Toastmasters opportunity available

To the Editor:For over 90 years, Toastmasters International has offered a friendly and supportive environment to develop communication and leadership ...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Former teacher recommends Ham

To the Editor:I am writing this letter in support of Michael Ham’s candidacy for the Troy City Schools Board of Education.I first met Michael as...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Keep calm and carry on

Keep calm and carry on

For some reason, many Americans admire all things British. For instance, we are often impressed by the accent of those hailing from across the ocean. ...

October 17th, 2015 |  



When will the carnage end?

When will the carnage end?

I’ve written at least 75 columns on gun control over the years. It might have been as many as 100.Every time some demented loser would haul a gu...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Editorial: Devil in the details when it comes to Issue 3

Editorial: Devil in the details when it comes to Issue 3

Voters need to be aware of what’s wrapped inside the package known as Issue 3. You don’t have to scratch the surface too hard to find prob...

October 17th, 2015 |  


Ham is committed to city, students

To the Editor:We have known Michael for several years and can personally attest to his commitment, sincerity, and devotion to the city of Troy, and to...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Editorial: State Issue 1 a good solution to redistricting overreaches

Every 10 years, the fight begins on how Ohio’s legislative districts will be chopped up to benefit the party in power.If your party didn’t...

October 16th, 2015 |  


Bridge levy keeps county safe

To the Editor:I am writing in support of Miami County’s special 0.45 mill bridge levy, which will be on the ballot Nov. 3, 2015. The ability of ...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Vote to renew bridge levy

To the Editor:As a Bethel Township Trustee and current president of the Miami County Trustees Association, I am certainly aware of the need to keep th...

October 15th, 2015 |  


Editorial roundup

The (Columbus) Dispatch, Oct. 11Ohio, a national laughingstock for the weak oversight and conflicts of interest that have dogged its charter schools, ...

October 14th, 2015 |