Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry for Ohio children

Summer break shouldn’t mean going hungry for Ohio children

Last week, I outlined my top priorities for the upcoming year — and I am getting to work immediately on one of them: renewing and expanding nutr...

February 7th, 2016 |  


Remaining a friend to the Cardinals

Remaining a friend to the Cardinals

By the time this piece is published the big game would have been completed. Either the Denver Broncos or the Carolina Panthers would have earned the V...

February 7th, 2016 |  


A time of exploration and discovery

A time of exploration and discovery

All through history, man has been inspired by the spirit of exploration and discovery.When Og the Caveman went out the door in seach of a mammoth burg...

February 7th, 2016 |  



Gloria serves up Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

Gloria serves up Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

How about it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner once more. Stores are loaded with red and pink hearts, sweet chocolates and red roses a...

February 6th, 2016 |  


Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

Valentine’s recipe for a happy marriage

How about it, Valentine’s Day is right around the corner once more. Stores are loaded with red and pink hearts, sweet chocolates and red roses a...

February 3rd, 2016 |  


Medical-related “bankruptcy” a hard pill to swallow

Medical-related “bankruptcy” a hard pill to swallow

By Justin CobyContributing columnistThe staff at Health Partners Free Clinic (HPFC) had never been more perplexed than when a recent encounter with a ...

February 1st, 2016 |  


Sick of talking about the ills

Sick of talking about the ills

At our advanced age, we don’t like the cold. We don’t like the snow, the ice, the slippery driveway, the necessity of bundling up like Nan...

January 31st, 2016 |  


Calling Around Bradford

Calling Around Bradford

We are almost a month into 2016. The weather has kept us on our toes. But Bradford continues to buzz with lots of activities with no plan on stopping ...

January 31st, 2016 updated: January 31st, 2016. |  


Family ties and chicken recipes

Family ties and chicken recipes

Hello across the miles!I am amazed when I think of the bond and specialness of family ties. The last few weeks we’ve been reminded how much fami...

January 30th, 2016 |  


Infrastructure is like a good offensive line

Infrastructure is like a good offensive line

Infrastructure is a lot like a good offensive line in professional football; the expectation is that it costs a lot of money and it shouldn’t be...

January 30th, 2016 |