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Posted Apr 22, 2016 at 2:07 PM

I love fresh tomatoes. Not the hothouse type, nor the picked-too-early green ones that ripen later on a kitchen's sun-drenched window sill. I'm referring to the delicious, juicy, red-ripe tomatoes that are picked fresh right from the vine. Their flavor is exceptional. 

Posted Apr 16, 2016 at 4:01 PM

Like a horse and carriage, baseball and good food go together. I myself love well-prepared foods. Often, mouthwatering morsels of fine cuisine outshine my love for baseball. But let's face it,...

Posted Apr 9, 2016 at 12:14 PM

In the spring of 1775, Paul Revere made his famous ride across the Massachusetts countryside informing the colonists of an invasion. "The British are coming! The British are coming!" history has him...

Updated Apr 8, 2016 at 12:19 PM

"He's taking my votes."  Donald Trump, urging Gov. John Kasich to quit the presidential race. "If I get a look, I get a look. If not, I won't regret anything because I did my...

Updated Apr 4, 2016 at 12:13 PM

"I've been to enough of these conventions to know this could be unprecedented. We've never seen anything like this in my lifetime, and I'm not so sure we'll see it again."  Stark County Commissioner Janet Creighton, a...

Posted Mar 30, 2016 at 6:48 AM

This being the end of Women's History Month, we would be remiss if we didn't acknowledge the women who helped to make our nation into what it is today. Such women aren't always acknowledged because they don't always comport themselves in...

Posted Mar 27, 2016 at 3:37 PM

Johnny Manziel has the opportunity to turn his life around and get his career back on track. You can bet that Frank Weaver is rooting for him to do just that.

Posted Mar 20, 2016 at 8:18 AM

Growing up on a farm in southeastern Pennsylvania, we had a priest who gave wonderfully brief Sunday sermons; the kind any young lad could understand. He was clear, concise and kept to the point. Rarely did he ever stray from the subject. Then, to...

Posted Mar 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM

Disbelief is common in high school boys basketball at this time of year.

Posted Mar 13, 2016 at 8:00 AM

This week I cover Irish toasts.

Posted Mar 7, 2016 at 1:00 PM

St. Patrick's Day gives partygoers more opportunities to lift their glasses and toast than any day of the year.

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