Reader troubled by columnist’s reasonings

To the editor:I found Ms. (Marla) Boone’s July 20 editorial on reading humorous, but troubling. Why the criticism of Ayn Rand, whom Boone admits...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Too much time on Trump

Too much time on Trump

As Donald Trump surges in a recent poll (albeit one with a small sample size) many are wondering whether Trump’s views on immigration represent ...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Screams of joy

Screams of joy

I am 21 years old. I am just old enough to have grown up in a time where playing outside was really the only form of entertainment we had, plus my mot...

July 21st, 2015 |  



Remembering Operation Babylift

Remembering Operation Babylift

Hindsight is always great, and those who engage in this pastime, especially in war, need to be called to task for the stones they throw at any and all...

July 21st, 2015 |  


Many made fireworks possible

To the editor:Before any more time passes, I wanted to write to publicly thank the businesses and individuals who provided the funding for Sidney̵...

July 20th, 2015 |  


Attempted felony murder not a viable criminal offense

Attempted felony murder not a viable criminal offense

Can a criminal defendant be convicted of attempted felony murder when no death resulted from the attempt? That was the question posed to us — th...

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


FISH part of back-to-school shopping

To the editor:There are a lot of families watching the calendar with interest. Parents looking forward to mid-August and the children not so much. Sch...

July 20th, 2015 |  


Fixing errors on Ohioans’ credit reports

Fixing errors on Ohioans’ credit reports

Too many Ohioans are still feeling the effects of the 2008 financial crisis — particularly on their credit scores.More than 50 million consumers...

July 20th, 2015 |  


The worst of the worst-case scenarios

The worst of the worst-case scenarios

My sister has the most wonderful collection of books. One end of the shelf is Ayn Rand-heavy. It’s tough going through that section. Not being a...

July 19th, 2015 updated: July 19th, 2015. |  


Feeding people: a moral responsibility

Feeding people: a moral responsibility

“Could you please give me a dollar, so I could get something to eat?” I was in a restaurant parking lot one evening last summer when a twe...

July 19th, 2015 |