213 years of statehood

213 years of statehood

Ohio has certainly emerged into the national spotlight in recent weeks, and that will only continue as the year moves forward. But last week, Ohio gai...

March 7th, 2016 |  


A long and complex history

In the late 1980s, Thomas M. Keenan owned a small landscaping company in Cleveland. He had several men working for him, including Joseph D’Ambro...

March 7th, 2016 |  


OUR VIEW

Is the idea of a “metro” form of government a good one for Fayette County?We think not.Several weeks ago, details of a charter proposal to...

March 3rd, 2016 |  



YOUR VIEW

YOUR VIEW

When you think of the corner of Court and Main, you most likely picture our beautiful and historic Court House. However, you also know that corner has...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Yesterdays – Disney, the Flood and I

I made no secret of the fact that if my family and I moved to Florida, I would not be working outside the home, but would, instead, sit under a palm t...

March 2nd, 2016 |  


Raising cap a boost for small businesses

Raising cap a boost for small businesses

Ever since I first joined the Ohio House of Representatives, the number-one focus of the General Assembly has been to support common-sense policies th...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Revitalizing Ohio neighborhoods

Revitalizing Ohio neighborhoods

The housing crisis and the Great Recession that followed took a devastating financial and psychological toll on a generation of Ohioans. One of the mo...

March 1st, 2016 |  


YOUR VIEW

Editor,I feel I would be remiss if I didn’t thank Hospice of Fayette County for their wonderful care of my uncle, Tommy Riley. I hope the people...

March 1st, 2016 |  


Vocational restrictions

Sherwood Lacroix was injured on September 7, 2003, while working for GMRI, Inc., a company that owns several restaurant chains. Lacroix did a bit of e...

February 29th, 2016 |  


Yesterdays: The Supermarket came to town

Our neighborhood grocers served us tirelessly and well. If they didn’t have an item you wanted, they’d get it for you. When your sons went...

February 25th, 2016 |