Patience is a virtue, but it’s not easy

Patience is a virtue, but it’s not easy

I’d like to think that, at least for most of my adult life, I’ve been a pretty patient person. I don’t make impulsive or rash decisi...

November 9th, 2017 |  


True scandal in Puerto Rican recovery effort is federal dereliction

True scandal in Puerto Rican recovery effort is federal dereliction

The scandals around in Puerto Rico’s agonies are far greater than the bizarre contract to pay Whitefish Energy, a tiny Montana company from US I...

November 9th, 2017 |  


Anti-Trump Republicans have three options

Anti-Trump Republicans have three options

The most stinging critiques of Donald Trump’s presidency in the last few weeks have come not from Democrats, but from Republican members of the ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


That tricky memory of mine

That tricky memory of mine

It seems to me that my memory sometimes is a tricky thing. By that I mean that some incident or experience long buried in my box of memories suddenly ...

November 7th, 2017 |  


Don’t let Russian trolls stir racial chaos here

Don’t let Russian trolls stir racial chaos here

As if we Americans were not doing a good enough job of hating each other on our own, recent news reports tell us Russian trolls are using social media...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Gangster’s ghost haunts local haunt?

Gangster’s ghost haunts local haunt?

Just when I thought I knew everything about the Miami Valley area, well, it’s true, you do learn something every day.Case is point. I’m su...

November 5th, 2017 |  


Remembering Ralph Kendig

BEAVERCREEK —Ralph Kendig owned and operated a farm in Beavercreek for many years. His farm was located about eight miles northwest of Xenia, ne...

November 3rd, 2017 |  


Clearing up annexation misconceptions

Clearing up annexation misconceptions

Much has been said about Central State University’s requested annexation into the City of Xenia. Unfortunately, a good deal of the commentary pr...

November 2nd, 2017 |  


Sexual assault is a societal problem

Sexual assault is a societal problem

The continued exposure of alleged sexual assault and mistreatment of women within the entertainment industry have shaken some pillars of the Hollywood...

November 1st, 2017 |  


Letter to the editor

Colin Morrow for councilEditor:I’ve known Colin Morrow and his family since 2001. Over the years he has asked me how the City of Fairborn engage...

November 1st, 2017 |