It’s sticky note time again!

At best, the scribbles on any given sticky note in my idea journal can blossom into an entire article. More frequently, they rise only to the level of...

February 2nd, 2021 |  


Saving money on meals using slow cookers

Saving money on meals using slow cookers

QUESTION: One of my resolutions this year is to eat healthier but save time and money on food. Got any ideas? ANSWER - One easy, budget-friendly way t...

January 27th, 2021 |  


I know what that is! Do you?

My brother likes to post on Facebook pictures of vintage items. If the object belongs to an antique tractor or resembles a motor, I keep scrolling. Re...

January 26th, 2021 |  



Ag-LINK available for 2021 growing season

Ag-LINK available for 2021 growing season

There’s no understating the importance of agriculture to our state. Ohio’s farms and agribusinesses not only serve as a cornerstone of eco...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Champaign County? How interesting!

A while back my interest was piqued when I read in the UDC about a presentation made to the Soroptimist Club concerning interesting women in Champaign...

January 19th, 2021 |  


Resident thanks health district

I wish to express kudos to the Champaign Health District Department for its amazing inoculation procedures. The service was very well organized, with ...

January 18th, 2021 |  


Picture of health in America not so rosy

Picture of health in America not so rosy

For end-of-the-year columns, it’s customary to recap the events of the past 12 months, usually highlighting a mix of the good and the bad. Becau...

January 17th, 2021 |  


Addressing telemedicine and abortion

With the imminent signing of the Telemedicine Abortion Ban by Gov. DeWine, those women contemplating a do-it-yourself abortion at home should be aware...

January 14th, 2021 |  


UPDATED: Urbana DAR thanks ‘Wreaths Across America’ participants

Thank you! Thank you, wreath donors and participants for helping Urbana Chapter DAR carry out another successful “Wreaths Across America” ...

January 12th, 2021 updated: January 13th, 2021. |  


And then it was Wednesday…

My ideas for the next “Boomer Blog” often begin to percolate shortly after I submit the completed one each Monday. Mostly I mentally organ...

January 12th, 2021 |