RSS OPINION Feed Thu, 30 Oct 2014 09:45:57 EST 1800 Letter: Support Children Services levy On behalf of the board and staff of Allen County Children Services, I am asking for your support of our 0.75 mill, five-year renewal levy on Tuesday. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:11 EST Letter: Bob Cupp the right choice When I was asked to co-chair Bob Cupp's committee for state representative, I knew what I would be supporting. And, because of his proven record, Bob Cupp has received the support of countless others. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:10 EST Lima News: Husted leading elections in right direction Ohio's secretary of state is like a referee in football. The only time you really notice him is when something's gone wrong. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:10 EST Letter: Support Auglaize Parks levy Running and improving an entity with less money is no “walk in the park.” Thus, I encourage the residents of Auglaize County to vote “yes” for the levy for the Heritage Trails Park District. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:09 EST Letter: Park district needs support I am writing in support of the Heritage Trails Park District's Parks for Auglaize County levy on Tuesday. It is so important because of local government funds being reduced since 2011 and future funds will not be there. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:08 EST Letter: Derryberry for judge I am fully in support of Glen Derryberry for judge of Probate/Juvenile Court. I worked for Derryberry for two and a half years when he was a Lima City Prosecutor and there is no doubt in my mind that he is the person for the job. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:06 EST Letter: Vote ‘yes’ on Elida levy As parents of three children who attend Elida Local Schools, we support the 2014 levy proposal. Thu, 30 Oct 2014 00:01:04 EST Mike DeWine has earned second term This year's award for most contentious statewide race has to go to the campaign for Attorney General. Both Republican incumbent Mike DeWine and Democrat challenger David Pepper have slung their fair share of mud. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:15 EST Marietta Times: CDC’s response to Ebola should be reviewed OCT. 24, 2014 (AP) — When public health threats surface, many Americans, including health care professionals, turn to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. CDC officials are the experts, after all. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:14 EST Letter: Vote ‘yes’ on parks levy I have always believed good parks are a terrific investment in any community. Good parks are one of the most important aspects of a community's quality of life. Every community in Auglaize County values its parks and what they mean to our... Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:13 EST Letter: Time to replace John Boehner I think it is time for U.S. Rep. John Boehner to be replaced!Around the first of the year I sent him an email asking for help with a Department of Veterans Affairs problem. His response was, “I am not your congressman.” Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:11 EST Letter: LCC obviously recruits jocks I am writing a rebuttal to Mr. Ron Williams' column article about Lima Central Catholic High School. In particular the section about LCC not recruiting. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:09 EST Letter: NRA magazine keeping us free To those of you who have and enjoy your right to vote and freedom, please take notice of America's first Freedom Magazine, NRA. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:08 EST Letter: Allen County needs Cupp I have said it before and I will say it again. Allen County has created somewhat of a legend in sending superior performers to our state capitol and we need Bob Cupp in the Ohio House to carry on that tradition. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:07 EST Letter: Bob Cupp the right man Allen County has a long tradition of selecting proven leaders to represent our interests in Columbus. This year we have the opportunity to continue that tradition by voting for Bob Cupp. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:05 EST Letter: Bob Cupp is best choice While most people are intensely focused on finances in politics, we need to remember that a state representative spends most of his time in office on legislation, on making and upgrading the laws of the state. Wed, 29 Oct 2014 00:01:03 EST The Lima News: Ohio Treasurer’s office no place for politics Controversy seems to follow Ohio Treasurer Josh Mandel, be it campaign contributions, misleading ads or accusations that he's filling jobs with political cronies. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:01:10 EST The Lima News: Ohio Auditor Dave Yost has earned another term Being Ohio's Auditor might not be sexy, but it is a fiscally important post to the financial health of the state of Ohio and its subdivisions. The auditor is responsible for auditing all the public offices of the state of Ohio. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:01:09 EST Letter: Keep Auglaize County parks open There are times in the history of a community when we have the opportunity to make a difference. Nov. 4 is one of those times for Auglaize County. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:01:08 EST Letter: Vote for Auglaize parks I like working with people. In my job as community outreach coordinator at Grand Lake Health System, I enjoy helping to make people's lives a little bit better. Tue, 28 Oct 2014 00:01:07 EST