Make turkey into the new year

Make turkey into the new year

One of the most endearing qualities of young children is their innate curiosity. Actually, all young creatures seem to be born curious.Curiosity is wh...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Healthy eating: The gift that keeps on giving

Healthy eating: The gift that keeps on giving

My grandchildren are coming for an extended visit over the holidays. I’ve been concerned about some of their eating habits, but as their grandma...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Year-end screening checklist

Year-end screening checklist

Have you kept up to date with yearly preventive screenings? Are you aware of the guidelines? Having a primary care provider is essential to maintainin...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


A trade agenda that puts Ohio jobs first

A trade agenda that puts Ohio jobs first

I have spent the past two decades fighting bad trade deals that cost Ohio jobs. One of my first acts as a member of Congress was helping lead the char...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


There’s no place like home

There’s no place like home

In Luke 15:11-24, we read what Charles Dickens said is “the greatest short story in history.” Even if you don’t go to church on a re...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


The only contest I really win each year

The only contest I really win each year

I am somewhat of a competitive person, in some degree. I like a good challenge and I certainly like to win. Going up against the Gracious Mistress of ...

December 2nd, 2016 |  


Editorial: Motorists need tired truckers off the highway

During a period when semi-truck crash fatalities exploded past 4,000 for the first time in seven years, legislation could sneak past Congress that wou...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Sometimes you get the best seat in the house

Sometimes you get the best seat in the house

I’ve spent much of the past 20 years living in the sports world’s version of an ivory tower (not literally, of course, but how cool would ...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Newspapers, the answer to fake news

Newspapers, the answer to fake news

“If a nation expects to be ignorant and free … it expects what never was and never will be.” — Thomas JeffersonThere is good n...

November 30th, 2016 |  


Be Ohio Proud, shop local for the holidays

Dear Editor:’Tis the season when family and friends gather together to eat, give thanks and celebrate the holidays. As you begin your holiday sh...

November 29th, 2016 |