Letter: Figley fails to see big picture

Mr. Mark Figley certainly takes the “short” view: “Obama surrenders U.S. to Putin.” Rather than start with Vladimer Putin̵...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Chicago Tribune: Squeeze these candidates to debt

OCT. 18, 2015 — My, but they have big plans, these Democrats and Republicans running for president. Some want to spend federal revenue on new in...

October 21st, 2015 |  


John Grindrod: The amusing, sometimes needed, sometimes not world of insurance

John Grindrod: The amusing, sometimes needed, sometimes not world of insurance

Just a few weeks ago, I paid my annual premium for a type of insurance I’ve never used and fervently hope never will. No, I’m not talking ...

October 20th, 2015 |  



St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Medicare premiums could skyrocket for some seniors

OCT. 16, 2015 — If Congress doesn’t act soon, a provision meant to protect Social Security recipients from reductions in benefits due to i...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Cynthia M. Allen: Paid parental leave counterproductive for women

Cynthia M. Allen: Paid parental leave counterproductive for women

In 2013, the University of Vermont banned the sale of bottled water on campus.The environmentally conscious school was seeking to reduce the number of...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Tim Missler: I’ll miss hearing, ‘Silver Shears … Art speaking’

“Silver Shears … Art speaking.”Art Brinkman has been cutting my hair for more than 50 years. Aside from my brothers and sisters and ...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Walmart worker goes extra mile(s)

I know an angel was put in Walmart (east) the day of October 8, 2015.I say this because I was shopping for batteries that day and couldn’t find ...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Girl deserves a big hug

I have volunteered at Lima Memorial Hospital for 20 years. On Oct. 7, I met a family with a wonderful little girl on an elevator. She asked me if I wa...

October 19th, 2015 updated: October 19th, 2015. |  


Letter: Rebecca Kreher right for Lima’s 4th Ward

With the upcoming election only weeks away, it is that time of year when people are deciding whom to cast their vote for City Council. As a resident o...

October 19th, 2015 updated: October 22nd, 2015. |  


Letter: Mericle family grateful for kindness

On behalf of my mother, brother, and our families, I wish to thank the many individuals who came to pay their respects to my father, Rick Mericle, aft...

October 19th, 2015 |