A countdown of round milestones

Intrigued by the roundness of the new year now a mere 21 days old, I spent an afternoon with my new laptop googling and with my old brain recollecting...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Protecting victims of human trafficking

Protecting victims of human trafficking

In January we mark National Slavery and Human Trafficking Prevention Month – a reminder that modern-day slavery is all too real, and it’s ...

January 20th, 2020 |  


Are you ready for a hospital visit?

If an ambulance should rush to your home are you prepared? In an emergency situation, all one needs to worry about is to grab a bag and go. There won&...

January 19th, 2020 |  



Champaign County Board of DD provides valuable services

Champaign County Board of DD provides valuable services

EDITOR’S NOTE: This is one in a series of monthly outreach columns from the Champaign County Board of Developmental Disabilities.I wanted to tak...

January 17th, 2020 |  


Symmetry and other stuff about 2020

I first recognized the symmetry of the year 2020 when I was cross-stitching its numerals on the sampler for this year’s Habitat for Humanity hou...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Delivering results for Ohio

Delivering results for Ohio

If you only watched national cable news, you’d probably think not much was accomplished over the past year, and that Democrats and Republicans w...

January 13th, 2020 |  


Keep moving in 2020

Happy New Year. If you want to improve your fitness in 2020, the number one way is to keep moving and avoid sitting around very long. Research proves ...

January 12th, 2020 |  


Wins for Ohio in 2019

Wins for Ohio in 2019

The new year is a time to look back on the accomplishments of 2019 and look forward into the new year. Reflecting back on 2019, I’m really proud...

January 7th, 2020 |  


Oh, what a delicious feeling!

Recently as I listened to a talk show host explain why the day before Christmas Eve is more emotional than the day of, my mind began to recreate a few...

January 6th, 2020 |  


OPINION: What if we had ‘mountain’ biking here?

OPINION: What if we had ‘mountain’ biking here?

Editor’s note: Ron Brohm travels the region experiencing the multitude of activities offered in communities small and large. This is his “...

January 2nd, 2020 updated: January 3rd, 2020. |