Does NATO really matter any more? — Yes

Does NATO really matter any more? — Yes

From the bluster at the NATO summit in Brussels, through his attack on the United Kingdom’s Prime Minister Theresa May, to his deference to Russ...

July 28th, 2018 |  


David Trinko: Unexpected math of a devoted spouse

David Trinko: Unexpected math of a devoted spouse

Some people say marriage is a 50-50 partnership.Bologna, I say. If you’re not giving 100 percent, you’re not doing your part.Today marks t...

July 28th, 2018 |  


Legal-Ease: What are all these numbers on my real estate tax bill?

Legal-Ease: What are all these numbers on my real estate tax bill?

July is the month when real estate taxes are due to each county treasurer in Ohio. The specific July deadline has now passed for all counties in our r...

July 28th, 2018 |  



Cynthia M. Allen: After a sexual scandal, the Catholic Church must preach truth

Cynthia M. Allen: After a sexual scandal, the Catholic Church must preach truth

In 1968, a time of crumbling social mores, Pope Paul VI did something truly radical: he issued a papal letter about God’s plan for married love....

July 27th, 2018 |  


Christina Ryan Claypool: A teacher’s last wish for school supplies

Christina Ryan Claypool: A teacher’s last wish for school supplies

“I don’t have a pencil.” The oversized middle school boy explained his plight to me, while staring into space and not doing his assi...

July 27th, 2018 |  


Leonard Pitts Jr.: Prayer many things to many folks

All she asked was that someone pray for her.As relayed on Twitter by the activist Brittany Packnett, the unnamed woman certainly had good reason to se...

July 26th, 2018 |  


Jim Jordan: His letter to Republicans

Jim Jordan: His letter to Republicans

In November 2016, voters resoundingly rejected the status quo in Washington by electing an out-of-the-box Republican to drain the swamp and change how...

July 26th, 2018 updated: July 27th, 2018. |  


Lori Borgman: So you broke the broom

Lori Borgman: So you broke the broom

She was sitting on a little wooden chair beside the piano, tapping her feet on the floor. I finished my phone call and walked over to her, puzzled tha...

July 26th, 2018 |  


Consumers havepower in waron plastic straws

Environmentalists have declared war on the plastic straw, and it is easy to see why. Americans use millions of straws every day, for about 20 minutes ...

July 25th, 2018 |  


George Will: Another side of protectionism

George Will: Another side of protectionism

WASHINGTON — If you are not collateral damage in the escalating trade wars, the bulletins from the wars’ multiplying fronts are hilarious ...

July 25th, 2018 |