David Trinko: Pope will say things we don’t want to hear

David Trinko: Pope will say things we don’t want to hear

There’s a lot of excitement about having Pope Francis come to the United States this week. I’m feeling a little bit of dread, though.Pope ...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Nothing cool about climate change

The Sept. 9 editoria cartoon in The Lima News takes President Obama to task for ignoring “the mounting evidence against climate change science.&...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Cheryl Parson: Cell phone and caller ID scams growing

Cheryl Parson: Cell phone and caller ID scams growing

In 1987 Bell Atlantic, now Verizon Communications, unleashed Caller ID in a market trial in Hudson County, New York. That technology is now nearly uni...

September 19th, 2015 |  



Legal-Ease: Class action lawsuits

Legal-Ease: Class action lawsuits

When clients present their problems to me and ask for advice, they often say, “And, I know three or four other people who are dealing with the s...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Editorial: Allen East, teachers must reset negotiations

Editorial: Allen East, teachers must reset negotiations

Earlier this week, the teachers union at Allen East declared it had “no confidence” in the school board and superintendent there after a l...

September 19th, 2015 |  


State Rep. Rob McColley: Marijuana legalization would be disastrous for Ohio

State Rep. Rob McColley: Marijuana legalization would be disastrous for Ohio

There are a variety of important issues on the ballot this November. Issue 1 seeks to change the way Ohio draws its state legislative districts in an ...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Act of kindness; will pay forward

Thanks so much to the gentleman for his act of kindness he provided on my recent shopping trip to Walmart.I had misplaced my wallet and didn’t h...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Letter: Police departments need our backing

Is it a wonder today that police officers are being assaulted?When elected officials at the federal, state and local level are denigrating them, it en...

September 19th, 2015 |  


Lawrence S. Huffman: Know the law

Lawrence S. Huffman: Know the law

In the late 1970s, most of the counties in Ohio were in desperate need for new sources of revenue. The legislature, dodging the political heat of any ...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Miami Herald: Pardoning of prisoners another empty gesture from an unchanged Cuba

SEPT. 14, 2015 — Saturday, Pope Francis arrives in Cuba. Last Friday, Cuba announced it’s pardoning 3,522 prisoners. Cause and effect in a...

September 18th, 2015 |