Superintendent: we are taking it day-by-day

Superintendent: we are taking it day-by-day

Hello Fairborn families! Each Friday during our time off, I will be writing to update our families and to provide updates and information as it become...

March 26th, 2020 |  


Reaching out while we’re apart

Reaching out while we’re apart

During these tough times, we all have to think of new ways to deal with this new world we are in.I’ve been with Mike for a couple of his daily p...

March 21st, 2020 |  


I Came, I saw, iPad

I Came, I saw, iPad

As promised, or, as some like to say, warned, this is the second installment about my buying a new iPad. Writing two columns about buying a piece of t...

March 20th, 2020 |  



Lessons from a shopping cart

Lessons from a shopping cart

The next time you shop at Aldi, you might get something unexpected: Positive human interaction with strangers.If you haven’t shopped at the groc...

March 13th, 2020 |  


Kathleen Parker:

Kathleen Parker:

WASHINGTON — Except for wrapping duct tape around my head, I’m trying not to get hysterical over the coronavirus.I know, it’s not fu...

March 13th, 2020 |  


Spying hepaticas by happenstance

Spying hepaticas by happenstance

I didn’t set out to admire wildflowers. I’d gone to the farm-and-feed store to purchase S-hooks and other items needed for a bird-feeder b...

March 11th, 2020 |  


Deer urine on aisle five

Deer urine on aisle five

It appears our lives revolve around four things. Eating, shopping, working and sleeping.In recent years I began noticing that when we begin planning a...

March 11th, 2020 |  


It’s vital to protect Lake Erie

It’s vital to protect Lake Erie

We all know how vital Lake Erie is to Ohio. From tourism in Geneva-on-the-Lake and Put-in-Bay, to fishing at Marblehead, to vacations and family reuni...

March 10th, 2020 |  


Fighting maternal and infant mortality

Fighting maternal and infant mortality

We know we have a serious problem with infant mortality and maternal mortality in Ohio and around the country – and that we see huge disparities...

March 8th, 2020 |  


Have mercy on yourself

Have mercy on yourself

Recently, I was reminded that just because you can do something doesn’t mean you should. This came to mind as I was listening to some young adul...

March 5th, 2020 |