Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Place An Ad | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Perfection or excellence? You choose

November 15, 2013 I recently saw this sign stuck on a mirror in a local business: “Remember how good perfect felt? Why don’t we do it again?” When I read that, I felt utter revulsion. more »»

Drugs-n-thugs require decisive action

November 12, 2013 In America criminals have more rights than law-abiding taxpayers. Last week, the Supreme Court ruled against using drug-sniffing dogs at traffic stops without probable cause. more »»

Does Obama really care?

November 8, 2013 The “Obamacare” production of so-called “affordable health care act” has saturated the daily news these day. more »»

No change without courage

November 8, 2013 I have not looked forward to writing today’s column. more »»

Teachers earn high marks

November 5, 2013 One of the most enduring marketing strategies is the Procter and Gamble claim that Ivory soap is “99 and 44/100 percent pure” which is more than 100 years old. more »»

Do you know where your extra hour is?

November 1, 2013 Tick, tick, tick. No, it’s not my biological clock. That ran down quite some time ago; thank you, Mother Nature. It’s the clock ticking down to 2 a.m. more »»

Here’s some reasons to vote yes on school levies

October 29, 2013 If you need a good reason to vote [x] yes on your local public school levy, please read to the end of this column. more »»

Anger—the Dominate Force on Internet Communication

October 25, 2013 You would expect that most “tweets” would be expressions of love and appreciation toward one another, right? Wrong. more »»

Prepare for the ‘s’ word in Ohio

October 25, 2013 The real test of my ‘‘I love Ohio’’ mettle is when snow — yes, “the ‘s’ word,” shows up on the weather forecast. In Octobe. more »»

Bullying explored at festival

October 23, 2013 In late July of this year, readers of this page found an opinion piece, “Exploring the bullying epidemic,” by guest columnist, Bill Finnigan. more »»

Obamacare or Affordable Care Act?

October 18, 2013 People never cease to amaze me. more »»

‘Stuck in Ohio’ and loving it

October 15, 2013 I’m sure you’ve seen the “Stuck in Ohio” bumper stickers. I can vividly remember how irritated I was when they first came out. more »»

Hit this idea out of the park

October 11, 2013 Every once in a while, you get thrown a slow pitch you can really hit out of the park. more »»

Finding success in our urban schools

October 8, 2013 On the evening of Sept. more »»

Why should school districts be separate?

October 4, 2013 A couple weeks ago, the editor wrote about the consolidation of police departments for the sake of the taxpayer and to strengthen the department. more »»

Education reform that makes sense

October 1, 2013 At very great expense for all, Ohio’s education reform makes too little sense. more »»

It’s time to let the past go

September 27, 2013 The greatest challenge we have to face as a community has nothing to do with politics, race, the economy, or education. more »»

The tragedy of child abuse

September 24, 2013 Jeannette Williams was a nurse employed by the schools in Hubbard for many years. more »»

Who decides what is good?

September 20, 2013 Who decides? When my kids were growing up, I tried really hard to expose them to a wide variety of cultural venues. more »»

Faults found with Trumbull Transit Board

September 15, 2013 In July, I wrote about the issues plaguing the provision of transportation to the elderly and disabled in this county since Trumbull Transit took over from the Department of Elderly Affairs at the... more »»



I am looking for: