Americans rule the Olympics … mostly

Americans rule the Olympics … mostly

I love winning.And I love America.So I guess it sort of goes without saying that I love America winning (undefeated in two world wars, baby)!Truthfull...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Waste not, save more

Waste not, save more

On average, each person in the U.S. throws away five pounds of solid waste each day. While many eco–conscious citizens do their due diligence to...

August 10th, 2016 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Cleveland) Plain Dealer, Aug. 7When a law is clearly deficient constitutionally, it shouldn’t be defended needlessly. Nor should picayune m...

August 9th, 2016 |  



BPL thankful for donations

To the Editor:The Bradford Public Library Staff and board of trustees thank everyone who donated funds and/or goods and services to assist us in coord...

August 9th, 2016 |  


The magic, mystery of Hawaii’s volcano park

The magic, mystery of Hawaii’s volcano park

Anyone who wants to explore the world’s most active volcano needs to visit Hawaii Volcanoes National Park. Located on the east side of Hawaii, K...

August 7th, 2016 |  


Singing the Back-to-school blues

Singing the Back-to-school blues

I have a confession to make.I’m a school supply junkie.Yes, I know Ohio kick-started the school season with a tax break this weekend, but I didn...

August 5th, 2016 |  


CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

CALLING AROUND COVINGTON

It makes one really feel the time slipping by when the school buildings of one’s youth are no longer school buildings, and especially when they ...

August 5th, 2016 |  


Fond memories of an era gone by

Fond memories of an era gone by

When it was announced last week that Hara Arena in Dayton was closing its doors, I would guess that not too many young people thought much about it, u...

August 4th, 2016 updated: August 5th, 2016. |  


Thanks for supporting 5K event

To the Editor:On behalf of the members and officers of the Piqua Optimist Club, thank you to our wonderful community for its support with our recent 5...

August 4th, 2016 |  


A Miami County church hopper

A Miami County church hopper

I am a self-admitted church hopper or at least I have been for almost a year now. Late last summer, I embarked on a project, “52 churches in 52 ...

August 3rd, 2016 |