Our View: Hillsboro deserves a chance for harmony

For the third election in a row, a strong majority of Hillsboro voters sent a message that they support Mayor Drew Hastings and his vision for the cit...

November 4th, 2015 |  


Kitchen memories and ‘important stuff’

Kitchen memories and ‘important stuff’

I can’t count how many of my memories are dusted in flour or sprinkled with spices.Food is an important part of life – and not just as fue...

November 4th, 2015 |  


OUR VIEW – Vote: This is an important election year

Elections like the one we are having this year are often referred to as “off-year” elections because there are no statewide or federal can...

November 2nd, 2015 |  



Thank goodness, it’s only Frankenstein

Thank goodness, it’s only Frankenstein

A few days ago when my sister, Ann, convinced me that I had to play a role among all the other spooky characters on hand at The Times-Gazette’s ...

November 2nd, 2015 updated: November 2nd, 2015. |  


Highland County GOP officials urge ‘no’ vote on Issue 3

In a brief statement issued Sunday, Highland County Coroner Jeff Beery said that Highland County Republican officials urge a “no” vote on ...

November 2nd, 2015 |  


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 |