Signs of hope

Signs of hope

Call me a contrarian. Or even a Pollyanna. But when everyone around me is filled with gloom and despair, seeing dire portents in every political headl...

February 22nd, 2018 |  


Be prepared for the midterm elections

Be prepared for the midterm elections

Congressional incumbents are hoping that people are so caught up in either defending or hating Donald Trump that voters will forget there are midterm ...

February 14th, 2018 |  


F.I.S.H. happenings

F.I.S.H. happenings

We at Northmont F.I.S.H. welcome another year. The past year was very busy, we helped families in our community with food, gift cards, clothing and Ch...

January 24th, 2018 updated: January 24th, 2018. |  



Taking stock as we begin a new year

Taking stock as we begin a new year

This may seem odd, but as I look ahead to a year we all know will be momentous, you want to know what I feel most strongly? Gratitude.I’ll tell ...

January 12th, 2018 |  


Of erratic behavior and stable genius

Of erratic behavior and stable genius

When the leader of the free world refers to himself as a “very stable genius,” maybe it’s time to worry. While Americans sit idly by...

January 8th, 2018 |  


Celebrate the birth of Jesus this Christmas

Celebrate the birth of Jesus this Christmas

To the Editor:Two thousand years ago a baby named Jesus was born. His birth we are presently celebrating. He was a real baby and yet His birth is reco...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Booze, guns, and big pharma

Booze, guns, and big pharma

This week a new medical marijuana cultivation facility broke ground for construction in Yellow Springs. Suddenly, everyone is concerned about people u...

December 18th, 2017 |  


This is not your father’s school

This is not your father’s school

Remember, “This is not your Father’s Buick?” Educators, in collaboration with community leaders areletting the public know, “T...

December 9th, 2017 updated: December 13th, 2017. |  


Get your furnace inspected by a pro

Get your furnace inspected by a pro

This time of year is when many homeowners have their furnaces checked and/or replaced by a heating professional. Before you know it, temperatures will...

October 11th, 2017 |  


Election reform is about more than fraud

Election reform is about more than fraud

A dozen years ago, the preface to a report on federal election reform began with these words: “Polls indicate that many Americans lack confidenc...

October 6th, 2017 |