Alzheimer’s Confident Caregiver series being offered in Montgomery County

CENTERVILLE — The Alzheimer’s Association Miami Valley Chapter will be offering a series of three educational programs for Alzheimer’...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Protecting our water resources I

Protecting our water resources I

As president of the Ohio Municipal League, one of the opportunities I had over the course of the past year was to represent Ohio’s cities and vi...

January 21st, 2020 |  


Fran’s Favorites: Granny Liddle’s applesauce cakes

Fran’s Favorites: Granny Liddle’s applesauce cakes

We completed our first year in office and how quickly it has gone!I have loved all the things I have done with children, cooking and new moms. I have ...

January 18th, 2020 |  



Keeping your diet on track

Keeping your diet on track

Dear Readers,Now that we are getting settled into the new year, many of us are working on getting healthier. There is so much information about diets,...

January 18th, 2020 |  


Sharing the love of one’s life

Sharing the love of one’s life

Thinking about what I am going to fill you in on this week brought to mind the dearest person to me on earth. Meet my husband Daniel Yoder! I got to k...

January 17th, 2020 |  


City manager gives update on Comprehensive Plan

City manager gives update on Comprehensive Plan

Back in 2016 Mayor Barhorst reported on the city’s efforts to update its existing Comprehensive Plan. The Comprehensive Plan is a long-range pla...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Time to stop undermining Ohio’s public system education

Time to stop undermining Ohio’s public system education

Ohio’s ballooning EdChoice voucher program threatens to undermine the system of public education in Ohio. The program uses a flawed school repor...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Adding sugar wisely

Adding sugar wisely

Dear Readers,Another year is behind us, and now it’s time to get back to our normal routines. Many of us, including myself, have overeaten durin...

January 11th, 2020 |  


Imaginations running

Imaginations running

Good morning from the Yoder’s quiet house. Ya, all is quiet for once. Silence is something I rarely get to “hear” these days. Too mu...

January 10th, 2020 |  


Still waiting for New Year’s resolutions

Still waiting for New Year’s resolutions

Dear Grandparenting: What is so hard about setting a goal and doing what it takes to achieve it? That’s what life is all about in my opinion, bu...

January 7th, 2020 |