Getting veterans the healthcare they deserve

Getting veterans the healthcare they deserve

There’s no place for partisanship when it comes to caring for the women and men who serve this country, and the families who sacrifice alongside...

December 23rd, 2017 |  


Beware of an apathetic Christmas

Beware of an apathetic Christmas

One of the well known parts of the Christmas story is the visit of the Wise Men to see the new born Messiah. These men were likely from Persia and the...

December 20th, 2017 |  


Booze, guns, and big pharma

Booze, guns, and big pharma

This week a new medical marijuana cultivation facility broke ground for construction in Yellow Springs. Suddenly, everyone is concerned about people u...

December 20th, 2017 |  



It’s a magical time of year at Smith Middle School

It’s a magical time of year at Smith Middle School

“Magical Time of the Year” is often a phrase that you hear to describe the period between Thanksgiving and the end of the year. It is a ph...

December 18th, 2017 updated: December 21st, 2017. |  


Protecting healthcare for Ohio children

Protecting healthcare for Ohio children

While the Senate is spending its time on a bill to cut taxes for corporations that send jobs overseas, kids here in America are on the verge of losing...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Grandma doesn’t know me anymore

Grandma doesn’t know me anymore

When a family member has dementia or Alzheimer’s disease, it’s difficult enough for adults to understand, let alone a child. For a youngst...

December 13th, 2017 |  


One of the quirks of life in Washington, D.C., is that pretty much the only people who don’t refer to lobbyists by that name are, well, lobbyist...

December 13th, 2017 |  


Check with BBB before getting nails done

Check with BBB before getting nails done

Americans spent $8.53 billion dollars on nail salon services in 2016. Many People do their own manicures or pedicures or have a friend help, but other...

December 8th, 2017 |  


Let’s cut middle class taxes

Let’s cut middle class taxes

If we want to cut taxes for the middle class, let’s cut taxes for the middle class.This latest attempt by Republicans in Congress to turn what s...

December 7th, 2017 |  


Living longer vs. living better

Living longer vs. living better

Modern medicine is an incredible thing, with breakthroughs almost daily that range from simple treatments for common ailments to advanced organ transp...

December 7th, 2017 |