The Super Bowl of Film-making

Awards season is coming to a close for film makers with the 88th Academy Awards coming up this Sunday. Many people on the fringes of the industry snub...

February 24th, 2016 |  


Resentencing

In 1995, the federal government passed legislation in response to the abduction, rape and murder of a seven-year-old New Jersey girl named Megan Kanka...

February 23rd, 2016 |  


Cold spell shouldn’t spell disaster for families’ budgets

Cold spell shouldn’t spell disaster for families’ budgets

Dealing with the bitter cold is a winter rite of passage that Ohioans know all too well. For some it’s a nuisance; for others, the ability to br...

February 23rd, 2016 |  



Reasons we shouldn’t legalize marijuana

Before medical marijuana returns to the ballot again, and it will, some facts need to be reviewed….true facts not paid TV ads paid for by the pr...

February 22nd, 2016 |  


Grant program can assist local governments

Grant program can assist local governments

Probably the most important responsibility of a local government, whether it be a county, township or municipality, is to keep its residents safe. Dur...

February 16th, 2016 |  


Discovery and privilege

If you live around Cuyahoga County, you may be familiar with the “Sweepstakes Club,” a couple of Internet sweepstakes cafés owned by ...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Taking on the heroin epidemic

Taking on the heroin epidemic

Unintentional drug overdoses claimed the lives of 2,482 Ohioans in 2014. That’s nearly four deaths every day, and an alarming jump – more ...

February 15th, 2016 |  


Emotional Fitness

We hear a lot about physical fitness and the importance of a healthy body weight with good diet. There is also a lot noise about mental fitness and ad...

February 11th, 2016 |  


Protecting Ohioans from lead poisoning

Protecting Ohioans from lead poisoning

The water crisis in Flint, Michigan, is attracting a lot of attention lately — and rightfully so. But while we work to help the people of Flint,...

February 9th, 2016 |  


Wage loss prevention

On April 20, 2009, Kenneth D. Oldaker II was injured in the course of his employment as a Columbus firefighter. He had worked with the fire division s...

February 8th, 2016 |