Wedding season food safety tips

Wedding season food safety tips

My fiancé and I are getting married in June and we want to make sure our guests have a wonderful experience. But I’ve heard some horror sto...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Enhance your warm weather foods with cilantro aioli

Enhance your warm weather foods with cilantro aioli

My children always bring or send “happy” things for me to enjoy on Mother’s Day and beyond. This was a banner year for herbs. Some I...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Gloria’s picnic picks

Gloria’s picnic picks

Hello! I hope all of you readers are having a great month of May. A special thank you to my mother for filling in for me last week. Daniel, myself, Ju...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Where do you look when she’s lost her voice?

Where do you look when she’s lost her voice?

It has been a quiet week at the parsonage. Far quieter than usual. I cannot remember a time when it was quieter. If silence is golden, the week glowed...

May 25th, 2017 |  


A reason to remember

A reason to remember

This weekend is Memorial Day weekend. Memorial Day, originally called Decoration Day, is a day of remembrance for those who have died in service of th...

May 25th, 2017 |  


Time to call out Islamic leadership

Time to call out Islamic leadership

When are we, as a civilized society finally going to say enough is enough — and really mean it?I wonder this as I look at images Tuesday morning...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Making a difference by combating the heroin epidemic

Making a difference by combating the heroin epidemic

Earlier this month Ohio experienced a tragic loss, as another police officer was killed in the line of duty. He responded to a call for help and was a...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Best recipes direct from the source

Best recipes direct from the source

Many of the foods you buy to store, prepare and consume at home are packaged.Think about it. That pound of butter comes in four sticks, each wrapped i...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Hold on to your hat, it’s the year-end softball game

Hold on to your hat, it’s the year-end softball game

Editor’s Note: Gloria is on vacation this week, her mother, Dorcas Raber, is filling in.Batter up!The last day of school had finally come. In ou...

May 19th, 2017 |  


The war on marijuana has failed and Ohioans must challenge marijuana laws

Unresolved trauma and conflict is the root of all disease. Substance abuse is a disease. Addiction is a component of disease. There is no gene that gi...

May 18th, 2017 |