The Golden Rule and good manners

The Golden Rule and good manners

Did you hear the joke about the little boy who came home from a birthday party, and his mother asked him, “Did you have a good time?”̶...

September 29th, 2016 |  


When in doubt, blame the media

When in doubt, blame the media

Apparently, it’s not just enough to shoot the messenger anymore.These days, the messengers need to be shot, stabbed, tarred and feathered, drawn...

September 28th, 2016 |  


Are we listening to children of color?

Are we listening to children of color?

I’m excited and can’t wait for my next trip to D.C. Of course, I want to visit the National Mall and stand before those monuments that hav...

September 28th, 2016 updated: September 28th, 2016. |  


Veterans are not ‘moochers’

To the Editor:I served as a combat medic from 2002 to 2006 in the U.S. Army. I have numerous other family members who also served: brothers, uncles, p...

September 28th, 2016 |  


High sugars and low carbs

High sugars and low carbs

I hope you all are having a wonderful school year. The start has been a little rough for us, but we’ve worked out the kinks (at least I think so...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Thanks for supporting Walk

To the Editor:On behalf of the Miami County Walk to End Alzheimer’s held on Sept. 10, we would like to express our gratitude to a number of peop...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:• The (Youngstown) Vindicator, Sept. 25By any objective me...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Scratching head over ‘made from scratch’

Scratching head over ‘made from scratch’

A man who should know about these things once shared three guidelines for choosing a restaurant. His tripartite policy is to never eat at a place that...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Head scratching over made from scratch

Head scratching over made from scratch

A man who should know about these things once shared three guidelines for choosing a restaurant. His tripartite policy is to never eat at a place that...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Heroin doesn’t discriminate

To the Editor:People need to think twice if they think their children or families are safe from this drug heroin. Heroin took my beautiful daughter...

September 25th, 2016 |