John Grindrod: A wistful wind and age equal time’s passage

John Grindrod: A wistful wind and age equal time’s passage

Whether we’re talking about people or things, to everything there is a season, so said first Ecclesiastes 3:1 and later The Byrds, in their 1965...

July 9th, 2019 |  


Michael Reagan: Political ugliness takes away from holiday weekend

Michael Reagan: Political ugliness takes away from holiday weekend

Who’d Take Ronald Reagan’s Side on Immigration?Making Sense by Michael ReaganIndependence Day used to be a happy day when all Americans pu...

July 8th, 2019 |  


Christine Flowers: Neither women or men have license to interrupt

Christine Flowers: Neither women or men have license to interrupt

When a woman keeps talking over a man who refuses to listen and is trying to interrupt her, that is at most an annoyance and a breach of courtesy. If ...

July 8th, 2019 |  



Jerry Zezima: Field Day comes off my bucket list

Jerry Zezima: Field Day comes off my bucket list

Anyone who knows me and is willing to admit it, which severely narrows the field, knows that I always have a field day with my grandchildren. But I re...

July 8th, 2019 |  


Jim Krumel: An answer we didn’t want to hear

Jim Krumel: An answer we didn’t want to hear

Sometimes you’re not ready for the answer to a question you ask.A week ago my wife, Mary Beth, and I took a get-away weekend to Salt Fork State ...

July 8th, 2019 updated: July 8th, 2019. |  


George Will: How can presidential candidates be so silly?

George Will: How can presidential candidates be so silly?

WASHINGTON — If California Sen. Kamala Harris is elected president in 2020 and reelected in 2024, by the time she leaves office 114 months from ...

July 7th, 2019 |  


Llewellyn King: An Immigration Fix That Can Happen Now

Llewellyn King: An Immigration Fix That Can Happen Now

I was once interested in buying a historic mansion in Virginia. It was a classic, but it needed a lot of work. It was being sold by a bank and, for a ...

July 7th, 2019 |  


Kathleen Parker: Democrats tread on sensitive ground

Kathleen Parker: Democrats tread on sensitive ground

WASHINGTON — The Democratic Party’s stampede to the presidency seems to be veering of late toward a racially charged contest.Between Joe B...

July 6th, 2019 |  


Column: It hurts: Youngstown newspaper to close

Column: It hurts: Youngstown newspaper to close

In the American Heartland, the white working class was riled up. They were angry about immigrants — so many of whom didn’t even bother to ...

July 6th, 2019 |  


David Trinko: Don’t let hate be your default

David Trinko: Don’t let hate be your default

One of my daughters keeps saying she hates.Her sisters. A piece of clothing. A kind of food. A friend. A sport. The summer. Her parents.Each time, I c...

July 6th, 2019 |