December 31, 2008 RSS feed / Opinion

Minimum Wage Increase New Year's Gift For Ohio Workers

Inflation may be declining, but it is hardly dead. The continuing upward climb in the cost of living challenges everyone. More...

Top-Secret Bailout: Banks Should Spell Out How They're Spending Taxpayer Money

Banks that lined up for a hunk of the government bailout aren't disclosing how the money is being spent. This lack of transparency is a glaring flaw of the $700 billion bailout of the financial sector. More...

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Peace And Good Will: The Hope For 2009 Can Be Found In The Spirit Of Generosity In The American Character

In the Christmas story of the Bible, angels appear to poor shepherds and proclaim the news of the birth of Jesus, saying, "Peace on Earth, good will to men!" That was good- and unexpected- news. More...

Golden Notes Of Archbold's Memorable Past

Ten Years Ago Wednesday, Dec. 30, 1998 One of Archbold's biggest news stories in 1998 happened early in the year when Joe Duff, village administrator since December 1994, announced he was leaving the post to take a similar job in Gaylord, Mich. More...