Editorial roundup

The Akron Beacon Journal, Dec. 3The indictment of Michael Flynn resonated as expected on Friday, a former national security adviser and head of defens...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Thanks during time of healing

To the Editor: Gerald “Jerry” Wight, age 84, of Covington, passed away on Monday, Nov. 13, 2017. His wife, Ann Wight, and daughters, Deb S...

December 8th, 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 |  


Building social, emotional skills ignored

Building social, emotional skills ignored

In the early 1990s, the political hijacking of public schools began in earnest. It was during that period that the state began mandating academic stan...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Tree talk: spruce, pine or fir?

Tree talk: spruce, pine or fir?

According to “National Lampoon’s Christmas Vacation’s” Clark W. Griswold, the tree is the “most important of Christmas s...

December 5th, 2017 |  


Tax plan written by the rich, for the rich

To the Editor: The GOP tax plan as written is for the rich, written by the rich (Trump), and has in it very little for the common folk.Trump and famil...

December 5th, 2017 |