Celebrating family this summer

Celebrating family this summer

I enjoy Father’s Day very much. It’s always a day when family - sometimes many, sometimes just a few - gather to grill out, play games, an...

June 13th, 2018 |  


The science behind our social circles

The science behind our social circles

Sarah Rose Cavanagh, Ph.D., is an associate professor at Assumption College. She published an article in Psychology Today about “social capital....

June 6th, 2018 |  


Reasons to celebrate in June

Reasons to celebrate in June

June is a month for celebration. There are graduations, weddings, and summer kick-off parties in June. Throw in Father’s Day and we have a full ...

May 30th, 2018 |  



Royal weddings provide fairy tale viewing

Royal weddings provide fairy tale viewing

It was the wedding of the decade, perhaps the century. Women all over America waited excitedly to hear about the ceremony, the groom, and most of all,...

May 22nd, 2018 |  


Customer service works, but not quickly

Customer service works, but not quickly

Recently, I’ve been having some trouble with a customer service issue. The cable line to our guesthouse was accidentally severed last year. It&#...

May 16th, 2018 |  


Things that go bump in the night

Things that go bump in the night

Matt and I live in a home that is over 200 years old. It is rich with history and we feel blessed to take care of it. It comes with a long legacy of f...

May 9th, 2018 |  


Common phobia a real pain

Common phobia a real pain

Before I get started down the particular path I’ve chosen for this column, let me say right up front that I admire and respect dentists and the ...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


O’Brien is problem solver, clear thinker

To the Editor:On May 8, voters in Miami County and parts of southern Darke County, will be voting in the election to select a new state representative...

May 2nd, 2018 |  


Fellow commissioner supports O’Brien for state rep

To the Editor:I am writing in support of John “Bud” O’Brien for Ohio House of Representatives in the 80th House District. Having ser...

May 1st, 2018 |  


Lovett has passion for people

This letter is to bring information to other Miami County residents regarding Ohio House candidate George Lovett. His law firm had been a B2B partner/...

April 26th, 2018 |