Naughty, nice, and the mayor’s race

Naughty, nice, and the mayor’s race

Originally posted October 26, 2015It is fitting that each General Election comes so closely on the heels of Halloween, and these days the holiday actu...

October 31st, 2015 updated: October 31st, 2015. |  


It’s the teacher, not the book

It’s the teacher, not the book

It’s that time of year. No, not when thoughts turn to witches, pumpkins and leaves drifting to the ground. It’s World Series time.Yes, I&#...

October 30th, 2015 updated: October 31st, 2015. |  


I want more than staring at a screen

I want more than staring at a screen

“I wanna be free, / Like the bluebirds flying by me, / Like the waves out on the blue sea…”So sings The Monkees’ Davy Jones. I...

October 28th, 2015 updated: October 31st, 2015. |  


October is passage to best time of year

October is passage to best time of year

Fall is just the best time of year and I think that is due in large part to the involvement of all the senses. Of course, one could argue the same abo...

October 27th, 2015 |  


Naughty, nice, and the mayor’s race

Naughty, nice, and the mayor’s race

It is fitting that each General Election comes so closely on the heels of Halloween, and these days the holiday actually coincides with the election, ...

October 26th, 2015 |  


Our View: Return Britton, elect Milbery to school board

Voters in the Hillsboro City Schools district will be electing two members from among three candidates to the school board in the General Election. We...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Just adding to the lists

Just adding to the lists

Back in high school I spent most of my study halls hunched over a notebook; writing until my hand started to cramp; and glancing up at the clock, begg...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Our View: Hastings has earned another 4 years

When Drew Hastings announced he was running for mayor of Hillsboro four years ago, one frequent question was whether the stand-up comedian would take ...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Wisdom is wisdom no matter the source

Wisdom is wisdom no matter the source

One of my favorite movies is the 1986 “Ferris Bueller’s Day Off.”The film has stuck with me for a number of reasons, one of those be...

October 20th, 2015 |  


Our View: Marijuana – Vote no on Issue 3

Voters in Highland County and across Ohio are being asked this year to approve a constitutional amendment that would legalize the personal and medical...

October 19th, 2015 |