Taking in the passing scene …

Now that the holidays have passed, I hope I will again know the day of the week without looking it up. Lately every week seems to contain three Sunday...

January 7th, 2018 |  


What are ag lenders looking for?

During my farm management school in December in Urbana, I invited a panel of ag lenders to answer questions about what they are looking for in a poten...

January 4th, 2018 |  


You’re likely not eating enough fruits and veggies

You’re likely not eating enough fruits and veggies

Question: I want to eat healthier, but I’m not sure what that really means in terms of fruit and vegetable intake. I usually eat at least an app...

January 3rd, 2018 |  



What to look for in 2018

What to look for in 2018

This was an interesting year that’s just passed, wasn’t it? And here’s the thing: I suspect 2018 will be just as intriguing.Let̵...

January 2nd, 2018 |  


BWC to push wellness, workplace safety in 2018

BWC to push wellness, workplace safety in 2018

The new year is almost here, and many of us are thinking about resolutions that include working out, eating healthier and getting in shape.We have our...

January 1st, 2018 |  


Snow by any other name …

Since winter officially began last week, the weather has been decidedly, and appropriately, wintry. For at least a couple of years, white Christmas de...

January 1st, 2018 |  


Laffer Curve economics claims are a sham

In response to Congressman Jim Jordan’s comments in the Urbana Daily Citizen;“Regarding the legislation’s plan to reduce the federal...

January 1st, 2018 |  


Assisting the most vulnerable residents

Assisting the most vulnerable residents

As we approach the holiday season, central Ohioans once again have assisted the most vulnerable neighbors in our community, the 17,000 older adults an...

December 29th, 2017 |  


Exercise your way into new year

Exercise your way into new year

For many Americans, the holidays are several weeks packed with the hustle and bustle and stress over wearing the perfect outfit, picking out the perfe...

December 27th, 2017 |  


Protecting Ohio’s senior citizens from Medicare cuts

Protecting Ohio’s senior citizens from Medicare cuts

This month, Congressional Republicans are expected to blow a $1.5 trillion hole in the national debt in order to cut taxes for millionaires and corpor...

December 26th, 2017 |