Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Tue, 3 Mar 2015 06:06:42 EST 1800 Gimme your ‘likes’ http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152093613/Gimme-your-likes Scroll through your news feed on Facebook and here are some common sightings you will see: Jennifer and Chris are engaged with 85 likes; Cassandra had her baby with 122 likes; Erica posing for the camera in her favorite dress with 75 likes; or Jon and... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:36:24 EST A day of rest http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152115043/A-day-of-rest I love Sundays. To me, it means church, family time, and a day of rest. Sometimes, however, the “day of rest” part doesn't always work out so well. On a recent Sunday, I was startled awake by my three kids stomping down the stairs in... Mon, 2 Mar 2015 10:36:22 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/letters/152069277/ To the Editor: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:56:30 EST Thanks for sharing love story http://dailycall.com/news/letters/152069115/Thanks-for-sharing-love-story To the Editor: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:56:29 EST Help for the hungry and hopeless http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152092102/Help-for-the-hungry-and-hopeless If you or someone you know is struggling, there is a local resource that might be able to help you in some ways. March 1 marks the first anniversary of the N3w G3n3ration Church, providing free meals before each of its services three times a week. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:56:28 EST The future of providing energy in Piqua http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152091421/The-future-of-providing-energy-in-Piqua Several years ago, the City of Piqua, through the efforts of the Energy Board and the Piqua Power System, began planning the most efficient and economical way to provide and deliver electric to Piqua Power customers. The strategy was to move from a... Fri, 27 Feb 2015 23:56:27 EST City Commissioner clarifies rate increase http://dailycall.com/news/letters/152048591/City-Commissioner-clarifies-rate-increase To the Editor: Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:11:35 EST A great day to be a Buckeye http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152071469/A-great-day-to-be-a-Buckeye Sometimes its easy for forget — amid the pointless Tweets from D-level celebrities and pictures of pets — the Internet is one of the most powerful and influential innovations of the 20th century. Fri, 27 Feb 2015 11:11:33 EST Finding warmth on a cold, winter day http://dailycall.com/news/opinion/152075078/Finding-warmth-on-a-cold-winter-day It's been a long hard winter on all of us this season. Thu, 26 Feb 2015 17:56:24 EST Embracing who we are http://dailycall.com/news/editorial-opinion-opinion_columns/152046442/Embracing-who-we-are After not watching the 2015 Oscar Awards and, instead, reading about everybody's opinions on it afterward, there was one speech that struck me. Graham Moore, screenwriter for “The Imitation Game,” said: Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:46:26 EST How much of a bad thing is good? http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152052264/How-much-of-a-bad-thing-is-good I have long contended that there hasn't been an intelligent discussion held about public education in the Ohio legislature in years, and I have written more than fifty articles highlighting the many indefensible mandates lawmakers have enacted... Wed, 25 Feb 2015 22:46:24 EST Editorial Roundup http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152028205/Editorial-Roundup • Excerpt from the Los Angeles Times on strategy against Islamic State: Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:31:23 EST Living in an ice age http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152028100/Living-in-an-ice-age Yes, I am as tired of the cold weather as the rest of you.I guess we shouldn't be surprised. We're just getting paid back for the mild summer we had. Besides, we are living in an ice age. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:16:44 EST Writer’s already done that http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/152003089/Writers-already-done-that Possibly as early as this year, we'll go to the polls to consider legalizing a weed, a native plant growing wild, that's harvested, processed, and sold illegally as a recreational drug. Ohio is considering legalizing this plant, making it... Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:16:34 EST Addressing trade cheats http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/152027467/Addressing-trade-cheats There isn't much Democrats and Republicans can agree on these days, but one idea is uniting senators on both sides of the aisle. Tue, 24 Feb 2015 22:16:29 EST Calling Around Bradford http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151990311/Calling-Around-Bradford Did someone forget to pull the plug on winter? I'm thinking it's time to let go of Groundhog Day and just let the length of actual winter be a surprise. I know it would help with the negative feelings everyone is harboring over... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:36:27 EST Dumping the pity party http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151968564/Dumping-the-pity-party Recently, I've gone through some things personally and professionally that caused me to go into a mini depression, which for me means functioning (although not at the rate I normally do) and spending more time than appropriate dwelling on other... Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:36:25 EST Take me out to the ballgame http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151966584/Take-me-out-to-the-ballgame It seems a cruel bit of irony that on one of the coldest days of the year, pitchers and catchers reported to Spring Training. With that small phrase, we begin to recognize that warmer and longer days are really just around the corner. Mon, 23 Feb 2015 00:36:24 EST Electricity issue sparks questions http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/151967445/Electricity-issue-sparks-questions A number of issues seemed to come to a head over the last week regarding electric bills in Piqua. At first glance, a majority of it comes from increased rates, and a public statement from the city manager regarding the increase as only being 2... Sun, 22 Feb 2015 12:51:21 EST What’s your market level? http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/151954770/Whats-your-market-level When playing the stock market, maximum results are best achieved when you “Buy low — sell high!” That's a worthy goal with real estate too, with one exception. Sat, 21 Feb 2015 13:16:21 EST