Building trails on your property

Building trails on your property

Have you ever hiked the Appalachian Trail or one like it? One of the great pleasures is to enjoy a walk in the woods and fields without having to stum...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Protecting Ohioans’ health care

Protecting Ohioans’ health care

Last month, a Texas judge handed down a despicable decision that threatens the health coverage of 20 million people and undermines pre-existing condit...

January 7th, 2019 |  


Vacation not all it’s cracked up to be

Vacation not all it’s cracked up to be

Here is the problem with going on vacation: You can take a vacation from work and you can take a vacation from school … but you can’t take...

January 4th, 2019 |  



It’s time for some resolve this New Year

It’s time for some resolve this New Year

Resolve is a firm determination to do something. I have said that where achievement once mattered, resolve must take its place. We want to achieve a l...

January 4th, 2019 |  


An invitation to visit Great Oaks campuses

This is a thank you, and an invitation to see your schools.First, the thanks: In November, you agreed to renew our only local funding—a 2.7-mill...

January 2nd, 2019 |  


Debate is healthy, and we need it

The progressive mob is on the march, again. Its goal is almost always to shut down conflicting speech by decrying any dissenter as a racist or misogyn...

January 1st, 2019 |  


Woody groundcovers solve problems

Woody groundcovers solve problems

Do you have a sunny hillside or bank that’s hard to mow? Are you cutting grass in hard-to-reach areas and tight spots where you don’t need...

January 1st, 2019 |  


A Happy New Year on the agenda

A Happy New Year is on the agenda for most people.Arrive at 2020 alive. Another full year of life will give you the opportunity you desire to pursue h...

December 28th, 2018 |  


She died of a broken heart

She died of a broken heart

One of my favorite Christmas memories was one I shared with our son, Greg, several years before he was married.A week before Christmas I left our home...

December 26th, 2018 |  


Remembering pets during this time

Remembering pets during this time

Kids dressed in fur — is what I, and many other animal lovers call our much-loved pets. They jump for joy to greet us when we enter the door. Th...

December 25th, 2018 |