Two wins for Trump

The Supreme Court’s decision to allow portions of President Trump’s travel ban to proceed is a much-needed victory for the administration....

June 28th, 2017 |  


Calling out the intolerant

Calling out the intolerant

Dear Editor,Hundreds if not thousands of conservative Republicans have your back on the homeless issue that has grown into a blight on our fair city. ...

June 27th, 2017 |  


Store the fat, relish the dessert

Store the fat, relish the dessert

I was fork-deep into my second piece of carrot cake and a few sips into my cabernet. I deserve this indulgence I thought, the buttercream icing caress...

June 27th, 2017 |  



The name’s Hooverville — not skid row

The name’s Hooverville — not skid row

The Great Depression… A vision in my head. From the stock market crash in New York to the the dust bowl in the Great Plains, the country was in ...

June 26th, 2017 |  


The freakonomics of sugar

The freakonomics of sugar

In 2005 there was a best seller called “Freakonomics” by University of Chicago economist Steven Levitt and New York Times journalist Steph...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Community revitalization begins with a positive attitude:

“Why not move to Columbus, it’s so much better there?”These are the words I frequently hear circulate throughout Scioto County. I lo...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Parents should start planning now for back to school

Parents should start planning now for back to school

A healthy student is a better student. Healthy students have fewer absences, show more engagement and are better learners in the classroom, all leadin...

June 26th, 2017 |  


Letting go

Letting go

Imagine you with endless mental, physical, and spiritual energy.Imagine you off that emotional roller coaster focused, creative, and ready to live you...

June 25th, 2017 |  


So how nutty is a squirrel?

So how nutty is a squirrel?

I heard a tapping on the glass of my bathroom window. I put my face up close and was looking into the eyes of the neighborhood red squirrel. Just behi...

June 23rd, 2017 |  


There’s your sign: Part 3

There’s your sign: Part 3

The Declaration of Independence was the brainchild of the young American Congress, the masterpiece of Tom Jefferson and “in your face” for...

June 23rd, 2017 |