Rev. Ron Fails: Body cameras a good first step

Rev. Ron Fails: Body cameras a good first step

The use of body cameras is a first step, but not the solution. Excessive force will continue without effective policies to prevent it.Lima’s cit...

February 17th, 2018 |  


George Will: LA’s mayor deserves a presidential hearing

George Will: LA’s mayor deserves a presidential hearing

LOS ANGELES — It was dicey being Jewish in a Russia that was tolerant of pogroms, and then came the threat of conscription into the 1904-05 Russ...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Michael Reagan: It’s still not guns

Michael Reagan: It’s still not guns

During the intense media coverage of Wednesday’s tragic events in Parkland, Fla., I was shocked to hear it was the 18th school shooting so far t...

February 17th, 2018 |  



David Trinko: Sifting through a flood of feedback

David Trinko: Sifting through a flood of feedback

I don’t usually get much mail at the office.You can imagine my surprise when there were 25 letters in my mailbox Monday morning, then another 20...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Cheryl Parson: The answer to this quiz is saying ‘no’

Cheryl Parson: The answer to this quiz is saying ‘no’

If you spend a few minutes on Facebook, you will invariably find friends sharing the fact they did well on a quiz. Since a Facebook friend has shared ...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: FFA and Congressional charters

Legal-Ease: FFA and Congressional charters

This is National FFA Week. Formerly known as the Future Farmers of America, FFA is a student agricultural organization that is considered an integral ...

February 17th, 2018 |  


Ron Lora: Categories to consider when thinking about American presidents

Ron Lora: Categories to consider when thinking about American presidents

Nearly all Americans recognize Mount Rushmore, and each year two-and-a-half million visitors gaze at that national memorial. The pull, of course, is t...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Ken Pollitz: If the shoe fits, wear it

Ken Pollitz: If the shoe fits, wear it

Please forgive being so forward, but the facts are undisputed. For most of my life I have had a larger and more sizeable understanding compared to mos...

February 16th, 2018 |  


Deroy Murdock:	GOP spending bonanza screams for budget reforms

Deroy Murdock: GOP spending bonanza screams for budget reforms

NEW YORK — There’s plenty to hate about last week’s GOP surrender on the federal budget. According to Citizens Against Government Wa...

February 15th, 2018 |  


Lori Borgman: Fear is undoubtedly a certain part of parenting

Lori Borgman: Fear is undoubtedly a certain part of parenting

Before Orville and Wilbur Wright spread their wings, they ran a small bicycle shop in Dayton. They were cutting edge, both the Wright brothers and bic...

February 15th, 2018 |