DUMBING DOWN OF AMERICA: We listen to argue, not to understand

DUMBING DOWN OF AMERICA: We listen to argue, not to understand

Millions of Americans are choosing to experience the impeachment hearings through media filters that depict the proceedings as either a worthless sha...

November 19th, 2019 |  


DUMBING DOWN OF AMERICA: It’s past the time to put our country first

DUMBING DOWN OF AMERICA: It’s past the time to put our country first

How did America get here? This fractured place where facts matter less and less, and neighbors can’t even share how they really feel.How did we ...

November 19th, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: Newspapers and magazines, then and now

John Grindrod: Newspapers and magazines, then and now

So much has changed over time, especially as a result of the advent of social media. Nowadays, people, especially the Gen Xers and millennials, just h...

November 19th, 2019 |  



Letter: A sad day in the USA

Letter: A sad day in the USA

Our country is torn apart.There is no balance, consistency, listening or sharing of ideas. Instead we have hate.There is no trust in Washington. I am ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Letter: Good luck getting driver’s license

Letter: Good luck getting driver’s license

My Ohio driver’s license issued in Allen County on August 30, 2016, was expiring. I am an 87-year-old citizen living in a local retirement commu...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Heidi Stevens: Poem deserves to be heard beyond one night

Heidi Stevens: Poem deserves to be heard beyond one night

Chanel Miller took the at Glamour magazine’s Women of the Year awards, an annual celebration of change-makers and truth-tellers and other folks ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


John M. Crisp: Why not let the people decide?

John M. Crisp: Why not let the people decide?

The weakness of the Republicans’ defense of President Donald Trump is implied by the obvious hollowness of many of their arguments.Here’s ...

November 18th, 2019 |  


Jay Ambrose: Who is really corrupt in impeachment proceedings?

Jay Ambrose: Who is really corrupt in impeachment proceedings?

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi says she has discovered President Donald Trump’s impeachable offense. It’s bribery. When he was trying to get U...

November 18th, 2019 updated: November 18th, 2019. |  


Toledo Blade: Stricter oversight necessary from the V.A.

Toledo Blade: Stricter oversight necessary from the V.A.

The suspicious deaths of 10 veterans at a clinic in Clarksburg, W.Va., has prompted federal lawmakers to finally pursue stricter oversight from the U....

November 17th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: One more family shattered by a drunken driver

Jim Krumel: One more family shattered by a drunken driver

Christopher Watson was a bright-eyed young man who wanted to take in everything the world had to offer; someone who liked to have fun. A person who wa...

November 17th, 2019 |