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 »»
‘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 »»
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 »»
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 »»
Gambling addiction on the rise even as state fosters more
August 28, 2013 If it’s not one thing, it’s another. Our society is increasingly plagued with all sorts of addictions, whether alcohol, drugs (legal and illegal), pornography, tobacco, food, video games, etc., e. more »»
New beginnings and new semester
August 27, 2013 Four days early. I finished my Community Column four days prior to the deadline that the Tribune gives me every two weeks. It was a decent piece of writing too. more »»
Crime is increasing … or is it?
August 23, 2013 At a recent family picnic, one of our cousins started talking about crime. She said she didn’t think crime was any worse today than it was 40 years ago. more »»