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Nov 30, 2016 12:00 AM

On Marketing: Brain science and effective websites

Website building can be done from a variety of useful angles.We should set and enforce our expectations of a website. We should explore the common traits that all effective websites have before turning to the content of the website and why it is more important than ever.

By Josh Gordon
Nov 30, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Tweaking the electoral college suggestion

LetterTweaking the electoral college?The debate has started again as to whether the U.S. Constitution should be amended in order to change the presidential election process.

Nov 30, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: How about one last presidential poll before the holidays?

Columbus -- How about one last poll to close out this election season?I know you're sick and tired of them, and most of them this year were wrong, but Quinnipiac University's Polling Institute was pretty close with its Ohio results.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Our View: Unifying the country this Thanksgiving critical, and possible
Nov 23, 2016 10:58 AM

Our View: Unifying the country this Thanksgiving critical, and possible

In the midst of the American Civil War, President Abraham Lincoln proclaimed a national Day of Thanksgiving, which was to be observed on the last Thursday of November in 1863. His hope was to unify the country, and the holiday has been observed annually since.

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Nov 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Front Row Seat: Retiring Goddard leaves large legacy after 50-plus years

WJW-TV Channel 8 meterologist Dick Goddard also became an extraordinary advocate for dogs as well as an opponent of animal abuse.

By Mike Lesko | Reporter
Watercolor class at Twinsburg Library opportunity to express creativity
Nov 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Watercolor class at Twinsburg Library opportunity to express creativity

Twinsburg -- Anyone who knows me knows that I love art. I've always enjoyed attending theater, music and fine arts events, and I am a self-confessed addict to wine and canvas events.So when I saw that the Twinsburg Public Library was offering a watercolor workshop Nov.

Nov 23, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Education accountability system 'is broken' at state level

LetterEducation accountability system 'broken' at state levelA few colleagues and I joined a superintendent's rally Nov. 15 at the statehouse in Columbus.

Nov 21, 2016 11:48 AM

Watercolor class at Twinsburg Library opportunity to express creativity

Twinsburg -- Anyone who knows me knows that I love art. I've always enjoyed attending theater, music and fine arts events, and I am a self-confessed addict to wine and canvas events.So when I saw that the Twinsburg Public Library was offering a watercolor workshop Nov.

Nov 16, 2016 12:00 AM

The Way It Was: Indians baseball memories abound during Tribe's unique season; No. 1,454

I grew up playing baseball in the street in front of our house. First and third base were usually marked on the curb, second base would be a chalk marked square in the middle of the street and home plate would be a piece of wood or scrap metal.

By John Straka | Columnist
Nov 16, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: How will Trump's presidency affect Ohio's 2018 election?

Comments from Impact Ohio, a regular post-election gathering that provides analysis of results and speculation about future implications.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
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Nov 16, 2016 12:00 AM

Our View: Unifying nation is first task for President Trump

Confounding the pundits and pollsters, Donald Trump did what he said he would do: He won the White House.Now comes the hard part.

Nov 16, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Can't blame the roundabout for distracted drivers

LetterAuthor: Can't blame the roundabout for distracted driversAs an inanimate object, the roundabout cannot cause any accidents. It cannot slow down any driver or apply the brakes on any car.

Nov 15, 2016 10:18 AM

Capital News: How will Trump's presidency affect Ohio's 2018 election?

Comments from Impact Ohio, a regular post-election gathering that provides analysis of results and speculation about future implications.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM

Capital News: Shifting from the Election to Budget, Marijuana and Lame Duck

Columbus -- It shouldn't be much longer before we put the 2016 Election to bed and focus on other things.Let's not think about possible legal challenges to the outcome, tie votes, court intervention, outright revolution etc.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Agrees that 'wasted' money on unaccountable charter schools is unacceptable

While I have learned to ignore the flood of negative campaign mailers, I just received one that seemed truly bizarre. It claimed that one of the candidates for state office "opposed education funding" using a quote from the candidate's website that "our state wasted $1 billion of taxpayer money."

An anthem for our veterans
Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM

An anthem for our veterans

O thus be it ever, when freemen shall stand Between their loved home and the war's desolation! Blest with vict'ry and peace, may the Heav'n rescued land Praise the Power that hath made and preserved us a nation!

Nov 9, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter: Roundabout a 'disaster' 1

LetterSNew roundabout a 'disaster'The new roundabout at Route 91 and Glenwood Drive has been fully open for less than two weeks and there have already been seven accidents.

Nov 2, 2016 12:00 AM

Aging death row population prompts prisoner move

Columbus -- Prison officials believe they've solved their execution issues, via a new three-drug lethal injection that they plan to put to use in January with the announced restart of capital punishment in the state.

By Marc Kovac | Capital Bureau Chief
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(VIDEO) Reporter invited to  judge for Girl Scout's 'Dessert First'
Nov 1, 2016 11:00 AM

(VIDEO) Reporter invited to judge for Girl Scout's 'Dessert First'

Annual Dessert First a fundraiser for Girl Scouts of Northeast Ohio; area chefs invited to create desserts using Girl Scout cookies

By April Helms | Reporter
Oct 28, 2016 10:22 AM

VIDEO: A sweet assignment: Reporter invited to be a celebrity judge for Girl Scout's Dessert First

Annual Dessert First a fundraiser for Girl Scouts of Northeast Ohio; area chefs invited to create desserts using Girl Scout cookies

By April Helms | Reporter