West Milton Senior Center thankful for grant

To the Editor:The West Milton Senior Center and Community Club would like to thank the Miami County Foundation for the generous grant for the club.The...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Reader disagrees with Clinton

To the Editor:Really, Hillary — really?The Thursday, Feb. 18. MSNBC Town Hall in Las Vegas, Nev., Mrs. Clinton said, and I quote, “Human r...

February 21st, 2016 |  


It’s so strange it must be American politics

It’s so strange it must be American politics

Suppose one day four years ago you ate too much chocolate and went into a coma. And suppose no one unplugged you in the ensuing four years. Then suppo...

February 21st, 2016 |  



Calling Around Covington

Calling Around Covington

The first Covington event I have to report on takes place Monday, Feb 22. So I will get right to it! From 3-7 p.m., a blood drive is taking place at t...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Kendell is man for the job

To the Editor:I am writing to endorse Anthony “Tony” Kendell for re-election to the office of Miami County Prosecuting Attorney.Beyond a d...

February 19th, 2016 |  


Gloria’s goodies, mocked mashed potatoes

Gloria’s goodies, mocked mashed potatoes

I have fond memories of long ago days when my brothers and I spent countless hours together.One of my favorite childhood memories with my brothers was...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Looking — and cooking — for a cure

Looking — and cooking — for a cure

Many of you have probably seen the article floating around Facebook about the woman who no longer requires insulin after being part of a clinical tria...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Protecting Ohioans from lead poisoning

Protecting Ohioans from lead poisoning

The water crisis in Flint, Mich., is attracting a lot of attention lately — and rightfully so. But while we work to help the people of Flint, we...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Nurse Ratched’s caregiving advice

Nurse Ratched’s caregiving advice

The classic 1975 movie, “One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest,” won all five major Academy Awards forty years ago. The poignant drama chr...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Looking for love in all the long spaces

Looking for love in all the long spaces

It’s not every day that a person starts out shopping for hardware and ends up with an offer to commit bigamy.The great cynic Oscar Wilde said &#...

February 14th, 2016 |