When some things come to an end it is not life threatening nor earth-shattering.
A few observations after a 24-hour visit to what I consider the best big Midwest City: Chicago.
You know the childhood admonition, “Nobody likes a tattle-tale”?
OK, I screwed up. I got my bits and bytes turned around. I was alerted to this my our middle son — our resident geek, as I refer to him from time to time (he’s in the I.T. business). He wondered if I had had my...
Apparently this is a thing now: facial hair transplants.
Every year since 1957, Ohio’s Hickley County Reservation is inundated with buzzard watchers. People make it a vacation to stand in the cold, rain, sleet, mud, or occasionally sunshine on March 15 to witness the return...
Friday marks the first day of spring, and the weather these past few days has helped to remind us that warmer temperatures are hopefully here to stay.
The high temperature today in Bluffton is supposed to be 72 degrees. That’s cool — not in the sense of hot and cold, but in the sense of societal analysis.
The mayor’s annual “State of the City” address attracts one of the largest crowds to the chamber’s quarterly luncheons. For good reasons, not the least of which because Ted Ellis usually makes them...
Happy Friday the 13th!
The law of averages suggests this is the week for Angelkeep crocus.
The Wells County Prom Dress Exchange has completed its sixth year and we are grateful for the community support.
It’s that time again.
In what is perhaps the best news to come out of Washington D.C. since Ronald Reagan was elected, the nation’s capital has enacted a law which makes personal use of marijuana legal.
The Lewin Group released a new report in February entitled “Changing The Trajectory of Alzheimer’s Disease” in which they project the next 35 years of the cost of Alzheimer’s in both numbers affected and cost of...
I see that the state funding per student will be reduced for many schools including Bluffton-Harrison.
And the walls came a-tumblin’ down.
We were up shortly after dawn, anticipating what would be the most adrenaline-filled morning of our eight-day trip to the Dominican Republic and Haiti — a day of climbing through waterfalls and sliding down chutes...
Ah, yes. The opening to the old (very old) “Ben Casey” TV show featured the symbols for man, woman, birth, death, and infinity.
Mark Twain once said something to effect of, “Everyone complains about the weather but nobody does anything about it.”