March Madness moment was shamrock green

March Madness moment was shamrock green

There are certain months that, despite the individuality of each day, have come to represent one thing to many. For children, December is mostly the a...

April 1st, 2022 |  


Hope, peace needed in Ukraine

Hope, peace needed in Ukraine

A couple nights ago, in the beautiful, blue-lit sanctuary of the Wilmington United Methodist Church, heartwarming songs were separated by moving readi...

March 31st, 2022 |  


Perils of unreliable communication

Perils of unreliable communication

I can’t explain why, but I think our mobile phone provider wants my wife and me to fight.I received a text message from her the other day that d...

March 30th, 2022 |  



Hot rocks: A geothermal future?

Hot rocks: A geothermal future?

About a year ago my wife and I took a great leap forward into the future. With the help of Hillsboro’s Shafer Heating and Cooling, we decided to...

March 29th, 2022 |  


OHSAA makes the right call

OHSAA makes the right call

Glancing through news releases last week I came across an email from the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Such news releases do not often have m...

March 28th, 2022 |  


Every dog seems to have a home

Every dog seems to have a home

“What a sweet dog!” I said, in Spanish.“She is a sweet dog,” the man walking her answered, in English. He had an Irish accent ...

March 28th, 2022 |  


OHSAA makes the right call

OHSAA makes the right call

Glancing through news releases last week I came across at email from the Ohio High School Athletic Association. Such news releases do not often have m...

March 25th, 2022 |  


The mysteries of obesity

The mysteries of obesity

It’s time to review the five conundrums. It’s been awhile. The mysteries of obesity can be organized into my five conundrums. I don’...

March 24th, 2022 |  


Clutter at work and at home

Clutter at work and at home

While working as a quality inspector for Mid-American Cleaning Contractors, I make my way through a wide swath of workspaces, both workers’ cubi...

March 23rd, 2022 |  


A T-shirt unlike any other

A T-shirt unlike any other

My landlord, Jorge, is a patron of the arts.When I imagine a patron of the arts, I imagine some fabulously wealthy person in the past, supporting the ...

March 21st, 2022 |