Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Mon, 20 Oct 2014 17:27:32 EST 1800 Obama’s ‘dumb’ war http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150207978/Obamas-dumb-war If Barack Obama owes his presidency to one thing, it was the good sense he had back in 2002 to call the Iraq War what it was: “dumb.” Mon, 20 Oct 2014 13:11:17 EST Calling Around Covington http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150206370/Calling-Around-Covington As we roll through fall and head toward winter, it's a very busy time in the village of Covington. Many organizations are holding events now, before that bitter cold weather is back again. Or maybe it won't return this year at all, and we... Mon, 20 Oct 2014 11:05:13 EST More early 20-something realizations http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150209518/More-early-20-something-realizations Back when I was in parenting class my junior year of high school, my teacher made a comment about the babies of the family who have a significant age gap between themselves and their siblings. The short 'n sweet version is that the youngest... Sat, 18 Oct 2014 13:30:07 EST City needs safety levy to pass http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150193821/City-needs-safety-levy-to-pass To the Editor: Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:53:11 EST Kindness appreciated at BMV http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150193547/Kindness-appreciated-at-BMV To the Editor: Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:33:11 EST Couple say thanks to family and friends http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150193455/Couple-say-thanks-to-family-and-friends To the Editor: Sat, 18 Oct 2014 12:27:09 EST Keeping it Real http://dailycall.com/news/business-opinion_columns/150180250/Keeping-it-Real Savvy shopping at the dollar storeBy Holly McElwee Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:31:26 EST Boehner’s columns are interesting http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150173011/Boehners-columns-are-interesting To the Editor: Fri, 17 Oct 2014 22:19:09 EST Alzheimer’s: the ‘long goodbye’ http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150182457/Alzheimers:-the-long-goodbye “Could you please help me find some sheets?” I was surprised when an elderly man asked me for assistance while I was shopping. Instantly, I realized that the eighty-something senior had mistaken me for a store clerk. Fri, 17 Oct 2014 15:26:11 EST Living with Children http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150195439/Living-with-Children Since the beginning of the 2014-2015 school year, several elementary teachers have asked me why so many of today's kids come to school with anxiety issues. That's a good question, one that I think goes to the heart of contemporary American... Fri, 17 Oct 2014 23:31:12 EST Safety levy worth ‘a few pennies” a day http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150172902/Safety-levy-worth-a-few-pennies-a-day To the Editor:I know firsthand what dancers a law enforcement officer or a fireman faces each time they pin a badge on. Thu, 16 Oct 2014 22:05:05 EST Enforcing trade laws http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/150161447/Enforcing-trade-laws When I travel across Ohio, I hear from business owners who have successfully expanded their companies, created jobs, and sold their products in foreign markets. In 2013, Ohio exports totaled a record-breaking $50.8 billion. To quantify that, every $1... Thu, 16 Oct 2014 12:11:11 EST Writer experiences highs and lows http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150156467/Writer-experiences-highs-and-lows There's another one in the books. What am I referring to? The Anti-Burnout Blowout of course. It was an absolutely incredible night. I made my debut as a motivational speaker and I loved it. It was such an amazing experience. And, I'm... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 23:59:11 EST Piqua Safety Levy Q&A http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150175509/Piqua-Safety-Levy-QA Editor's Note: Wed, 15 Oct 2014 22:16:09 EST The RICO Act http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150148396/The-RICO-Act In 1970, Congress passed the federal Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations Act, which came to be called the RICO Act. The purpose of the act was to “seek the eradication of organized crime in the United States by strengthening the legal... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 14:56:18 EST Muslims — Who is the enemy? http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150145639/Muslims--Who-is-the-enemy Malala Yousafzai, 17, of Pakistan shared the Nobel Peace Prize on Oct. 10, with Indian children's rights activist Kailash Satyarthi (the $1.1 million prize will be split with Satyarthi). You might respond with, “Why should I care? All... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:40:15 EST Grandparenting http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150145090/Grandparenting Dear Grandparenting: Better call the doctor. I must be running a high fever and hearing things. I just got off the phone with my daughter. I could swear she told me that my grandchildren could win real money just for doing what they're meant to... Wed, 15 Oct 2014 12:14:12 EST Safety levy ‘vital’ to Piqua residents http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150144663/Safety-levy-vital-to-Piqua-residents To the Editor:I am writing in support of the public safety income tax levy for the city of Piqua, which is on the election ballot this November. Wed, 15 Oct 2014 11:50:05 EST Vote ‘yes’ for Piqua levy http://dailycall.com/news/letters/150122952/Vote-yes-for-Piqua-levy To the Editor: Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:10:07 EST Trust and security in our trained professionals http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/150126327/Trust-and-security-in-our-trained-professionals The designation and date of Fire Prevention Week this past week was not by happenstance. Over 250 people were killed and over 100,000 homeless after the Great Chicago Fire destroyed 17,400 structures and burned more than 2,000 acres on October 8th and... Fri, 10 Oct 2014 21:09:04 EST