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 |  


Graham display also missing class pictures

We appreciate the letter to the editor asking to update the state championship signs and banners at Graham, but what about the class pictures? If you ...

October 30th, 2015 |  



Where are the athletic sign updates Graham?

As a past school board member at Graham, I try to keep up with how the district is doing.There were many additions this year to the workforce, which b...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Return previous colors to the library

I waited to see if I would get used to them but I have not been able to. I think our beautiful library has gone from a coordinated color scheme to col...

October 25th, 2015 |  


Boomer Blog – The haunting holiday of Halloween

Halloween was not really a major holiday during my childhood. We colored pictures of jack-o-lanterns at school or made them from orange construction p...

October 25th, 2015 |  


New Urbana schools: Be a part of the solution

As I read the various opinions regarding the location of the new Elementary for Urbana City Schools, I am astonished at the continued short-sightednes...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Rebuttal of the statements made by Dottie B. McFarland

I visited the Library yesterday with the express purpose of checking out the facilities. The library that Ms. McFarland described as “an ugly al...

October 22nd, 2015 updated: October 22nd, 2015. |  


Mechanicsburg Public Library expanding hours

Expanded hours are coming to the Mechanicsburg Public Library. Jan. 4, 2016, launches expanded hours of Monday through Friday: open at 10 a.m. and clo...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Join the Master Gardener Program

“We are Ohio State University Extension trained volunteers empowered to educate others with timely research-based gardening information.” ...

October 21st, 2015 |