Vote to renew bridge levy

To the Editor:I am writing to endorse Miami County’s 0.45-mill renewal bridge levy. As a construction business manager and a lifelong resident o...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Step up, renew library levy

To the Editor:A community like Piqua shines when it has great amenities. Schools, parks and library are among the most important assets when it comes ...

October 14th, 2015 |  


Good news for kids, farmers, small towns

Good news for kids, farmers, small towns

By John CrabtreeContributing columnistBy John Crabtree, johnc@cfra.org, Center for Rural AffairsSenator Patrick Leahy (D-VT) and Senator Thad Cochran ...

October 12th, 2015 |  



Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

Rehooking the TV for the hooked-on TV guy

A few years ago, after an alien life form apparently took over his body, my husband announced he was going to rearrange the furniture in his den. We h...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Thanks to participants, candidates

To the Editor:As president of the Southview Neighborhood Association, I want to thank those who attended our meeting entitled “Southview Talks W...

October 11th, 2015 |  


Manufacturing Day in Ohio

Manufacturing Day in Ohio

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 7th, 2015 |  


Editorial: State Issue 1 a good solution to redistricting overreaches

Editorial: State Issue 1 a good solution to redistricting overreaches

Every 10 years, the fight begins on how Ohio’s legislative districts will be chopped up to benefit the party in power.If your party didn’t...

October 7th, 2015 updated: October 16th, 2015. |  


It’s time to end the cycle

It’s time to end the cycle

By J.D. WintereggGuest columnistElections are not supposed to be opportunities for opportunists; they’re supposed to be opportunities for voters...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Guided by the light

Guided by the light

It’s 11:28 p.m. I’m just finishing up with my duties for the night (you know, straightening up everyone’s messes that they didn̵...

October 6th, 2015 |  


Clean and sober: one woman’s story

Clean and sober: one woman’s story

In a recent edition, the Dayton Daily News reported “Overdose drug available in Dayton without prescription.” The feature included soberin...

October 6th, 2015 |