Mariann Main: Another worry in a stressful job

Mariann Main: Another worry in a stressful job

The long and perilous road to becoming a licensed professional counselor has been a questionable decision for many clinicians when the unexpected stre...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Kay E. Conklin: I miss eating at The Brown Jug

Kay E. Conklin: I miss eating at The Brown Jug

During the 30 years I was working in downtown Delaware, I ate a lot of lunches at The Brown Jug Restaurant (aka “The Jug”).This was during...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

Try strawberry soup for an easy supper

I love being a mother. There’s nothing in the entire world I’d rather do than be a wife to my beloved husband, Daniel, and be called mothe...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Mariann Main: What Trump didn’t discuss last week

Mariann Main: What Trump didn’t discuss last week

Republican presidential candidate Donald J. Trump accepted the party’s nomination during a 75-minute speech on the evening of July 21. His long-...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Tom Burns: Vacationing in the Milky Way

Tom Burns: Vacationing in the Milky Way

It’s the summer vacation season, and many of you will be taking a week or three to get out of town. It is the season of journeys, large and smal...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Nicole Fowles: Observances abound in July

Nicole Fowles: Observances abound in July

July is a month known for many celebrations. On the Fourth, the decorations come out, we start the grill, grab the condiments and make the perfect hot...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


On religion: We all must make a choice

On religion: We all must make a choice

This week the Buckeye state hosted the GOP convention, moving us ever closer to the fall general election. Most of us will avoid political conversatio...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Rob Leeds: Plant sale this weekend at fairgrounds

Rob Leeds: Plant sale this weekend at fairgrounds

Come on out to the Delaware County Fairgrounds for our annual master gardener plant sale this weekend, July 23 and 24. You will get some great prices ...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Brad Ross: Is the water safe for swimming?

Brad Ross: Is the water safe for swimming?

It’s hot this week … over 90 degrees and high humidity. Don’t you just love summer in Ohio?We have an abundance of lakes in Delawar...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Kay E. Conklin: Memories of the Strand Theatre

Kay E. Conklin: Memories of the Strand Theatre

On the day before school started in the fall of 1944, my dad and mom moved all my siblings and me to Delaware. There were eight of us inside our two-s...

July 20th, 2016 |