The truths behind the myths

By Danielle KozmaAs a fitness professional I hear the myths of fitness daily. In our world today there is so much information thrown at us with throug...

June 2nd, 2018 |  


The same-old, same-old

The same-old, same-old

As I have written in previous articles, one of the perks (or curses, as the case may be) of being a school superintendent is that I receive legislativ...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Respect the unborn

To the Editor: There has been a lot of discussion lately regarding President Trump’s referring to MS-13 gang members as animals. The dialogue ha...

June 1st, 2018 |  



PC replaces free speech

To the Editor:How is it that while one person, Roseanne Barr, is pilloried for her crude remarks in a Tweet, others, like Wanda Sykes, Joy Behar, Whoo...

June 1st, 2018 |  


Unlearning racial bias worth the time

Unlearning racial bias worth the time

Starbucks recently closed its stores for a one-day racial bias training for all its employees. Unfortunately, I think there’s a good chance it w...

May 31st, 2018 |  


Roll out the (orange) barrels

Roll out the (orange) barrels

I want you to know that unlike some people from Ohio, I don’t have a built-in prejudice against Michigan. I think there are some great places in...

May 30th, 2018 |  


Don’t be a culture vulture

Don’t be a culture vulture

I walk across the area carpet in my living room and think, “This carpet is 15 years-plus old, and we’ve spilled all kinds of liquids on it...

May 29th, 2018 |  


Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Honoring Ohio law enforcement

Each year during National Police Week, we honor our law enforcement officers, and the families who support them. They all give so much in service to t...

May 25th, 2018 |  


Much ado about Motown

To the Editor:“Something happens when Motown music, great beer and nostalgic food come together. It makes you want to boogie, drink and shout.&#...

May 24th, 2018 |  


Unity in the community

To the Editor:Each year, Down A River, Down A Beer and Protecting Our Water-Ways (POWW) have worked hand-in-hand for their annual summer festival. Thi...

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