Boomer Blog – The treasure of simple pleasures

I often see Facebook pictures showing smiles of pure joy on the faces of my great-nieces/nephews and everybody’s grandchildren. There is somethi...

November 15th, 2015 |  


Community cooperation at its best

Community cooperation at its best

Well, at Fido’s Field, Urbana’s dog park, the hydrant project is now completed. I just wanted to thank all that contributed to this. Chief...

November 9th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog – Hunting for home

On Halloween weekend as I settled down to knit children’s hats for donation, I was not interested in the scary movies or football on the televis...

November 8th, 2015 |  



Community pulls together for Mechanicsburg

Thank you to the community of Mechanicsburg and to all the many volunteers that devoted so much time to make our goal a reality; passing Mechanicsburg...

November 6th, 2015 |  


Issue 3 attempted to abuse amendment process

The election is over. The voters said “no” to using the Ohio constitution to establish a monopoly for marijuana growers. Thank goodness Oh...

November 5th, 2015 |  


Editorial: Devil in the details when it comes to Issue 3

Editorial: Devil in the details when it comes to Issue 3

Voters need to be aware of what’s wrapped inside the package known as Issue 3. You don’t have to scratch the surface too hard to find prob...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Editorial: Lawmakers’ inaction forced Issue 3 to ballot

Editorial: Lawmakers’ inaction forced Issue 3 to ballot

The Ohio State Bar Association opposes state Issue 3, the November ballot issue legalizing marijuana, but it’s not why you’d probably thin...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Faber: Vote yes on Issue 2; no on Issue 3

Faber: Vote yes on Issue 2; no on Issue 3

This week at the ballot box, Ohioans will weigh in on two important issues impacting our state’s future. I urge you to exercise your right to vo...

November 1st, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog – That stuff in the back of the cupboard

I recently happened across a picture of Esquire shoe polish. The flat, round metal can of pasty cream helped me recall any Saturday night before a Sun...

November 1st, 2015 |  


EDITORIAL: Why Issue 2’s a ‘poison pill’ for Democracy

You may think it is a horrible idea to legalize marijuana, or you may think there is merit to the concept. Either way, you now have the chance to vote...

November 1st, 2015 |