Christmas food for thought

Christmas food for thought

Think for a few minutes about a time in your life before you were burdened by financial issues and a steady stream of headlines announcing what tribe ...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Spare me questions at checkout

My first go-round at commenting on the relationship between customers and store clerks at some of the chain stores — where you’re asked fo...

December 12th, 2017 |  


Tax plan igniting new moral movement

Tax plan igniting new moral movement

If you’re expecting a gift card from your boss as an end-of-year bonus, enjoy it this year because you probably won’t get one in 2018.The ...

December 12th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


How the Olympics mirror real life

How the Olympics mirror real life

Here’s what I love about the Olympics: they’re so much like real life.No, I’m not talking about sportsmanship and universal peace an...

December 10th, 2017 updated: December 12th, 2017. |  


How the Olympics mirror real life

How the Olympics mirror real life

Here’s what I love about the Olympics: they’re so much like real life.No, I’m not talking about sportsmanship and universal peace an...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Remembering a forever young barista

Remembering a forever young barista

Miami County residents are more privileged than many communities when it comes to inviting coffee shops. There are too many outstanding individual cof...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Protecting healthcare for Ohio children

Protecting healthcare for Ohio children

While the Senate is spending its time on a bill to cut taxes for corporations that send jobs overseas, kids here in America are on the verge of losing...

December 7th, 2017 |  


The lessons and legacy of Pearl Harbor

On Sunday Dec. 7, 1941, 76 years ago, planes of the Imperial Japanese Navy streaked over Pearl Harbor bombing and torpedoing the American fleet at anc...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Remembering a forever young barista

Miami County residents are more privileged than many communities when it comes to inviting coffee shops. There are too many outstanding individual cof...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Never underestimate the power of the stone

By all accounts, Goliath was a pretty bad dude.The champion of the Philistine army stood nearly 10 feet tall and walked around in armor that weighed a...

December 6th, 2017 |