Fixing a broken unemployment compensation system

Fixing a broken unemployment compensation system

Throughout this past decade our nation and state has had financial ups and downs, which has caused people to rely on unemployment benefits. In Ohio, o...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Rethinking homework at the elementary level

Rethinking homework at the elementary level

Students returned to school earlier this month after enjoying time at home and taking a break from schoolwork. They resumed their routines of getting ...

January 13th, 2016 updated: January 13th, 2016. |  


Tips to safe online

Tips to safe online

Every second, about 18 people fall for some sort of social media scam. Whether you use Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc., scammers are looking to sep...

January 13th, 2016 |  



Building a culture of life

To the editor:We are approaching Jan. 22 at which time we will commemorate the 43rd anniversary of Roe v. Wade, which overturned the laws of all 50 st...

January 13th, 2016 |  


Meat industry important to state’s economy

To the editor:An article recently published in the Dayton Daily News, headlined, “Research ramping up for alternatives to meat,” caught my...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 12th, 2016. |  


Court rules on statute of limitations

Court rules on statute of limitations

The question in this case — which involved a young woman named Uranus Watkins — was which statute of limitations applied to her claims aga...

January 12th, 2016 updated: January 12th, 2016. |  


Finding purpose in life

Finding purpose in life

It was one of those phone calls that you don’t expect to get. No, it wasn’t a middle-of-the-night crisis, rather an early morning candid c...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Dud tries out his new snowshoes

Dud tries out his new snowshoes

It was time to do it. I mean, Dud had specifically dropped more hints than World War II bombs that he had always craved a pair of snowshoes, and Anita...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Imagination vs. no-nonsense play

Imagination vs. no-nonsense play

Dear Grandparenting: My husband and I agree about most things but we part ways when it comes to our little grandchildren. My husband is a retired mech...

January 10th, 2016 |  


Dorothy Love nurse helps woman

To the editor:I went to purchase some stamps at the Goin’ Postal Service on East Oak Street in Piqua on Thursday, Dec. 17, 2015. I stepped on th...

January 6th, 2016 updated: January 6th, 2016. |