Booze, guns, and big pharma

Booze, guns, and big pharma

This week a new medical marijuana cultivation facility broke ground for construction in Yellow Springs. Suddenly, everyone is concerned about people u...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

Behold, the Christmas Grinch cometh

I never have to look at the calendar to know when the Christmas holiday season is approaching. As soon as I lay down my fork on Thanksgiving Day, the ...

December 21st, 2017 |  


Don’t miss Christmas

Don’t miss Christmas

“It’s the most wonderful time of the year!” During the weeks that lead up to Christmas, doesn’t it seem to you like people are...

December 21st, 2017 |  


It takes a village to raise a child

It takes a village to raise a child

Community involvement in schools is critical.National research shows that the more parents and local residents actively participate in events, initiat...

December 19th, 2017 |  


What is ‘public’ and what is ‘private?’

What is ‘public’ and what is ‘private?’

What is a “private matter” and what is “public record?”In the last week The Madison Press has published several news articles ...

December 19th, 2017 |  


Healthy chocolate for Christmas

Healthy chocolate for Christmas

How can it be that Christmas is actually just around the corner? It just seems unreal that Thanksgiving has already passed and Christmas preparations ...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Eggnog safe to drink if pasteurized or cooked

Eggnog safe to drink if pasteurized or cooked

I really love to drink eggnog this time of year. But as I learn more about raw eggs and their link to Salmonella, I’m worried. Is it safe to dri...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Celebrate with different foods

Celebrate with different foods

Most of us love the holiday season, whether our own holiday is Christmas, Hannukah, Kwaanza or some combination we have adopted over time. Even if you...

December 15th, 2017 |  


A sequel worth seeing

Hopefully it will not turn into Ghostbusters II.In the history of the cinema, many a classic movie has been diminished by the releasing of a less-than...

December 15th, 2017 |  


Getting our veterans the healthcare they deserve

Getting our veterans the healthcare they deserve

There’s no place for partisanship when it comes to caring for the women and men who serve this country, and the families who sacrifice alongside...

December 15th, 2017 |