Protecting Ohio jobs from offshoring

Protecting Ohio jobs from offshoring

For far too long, our trade and tax policy has encouraged a corporate business model that shuts down operations in Ohio, cashes in on a tax credit at ...

March 21st, 2018 |  


True excitement gives real motivation

True excitement gives real motivation

The hype of motivation is about the enticement of what is about to come, moreso than what a person already has. One can thrive on this type of motivat...

March 20th, 2018 |  


Eastern Standard Time good, Daylight Savings Time bad

Eastern Standard Time good, Daylight Savings Time bad

Allow me to cast my vote in favor of doing away with Daylight Savings Time.There were various reasons stated for making Daylight Savings Time standard...

March 20th, 2018 |  



What does local news mean to you?

What does local news mean to you?

Before the Internet, social media and cable television, the daily newspaper connected residents and neighbors to each other through stories, pictures,...

March 19th, 2018 |  


Making things a little better for the future

I don’t know about you, but sometimes I find myself so engaged in issues and questions that it is easy to not think often about purpose. We take...

March 19th, 2018 |  


Phone scams are on the rise with technology

Phone scams are on the rise with technology

Today, in the age of technology, we have an even greater responsibility to protect ourselves from fraudulent and predatory business practices that con...

March 15th, 2018 |  


Searching for a ‘retirement plan’

Searching for a ‘retirement plan’

In another 40 or 50 years, I am going to be able to afford to retire.When that day comes, I am going to walk out of the press box one final time, file...

March 15th, 2018 |  


State of the state: Time to reflect

State of the state: Time to reflect

Last week, Governor John Kasich gave his last State of the State Address in his hometown of Westerville. It was also my last to attend as Speaker of t...

March 14th, 2018 |  


Ag Week celebrates Ohio food and farms

Agriculture and the food we eat. Never before has farming — including how our food is grown and processed — been more important to Ohioans...

March 14th, 2018 |  


Pruning ‘Knock-Out’ Roses

Pruning ‘Knock-Out’ Roses

The perfect time to cut back shrub roses, including the popular “Knock-Out” series, is when they are just starting to sprout new growth. T...

March 13th, 2018 |