Manufacturing Day in Ohio

Manufacturing Day in Ohio

America is better off when we are making things. We have a powerful service economy, but the backbone of our greatness has always been those who make ...

October 7th, 2015 |  


What to do when your ‘kids’ start growing up

What to do when your ‘kids’ start growing up

Somewhere along the way, my kids grew up — and I missed it.The same children I spent countless hours watching watching learn how to to throw a b...

October 7th, 2015 updated: October 7th, 2015. |  


Who are the Amish?

Who are the Amish?

I always welcome and enjoy discussions on the subject of the Amish way of life. After receiving questions about what it’s like to be a young Ami...

October 7th, 2015 |  



Ham is good fit for board

To the Editor:I am writing this letter to share my impressions of an incredible young man I met last year. I had heard of Michael Ham from some very s...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


It’s time to end the cycle

It’s time to end the cycle

By J.D. WintereggGuest columnistElections are not supposed to be opportunities for opportunists; they’re supposed to be opportunities for voters...

October 6th, 2015 updated: October 6th, 2015. |  


Clean and sober: one woman’s story

Clean and sober: one woman’s story

In a recent edition, the Dayton Daily News reported “Overdose drug available in Dayton without prescription.” The feature included soberin...

October 6th, 2015 |  


How would George feel about The Donald?

How would George feel about The Donald?

I would like to have George Washington come back from the dead for one day. I’d stand there and look at George, wearing those tight socks and th...

October 4th, 2015 |  


What’s next for Boehner?

What’s next for Boehner?

On Sept. 25, the United States gained another Baby Boomer retiree. Our own 8th District Congressman and Speaker of the House of Representatives, John ...

October 4th, 2015 updated: October 4th, 2015. |  


Interest in politics began in summer of 1999

Interest in politics began in summer of 1999

With last week’s announcement of Rep. John Boehner’s resignation, I began to reflect on my personal experiences with the “Tan Man fr...

October 2nd, 2015 |  


The fall of the Republican Party‏

To the Editor:John Boehner’s resignation as Speaker of the House after the Pope Francis addressed Congress may be just a coincidence; however, m...

October 1st, 2015 |