David Trinko: Appreciate a second chance for gratitude

David Trinko: Appreciate a second chance for gratitude

How can you teach your children to be grateful if you have trouble expressing it yourself?It’s a concept I’ve struggled with lately, espec...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Is there a certain attorney that I must use?

Legal-Ease: Is there a certain attorney that I must use?

Client choice in selecting and retaining attorneys is at the heart of the legal profession. Therefore, an attorney can usually be fired or hired for a...

November 21st, 2015 |  


Kathleen Parker: Fear and loathing in America

Kathleen Parker: Fear and loathing in America

WASHINGTON — We shouldn’t be surprised that many Americans fear the fresh arrival of Syrian refugees in the wake of last week’s Pari...

November 21st, 2015 |  



Lawrence S. Huffman: Not crazy at all

Lawrence S. Huffman: Not crazy at all

After the dismissal of the indictments against the 21 security personnel at Lima State Hospital, I thought my contact with that state establishment ha...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Jay Ambrose: Defending a way of life

Jay Ambrose: Defending a way of life

Do we face an interminable assault of Islamist terror, of massive changes in our Western way of life brought on by no sense of safety anyplace? Will t...

November 20th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: Thankful for each new run of Ye Olde Pilgrim Games

Lori Borgman: Thankful for each new run of Ye Olde Pilgrim Games

We play outdoor games at Thanksgiving. I blame the Kennedys. As a child, I remember hearing about the Kennedys playing football at Hyannis Port every ...

November 19th, 2015 |  


George Will: Chris Christie’s serious political talent

George Will: Chris Christie’s serious political talent

WASHINGTON — Paris was for all Americans, but especially for Republicans, a summons to seriousness that should have two immediate impacts on the...

November 19th, 2015 |  


Lora Abernathy: A Great Dane to be alive

Lora Abernathy: A Great Dane to be alive

She was running toward us, as best as she could.Her large ears flopped with each hurried step, briefly covering her eyes and obscuring her view, and h...

November 18th, 2015 updated: November 18th, 2015. |  


Dan K. Thomasson: Lindsey Graham’s proposal to deal with Islamic State honorable, but not feasible

Dan K. Thomasson: Lindsey Graham’s proposal to deal with Islamic State honorable, but not feasible

WASHINGTON — Lindsey Graham, one of the more sensible candidates in the Republican presidential race, suggests what just may be in this day and ...

November 18th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: My secret fantasy just may surprise

John Grindrod: My secret fantasy just may surprise

Most who know me know that I have long followed with a high degree of interest pretty much all things sports since I was able to walk under the table ...

November 17th, 2015 |