Celebrating Constitution Week

Editor’s note: Urbana Chapter DAR invites all to the 4 p.m. Sept. 17, Constitution Week Program and Bell-Ringing Ceremony at Freedom Grove, loca...

September 13th, 2019 |  


U.S. celebrates its Constitution

U.S. celebrates its Constitution

Editor’s note: Urbana Chapter DAR invites all to the 4 p.m. Sept. 17, Constitution Week Program and Bell-Ringing Ceremony at Freedom Grove, loca...

September 12th, 2019 |  


EDITORIALS FROM AROUND OHIO

Work should continue to improve imperfect college admissionsThe Columbus DispatchSept. 7Trying to make up for deep-seated inequality in American socie...

September 11th, 2019 |  



It’s September, she sighed…

She sighed when the seasonal photograph popped up on Facebook: graceful trees dappled in sunlight were covered and surrounded by the foliage of severa...

September 9th, 2019 |  


Foil those fraudsters

Frauds and scams have escalated. Here are a few tips I received from my bank that will help keep us aware of scams. The following note appeared in my ...

September 8th, 2019 |  


Editorials from around Ohio

Recent editorials of statewide and national interest from Ohio newspapers:___Trump, Tongass and SeiberlingAkron Beacon JournalSept. 2John F. Seiberlin...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Ask doc and hospital questions before surgery

In July, the New York Times ran a cautionary tale about the heart surgery and care astronaut Neil Armstrong received and his death two weeks later at ...

September 5th, 2019 |  


Biscuits – like my mother used to make

Well, not her first biscuits. According to Scott Family legend, perpetuated by my father in frequent and gleeful detail, my mother’s first attem...

September 2nd, 2019 |  


Choose healthy, safe lunches for school

Choose healthy, safe lunches for school

QUESTION: School is back in session for my fourth grader, and he’s decided this year that he wants to pack lunch for the first time. Any tips on...

August 28th, 2019 |  


The 3 R’s for the 21st Century

Most Champaign County kids are back at school by now, in their classrooms with their teachers for lessons, curriculum, and hopefully lots of education...

August 26th, 2019 |