A prompt answer to prayer

It was Wednesday evening with a forecast of snow starting in the night. I was wondering if I should make a quick trip to the store because I was compl...

February 9th, 2022 |  


Support Ohio’s newspapers vs. Big Tech

Support Ohio’s newspapers vs. Big Tech

Media outlets in America are boxing with the biggies. In this corner: Google and FaceBook (rebranded as Meta). In that corner: multiple newspapers. Sh...

January 27th, 2022 |  


Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

Protecting Ohioans from surprise medical bills

For years we have worked to protect Ohioans from out of control surprise medical bills, and thanks to the No Surprises Act, which went into effect on ...

January 26th, 2022 |  



A pristine lawn

Several months of the year, I strive to make my lawn pristine in its appearance. Well, I say I strive for that distinction but only to the extent it c...

January 26th, 2022 |  


Disappointment offset by good news

I had been traversing a time of various disappointing experiences in my life. My former roommate of many years now resides in a Memory Care unit. Anot...

January 19th, 2022 |  


Reducing prescription drug prices

Reducing prescription drug prices

This year, we are finally making progress in our efforts to bring down the cost of prescription drugs for Ohio seniors. We know that too many Ohioans ...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Expanding horizons

During these past two years, we, as a nation and even as a world, have lived on the edge of change. Industries that we perceived to be “forevers...

January 12th, 2022 |  


Quirks of the Wobble Room

When Mom and Dad were looking toward retirement, they went house shopping. Since they had worked in a live-in situation for 24 years, they had no real...

January 4th, 2022 updated: January 5th, 2022. |  


Happy new year

Here we are at the end of another year! As we think back from day to day, we evaluate each as a good day, a bad day or somewhere in between depending ...

December 30th, 2021 |  


Fear not, God is with us

Several years ago, the theme of the annual conference of our church was, “Be not afraid … God is with us.” If the speaker on the pla...

December 22nd, 2021 |