Raising babies and raisin bars

Raising babies and raisin bars

Hello from our home to yours!Motherhood: what is more demanding yet fulfilling and rewarding?Austin is swiftly growing out of his baby stage and keeps...

August 12th, 2015 |  


Wind energy needs zoning to moving forward

Wind energy needs zoning to moving forward

By Lu NelsenContributing ColumnistOver the past few years we have seen tremendous growth in the efficiency, effectiveness, and use of wind power. In o...

August 11th, 2015 |  


Humanity calls for truth, sanity to be restored

By Mary Lou HoeningContributing ColumnistAt long last I have, again, picked up my pen hoping I can be of some good, some enlightening, some guidance t...

August 11th, 2015 |  


A saucy, savory specialty

A saucy, savory specialty

Greetings from Illinois!How about taking a peek into our home on a warm July day? The air feels thick and muggy; the way it looks, we’ll have a ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


R.W. Earhart Company acquires Franz Petroleum Products

DESHLER, Ohio — The R.W. Earhart Company, an independent propane and fuel provider with a presence throughout Ohio, today announced that it has ...

August 5th, 2015 |  


Piper forever changed the game

Piper forever changed the game

We were supposed to hate him.In a world in which shades of gray simply did not exist at the time, the fact “Rowdy” Roddy Piper was the bad...

August 5th, 2015 |  


A saucy, savory specialty

A saucy, savory specialty

Greetings from Illinois!How about taking a peek into our home on a warm July day? The air feels thick and muggy; the way it looks, we’ll have a ...

August 4th, 2015 |  


Is rural America hazardous to your health?

By Jon BaileyContributing Columnistjonmbailey1@gmail.comThis article was contributed by Jon M. Bailey, former Rural Policy Program Director at the Cen...

July 31st, 2015 |  


Medicare turns 50

Medicare turns 50

Fifty years ago this week, aging in America was forever changed for the better.At the Truman Library in Independence, Mo., President Lyndon B. Johnson...

July 31st, 2015 |  


The endless days of summer … have ended

The endless days of summer … have ended

The very notion of an “Endless Summer” — long days filled with barbecues, swimming pools and little league baseball games — ha...

July 29th, 2015 |