Identity Theft

I feel like a greater portion of our lives is spent either searching for or living closely attached to an identity. For some, it is their family. Othe...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Perry Township happenings

Dear Editor and Perry Township residents:The Perry Township Trustees during their Sept. 14 board meeting once again revisited the situation with the f...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


All veterans deserve a place to call home

All veterans deserve a place to call home

Winter is fast approaching, meaning colder temperatures and dangerous conditions for far too many veterans facing homelessness in Ohio.The progress we...

September 22nd, 2015 |  



Yesterdays: My mother, the radio fan

My mother was a meticulous housekeeper, old-fashioned cook and better-than-average gardener. She was also a tireless listener and kept an “open ...

September 15th, 2015 |  


Committing to physical activity

Where does the dread before a workout come from? Is it actually the workout itself? If this were so we would not say things like “I’m fine...

September 15th, 2015 updated: September 15th, 2015. |  


Zoning and mobile-home parks

In 1987, the village of Lodi, near Cleveland, passed a zoning ordinance that impacted the use of property in mobile-home parks. Two companies – ...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Choosing between health and your job

Choosing between health and your job

Last week we celebrated Labor Day, and we welcomed an important step forward for American workers, with the President’s announcement that federa...

September 14th, 2015 |  


Highlighting suicide prevention efforts

Highlighting suicide prevention efforts

Of all the issues that come before the state legislature, some take on extra significance when weighed against the consequences of not acting. Since I...

September 10th, 2015 |  


Yesterdays – The Amazing Cure-alls

From the stock market crash in 1929 to President Franklin Delanor Roosevelt’s New Deal, the United States of America went through a kind of hell...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Following her dreams

Following her dreams

Taking pictures has always been fun to me but in the last couple of years I’ve stepped it up a notch or two and here is the reason why.Several y...

September 9th, 2015 updated: September 10th, 2015. |