Chris Erskine: Under pressure, too many kids striking out when it comes to fun

Chris Erskine: Under pressure, too many kids striking out when it comes to fun

COOPERSTOWN, N.Y. — In our last episode, I had taken a baseball to the brain, a line drive that left me slack-jawed and unsure. “How can y...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Sacramento Bee: Hillary Clinton’s misuse of email undermines her candidacy

AUG. 11, 2015 — Hillary Rodham Clinton’s presidential campaign is premised on her intelligence, her abilities and her experience. ThatR...

August 14th, 2015 |  


Lori Borgman: A snapshot of our multiplying bunny tales

Lori Borgman: A snapshot of our multiplying bunny tales

We have several neighbors who take a casual approach to lawn maintenance. They are essentially growing native habitat.Word spread about the unofficial...

August 13th, 2015 |  



Letter: The Lima News overplays race card

Why does The Lima News have a fascination with comparisons of arrests among blacks and whites? Time after time it presents partial analysis and connec...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Letter: Railroad underpass has falling concrete

The railroad underpass located on Collett Street needs some serious attention. Concrete is falling from the sidewalls and overhead.Who is responsible ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Akron Beacon Journal: Kasich provides GOP chance to broaden reach

With all those Republican presidential candidates, and so few policy differences among them, the challenge for the participants during last week’...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Trump, the counterfeit Republican

Trump, the counterfeit Republican

WASHINGTON — In every town large enough to have two traffic lights there is a bar at the back of which sits the local Donald Trump, nursing his ...

August 13th, 2015 |  


Martin Schram: Vacation time, decision time — Biden time?

Martin Schram: Vacation time, decision time — Biden time?

You are vacationing with your family on South Carolina’s beautiful Kiawah Island in this summer of what has been a very sad year. You have a ver...

August 12th, 2015 updated: August 14th, 2015. |  


Joe Blundo: Losing battle with backyard garden

Joe Blundo: Losing battle with backyard garden

It’s time for my annual Midsummer Garden Report, proof that I’d be doomed if I were a farmer.I will remember this as the summer of the col...

August 12th, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: Mike Hessman and the ultimate small diamond triumph

John Grindrod: Mike Hessman and the ultimate small diamond triumph

While most ball diamonds show the same dimensions — 90 feet between home plate and first and 60 feet, 6 inches from the pitching slab to home an...

August 12th, 2015 |