Letter: True leaders step forward

I witnessed a remarkable act of generosity from this year’s co-chairs of the United Way campaign: Phil Buell, Superior Credit Union and Karen Gr...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: Sounds of Christmas shared by Pandora-Gilbo choir

On Wednesday, Dec. 9, two friends and I were having lunch at Applebees on Elida Road. Shortly after we were seated, a school bus from Pandora-Gilboa S...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Editorial: No community in Ohio hides from heroin

Editorial: No community in Ohio hides from heroin

Not a week seems to go by without a court case or police arrest reminding us how Ohio’s heroin epidemic continues to permeate every segment of s...

December 12th, 2015 |  



David Trinko: Lima connection inspired Williams-Sonoma success

David Trinko: Lima connection inspired Williams-Sonoma success

The founder of Williams-Sonoma died earlier this month. Lima’s connection to his fine cookware lives on, though.Chuck Williams died of natural c...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Cheryl Parson: Tips when that ‘perfect present’ wasn’t perfect

Cheryl Parson: Tips when that ‘perfect present’ wasn’t perfect

If you think Black Friday is bad, beginning with Dec. 26, the week between Christmas and New Year, can rank right up there with it.How you may ask? Co...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Legal-Ease: Keeping up with the Jones’ estate planning

Legal-Ease: Keeping up with the Jones’ estate planning

Neighbors sometimes motivate us. Neighbors get a new car, and we start to consider whether we should invest in one. Similarly, if the Smith familyR...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Kathleen Parker: Waging war outside the box

Kathleen Parker: Waging war outside the box

WASHINGTON — Americans looking for a Snuggy Bear and a blankey to ease their anxieties about the Islamic State will have to become more comforta...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: Lucente plays loosely with facts

In a recent column (12-06-15) on gun ownership and gun violence in the United States and elsewhere, Tom Lucente asserts that “Great Britain̵...

December 12th, 2015 |  


Letter: Column was music to her ears

I enjoyed reading Lori Bergman’s column about Lawrence Welk. Many of us can still share the fun of singing along the words to the music. This is...

December 11th, 2015 updated: December 14th, 2015. |  


Sharon Randall: Nana knows way to dogs’ hearts

Sharon Randall: Nana knows way to dogs’ hearts

I call them the Boys. Technically, they’re not boys. But there’s nothing technical about losing your heart.Oliver and Archie are my daught...

December 11th, 2015 |