Demand drives Thanksgiving bargain blitzes

As more big-box retailers offer Black Friday bargains a day early, many Americans fear the Thanksgiving holiday is being co-opted and commercialized.R...

November 24th, 2015 |  


Why skip the turkey on Thanksgiving?

To the editor:While President Obama is pardoning two turkeys for Thanksgiving, every one of us can exercise that same presidential power by choosing a...

November 24th, 2015 |  


City readies for winter weather

City readies for winter weather

Way back in the Stone Age when I was in school and students were expected to memorize the Preamble to the Constitution, the Gettysburg Address, passag...

November 24th, 2015 |  



Shelby County high school seniors receive Honda-Ohio State Math Medal Award

Shelby County high school seniors receive Honda-Ohio State Math Medal Award

MARYSVILLE — Ten high-achieving Shelby County high school seniors received the Honda-OSU Math Medal Award from a partnership between Honda and T...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Newspaper media inform readers about the best deals on Black Friday and throughout the season

Newspaper media inform readers about the best deals on Black Friday and throughout the season

The infamous day-after-Thanksgiving retail bonanza — affectionately dubbed “Black Friday” — is always a major event for newspa...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


How to ‘tame’ Thanksgiving

How to ‘tame’ Thanksgiving

Dear Grandparenting: I envy families who come together at Thanksgiving and seem to have a wonderful time without breaking a sweat. Mine hasn’t f...

November 22nd, 2015 |  


Sweet dreams or nightmares?

Sweet dreams or nightmares?

Aging Americans within a few years of collecting Social Security are concerned. Will government leaders push the retirement age to 68 or even 70? Will...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Return of stole bike sought

To the editor:We were the victims of a theft on Nov. 7.My great-grandson we have custody of went uptown Saturday to check for a controller for a game ...

November 20th, 2015 updated: November 20th, 2015. |  


Dean’s list

LIMA — The University of Northwestern Ohio has announced its dean’s list for the October session for students in the College of Applied Te...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Support true heroes of America

To the editor:Recently, there has been raucous opposition against the local police forces of the United States. Almost daily, voices are heard on the ...

November 20th, 2015 |