Not as pretty, but smarter

Not as pretty, but smarter

It was lunchtime at the sale barn on the edge of town and the guys were milling around. They didn’t really want to eat there, as the regular coo...

August 12th, 2015 |  


When is enough enough?

When is enough enough?

You didn’t signal that you were turning or you have only one license plate on your vehicle in a state that requires two or … The list goes...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Stopping war not the same as peace

Stopping war not the same as peace

The nuclear agreement with Iran is an extraordinary feat of diplomacy.First and foremost, non-proliferation experts agree that the deal blocks all of ...

August 12th, 2015 |  



Making Ohio more business-friendly and improving our economy

Making Ohio more business-friendly and improving our economy

Over the last five years the Ohio Bureau of Workers’ Compensation (BWC) has made changes to help it evolve from a problem, to a leader in econom...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Editorial roundup

Excerpts of recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:The (Toledo) Blade, Aug. 10Fifty years after President Lyndon Jo...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Right friends for my grandkids

Right friends for my grandkids

Dear Grandparenting: One of the most nervous things about being a grandmother is watching how your grandchildren fit in socially. Who do they hang aro...

August 10th, 2015 updated: August 10th, 2015. |  


An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

An important victory for Ohio’s waterways

Freshwater reserves that provide drinking water to millions of people in Ohio are under threat from toxins carried by the spread of algal blooms creat...

August 9th, 2015 |  


The price of our food

The price of our food

It’s hard to conceive now but when I was growing up it was easy for my mom to spend over a hundred dollars a week on groceries.We’re talki...

August 9th, 2015 |  


Did you say tomato?

Did you say tomato?

We need to ask for a moment of silence for the unfortunate end that has come to one of Ohio’s most adored.According to Bloomberg Business and Fo...

August 7th, 2015 updated: August 7th, 2015. |  


Motorcycle escort planned for traveling Wall

To the editor:Wednesday, Sept. 2, at 6:30 p.m., the Vietnam Memorial Traveling Wall will be leaving the Wapakoneta VFW following County Road 25A headi...

August 7th, 2015 |