Not time to move to Canada

To the editor:Since the election of Donald Trump, I’ve given serious thought to moving to Canada, a nation that, unlike America, is not dominate...

April 21st, 2017 |  


How should we feel when evil men die?

How should we feel when evil men die?

Robert Seman Jr., with his hands shackled, jumped to his death from the fourth floor of the Mahoning County courthouse.The suicide came April 10 as Se...

April 21st, 2017 |  


The best ideas come from Ohio

The best ideas come from Ohio

One of my most important jobs as your senator is listening to the Ohioans I represent.I’ve spent the past several weeks hosting round tables acr...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Helping homeless kids find shelter

Helping homeless kids find shelter

Homelessness is dangerous, especially for kids.They are more vulnerable to become victims of crime, they’re more vulnerable to disease, and they...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Students are the victims; too bad

It seems if you want something in Washington to disappear these days, all it takes is finding a way to attach it to former President Barack Obama.Alth...

April 19th, 2017 |  


Naturalized yards reduce carbon footprint

To the editor:As a member of a community, respect others before using toxic herbicides and insecticides as spring brings life to full bloom. Visit the...

April 17th, 2017 |  


Watch the wicked webs be woven

Watch the wicked webs be woven

My mother used to love to say, “Oh, what a tangled web we weave when we set about to deceive.”Actually, it’s a lesson I learned earl...

April 17th, 2017 |  


‘Fake news’ is fake news

‘Fake news’ is fake news

President Donald Trump has been running around like a four-year-old, screaming “fake news” every time a newspaper or news organization run...

April 14th, 2017 |  


Climate change is not a partisan issue

Climate change is not a partisan issue

I despise horror films. I’ve ridden every roller coaster I’ll ever board. You’ll never catch me courtside at a Cavaliers game. And i...

April 12th, 2017 |  


All who share the road share responsibility

Life is full of seasons, not just spring, summer, fall, and winter.It’s full of the “real” seasons, like Coat Season, Barbecue Seaso...

April 12th, 2017 |