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Opinion

Remember to stress safety to your teen

Editorials

Driving safely and without distractions is something for which we all ALL should strive. Last week was Teen Driver Safety Week, and served as a good reminder that our youngest drivers still have a lot of learning to do behind the wheel. Something that parents should be discussing with their ...

Looking for yet another reason to get the vaccine?

Editorials

Looking for yet another reason to get the COVID-19 vaccine? A Cleveland Clinic patient recently was told his life-saving kidney transplant would have to be delayed because the donor is unvaccinated. According to a report by another media outlet, the Ohio man is in debilitating pain because of ...

Referees need a law to keep safe

Editorials

Ohio lawmakers are still working on pending legislation in the General Assembly that would make assaulting an Ohio referee a crime punishable by fine or community service hours. To be clear, assaulting a human being is already a crime in Ohio. But perhaps that’s problem. Too many choose not ...

Aisha’s Law must be heard in Columbus

Editorials

In light of the investigation into the death of Gabby Petito, who died from strangulation, there has been a push once more in Ohio for Aisha’s Law. Named after Aisha Mason, an Ohio teacher who was murdered by her ex-husband, the House Bill would make strangulation a felony in the Buckeye ...

Global energy crisis could leave Americans in the lurch

Columns

Lately, Americans have been watching the news with concern. That’s because tight global supply chains are causing shortages for many everyday products. And at the same time, energy prices are rising dramatically, with supply failing to meet the demands of economies reemerging from the COVID ...

Praising Ohio State for securing research funds

Editorials

Federal dollars are the lifeblood of academic research institutions, and when it comes to the field of medicine, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services uses its National Institutes of Health to send grants and other funding to institutions of higher learning where great discoveries ...