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 |  


A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

A tumbler into mad-cap cup lunacy

The fanciest cup I ever owned as a single man was made by Tupperware. It was really sturdy plastic. It kept drinks cold for as long as needed. I had a...

September 3rd, 2019 |  


It’s that time of year again

It’s that time of year again

It almost seems like Mother Nature knew it was coming. The pleasant days and cool evenings she has provided lately felt like a harbinger of the approa...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Fall is the best time to landscape

Fall is the best time to landscape

Humans have a natural urge to plant in the spring, and spring is the best time to sow garden seeds and plant annual bedding plants. Since time began, ...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


The importance of jury duty

A trial by a jury of one’s peers is one of the most fundamental rights that exist in the United States of America. An independent judiciary, a s...

August 30th, 2019 |