Are you stressed out?

The American Psychological Association reports Americans are stressed about money.Stress about money and finances appears to have a significant impact...

September 20th, 2019 |  


Mental health is a work in progress

Mental health is a work in progress

Last week, I wrote about my experience with my roommate’s death. Several people approached me, both online and in person, to discuss my column, ...

September 20th, 2019 |  


New twist in Ohio death penalty

New twist in Ohio death penalty

Vicki Williams of Lima believes Cleveland Jackson showed little regard for her daughter, Leneshia, when he killed her in 2002. As for his death senten...

September 17th, 2019 |  



Empowering workers in the face of automation

Empowering workers in the face of automation

As technology evolves, we need to make sure our workers are growing with it.Over the past month, I have traveled around Ohio meeting with workers, and...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Empowering workers in the face of automation

Empowering workers in the face of automation

As technology evolves, we need to make sure our workers are growing with it.Over the past month, I have traveled around Ohio meeting with workers, and...

September 17th, 2019 |  


Staying silent doesn’t work

Staying silent doesn’t work

I heard about National Suicide Prevention Week for the first time almost exactly four years ago this week. I was barely two weeks into my first semest...

September 12th, 2019 |  


An advanced era of health care

An advanced era of health care

I am incredibly proud to represent Central Ohio. It is the home to so many incredible innovations that impact not just Ohioans, but all Americans.Take...

September 9th, 2019 |  


How to revitalize your home orchard

How to revitalize your home orchard

Do you have gnarly old fruit trees on your property? Do they produce edible fruit? We often see established old trees that have been neglected and tak...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Grandmother takes first horse ride at 99

Grandmother takes first horse ride at 99

At age 99, Ruth Burnfield still has a few surprises left in her.She recently was enjoying an afternoon with her granddaughter, Melissa Mace, who was w...

September 6th, 2019 |  


Real decisions and moderation

Our lives are the summation of our decisions. We can decide to go forward. We can decide to stay the same. We can decide to make critical decisions th...

September 6th, 2019 |