Bed edging keeps landscaping tidy

Annual edging of gardens, landscape beds and mulch circles around trees is an essential part of spring grooming in your landscape. Bed edging is the r...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Bed edging keeps landscaping tidy

Annual edging of gardens, landscape beds and mulch circles around trees is an essential part of spring grooming in your landscape. Bed edging is the r...

April 23rd, 2018 |  


Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Getting recovering Ohioans back to work

Last week, I called for a full-scale public health campaign to fight the opioid epidemic. Getting Ohioans struggling with addiction the treatment they...

April 20th, 2018 |  



Everyone can skate, but can you?

Everyone can skate, but can you?

“Do you think I can skate?” I asked the burly man with the big smile standing inside Roller Haven’s skate storeroom.“Everyone ...

April 19th, 2018 |  


Giving farmers a helping hand

Whether you are a beginning farmer or have been farming for 30 years, it is important to know resources are available to assist you in your farming ve...

April 19th, 2018 |  


No place else I’d rather be

No place else I’d rather be

As you sat there last Monday morning, looking at the layer of snow on the ground in front of you and realizing Easter was behind you, everyone would h...

April 18th, 2018 |  


The men of the Flying Boxcars

The men of the Flying Boxcars

The spring rain had been falling hard for the last few days in Wilmington, and local rain gauges measured three inches the afternoon of Saturday, Apri...

April 17th, 2018 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:At the April 9 board meeting, our Perry Township Trustees addressed several concerns brought up by residents....

April 16th, 2018 |  


‘Topsoil’ vs. ‘Potting Soil’

‘Topsoil’ vs. ‘Potting Soil’

What is the difference between “topsoil” and “potting soil,” and which one should you use? That depends on what you’re u...

April 16th, 2018 |  


Reflections on marathon bombing

Reflections on marathon bombing

For me, the Boston Marathon bombing was like a hot poker thrust into the smoldering embers of a recent fire — that then burst back into flame.Th...

April 13th, 2018 |