Jim Krumel: Money buys jackpot winners smiles, troubles

Jim Krumel: Money buys jackpot winners smiles, troubles

Tiffany Robinson will get her horse.Every time she pestered her father to buy her a horse, John Robinson would answer, “When I win the lottery.&...

January 17th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Obama’s cancer plan is more empty rhetoric

Thomas Lucente: Obama’s cancer plan is more empty rhetoric

Did President Barack Obama just fall off the turnip truck? Now Vice President Joe Biden is going to cure cancer.Wow. Just wow.During his final State o...

January 17th, 2016 |  


George Will: Keep an eye out on Chris Christie

George Will: Keep an eye out on Chris Christie

WASHINGTON — Iowa and New Hampshire together have just 1.4 percent of the U.S. population, which is actually why it is fine for them to begin th...

January 16th, 2016 |  



David Trinko: An end to pranking robocallers

David Trinko: An end to pranking robocallers

Goodbye, robocalls. I might actually miss you a bit, and all that fun we’ve had over the years.I’ll miss all those times I was in the show...

January 16th, 2016 |  


Remember King’s commitment to doing what’s right

Remember King’s commitment to doing what’s right

On Monday, we commemorate the life and death of Martin Luther King Jr., who extolled the transformative power of self-sacrifice and love, and led a mo...

January 16th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: Snow and work

Legal-Ease: Snow and work

Students can excitedly experience unexpected days off school due to weather. Most businesses do not follow the same protocol, and seldom does any busi...

January 16th, 2016 |  


Michael Reagan: The State of the Union, as usual

Michael Reagan: The State of the Union, as usual

If you missed the president’s final State of the Union message Tuesday night, don’t worry.It might have been billed as historic, but you d...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Lima/Allen County jails have changed considerably

Lawrence S. Huffman: Lima/Allen County jails have changed considerably

The Eighth Amendment to the Constitution of the United States provides that: “Excessive bail shall not be required, nor excessive fines imposed,...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Jay Ambrose: An Obama speech worth disremembering

Jay Ambrose: An Obama speech worth disremembering

President Barack Obama had something deceptively close to a humble, confessional moment in has last State of the Union speech.He said that “ranc...

January 15th, 2016 |  


Lori Borgman: Welcome to lost and floundering

Lori Borgman: Welcome to lost and floundering

My idea of fun doesn’t include losing my wallet. It disappeared a few weeks ago.Once we finally gave up the search, I bought a new wallet. It wa...

January 14th, 2016 |