Gary Smith: Panhandling and the Pope: A Better Strategy to Help the Poor

Gary Smith: Panhandling and the Pope: A Better Strategy to Help the Poor

Have you ever struggled with what to do when you encounter a person on the sidewalk of a major city or standing at a busy traffic intersection with a ...

March 14th, 2017 updated: March 14th, 2017. |  


Jerry Zezima: The kids are all right

Jerry Zezima: The kids are all right

When I became a grandfather almost four years ago, I learned that baby-sitting is child’s play: As long as you play with the child, are willing ...

March 13th, 2017 |  


George Will: A place to learn and celebrate America’s foundational principles

George Will: A place to learn and celebrate America’s foundational principles

TEMPE, Ariz. — Encouraging developments are as welcome as they are rare in colleges and universities that cultivate diversity in everything but ...

March 13th, 2017 updated: March 13th, 2017. |  


Jim Krumel: Newspapers, Woody Hayes, lessons learned

Jim Krumel: Newspapers, Woody Hayes, lessons learned

On-the-job training. That’s how I learned to become a newspaperman.The college I attended didn’t have a journalism program, so I ended up ...

March 12th, 2017 |  


Thomas Lucente: Trump’s lies are crossing the line

Thomas Lucente: Trump’s lies are crossing the line

Someone should probably sit down and have a talk with President Donald Trump. The focus should be trying to explain to him that the president of the U...

March 12th, 2017 updated: March 12th, 2017. |  


Mark Figley: Forgotten war in the Ukraine looms large

Mark Figley: Forgotten war in the Ukraine looms large

As is customary following inaugurations, new presidents telephone various world leaders among their first official acts in office. So early on Donald ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Reagan column: American making sausage not pretty

Reagan column: American making sausage not pretty

Sausage is being made in Washington.But you don’t want to watch.Whether you’re a Democrat or a Republican, liberal or conservative, watchi...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Opinion: Nation of ‘busybullies,’ not of the free

Opinion: Nation of ‘busybullies,’ not of the free

The land of the free has become the land of the busybody.Where vices are concerned, from prostitution to marijuana to tobacco, even to sugary drinks, ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Book explores trends through fate of Ohio glass manufacturer

Book explores trends through fate of Ohio glass manufacturer

COLUMBUS (AP) — A book that examines the history of a longtime glass manufacturing company and the corresponding changes of an American city is ...

March 11th, 2017 |  


David Trinko: Sunshine laws protect your rights

David Trinko: Sunshine laws protect your rights

The media is under attack. When the media is under attack, so are your rights.This week marks Sunshine Week, a yearly reminder that our government doe...

March 11th, 2017 |