A prescription for health

To the editor:I am a former farmer and was raised in the health food industry. As such, I want to share with you a list of things one can do for bette...

June 9th, 2018 |  


Senate Farm Bill slated to benefit Ohio

Senate Farm Bill slated to benefit Ohio

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Senate Agriculture Committee’s newly released bipartisan Farm Bill includes key provisions U.S. Senator Sherrod Bro...

June 9th, 2018 |  


The pocket dial, the purse dial and the toddler dial

The top two inadvertent cell phone calls are the pocket dial and the purse dial. I’d like to add a third: The I’m-carrying-in-groceries-an...

June 7th, 2018 |  



Is time management possible?

Is time management possible?

Three long-time friends met for a reunion. In the fullness of time, the conversation steered toward the topic of who was more important. Alas, tempers...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Forget Trump’s tariffs: Let’s invade Canada

Today we’re going to talk about tariffs and the need for a swift U.S. invasion of Canada.I’ll get to that second part in a moment.As you&#...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Children’s author born and raised in Portsmouth

Children’s author born and raised in Portsmouth

The Cleveland Plain Dealer (Sept. 7, 2016) listed the most famous person from each of Ohio’s 88 counties at www.cleveland.com. Roy Rogers receiv...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Trump doesn’t think he’s above the law, he thinks he is the law

Donald Trump once said during the 2016 presidential campaign that he could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot someone, and still not lose a...

June 7th, 2018 |  


When employees don’t get racial-bias message, disaster looms for business

What is it about “shopping while black” that’s so hard for some store employees to understand? Recently, two troubling incidents inv...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Trust internal navigation

Trust internal navigation

I barely turned the wheel. I was running 75 mph and don’t know how I avoided the tree straddling the road 40 feet ahead. No crash. No scratching...

June 7th, 2018 |  


Trump doesn’t think he’s above the law, he thinks he is the law

Donald Trump once said during the 2016 presidential campaign that he could stand in the middle of Fifth Avenue and shoot someone, and still not lose a...

June 7th, 2018 |