A weighty issue

A weighty issue

What would be the impact on you and those you know if you lost 60 pounds in five months?Research shows that weight loss of that magnitude gives the pe...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Kudos to Speelman

To the editor:Congratulations to Sidney Daily News Reporter Patti Speelman for her AP 2nd Place Award for Best Feature Writer!And thanks to her for th...

May 18th, 2016 |  


To our readers

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

May 18th, 2016 |  



The Many Facets of Economic Development

The Many Facets of Economic Development

You have probably heard the term “economic development” bantered about, but have wondered just what that means to the City of Sidney. Econ...

May 18th, 2016 |  


Retiring in June, Aukerman reflects on career

Retiring in June, Aukerman reflects on career

As I write this article, I am completing my tenure of ten years with Sidney City Schools and a 37-year career in the field of education. I served as t...

May 18th, 2016 updated: May 18th, 2016. |  


Challenge negativity about aging

Challenge negativity about aging

COLUMBUS — Ohio’s 60-plus population is growing more than 20 times faster than our overall population. Our growing and changing, aging pop...

May 16th, 2016 |  


That’s how they roll

That’s how they roll

Dear Grandparenting: I am the grandmother of five grandchildren. They have different ages and different personalities, so I never know what to expect ...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Aggregation for those currently under contract

Aggregation for those currently under contract

Residents often stop me to ask questions about various facets of government. One that I continue to be asked frequently involves aggregation, and how ...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Protecting America’s national parks

Protecting America’s national parks

Recently, my family and I had the privilege of touring some of Ohio’s most historic sites — the Dayton home and shop of the Wright Brother...

May 15th, 2016 |  


Fly fishing and book writing

Fly fishing and book writing

Dud was down at The Lunker Hole on Lewis Creek before it even turned yellow in the east. He had some thinking to do, and, as everyone knows, thereR...

May 14th, 2016 |