Mark Figley: American cities are in shambles

Mark Figley: American cities are in shambles

Visit any major U.S. city today and it can safely be described as unsafe. Such cities also likely have a Democrat mayor and power structure to match. ...

November 6th, 2017 |  


David Trinko: Children are children, regardless of skin tone

David Trinko: Children are children, regardless of skin tone

The newest child in our home is just the same as all of the other children in our home.Yet somehow when some people look at her, all they see is diffe...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Cheryl Parson: Prepare your home before winter hits

Cheryl Parson: Prepare your home before winter hits

We recently got our first taste of the inevitable approach of winter. Overnight temperatures dropped near or below freezing. It was cloudy and damp. S...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Legal-Ease: Leaves, trees and branches

Legal-Ease: Leaves, trees and branches

Each autumn, leaves fall from our region’s abundant hardwood trees. Occasionally, we finish raking our leaves and find that a neighbor’s l...

November 4th, 2017 |  


Column: Huffman plan protect Ohioans from frivolous lawsuits

Column: Huffman plan protect Ohioans from frivolous lawsuits

Immediately following a report by the New York Times that he allegedly sexually assaulted numerous women throughout his career, Harvey Weinstein threa...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Self-representation in court gone wrong

Lawrence S. Huffman: Self-representation in court gone wrong

About five years ago, long after my service as prosecuting attorney had ended, I received a notice from the Common Pleas Court summoning me for jury d...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Cal Thomas: Indictments and ham sandwiches

Cal Thomas: Indictments and ham sandwiches

In considering the indictment of former Donald Trump campaign chairman Paul Manafort and an associate, I am reminded of former Bill Clinton aide and d...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Lori Borgman: Open kitchen concept can cost a cook big time

Lori Borgman: Open kitchen concept can cost a cook big time

I find myself wanting to shout at the television these days. Not at the news shows — they do their own shouting — but at the home and gard...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


George Will: On tax reform, Republicans define victory down

George Will: On tax reform, Republicans define victory down

WASHINGTON — Needing a victory to validate their majorities, congressional Republicans have chosen not to emulate Shakespeare’s Henry V be...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Chris Erskine: I can make repairs, but then have to repair those repairs

Chris Erskine: I can make repairs, but then have to repair those repairs

As I’ve explained before, our house used to be one of those little drive-through huts where you could buy smokes and gum. Then it briefly became...

November 1st, 2017 |