Daily Call- RSS OPINION Feed http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION http://dailycall.com/section/OPINION Thu, 31 Jul 2014 01:22:27 EST 1800 What’s good for the goose is apparently not good for the gander http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50117589/Whats-good-for-the-goose-is-apparently-not-good-for-the-gander You probably don't know Richard Stoff. In fact, unless you are really interested or immersed in the world of business there is no reason for you to know him, since he is President and CEO of the Ohio Business Roundtable. The truth is I... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/letters/50118798/ To the Editor: Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Sincere thanks to volunteers http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50088521/Sincere-thanks-to-volunteers My sincere thanks go out to the 120 POWW volunteers that descended onto The Great Miami River on Saturday 7/19/14 to pick up the trash and tires as part of The Clean Sweep of The Great Miami River. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Improving Veterans’ health care http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50087863/Improving-Veterans-health-care Last week, I introduced Robert McDonald, President Obama's nominee for Secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), at his confirmation hearing before the Senate Committee on Veterans' Affairs. The next day, the Committee –13 other senators... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Tackling our nation’s budget problems, head on http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50087808/Tackling-our-nations-budget-problems-head-on Each year, Washington spends billions of dollars more than it takes in, and the problem will only get worse. The recent Congressional Budget Office (CBO) long-term budget outlook shows a $40 trillion increase in debt over the next two decades. Even... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Help for the day http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/50087575/Help-for-the-day It would be difficult to get much more perfect summer weather than what we have been experiencing. Last night we had a nice rain that cut the humidity and cooled everything and everyone off once more. Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Manufacturing jobs bill one step closer to becoming law http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50086454/Manufacturing-jobs-bill-one-step-closer-to-becoming-law WASHINGTON, D.C. – U.S. Sens. Sherrod Brown's (D-OH) and Roy Blunt's (R-MO) bipartisan manufacturing jobs legislation moved one step closer to becoming law. Today, the House Science, Space, and Technology Committee passed their... Wed, 30 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Garage sales all over Miami County http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50069666/Garage-sales-all-over-Miami-County How many garage sale enthusiasts do we have out there? Spring, summer, and early fall, signs advertise them all over Miami County. Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Milestone for the community http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50046749/Milestone-for-the-community Earlier this month, the City of Piqua learned that is one of a handful of local governments in the United States to be awarded a Certificate of Achievement from the International City/County Management Association's Center for Performance... Mon, 28 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Selling mistakes http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50058602/Selling-mistakes Don't price your home too high. It is no secret that price is everything. Overpricing does more to discourage buyers than any other single factor. When you overprice, you put your... Sat, 26 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Read the book or watch the movie: What’s your preference? http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50069496/Read-the-book-or-watch-the-movie:-Whats-your-preference Several years ago I found myself held hostage to a family promise. The Hunger Games had just arrived at our local cinema and some members of my family, aka my children, were very excited about joining their friends for opening night. Unfortunately... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The guitar case over in the corner http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50068299/The-guitar-case-over-in-the-corner There was an old, soft vinyl guitar case that sat over in the corner of my father-in-law's house for as long as anyone could remember. It was covered with a telling amount of dust and cobwebs and the once vibrant brass hinges were now stained... Fri, 25 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50029331/ State Senator Bill Beagle (R-Tipp City) attended the recent groundbreaking for the over $1.6 million expansion of PSA Airlines Inc. at the Dayton International Airport. Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Know how taxes may affect a decedent’s estate http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/50029426/Know-how-taxes-may-affect-a-decedents-estate Q: Weren't estate taxes eliminated in Ohio? Thu, 24 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST (No heading) http://dailycall.com/news/opinion_columns/309198/ Hi. I'm Gloria Yoder, age 24. I'm an ordinary Amish housewife and mother and, yes, I love it. My husband Daniel and I have been blessed with over 4 years of marriage. We were thrilled when God added a baby girl to our hearts and lives 2 1... Wed, 23 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST No bubble http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/323726/No-bubble In my last column I wrote about my upcoming eye surgery. That has come and went so I thought I'd give an update. My surgery, a cornea transplant, was done July 10. To help the cornea attach, an air bubble was placed in my eye. I then had to lie... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The alleged leader of the free world http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/325197/The-alleged-leader-of-the-free-world President Barack Obama must have missed his calling as head of the National Transportation Safety Board. Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Fairs crucial to food production, ag education http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/326719/Fairs-crucial-to-food-production-ag-education The beginning of another Ohio State Fair means fun-filled days and the making of many great memories for families all across Ohio. In addition to a place to enjoy lemon shake-ups, brave the midway rides, and find the most recent deep-fried treat to be... Tue, 22 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST Computer corruption causes massive interruption http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5305269/Computer-corruption-causes-massive-interruption After years of almost always doing what I ask, my computer sent me a little message in revolt. As nearly as I could tell, the gist of the message was that my formerly semi-obedient computer would not open a file because the decoding blah blah blah or... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST The heart of summer http://dailycall.com/news/editorial/5314876/The-heart-of-summer Earlier this week, our nation paused for a few days to celebrate one of memorable passages of Summer, the Major League Baseball All-Star Game. For many a baseball fan, the All-Star Game represented the high water market of that time out of school, an... Sun, 20 Jul 2014 00:01:00 EST