John Grindrod: Riffs from my off-peak travel roads

John Grindrod: Riffs from my off-peak travel roads

Back in October, I took my annual trip to see the array of what deciduous leaves can do in the fall. I think most of you know that I love my travel, e...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Christine M. Flowers: Cultural sensitivity complainers hit a new low

Christine M. Flowers: Cultural sensitivity complainers hit a new low

Growing up in a world where irony and humor are banned by governmental fiat is a dangerous thing. It turns healthy human beings into all-purpose victi...

December 1st, 2015 |  


Jay Ambrose: How high business taxes hurt America

Jay Ambrose: How high business taxes hurt America

Get in front of progressives, which the American public does daily, and watch out for their punches. You want higher prices? They’ll deliver the...

November 30th, 2015 |  



Jim Krumel: Many hands involved in coverage of local sports

Jim Krumel: Many hands involved in coverage of local sports

“I’m gonna be a little blunt here,” the letter writer began. Then he let us have it:“Your coverage of local high school girls ...

November 29th, 2015 |  


Parker column: Pathology of Trump-itis

Parker column: Pathology of Trump-itis

WASHINGTON — Surely he’s finally gone and done it now.Donald Trump, insulter extraordinaire, was bound to cross a line too far. Two days b...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Trudy Rubin: Celebrating American values

Trudy Rubin: Celebrating American values

During the Thanksgiving season I normally give thanks to my grandparents for fleeing Russia in 1905 and to America for taking them in.But this year, g...

November 28th, 2015 |  


David Trinko: Playing reindeer games for a child’s smile

David Trinko: Playing reindeer games for a child’s smile

We’re always telling our children we’d do anything for them.Apparently that includes going out on Black Friday, looking for a hard-to-find...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Two types of mechanics’ liens

Legal-Ease: Two types of mechanics’ liens

When people ask me about mechanics’ liens, I always have to ask for more details. There are two types of mechanics’ liens in Ohio, and the...

November 28th, 2015 |  


Michael Reagan: Still a great nation to be thankful for

Michael Reagan: Still a great nation to be thankful for

The Middle East is in total chaos.Terrorism is only getting worse.We’ve got big economic, immigration and racial problems we can’t solve.A...

November 27th, 2015 |  


Ron Lora: Rabble-rousing rhetoric demeans the role of government

Ron Lora: Rabble-rousing rhetoric demeans the role of government

The idea of government is under siege today. Rabble-rousing politicians and talk radio hosts are besmirching government, making it difficult for those...

November 27th, 2015 |