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Opinions expressed in items on this page labeled “Their View” and “Your View” and other columns throughout the newspaper submi...

October 15th, 2019 |  


Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

Voting is best with plenty of spoilers

It’s rare these days to watch a movie or TV show that hasn’t been ruined by spoilers. It seems like it takes more work to not know about s...

October 14th, 2019 |  


There’s still more to do

There’s still more to do

For far too long, prescription pain medication, heroin, and fentanyl have broken families apart and devastated communities in Ohio. In 2017, our opioi...

October 14th, 2019 |  



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

October 14th, 2019 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Tea Time

Fran’s Favorites: Tea Time

I spent a couple of days in Cleveland this past week meeting with lots of people working to get the Ohio Governor’s Imagination Library kicked o...

October 12th, 2019 |  


Mom’s advice about getting older

Mom’s advice about getting older

The anniversary of losing someone you love can be quite painful. The calendar date, month, or season can bring back the feeling of the initial grief, ...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Proposed Ohio House Bill 338: Helpful or harmful

Proposed Ohio House Bill 338: Helpful or harmful

“Despite the fact that most people with serious mental illnesses are never violent, and 95-97% of gun violence is not caused by a mental illness...

October 11th, 2019 |  


Election letter deadline is Oct. 25

The deadline for any letters to the editor dealing with the November election is Friday, Oct. 25, at 5 p.m. Readers may submit one letter to the edito...

October 11th, 2019 updated: October 14th, 2019. |  


California law has college sports staring at disaster

California law has college sports staring at disaster

California is known for prepping its residents to be earthquake-ready, and it’s been a while since a major one hit the Golden State on the Pacif...

October 10th, 2019 |  


Why so sad?

Why so sad?

Statistics suggest that young people today suffer from mental health disorders like anxiety and depression like never before, and there is no reason t...

October 10th, 2019 |