The healing power of an apology

The healing power of an apology

Whenever Veterans Day draws near, I am reminded of the story of Samuel Snow who believed an apology was important enough to wait more than six decades...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Honoring those who have served

Honoring those who have served

Every year, Veterans Day gives us a chance to pause and honor the sacrifices, courage, and patriotism of the men and women who have worn a military un...

November 10th, 2015 |  


Veterans Day: Legislation and initiatives to honor those who served locally

Veterans Day: Legislation and initiatives to honor those who served locally

America is the greatest country on earth and we live in the greatest state in this country. Our values and lifestyle could not be sustained without th...

November 10th, 2015 |  



Help offered to ALS patients

To the editor:Over the last year, the ALS Ice Bucket Challenge has done a tremendous job of shining a light on a devastating disease. On Veterans Day,...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Protecting the finances of Ohioans serving in uniform

Protecting the finances of Ohioans serving in uniform

More than 2,000 Ohioans are deployed overseas serving in our nation’s military, according to a recent count. Not only do these Ohioans put their...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Life isn’t fair

Life isn’t fair

Dear Grandparenting: We have been blessed with four terrific grandchildren. Each year we have taken one grandchild to Disney World in Orlando, Florida...

November 8th, 2015 |  


Groundhog (hunting) Day

Groundhog (hunting) Day

Last Friday, I left the safety and sanctity of my little room to look for Steve. You will understand in a moment why I refer to a 10-by-17 room equipp...

November 8th, 2015 |  


Increasing access to timely, quality prenatal care

Increasing access to timely, quality prenatal care

Each year, more than one million babies are born to mothers who did not receive adequate prenatal care.These babies are three times more likely to be ...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Collecting fallen leaves and yard waste during the winter

Collecting fallen leaves and yard waste during the winter

City crews began collecting fallen leaves more than two weeks ago. A detailed map of the collection zones is available online (http://www.sidneyoh.com...

November 6th, 2015 updated: November 6th, 2015. |  


Parent involvement critical

Parent involvement critical

There is no doubt that parent involvement is critical for every child in our schools. This begins with parents reading with their children when they a...

November 6th, 2015 |