POW survived hell, and became an inspiration

Air Force Maj. Leo Thorsness waited more than six years for the Medal of Honor he was awarded for his actions over North Vietnam on April 19, 1967.On ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Should we start worrying about robots taking our jobs?

SAN JOSE, Calif. — During a visit to Silicon Valley, I had an interesting encounter with a salesperson of the future: a robot. And it gave me a ...

May 15th, 2017 |  


Each generation does differently, but a mother’s love is constant

As we watch our young next-door neighbor chase her two little boys around the back yard, we can’t help but notice she’s clutching her alwa...

May 14th, 2017 |  



The parties need to be over

Emmanuel Macron, the newly elected president of France, is an investment banker by training and a radical reformer by acclamation.Perhaps that sounds ...

May 14th, 2017 |  


The message is the massage

The message is the massage

My life is full steam ahead. I am always running from one thing to another. I work nearly every day here at the Daily Times, then I try to get a lot o...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Heavy rains shorten tent camping trip

Heavy rains shorten tent camping trip

You’ll recall, no doubt (ha!), how I wrote in last Saturday’s column that I was heading out on Monday for a camping/fishing trip to Cave R...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Designing in color

Designing in color

When I design a landscaping plan I see it in terms of aesthetics and function. I want it to serve a purpose of shape, privacy, enhancing a structure e...

May 11th, 2017 |  


Ohio needs Medicaid

Dear Editor,Given the current climate around healthcare, I was glad to hear that Senator Portman remains committed to protecting Ohioans’ access...

May 10th, 2017 |  


The lost art of front-porch sitting

The lost art of front-porch sitting

Early Spring, I moved from my old-fashioned house with a wrap-around porch to an upscale suburb. Jogging past the crepe myrtles gracing my neighbor...

May 9th, 2017 |  


Follow concussion guidelines but keep children active

New research on how young athletes should be treated for concussions on and off the field is welcome news for both parents and coaches.But a Seattle d...

May 9th, 2017 |