Heroin epidemic needs addressed by local churches

To the editor:I am writing this letter in heaviness of heart to address the churches in our area. My heart has been heavy because of the hopelessness ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Sunshine Week celebrates the public’s right to know

Rita Ward had a question: Why did a weekly listing of causes of death suddenly stop appearing in the local newspaper?It turned out the health departme...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Strengthening Medicare and saving seniors money

Strengthening Medicare and saving seniors money

We need to do all we can to make Medicare more affordable and easier to use for Ohio seniors. One way we do that is by fixing the so-called “obs...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Amid attacks, journalists need to focus on Trump’s actions

Amid attacks, journalists need to focus on Trump’s actions

As I’ve listened to President Donald Trump go on tirades against the “very dishonest” media, I’ve tried not to take his critic...

March 15th, 2017 |  


To our readers

Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


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Federal and State:• President Donald Trump, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. John Kasich (R), Riffe Center, 30th Fl...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


Trump administration actions inspire editorial cartoonists

Trump administration actions inspire editorial cartoonists

Donald Trump’s attacks on the media and unsubstantiated claims have inspired one group of journalists — editorial cartoonists.Since the pr...

March 14th, 2017 |  


‘Free and natural’ only at home

‘Free and natural’ only at home

Dear Grandparenting: We raised our little ones with a firm hand. Small children absolutely have to learn what’s good from bad and right from wro...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Introducing new foods to kids

March is National Nutrition Month. This is a great time to evaluate food choices in our lives and set goals for improvement. Evaluating what we are se...

March 12th, 2017 |  


An unusual educational experience

“Kids got the kites up this morning down at the schoolyard,” Dud said, slipping into his chair and flipping his coffee mug to the upright ...

March 12th, 2017 |