Ending the government shutdown

The President must immediately reopen the government, so workers can get back on the job earning a paycheck and serving Ohioans.Right now, 6,569 Ohio...

Shutting down the shutdown

What if they shut down a government and no one noticed?To be fair, there are a couple things about that statement that don’t fit....

Pizza is a slice of heaven

Pizza is a big and tasty business in America; luscious and lip-smacking. In 2015, $38.5 billion worth of pizza was sold nationwide, according to...

Lori Borgman: Cars of future put backseat drivers out of work

The first thing engraved on my brain as a new driver was to keep my hands at the 10 and 2 positions on the...

Providing work to recovering addicts

When it comes to the opioids, the United States and nations around the world are well past the crisis point. Our jails are filled,...

I’ll take a pass on computer passwords

The computer revolution is nearing its end.I predict that in a few short years, the invention that has revolutionized the ways in which we...

Sears was the Amazon of its time

At the present, Sears is barely surviving in bankruptcy court, But, there was a day when Sears was the Amazon of its time. It...

J.R. Clarke welcomes community

Welcome to the first Calling Around Covington column of 2019. I have been penning this space in the newspaper for nearly five years now....

Stopping the madness at four-way stops

My grasp of the workings of a four-way stop are as follows: all four ways stop. On the face of it, this does not...

Protecting Ohioans’ healthcare

Last month, a Texas judge handed down a despicable decision that threatens the health coverage of 20 million people and undermines pre-existing condition protections...