Many of us have heard it said that the moral test of government is how we treat those in the dawn of life, the shadows of life, and the twilight of li...

August 16th, 2015 |  


The sacrificial love of letting go

The sacrificial love of letting go

“These are special days.” It was almost two decades ago, but I vividly remember my friend’s words as she wrapped the receiving blank...

August 16th, 2015 |  


Thinkin’ about Lincoln

Thinkin’ about Lincoln

Mainly because Steve is such a charmer we have recently become friends with two other couples. These four people have many attributes. They are well-r...

August 16th, 2015 |  



No Ohio child should go hungry

No Ohio child should go hungry

Hunger is real for far too many Ohioans. Today, almost one in six families doesn’t know where its next meal will come from.This has particularly...

August 14th, 2015 |  


The kind of news our farmers need to hear

The kind of news our farmers need to hear

In a recent forecast sent by our friends at the The Ohio State University Extension office, October and November harvest for this year is expected to ...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Success starts at home

To the editor:Last month, a short article was published on the editorial page of the Sidney Daily News, written by John Scheu. It was filled with ways...

August 14th, 2015 |  


EPA’s blunder proves the necessity of its services

EPA’s blunder proves the necessity of its services

WASHINGTON — The most reviled woman in America right now should be Gina McCarthy.She’s not, because most Americans don’t know who sh...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Financial literacy for millennials

Financial literacy for millennials

Summer is a time of endings and beginnings. For most of the approximately 1.8 million people who just graduated from college, this season marks the en...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Julia comes to visit

Julia comes to visit

Hello from our home to yours!Motherhood: what is more demanding yet fulfilling and rewarding?Austin is swiftly growing out of his baby stage and keeps...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Wind energy needs zoning

Wind energy needs zoning

Over the past few years we have seen tremendous growth in the efficiency, effectiveness, and use of wind power. In our report Zoned Out, we analyzed d...

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