Sun, 24 May 2015 22:26:37 EST It’s all about the journey http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153662429/Its-all-about-the-journey This is simply one of my favorite times of the year for the simple reason that there is absolutely nothing that stays the same from one day to the next. We aren't in the bitter cold of February or the dog days of August, the weather can be cool... Sun, 24 May 2015 22:26:34 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153674774/Editorial-roundup • The (Steubenville) Herald-Star, May 11College and high school seniors in the next couple weeks will be preparing to enter another part of their life…Alcohol and graduation parties just don't mix… Sun, 24 May 2015 21:06:21 EST It’s all about the journey http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153693160/Its-all-about-the-journey This is simply one of my favorite times of the year for the simple reason that there is absolutely nothing that stays the same from one day to the next. We aren't in the bitter cold of February or the dog days of August, the weather can be cool... Sun, 24 May 2015 18:46:20 EST Chain saw starts a chain reaction http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153674132/Chain-saw-starts-a-chain-reaction In our more Thoreau-like moments, we attempt to commune with nature and appreciate the quality of its beauty. In our more Freddy Krueger-like moments, we attempt to subdue nature and appreciate the quality of dandelion killer. Sun, 24 May 2015 10:21:21 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion/153671752/Editorial-roundup • American Press, Lake Charles, Louisiana, on graduation season, May 13: Sat, 23 May 2015 18:21:21 EST Dreamers, phonies and bullies http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153649839/Dreamers-phonies-and-bullies Dreamers. Phonies. Bullies. I became acquainted with these three types of people 35 years ago during the Kent State shootings. To young people this may seem to be only a vague historical event but it was much more than this. It happened here in Ohio... Sat, 23 May 2015 13:56:23 EST A simple meal can change a life http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/153626325/A-simple-meal-can-change-a-life To the Editor:Can a meal change a life? Well if you ask the partner families, board, staff and volunteers of Partners in Hope … you will hear a resounding yes! Fri, 22 May 2015 19:56:21 EST To the class of 2015 http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153648257/To-the-class-of-2015 Dear graduating seniors:This weekend is going to be full of commencement ceremonies and back-to-back cake at grad parties for many of you and your families. Fri, 22 May 2015 19:51:21 EST Editorial Roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153648954/Editorial-Roundup • Excerpt of a recent editorial from The (Canton) Repository: Fri, 22 May 2015 14:56:21 EST College at college or at high school? http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153614858/-College-at-college-or-at-high-school Congratulations! Your high school student is eligible to take college-credit classes! That is wonderful, but now you have some questions. Your student can stay in high school and take the classes or you can send your student to the college to take... Fri, 22 May 2015 10:41:30 EST College at college or at high school? http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153649368/-College-at-college-or-at-high-school Congratulations! Your high school student is eligible to take college-credit classes! That is wonderful, but now you have some questions. Your student can stay in high school and take the classes or you can send your student to the college to take... Thu, 21 May 2015 20:56:22 EST Weaker gun law not good for society http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/153620268/Weaker-gun-law-not-good-for-society To the Editor:Our state representatives are at it again trying to weaken our current gun laws. These irresponsible house bill are being sponsored by several of our representatives. Thu, 21 May 2015 16:06:21 EST States saying ‘no’ to cities seeking to regulate businesses http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153611669/States-saying-no-to-cities-seeking-to-regulate-businesses DAVID A. LIEBAssociated Press Fri, 22 May 2015 10:41:45 EST Some words of advice for the class of 2015 http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153611539/Some-words-of-advice-for-the-class-of-2015 Congratulations graduating class of 2015: Wed, 20 May 2015 11:51:21 EST Editorial roundup http://tdn-net.com/news/editorial/153611743/Editorial-roundup May 13, American Press, Lake Charles, Louisiana, on graduation season: Wed, 20 May 2015 11:31:27 EST Sometimes you just have to laugh http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153593037/Sometimes-you-just-have-to-laugh Some days, you just gotta laugh 'cause your only option is to cry and who wants to do that? Hang on tight as I take you through one of those days I had recently. Tue, 19 May 2015 21:41:45 EST Treasure hunt and strawberry crisp http://tdn-net.com/news/opinion_columns/153584763/Treasure-hunt-and-strawberry-crisp “Grandpa's are coming!” “Grandpa's are coming!” Tue, 19 May 2015 21:41:31 EST Statue’s location, likeness questioned http://tdn-net.com/news/letters/153575214/Statues-location-likeness-questioned To the Editor:I was recently was at the courthouse to see the Lincoln statue. Nice likeness, but why put it so close to a place with questionable honesty? Tue, 19 May 2015 21:01:21 EST