Dial up some green, it will make you feel better

Dial up some green, it will make you feel better

Today’s column is going to be an entirely coronavirus-free zone. That’s right, not a single mention of the nasty little virus that has cha...

April 27th, 2020 |  


Going on offense with virus

Going on offense with virus

We need a real plan to reopen the economy, safely — because if we don’t do it safely, we’re just going to have to close it again. Pe...

April 26th, 2020 |  


Teacher grateful for resources, support

To the Editor:Six weeks ago, administrators and teachers across Ohio received short notice of a temporary school closure. Here in Piqua, were given a ...

April 25th, 2020 |  



Some healthcare workers need financial help

To the Editor:This state of emergency has effected all of us, and none more than our healthcare workers. While many are tasked with taking care of pat...

April 22nd, 2020 |  


Reader agrees with columnist … most of the time

To the Editor:I always look forward to reading Tom Dunn’s columns in the Miami Valley Today newspaper. Have to say that I agree with his opinion...

April 20th, 2020 |  


Foundation thanked for help

To the Editor:The Milton Union Senior Citizens & Community Club would like to thank the Miami County Foundation for the generous grant to replace ...

April 19th, 2020 |  


Hope in these uncertain times

Hope in these uncertain times

The world stopped due to a dangerous disease and our lives have unwillingly come to a screeching halt. We long for all the things we naïvely took...

April 19th, 2020 |  


Gratefulness in an unknown time

Gratefulness in an unknown time

Doing the difficult thing is not a common human trait. In a world of no-fault, of a diminished sense of responsibility, of participation trophies, and...

April 19th, 2020 |  


Jim McGuire: Mushrooms and social distancing

Jim McGuire: Mushrooms and social distancing

During these times of social distancing, skulking the nearby woodlands in search of wily morels may be the perfect outdoor endeavor.Springtime mushroo...

April 17th, 2020 |  


Life’s greatest lesson

Life’s greatest lesson

During my first term on the Troy City Schools Board of Education, I was asked by one the elementary principals to be a reading tutor for the first gra...

April 14th, 2020 |