Union City News: It’s fall in Union City!

Union City News: It’s fall in Union City!

In or about 1925, a family tradition began with C.C. Carpenter and his wife, Bess. They built a barn on the family farm and then their home; by 1925 t...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Could new marriage laws be a step toward civil unions?

Could new marriage laws be a step toward civil unions?

Since the Supreme Court overturned Ohio’s voter approved ban on same-sex marriage, the rights of clergy members to refuse marriage on religious ...

October 22nd, 2015 |  


Thanks for supporting Community Unity

Editor:Back in February of this year, Community Unity launched the “Have A Heart… Do Your Part” special fundraising effort. For thos...

October 21st, 2015 |  



Only the keepers

Only the keepers

There were no new homes in the neighborhood when I was growing up. All of the homes had a history. Most began long before each family came to reside. ...

October 21st, 2015 updated: October 21st, 2015. |  


Back Around the House II: De-cluttering

Back Around the House II: De-cluttering

Years ago, when our eight children were small, cleaning the house was not a real problem. It was a constant work in progress.I don’t believe the...

October 21st, 2015 |  


St. Mary’s News: Scary time of the year

St. Mary’s News: Scary time of the year

There comes a time in everyone’s life when one pauses and asks that all important question, “Really? What was I thinking!” My moment...

October 21st, 2015 |  


Kaneki Ken and Company

Kaneki Ken and Company

My daughter Abby is passionate about reading, writing, drawing, singing, friendships, and “anime,” the Japanese style of television and fi...

October 20th, 2015 |  


New Madison News: Library has much to offer

New Madison News: Library has much to offer

Let’s hope for a clear fall sky on Oct. 22 as Boonshoft comes to the New Madison Public Library for stargazing. The program is one of the most p...

October 19th, 2015 |  


Arcanum News: Trick-or-Treat

Arcanum News: Trick-or-Treat

Trick-or-treating—going from house to house in search of candy and other goodies—has been a popular Halloween tradition in the United Stat...

October 19th, 2015 |  


The Focus: Good grace vibrations

The Focus: Good grace vibrations

I think you’ll agree with me about this … there are too many churches today that are experts at putting GUILT on people. I heard one man s...

October 17th, 2015 |