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Jill Biden’s Chicken Parmesan

Jill Biden’s Chicken Parmesan

Over the years I have collected and used many recipes from First Ladies. Ronald Reagan’s Favorite Macaroni and Cheese is one of our favorite com...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Mother’s Banana Pudding

Mother’s Banana Pudding

January is over. I’ve put away all my Christmas decorations, reorganized my recipes, and now I’m ready to finish up my little cookbook tha...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Super Bowl olive cheese bread

Super Bowl olive cheese bread

I love olives and have since I was a little girl.I also love cheese. And bread. So I was really drawn to a recipe I saw recently for Olive Cheese Brea...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Cherry Almond Bars for Presidents’ Day, Valentine’s Day

Cherry Almond Bars for Presidents’ Day, Valentine’s Day

It was a tough week to decide what food to write about.There were so many choices — Lincoln’s birthday, Presidents’ Day weekend, Mar...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Pie crust: Technique is important

Pie crust: Technique is important

I do not come from a family of pie makers. My mother made beautiful cakes — county fair prize-winning cakes. But no pies, except for the occasio...

March 26th, 2021 |  


Chocolate microwave desserts for kids to make

Chocolate microwave desserts for kids to make

I really miss cooking with kids. It’s fun for me, and exciting to see how special kids feel when they can make things themselves.So I was very e...

March 26th, 2021 |  


SPORTS


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WSU women’s coach leaving for Memphis
COVID no opponent for OHSAA staff and officials

COVID no opponent for OHSAA staff and officials

The Ohio High School Athletic Association and its myriad districts have always put on great tournaments.Whether it’s soccer, tennis, wrestling, ...

March 23rd, 2021 |  


Time to hand out basketball hardware

Time to hand out basketball hardware

XENIA — To somewhat quote a famous Grateful Dead song, “What a long, strange winter it’s been.”We’ve had cancellations, ...

March 18th, 2021 |  


Legacy claims first team state wrestling title

Legacy claims first team state wrestling title

XENIA — When Tim Begley signed on to coach the Legacy Christian Academy wrestling team three years ago he said had never even heard of the schoo...

March 15th, 2021 |  


Late rally not enough for Cedarville boys

VANDALIA — Cedarville almost did it again.After rallying from double-digit deficits in its previous two Division-IV boys basketball tournament g...

March 12th, 2021 |  


Carroll just short in bid for state finals

Carroll just short in bid for state finals

DAYTON — After losing the opportunity to play in the Division II state semis last season due to COVID, Carroll wanted another shot with last yea...

March 12th, 2021 |  


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LIFE


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Cat of the week: Cruiser

WSU offers new business management certifications

FAIRBORN — The Wright State Raj Soin College of Business is offering certificates in both management and human resources management for current ...

February 9th, 2021 |  


Free rides for Greene CATS 20th

XENIA — Greene CATS Public Transit is celebrating its milestone 20th year of service on Jan. 8 with free rides on its Flex Route.Family & Yo...

January 5th, 2021 |  


Dog of the week: Ike

Dog of the week: Ike

XENIA — Greene County Animal Care & Control (GCAC) at 641 Dayton-Xenia Road in Xenia is back to full services with a few changes. The shelte...

November 30th, 2020 |  


Preliminary Work Set To Begin For S.R. 235 Bridge Repair

XENIA — In advance of a dual bridge rehabilitation project, preliminary operations will get under way next week on State Route 235 in Greene Cou...

November 30th, 2020 |  


Dog of the week: Charming

Dog of the week: Charming

XENIA — Greene County Animal Care & Control (GCAC) at 641 Dayton-Xenia Road in Xenia is back to full services with a few changes. The shelte...

November 12th, 2020 |  


OPINION


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Legacy of slavery
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Our new gods
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Slavery, part I
Things to do in isolation

Things to do in isolation

Well, this. Write. Writing is something a person can do while isolating themselves from infectious people. Isolating myself from sick people didn̵...

February 1st, 2021 |  


So many things I missed due to COVID

So many things I missed due to COVID

There’s no doubt that 2020 has been a year that we all want to forget but one that will be talked about forever.Life has not been the same the l...

December 25th, 2020 updated: December 26th, 2020. |  


Lots to buzz about at CSU

Lots to buzz about at CSU

I recently had a chance to check out some sweet research going on at Central State University … and attempt to conquer one of my fears at the sa...

November 23rd, 2020 |  


History of West Main Street, Xenia

History of West Main Street, Xenia

Those who travel on a regular basis or even from time to time on the highway between Xenia and Dayton (U. S. 35/Main Street) might be surprised to kno...

November 12th, 2020 |  


Heal? Nope, improve

Heal? Nope, improve

Now that former VP Joe Biden has (unofficially) won the election, there are a lot of cries about healing America.I believe they are using the wrong te...

November 12th, 2020 |  


Evolution of a holiday

Evolution of a holiday

It seems to me that the upcoming holiday on Nov. 11, Veterans Day, (not Veteran’s Day as some may think) has an interesting past.It started out ...

November 10th, 2020 |  


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