Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Wed, 27 May 2015 01:01:10 EST 1800 The spin game http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/153697689/The-spin-game There are three reasons why Piqua has had negative population growth and stagnant household income since the year 2000. They are:1. No leadership from the business community2. We have the wrong type of city government. Tue, 26 May 2015 19:16:23 EST Reader believes it is time for change http://dailycall.com/news/letters/153697819/Reader-believes-it-is-time-for-change To the Editor: Mon, 25 May 2015 09:26:23 EST Thank you for your gentle help http://dailycall.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 Questioning Hanes’ ‘transparency’ http://dailycall.com/news/letters/153666059/Questioning-Hanes-transparency To the Editor: Sun, 24 May 2015 22:26:38 EST A salute to military families http://dailycall.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://dailycall.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 Dreamers, phonies and bullies http://dailycall.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 ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ successful http://dailycall.com/news/letters/153661311/Stamp-Out-Hunger-successful To the Editor: Sat, 23 May 2015 11:36:32 EST To the class of 2015 http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/153661515/To-the-class-of-2015 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. Sat, 23 May 2015 11:36:31 EST Editorial Roundup http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/153640101/Editorial-Roundup • Excerpt of a recent editorial from The (Canton) Repository: Fri, 22 May 2015 10:41:31 EST College at college or at high school? http://dailycall.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 Advice for the class of 2015 http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/153638967/Advice-for-the-class-of-2015 Congratulations, graduating class of 2015: Fri, 22 May 2015 10:41:27 EST States saying ‘no’ to cities seeking to regulate businesses http://dailycall.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 Needing to stress http://dailycall.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/153583448/Needing-to-stress Stress is like oxygen to me. It has become a compulsion to feel tense and anxious, worrying if I am doing enough for my job (maybe), if I am spending enough time with friends and family (probably not), or if I am working hard enough on my goals for... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:35 EST Voters need to get smarter http://dailycall.com/news/letters/153593866/Voters-need-to-get-smarter To the Editor: Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:34 EST Combatting currency manipulation http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/153547023/Combatting-currency-manipulation With more than 25 percent of factory jobs in Ohio relying on international customers, it is absolutely vital to grow the number of “Made in America” exports in order to protect Ohio workers and create new good paying jobs. However, when... Thu, 21 May 2015 10:36:33 EST Sometimes you just have to laugh http://dailycall.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://dailycall.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 Carolyn Stevens Contributing Columnist http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/153573685/Carolyn-Stevens-Contributing-Columnist Before RB and I married, I enjoyed hearing old stories about him. His relatives were generous with their recollections. His mother said he was always a good little boy; other relatives told me the truth. Tue, 19 May 2015 21:41:26 EST Addressing food security http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/153527153/-Addressing-food-security Food security in America, even here in the Miami Valley, continues to be a pressing issue. According to the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's County Health Ranking, approximately 14 percent of Miami County residents lack reliable access to food. Mon, 18 May 2015 10:51:41 EST