Lori Borgman: Meet the online calculator for snow days

Lori Borgman: Meet the online calculator for snow days

I recently discovered an online calculator that can predict snow days. There’s a catch to the Snow Day calculator — to get results, you mu...

January 18th, 2018 |  


Chicago Tribune: The Pentagon’s smart plan for preventing an Islamic State comeback

Chicago Tribune: The Pentagon’s smart plan for preventing an Islamic State comeback

Raqqa in northern Syria is a broken city in the midst of a long, arduous rebuild. But it’s no longer the nerve center for the Islamic State̵...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Kathleen Parker: Can there be a charitable reading?

Kathleen Parker: Can there be a charitable reading?

CAMDEN, S.C. — While recently perusing unread books gathering dust on my shelves, one tome caught my eye and, upon being loosed from the grip of...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Letters: In search of a moderate to run against Jordan

Letters: In search of a moderate to run against Jordan

In a political climate in which the two major parties drift further apart, a growing number of people have become disillusioned with the divisive poli...

January 17th, 2018 |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

Christina Ryan Claypool: A message for Ohioans: Relax

What do a dying woman, an NFL quarterback, and most Ohioans have in common? An important message about the need to relax. It was my great aunt who fir...

January 17th, 2018 |  


St. Louis Post-Dispatch: NAFTA renegotiation isn’t the godsend Trump has promised U.S. farmers

St. Louis Post-Dispatch: NAFTA renegotiation isn’t the godsend Trump has promised U.S. farmers

President Donald Trump has a misplaced view of his standing with American farmers. During a speech last week to a farmers convention in Tennessee, Tru...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Albert R. Hunt: Freedom Caucus in spotlight as shutdown looms

Albert R. Hunt: Freedom Caucus in spotlight as shutdown looms

The House Freedom Caucus styles itself as the principled champion of limited government and the rule of law. More often, its members are partisan guns...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Letter: For region to thrive, it must communicate

Letter: For region to thrive, it must communicate

I read Mike Swick’s column on Sunday introducing Greater Lima Region, Inc. with interest. The goal is to see the Lima region thrive.My challenge...

January 16th, 2018 |  


John Grindrod: Lost opportunities and the regrets that never die

John Grindrod: Lost opportunities and the regrets that never die

Over time, there is much that we who are aging have in common — from the aches and pains that settle in, to the “cheaters” we need t...

January 16th, 2018 |  


Miami Herald: #MeToo must stand for the rest of us — even though we’re not rich and famous

Miami Herald: #MeToo must stand for the rest of us — even though we’re not rich and famous

The #MeToo movement sweeping America is not exclusively the purview of famous Hollywood actresses.It’s taking hold with African American and His...

January 15th, 2018 |