Family invitation to 100th Helman Family Reunion

To the editor:On Sunday, Sept. 17, 2017, Ohio descendants of George Sebastian Helman (1725-1784) are hoping his relatives from near and far can join u...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Our view on public speakers and protests

Civil discourse has been replaced by the lowest form of communication — shouting louder than those with whom you disagree.How sad it is that we ...

May 14th, 2017 |  


God save the Queen

God save the Queen

The news has recently come out that one of the mainstays of the British Royal Family is hanging it up. At age 95, Prince Philip, the Duke of Edinburgh...

May 14th, 2017 |  


ESSA: More of the same old nonsense

ESSA: More of the same old nonsense

Recently, after some significant hand-wringing by the leadership at the Ohio Department of Education (ODE), the folks there determined it was prudent ...

May 11th, 2017 |  


School appreciates support

To the editor:Longfellow Elementary School wishes to express its appreciation to everyone in the community who supported our ‘Sneak Peak at Summ...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Ohio jobs are not up for negotiation

Ohio jobs are not up for negotiation

I have spent my entire career fighting for a trade policy that puts Ohio workers first. Two days after last November’s election, I called the pr...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Amish speak Dutch and English

Editor’s Note: The Amish live in the United States and Canada. Some Beachy Amish Mennonite churches (a more liberal sect of the Amish) can be fo...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Military Spouse Appreciation Day celebrated May 12

To the editor:The Friday before Mother’s Day is recognized by the Department ofDefense as Military Spouse Appreciation Day, as part of national ...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Honor thy mother (by skipping town)

Honor thy mother (by skipping town)

The kids and I have been spending a lot of time lately trying to come with the perfect plan to give my wife — their mother — the most perf...

May 10th, 2017 |  


Our viewLet’s move on from the 2016 presidential election

Can we just end the 2016 presidential election already?It seems more and more as though Americans are stuck in an endless loop that won’t allow ...

May 10th, 2017 |