Candidate’s literature viewed as misleading

To the editor:About a month ago, I received a handout from a candidate for Amherst city council president. In this handout, there was some misinformat...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Consider becoming a foster parent

Consider becoming a foster parent

Having four children of her own didn’t stop Kate Yonkura of Delaware County from recognizing the need, raising her hand, and stepping forward to...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Investing in safety is good business

Investing in safety is good business

Recent research published in the Journal of Accounting and Economics finds that managers of U.S. companies struggling to meet earnings expectations ma...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Autumn is soup season

Autumn is soup season

Autumn will be here Sept. 23. I love the brilliant colors of the leaves, but don’t care for the cold months that follow.Cooler weather will be h...

August 30th, 2017 |  


Opioid emergency declaration overdue

Opioid emergency declaration overdue

Ohioans don’t need a declaration to tell them the opioid crisis is a national emergency. Many of them are living this nightmare every day.This m...

August 28th, 2017 |  


And the soup boils over

And the soup boils over

In 2008, I flew to California to take a bar exam and on that flight I met a guy from Alabama.He was a former professional baseball player so I enjoyed...

August 17th, 2017 |  


Confession of a biased heart

To the editor:I hate white supremacists.Even so, a seed of me is in that camp.I despise Neo-Nazis.Yet my conscience condemns me.In struggling with gri...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Thank you to the world’s Janets

Thank you to the world’s Janets

A one-room apartment, much smaller than my office, and in a terrible neighborhood. Three kids and a single mother. Nothing to speak of in the way of m...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Are we really doing this again?

Are we really doing this again?

I thought we were past all of this.Shame on me for being so foolish and naive to underestimate the inherent thirst for power — even at the risk ...

August 11th, 2017 |  


So much to cook, so little time

So much to cook, so little time

I had a call from Blake Hamer the other day. She wanted to know how to make cabbage and noodles so she could make it for her friend and herself for di...

August 11th, 2017 |