Medical Reserve Corp volunteers respond to emergencies

Medical Reserve Corp volunteers respond to emergencies

Editor’s note: This is the third installment in a series being printed in September about preparing for emergencies.Medical Reserve Corp (MRC) V...

September 25th, 2015 |  


Library turned into ‘tacky billboard’ of patriotism

An ugly albatross has stolen our once dignified county library facade. The garish placement of our national patriotic colors upon this building do not...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Hamilton was proponent of Cedar Bog

So many in our community have experienced the friendship and dedication of Bob Hamilton. The Friends of Cedar Bog were very fortunate to have him as a...

September 24th, 2015 |  


Time to chill: Be sure fridge is cold enough

Time to chill: Be sure fridge is cold enough

Question: I noticed that a friend of mine has a thermometer in her refrigerator. She says she uses it to make sure the refrigerator is cold enough. Wh...

September 22nd, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Going to work at a real job

My great-nephew recently informed his father that he does not have a real job; he “just goes to work.” Six-year-old Leo reassured his dad ...

September 20th, 2015 |  


Campaign designed to welcome Pope Francis

Campaign designed to welcome Pope Francis

People of all faiths, and Catholics especially, look forward with great joy to Pope Francis’s visit to the United States from Sept. 22 through S...

September 18th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Chance encounters of the ‘six degrees’ kind

I am fascinated by the concept of “six degrees of separation.” Developed in 1929, this theory seems much more modern: everyone is supposed...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Serve-A-Soldier a success

The Urbana United Methodist Church would like to thank the following who helped to make the September 5 Serve-a-Soldier 5K race a huge success: all pa...

September 13th, 2015 |  


Congratulations to local judges

Congratulations to Common Pleas Court Judge Nick Selvaggio and Municipal Court Judge Gil S. Weithman in their huge efforts to reduce housing cost for ...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog: Elementary days and ways

“School days, school days…” That 1907 ditty has formed the basis for many discussions about education across the generations. We hav...

September 7th, 2015 updated: September 7th, 2015. |