Angelkeep Journals: Calico finch brings memories of Mom

May screams planting of something whether it be vegetable or flowers. Planting veggies brings back fond memories...

A purr-fect idea: A bureaucratic diaspora

My reaction might not have been typical. I saw that photo of employees turning their backs on...

Keep the pumpkins away … for now

As I walked into a northeast Indiana grocery store last week, I was a little surprised to...

A question about public access and a lesson from Hancock Co.

A change in the status quo last week brought up an interesting question about public access. And...

Ohio State vs. Wisconsin: The Buckeyes first big test

We are just past the halfway point of the college football regular season, and we are starting...

Bluffton’s connection to two notorious names

Two rather notorious names in the news recently — Paul Manafort and Roger Stone — have a...

Winter delirium — The ‘ary’ zone

Cabin fever, pioneers called it. What’s winter worth? It’s a non-saleable commodity. Not even listed on Amazon....

Three days outdoors in the spectacular southwest

After so many gray weeks in Indiana earlier this season, I was looking forward more than normal...

Creative Arts Council dancers see ‘unfortunate’ end to year

There’s a group of athletes that shouldn’t be forgotten when we talk about students losing their practices,...

Sharp-shinned hawk?

Everyone seemed to agree that a Cooper’s hawk and a Sharp-shinned hawk, both found in Indiana, can...