Letter: Problem with voter identification

Every state has different laws for voter identification. In Ohio you can vote using only a check stub, utility bill, or driver’s license.We need...

October 15th, 2015 updated: October 19th, 2015. |  


Los Angeles Times: The limitations and perils of scientific studies

OCT. 11, 2015 — A staple in college psychology courses is the story of polio and “spongy tar.” It seems that decades ago, researcher...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Joe Blundo: Book reveals naughty side of Columbus

Columbus has a naughty side, but the town has always been pretty good at hiding it behind Midwestern blandness.Not so good, though, that two writers c...

October 14th, 2015 |  



Letter: Don’t be a dope; Vote ‘no’ Issue 3

I read in The Lima News that a Quinnipiac University “poll” determined that 53 percent of Ohioans approve of “personal” mariju...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Column: Hillary hits 2 of 3 goals

WASHINGTON — Hillary Rodham Clinton had three big tasks to accomplish in Tuesday night’s debate: Reassure the Democratic establishment, dr...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Letter: LPD not using evidence

On August 20th my wife and I were robbed. We reported to the Lima Police Department that we had three lawn mowers stolen from our property. The office...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Letter: Real issues facing council president

I am not a city resident, or able to vote for what the city does, but as a long time former resident and employee of the city, I still have an interes...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


Bloomberg View: Democrats should have let all their candidates debate

Say what you will about Larry Lessig’s presidential bid — and his campaign makes Don Quixote look like Machiavelli — the last candid...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Mark Figley: Obama surrenders U.S. greatness to Putin

Mark Figley: Obama surrenders U.S. greatness to Putin

During his recent address before the U.N. General Assembly, Russian President Vladimir Putin took the world stage to embarrass the United States in ep...

October 14th, 2015 updated: October 14th, 2015. |  


John Grindrod: Missing my teachable moments

John Grindrod: Missing my teachable moments

This past summer, I read with interest the story involving the PBS series “Finding Your Roots” and Ben Affleck. For those of you who may h...

October 13th, 2015 |