Give a hand to good doctors

Give a hand to good doctors

National Doctors Day is March 30, and I am encouraging readers who have doctors whom they respect to take time to send a note to them. Your response m...

March 21st, 2017 |  


The renegade plants of China

The renegade plants of China

My mother loved honeysuckle.We had a bunch of it in our back yard. She loved the way it looked in the spring when it bloomed. She loved the fragrance ...

March 20th, 2017 |  


A final good-bye and last words

A final good-bye and last words

Most often when people die suddenly, it comes as a terrible shock to those left behind. There is no warning or opportunity to say “good-bye.R...

March 18th, 2017 |  


The folly of step therapy practices

The folly of step therapy practices

By Edward Goldberger, M.D., F.A.C.R.Guest ColumnistI am doctor of medicine. If you are my patient, I know your unique health needs on a very personal ...

March 18th, 2017 |  


Celebrating Women’s History Month

Celebrating Women’s History Month

Throughout March, we celebrate Women’s History Month. We reflect on the achievements of so many women – so often unrecognized – that...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Connecting students with jobs

Connecting students with jobs

There are more than 100,000 jobs available in Ohio right now. And yet there are more than 280,000 Ohioans who are out of work. One important reason is...

March 17th, 2017 |  


Piqua equals Active Living

Piqua equals Active Living

We talk a lot about “quality life” here in Piqua, and we do have a quality life here. It is up to each one of us to get off the couch and ...

March 16th, 2017 |  


A new view on health inspections

A new view on health inspections

For a time, I have resented all that space taken up in local newspapers by the city and county health department reviews of restaurants and other plac...

March 15th, 2017 |  


Help children find success — get involved

Help children find success — get involved

By David LarsonGuest ColumnistThere are many factors that contribute to the academic success of our students. Healthy lifestyles, social-emotional wel...

March 13th, 2017 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

March is a busy month here in beautiful Covington, Ohio. To start, let me spotlight what is taking place this month at the J.R. Clarke Public Library....

March 13th, 2017 |