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STRESSED OUT, STRESS FREE | 07-19-2019

If you live in Detroit, Cleveland or Newark, odds are good the stress level in your world is pretty high. Conversely, if you reside in Fremont, California or Bismarck, North Dakota, life is likely a much smoother ride. Those conclusions are according...

Speaking of Wasting Time | 05-10-2019

The Arizona House isn’t the only legislative body with its collective head up...in the clouds. As Cleveland.com reports , a pair of lawmakers in the Ohio House have introduced legislation to adopt an official Buckeye State cookie. The measure has...

Sick Burn, Dude | 08-17-2018

There is no love lost between Ohio Gov. John Kasich and the man who bested him to win the 2016 GOP presidential nomination, Donald Trump. The latest ruffle came after Kasich used an appearance on NBC’s “Meet the Press” to argue that...

Not Mentioning Any Names | 02-10-2017

Ohio Gov. John Kasich may or may not make another run at the White House, but he is certainly setting himself up as the antidote for that building’s current inhabitant. As the Washington Post reports , Kasich has a new book coming out – titled...

If It’s Tuesday We Must Be In Ohio | 09-09-2016

Speaking of chaotic, this nugget from the ongoing carnival act known as the 2016 presidential campaigns. As the Columbus Dispatch reports , Green Party candidate Jill Stein recently flew into Cincinnati to speak at a campaign rally for her longshot candidacy...

I’ll Have the Bourbon Float, Please | 05-20-2016

Ice cream lovers in Ohio may soon have a new option when they trundle into their local ice cream parlor – booze-infused ice cream. As the Cleveland Plain Dealer reports , making hooch-laden ice cream is already legal in the Buckeye State. So is...

And the Oscar Goes To | 04-01-2016

The folks at Mohawk High School in Sycamore, Ohio were recently very happy to welcome state Sen. Izaha Akins to talk to students about the joys of being in government. The school had been expecting Sen. David Burke, but went along when Akins told them...

A No Khaki Zone | 12-04-2015

The longstanding football rivalry between Ohio State and Michigan took on a new wrinkle this year. Or is that a pleat? As reported by Sports Illustrated , Ohio Gov. John Kasich issued a resolution last week before the big game that included not only his...

Going For the Slam | 10-30-2015

Ohio Governor and aspiring GOP presidential nominee John Kasich said last week it is no more Mr. Nice Guy for him. Kasich was referring to his presidential campaign and how he plans to go on the offensive against some of his fellow candidates. But Kasich...