The real meaning of ‘community’

The real meaning of ‘community’

When Ohio looks at itself in the mirror, I am convinced it seems something different than what other people think. Let’s face it, the rest of ou...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Recently, I called for a full-scale public health campaign to fight the opioid epidemic. Getting Ohioans struggling with addiction the treatment they ...

April 20th, 2018 |  


When spring hasn’t sprung

When spring hasn’t sprung

OK, Mother Nature.You win. We lose. We have officially tapped out. Given up. Thrown in the towel. You are our superior and we bow down before you and ...

April 18th, 2018 |  



CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

Hurry and reserve your place now for an event coming up this Saturday, April 21. From 6-9 p.m. at the Troy Bowl, the Covington Bucc Boosters will be h...

April 18th, 2018 |  


Compromise leads to best solutions

Compromise leads to best solutions

A crucial component of legislating successfully is compromise. Good ideas come from both sides of the aisle and from all kinds of perspectives. More o...

April 17th, 2018 updated: April 19th, 2018. |  


Too much regulation? Not enough?

Too much regulation? Not enough?

As a person who has served as a college president in the coalfields of southeastern Kentucky, toured coal mines including one where the coal was so lo...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Happy endings still in style

Happy endings still in style

Hollywood movies are a lot different today than they once were. We could almost always count on the fact, no matter how dark the story, there would be...

April 16th, 2018 |  


It’s time to cut the contractors loose

It’s time to cut the contractors loose

By Lindsay KoshgarianHow much of your paycheck do you plan to hand over to corporate Pentagon contractors this year?The average American taxpayer will...

April 15th, 2018 |  


A history of failure

A history of failure

Thanks in large part to the articles I have written about education for seven years now, I will have friends, acquaintances, and complete strangers se...

April 13th, 2018 |  


There’s no place I’d rather be

There’s no place I’d rather be

As you sat there Monday morning, looking at the layer of snow on the ground in front of you and realizing Easter was behind you, everyone would have u...

April 11th, 2018 |