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 |  


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 |  


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 |  


Congress can lower out-of-pocket Rx costs for Medicare beneficiaries

Congress can lower out-of-pocket Rx costs for Medicare beneficiaries

As Congress considers proposals to bring down drug costs for seniors, one plan they must consider is capping the out-of-pocket costs for Medicare Part...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Two houses, two lives

Two houses, two lives

We give and take advice on a daily basis. Yet seldom do you give advice to someone 200 years in advance. But when James Burns in Ireland wrote to his ...

October 9th, 2019 |  


Encampment shows homeless problem

Encampment shows homeless problem

SIDNEY—Just beyond the Shelby County Courthouse, nestled under the Court Street Bridge, sits an encampment scattered with trash, blankets, backp...

October 8th, 2019 |