What will Big Pharma, the criminal behind the opioid epidemic, pay for?

What will Big Pharma, the criminal behind the opioid epidemic, pay for?

I was thinking about the idea Portland is taking on to establish a safe injection site for its addicts. Imagine a building in which addicts could go t...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


A road map to a better quality of life

A road map to a better quality of life

The 132nd General Assembly is off to a good start, but we still have most of this legislative session ahead of us. With that in mind, the Ohio House R...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Monsters are real…..

As a parent and now as a grandparent I have spent quite a lot of time over the years convincing first my children and now my grandchildren that monste...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Telephone scams: How to avoid falling prey

You answer a telephone call. A marketer says her company can get you out of debt, save you from a problem detected with your Windows computer or exten...

March 15th, 2017 |  


For assistance in healing, dial the angel helpline

For assistance in healing, dial the angel helpline

With spring right around the corner, the virus that I heard rumors about all winter showed up to visit. Somehow I was able to gather that it wanted an...

March 14th, 2017 |  


BCI brings science to Ohio’s elementary schools

BCI brings science to Ohio’s elementary schools

Through the BCI (Bureau of Criminal Investigation) Science School, fourth graders across Ohio are learning some of the behind-the-scenes skills used t...

March 13th, 2017 |  


Promoting safety and innovation with Ohio’s transportation budget

Promoting safety and innovation with Ohio’s transportation budget

Last week, the Ohio House passed the first biennial budget bill, the state transportation budget. House Bill 26, sponsored by Representative Rob McCol...

March 9th, 2017 |  


Keeping up with keeping up

Keeping up with keeping up

I’m well into my run. Everything feels okay, I’m tired, but my thoughts instigate. “You should be running faster. Don’t stop. ...

March 8th, 2017 |  


The management of invasive species: Natural and artificial

The management of invasive species: Natural and artificial

Taking a walk on a long trail beside the Little Miami River last week I noticed the early wild flowers were beginning to pop up.It was October when my...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Ohio tackles opioid epidemic

Opioid abuse in Ohio is bad and getting worse. Increases in the number of foster-care children in agency custody, the number of poisonings and overdos...

March 6th, 2017 |