You name it, someone will sell it

You name it, someone will sell it

You name it and somebody probably is trying to sell it right now by running an advertisement in a local daily or weekly newspaper.If you don’t b...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Remembering Aaron Coy

BEAVERCREEK - Born in Greene County in 1846, he continued to live on the farm where he was born. The farm which consisted of 163 acres was located on ...

September 11th, 2015 |  


Struggling to care for seniors at home

Struggling to care for seniors at home

A recent article in The Atlantic discussed the question of the difficulty of finding adequate care for America’s senior citizens as more of them...

September 10th, 2015 |  



Creating a constituency for the news

Creating a constituency for the news

In the wake of runaway media consolidation, it’s getting harder to stay informed about your own community.There’s a crisis in journalism. ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Pensions powered by climate change

Pensions powered by climate change

Fossil fuel executives have gained financial security while leaving everyone else behind.If I had $17 million in savings, I’d take advantage of ...

September 9th, 2015 |  


Still waiting on truth regarding inquiry

OK, so now it is finally over and I have watched all of the approximately 19 hours of the televised inquiry, I will now share my thoughts and observat...

September 9th, 2015 |  


When unions and civil rights activists worked together

When unions and civil rights activists worked together

Campaigners for racial justice and worker rights have often stood shoulder to shoulder.Rick Smith hosts a daily radio talk show based in Carlisle, Pen...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Greening America’s energy workforce

Greening America’s energy workforce

The solar and wind industries are generating new jobs as fossil fuel companies fire thousands of workers.Oil permeates the whole economy. Even if you ...

September 8th, 2015 |  


Part 2: A look at the prostate numbers

Part 2: A look at the prostate numbers

It seems tome that one of the most dreaded words in our language is “cancer” - particularly when a physicians says, “I’m sorry...

September 8th, 2015 |  


How not to give employees a raise

How not to give employees a raise

One former executive says he wants to hike worker pay — but only if he gets a tax break first.Some days, I get an irresistible compulsion to tea...

September 5th, 2015 |