The Japanese ladies’ lesson

The Japanese ladies’ lesson

When I look out of my kitchen window I can see the back of Miho’s house. For a long time after she was gone, when evening’s darkness would...

November 15th, 2017 |  


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Federal and State:• President Donald Trump, White House, Washington, D.C. 20500, 202-456-1111• Gov. John Kasich (R), Riffe Center, 30th Fl...

November 14th, 2017 updated: November 17th, 2017. |  


How a proposed law would protect survivors of sexual assault

How a proposed law would protect survivors of sexual assault

Immediately following a report by the New York Times that he allegedly sexually assaulted numerous women throughout his career, Harvey Weinstein threa...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Thanks on National Philanthropic Day

To the editor:As I reflect on National Philanthropy Day, I write to highlight and celebrate the work throughout the year of Edison State Community Col...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Editorial roundup

The Akron Beacon Journal, Nov. 3President Trump wants to disrupt the status quo. If that meant bridging differences or seeking to tame the polarizatio...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Trying to make sense of it all

Trying to make sense of it all

One of the more important lessons my mother has taught me in my 35 years on this earth is, “if you can’t say something nice, don’t s...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Oh no! Granddaughter’s a stripper

Dear Grandparenting: Here’s the big family news. My granddaughter is a stripper, and I kid you not. It gets even better, because she was the gra...

November 12th, 2017 |  


Local Government 117

Local Government 117

In the continuing series of articles on local government, I am discussing the important role the numerous Boards and Commissions play within the commu...

November 12th, 2017 |  


It’s deer hunting season again

It’s deer hunting season again

Old Jasper Blankenship bought a deer license again this year, just as he’s done every year since Eisenhower was President. He sticks nickels and...

November 12th, 2017 |  


Blood drive set for Nov. 21 at the American Legion

To the editor:Blood is essential to all of us. Many people need our donated blood to help while suffering from cancer, recovering from a serious accid...

November 12th, 2017 |