Debra-Lynn B. Hook: Millennials need to hear their own voices in the voting booth

Debra-Lynn B. Hook: Millennials need to hear their own voices in the voting booth

KENT — Recently in this university town, in this battleground swing state Ohio, the millennial man of the hour, former presidential hopeful Bern...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Carl P. Leubsdorf: Trump has told some whoppers, but does anyone care?

Carl P. Leubsdorf: Trump has told some whoppers, but does anyone care?

Exaggerated criticism and unsupported charges are nothing new in American presidential politics. All candidates do that to some extent.But Donald Trum...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Car talk: Weighing the concerns of towing a camper

Car talk: Weighing the concerns of towing a camper

Dear Car Talk:I have a 2007 Toyota Camry Hybrid. Two years ago, when contemplating purchasing an 800-pound camper-trailer rigged with a tent, I first ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Mark Phelan: Dodge pulls plug on Dart

Mark Phelan: Dodge pulls plug on Dart

What went wrong with the Dodge Dart? Born with fanfare and optimism in June 2012, the compact sedan will die this month in virtual anonymity, a failur...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


Jim Krumel: Tim DeHaven was — and is — a good person

Jim Krumel: Tim DeHaven was — and is — a good person

Few people I know love their job and work harder at it than Tim DeHaven.Sun up to sun down, seven days a week, you will often find him busy somewhere ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Thomas Lucente: Don’t waste time watching debate

Thomas Lucente: Don’t waste time watching debate

At 9 p.m. Monday, there will be a television event worth tuning in: the season 2 premiere of “Poldark.”I don’t have cablevision or s...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Ron Lora: Religious Americans are generous – nationwide and here at home

Ron Lora: Religious Americans are generous – nationwide and here at home

As a member of three church congregations during the past four decades, my gut feeling has been that religiously motivated people give more to charity...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Ready for Monday? Debates lost, not won

Ready for Monday? Debates lost, not won

If you think you know what will happen in the coming presidential debates, think again. They’re always unpredictable.The first Kennedy-Nixon deb...

September 24th, 2016 |  


David Trinko: Road work forces changes of habit

David Trinko: Road work forces changes of habit

Maybe it’s a good thing to take a different way home once in a while.Last week, major construction began on my road. We’re not talking abo...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Legal-Ease: Negligence and liability

Legal-Ease: Negligence and liability

We all make mistakes. Liability is legal responsibility for the outcomes of certain mistakes.When a mistake is made by someone acting unreasonably or ...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |