Noah Smith: America’s workers need a labor union comeback

Noah Smith: America’s workers need a labor union comeback

There are two basic ways to improve the economic situation of the middle and lower classes. First, you can use taxes and government spending to shift ...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Few less slogans, little more leadership

You might not want to think about this, but there is going to be a presidential election next year.The Democrats currently have about a bajillion cand...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Editorial roundup

Aug. 26, The Toronto Star on world leaders’ reaction to fires in the Amazon rainforest: Kudos are in order for world leaders who reacted quickly...

September 2nd, 2019 |  



Guess What’s New in Reading?

Guess What’s New in Reading?

ENGLEWOOD — Lights…Camera…Action! Be ready book lovers because the pundits say it’s going to be a strong year for the rest of ...

August 30th, 2019 |  


Lori Borgman: Shocking study says zap improves memory

Lori Borgman: Shocking study says zap improves memory

The husband just informed me of a study that found a mild electrical zap to the brain will give older people the “working memory” of a 20-...

August 29th, 2019 |  


John Grindrod: An American lit look at labor

John Grindrod: An American lit look at labor

During my teaching days when it came to my literature curriculum, my students became aware just as I did when I was their age that some American autho...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Unbiased facts are clear

To the Editor:This is a reply to Gary Cooper on “Learn the unbiased facts,” a Your View in the Miami Valley Today on Aug. 27.If Gary ready...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Piqua summer concerts excellent

To the Editor:This summer’s concerts were a delight to attend. The band, especially the talented soloists, added so much to the city arts progra...

August 29th, 2019 |  


‘The’ trademark request is frivolous

To the Editor:From one of “the” many online sites (wordcounter.net/blog), it states, “one, if not, ‘the’ one word most u...

August 29th, 2019 |  


Fundraiser to help Hospice

On Saturday, August 17, 2019, Cruizer’s Bar and Grill in Russia, OH hosted its Ninth annual Car Show to benefit Hospice of Miami County. Hospice...

August 27th, 2019 |