It’s most definitely an issue

It’s most definitely an issue

It has been an issue just about ever since I can remember – my hands and feet sweat more than most people’s.Yes, I know, it seems like a r...

August 11th, 2017 updated: August 11th, 2017. |  


Things to do in Mockmuhl

Things to do in Mockmuhl

Lora and I have been trying to figure out where to go, if anywhere, on a vacation. My traditional top two choices are the universal destinations of al...

August 7th, 2017 updated: August 7th, 2017. |  


Why not build a skate park?

Why not build a skate park?

There has been talk recently about the city of Hillsboro placing a skateboard park on the old tennis courts at the city park on Railroad Street. IR...

August 4th, 2017 |  


Our community lifts people up, and we’re blessed by it

Our community lifts people up, and we’re blessed by it

It occurred to me in the course of The Times-Gazette’s first-hand coverage of numerous events over the past week how much our citizens are engag...

July 31st, 2017 updated: July 31st, 2017. |  


The GOP had three chances to repeal Obamacare, and whiffed every time

The GOP had three chances to repeal Obamacare, and whiffed every time

If it wasn’t so serious, it would be hilarious watching Republicans try to pass health care legislation – hilarious if you enjoy the kind ...

July 28th, 2017 |  


How Facebook killed the high school reunion

How Facebook killed the high school reunion

I have never attended a high school reunion — not because I don’t like reunions, but more because I didn’t particularly like high sc...

July 27th, 2017 |  


The firefighter quietly prayed

The firefighter quietly prayed

I remember the ride like it was yesterday.The Ohio River was muddy as we crossed at Cincinnati in our old Ford F-150. Our son, Greg, had recently grad...

July 25th, 2017 |  


What to do with the Colony space? Start thinking now, show up Wednesday

What to do with the Colony space? Start thinking now, show up Wednesday

What to do with the space that remains along North High Street in uptown Hillsboro between two buildings after the Colony Theatre was torn down will b...

July 24th, 2017 |  


It doesn’t seem so long ago

It doesn’t seem so long ago

Sometimes it seems like my high school days passed long ago, but other times it doesn’t seem that far in the past at all. I have had occasions t...

July 21st, 2017 |  


Dreams of Mendelssohn, Cash

Dreams of Mendelssohn, Cash

I like to periodically take stock of my dreams. They don’t come often, but when they do, I become aware Felix Mendelssohn and I have something i...

July 21st, 2017 |