Save money on groceries

Save money on groceries

QUESTION: My grocery bill has risen by almost $80 a month since March and it’s becoming harder to keep spending so much more than we used to. Do...

September 10th, 2020 |  


Thank you for your service!

Some time back I oohed and aahed over yet another photo on Bonnie McGuire’s Facebook page. Since retiring from our classrooms at GHS, we both se...

September 8th, 2020 |  


Tick that causes meat allergies found in Ohio

Tick that causes meat allergies found in Ohio

Question: Is there a tick that causes people to develop an allergy to red meat, and can it be found it Ohio?Answer: Yes, to both of your questions.The...

September 7th, 2020 |  



Reader disagrees with parent’s complaint

This letter is in response to an article written by Christopher Selmek dated 8/20/20 titled Urbana BOE prepares for school.I have 3 main points and or...

September 7th, 2020 |  


Protecting the U.S. Postal Service

Protecting the U.S. Postal Service

The U.S. Postal Service is an essential institution in our country. It’s not a partisan institution – in fact, it brings us together. The ...

September 7th, 2020 |  


Find help when family isn’t around

Solo Agers face a variety of challenges when growing older, but the top and most worrisome is “How do I compensate for not having adult children...

September 6th, 2020 |  


The truth about puzzles

I recently caught an episode of To Tell the Truth, the old game show jazzed up for 21st century audiences. Anthony Anderson has replaced Bud Collyer a...

September 1st, 2020 |  


ELECTION LETTERS POLICY

Letters to the newspaper about the Nov. 3 election are welcome.Writers are invited to submit letters of up to 100 words for a flat fee of $50 per lett...

August 31st, 2020 |  


Peaches recalled due to salmonella

Peaches recalled due to salmonella

QUESTION: Last week it was onions, and now this week peaches have been recalled due to salmonella. What is salmonella, and how do fruits and vegetable...

August 31st, 2020 |  


180,000 dead from the virus

At this time we have 180,000 people dead from the virus. Unemployment is at an all-time high. There are many businesses closed down. There is rioting ...

August 28th, 2020 |