Sidney-Shelby Economic Partnership supports Issue 2, opposes 3

To the editor:The Board of Trustees of the Sidney-Shelby Economic Partnership (formerly West Ohio Development Council) supports state Issue 2 which wo...

October 13th, 2015 |  


Grateful veteran expresses his appreciation to community

To the editor:I recently had the privilege of making the trip to Washington, D.C. I would like to thank my sponsors, Emerson Climate Technologies and ...

October 13th, 2015 updated: October 13th, 2015. |  


Safe to hitchhike Europe?

Safe to hitchhike Europe?

Dear Grandparenting: My grandson says he is finished with school. He wants to get out in “the real world.” He graduated from junior colleg...

October 11th, 2015 |  



Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

A few years ago, after an alien life form apparently took over his body, my husband announced he was going to rearrange the furniture in his den. We h...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Clean and sober: one woman’s story

Clean and sober: one woman’s story

In a recent edition, the Dayton Daily News reported, “Overdose drug available in Dayton without prescription.” The feature included soberi...

October 11th, 2015 |  


The sounds of the forest

The sounds of the forest

We all remember that first time we spent camping or hiking in the woods. I can remember that weekend so well because of everything that happened and e...

October 9th, 2015 updated: October 9th, 2015. |  


America is better off when we are making things

America is better off when we are making things

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 9th, 2015 |  


Vote no on Issue 3

To the editor:I would like to thank our local officials who were quoted in the article about why Issue 3 should be opposed. I hope everyone read their...

October 8th, 2015 updated: October 8th, 2015. |  


Political correctness on today’s schoolyard

It’s difficult for those who grew up playing on rusty, jagged playground slides that either melted young legs into the sun-heated metal or threw...

October 8th, 2015 |  


Rebuilding Sidney’s streets and alleyways

Rebuilding Sidney’s streets and alleyways

Why has the reconstruction of Port Jefferson Road taken so long to finish? Why did the city rebuild West Avenue adjacent to City Hall — my stree...

October 8th, 2015 |