How do we stop the dying?

How do we stop the dying?

Fables, proverbs and stories … we can sometimes learn difficult lessons from sad tales. Here is such a tale.“Two men were enjoying a calm,...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Act of courage, commitment and intellect

I am writing in response to a column published on the Wilmington News Journal website by Gary Abernathy on Jan. 11.In this column, which takes aim at ...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Hollywood and politics

Mr. Abernathy (in the Jan. 12 News Journal column) gave us an interesting perspective on Hollywood, asserting that “there is only one political ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Doing more for our elders

Doing more for our elders

In the Ohio House, as we undertake a new General Assembly, one of our main goals will be to strike a delicate balance between limited government inter...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Winter weather’s a roller coaster

Winter weather’s a roller coaster

Let’s see, I think the saying goes like this, “Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift compl...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Actors have the same rights

I am someone who has been in the Theatre profession all my life (including growing up with an actor and director as a father and married to an actor, ...

January 13th, 2017 |  


Delivering results in 2016

Delivering results in 2016

Ohioans are tired of Washington gridlock and want to see things getting done that will help them and their families. That’s how I feel. We don&#...

January 12th, 2017 |  


Resolutions, plumbing and lying

Resolutions, plumbing and lying

I wonder … how many New Year’s Resolutions have you already thrown to the wind? By this time – the second or third week in January e...

January 12th, 2017 |  


What fruit should we be bearing?

I discovered a precarious situation in my medicine cabinet this morning.There were two roll-on bottles in there. One was a bottle of antiperspirant, a...

January 12th, 2017 |  


When actors are left unscripted

When actors are left unscripted

One wonders, at what point during Acting College are pupils taught that part of their job is to share their political opinions with the world?Sadly, m...

January 11th, 2017 |