Getting our veterans the healthcare they deserve

Getting our veterans the healthcare they deserve

There’s no place for partisanship when it comes to caring for the women and men who serve this country, and the families who sacrifice alongside...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Just bread and cheese, please!

So, here we are in the middle of the year’s most traditional holidays, the ones that include special foods as part of their celebration. Once ag...

December 10th, 2017 |  


Medicare and drug coverage: some good news, some bad

Medicare and drug coverage: some good news, some bad

One of the benefits of the Affordable Care Act to Medicare beneficiaries has been the gradual closing of a big and costly gap called the “doughn...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Political activism and the workplace

Political activism and the workplace

Editor’s note: In the age of social media and viral videos, an employee’s involvement in protests or other forms of political expression i...

December 7th, 2017 |  


You can lay the groundwork for reforming Congress

You can lay the groundwork for reforming Congress

The first three words of the U.S. Constitution are, “We the People.” The Constitution itself, our institutions of government, the democrat...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Caring Kitchen thanks volunteers

Dear Caring Kitchen Thanksgiving Day Volunteers,On behalf of the staff, Board of Directors and myself, I wish to extend our heartfelt thanks to each a...

December 6th, 2017 |  


Protecting healthcare for Ohio children

While the Senate is spending its time on a bill to cut taxes for corporations that send jobs overseas, kids here in America are on the verge of losing...

December 6th, 2017 |  


The continuing legacy of TWIG 13

Lynn White, during a recent conversation, mentioned TWIG 13’s annual fundraising sale. Lynn, Mercy Hospital Director of Volunteer/Auxiliary Serv...

December 3rd, 2017 |  


Let’s cut middle class taxes

Let’s cut middle class taxes

If we want to cut taxes for the middle class, let’s cut taxes for the middle class.This latest attempt by Republicans in Congress to turn what s...

November 27th, 2017 |  


Dreaming of retirement – and jobs!

I have been thinking about retirement lately. Not really my own, although I can scarcely believe I have been a retiree for seven years already. I have...

November 26th, 2017 |