Something doesn’t ‘ad’ up

Something doesn’t ‘ad’ up

Anyone who has been following the saga of my new phone and its uneasy alliance with me and my technology-challenged brain will appreciate my feelings ...

July 1st, 2018 |  


Taking a closer look at American democracy

Taking a closer look at American democracy

Recently, the George W. Bush Institute and the Penn-Biden Center for Diplomacy and Global Engagement recently released a report on the state of the Am...

June 29th, 2018 |  


Stop the spread of Fentanyl

Stop the spread of Fentanyl

Synthetic forms of heroin have flooded Midwestern communities and taken lives at unprecedented and tragic rates.We now have an opportunity to make sig...

June 29th, 2018 |  



Is time management possible?

Is time management possible?

Three longtime friends met for a reunion. In the fullness of time, the conversation steered toward the topic of who was more important. Alas, tempers ...

June 27th, 2018 |  


Why we still need Pride parades

Why we still need Pride parades

The sun was invisible behind a sheen of Saturday clouds as I crossed the intersection in six-inch platform heels. I was comfortable, and modestly dres...

June 24th, 2018 |  


Dad’s gone, but still here

Dad’s gone, but still here

It came out of nowhere. Earlier this month, we all took time out to celebrate our dads on Father’s Day. The celebrations included cookouts and m...

June 24th, 2018 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

The Food for Children program continues each Monday at the Covington Christian Church. The program began three weeks ago, and ends on Aug. 6. Each wee...

June 24th, 2018 |  


A better farm bill for Ohioans

A better farm bill for Ohioans

The best ideas don’t come out of Washington – they come out of conversations with Ohioans.That was on display last week as Republicans and...

June 22nd, 2018 |  


Is confirmation bias confirmed by us?

Is confirmation bias confirmed by us?

A few of us are considering the issue of confirmation bias and asking ourselves if we engage in the process. If we engage in this process, we are look...

June 21st, 2018 |  


Immigration and our moral compass

Immigration and our moral compass

Typically, it is more customary for me to write about the importance of a faith-based, liberal arts education and its impact on making a difference in...

June 21st, 2018 |