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Jan 18, 2017 12:00 AM

An open birthday letter to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Happy Birthday Dr. King. You didn't know me. I was just 5 years old on April 4, 1968, when you were assassinated standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. But sir, you've influenced my life, and made me a better person.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Discovering the National Park's Virginia Kendall Hills
Jan 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Discovering the National Park's Virginia Kendall Hills

When snow finally comes this winter, you won't want to miss your chance to get outside to play and enjoy the natural wonder of winter with your kids. Consider taking them sledding at the Virginia Kendall Hills in Cuyahoga Valley National Park.

By Jennie Vasarhelyi Guest Columnist
Jan 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor 1

Fixed income seniors 'goingto be taxedout of our homes' Regarding the recent survey for the proposed new school levy, first, I don't believe 353 people is a fair number to poll when you consider the entire population of Twinsburg. Was the township included?

Jan 18, 2017 12:00 AM

Kasich offers potential preview of State of the State

COLUMBUS -- Gov. John Kasich offered what was called a "looking ahead" speech a few days ago before an audience of business leaders near the Statehouse.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
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An open birthday letter to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
Jan 16, 2017 10:59 AM

An open birthday letter to Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.

Happy Birthday Dr. King. You didn't know me. I was just 5 years old on April 4, 1968, when you were assassinated standing on the balcony of the Lorraine Motel in Memphis. But sir, you've influenced my life, and made me a better person.

By Tim Troglen Reporter
Jan 11, 2017 12:00 AM

The tragic story of Columbus' first homicide victim of year

COLUMBUS -- I don't know a whole lot about Tarak Andrew Underiner. Reading the incident report posted by the Columbus Police Department a few day back, I know he was 20 years old and probably an Ohio State University student. And around 12:30 a.m.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Jan 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Five essential habits of a professional

I often joke that the difference between being an amateur and being a professional is that professionals have success on purpose. Okay, I'm only half joking. The truth is, everyone has a job. For some people, the ambition ends there.

By Josh Gordon Full Spectrum Marketing
Developing empathy is key to achieving Dr. King's dream
Jan 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Developing empathy is key to achieving Dr. King's dream

"I have a dream that my four little children will one day live in a nation where they will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character." -- Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. How close are we to achieving Dr. King's dream?

Jan 11, 2017 12:00 AM

Letter

Writer: 'We are paying enough for schools' Why should the taxpayer pay for students' laptops? Their parents should pay just as they pay for their iPads and smartphones. I agree that the classes should be smaller.

Jan 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Thanks community for holiday donations

Thank you to the Twinsburg community. The seventh-annual Santa's Smiling Elves drive is complete and was another great success. Approximately 620 presents, 50 gift cards and more than $500 in cash donations were collected.

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Jan 4, 2017 12:00 AM

Thoughts on Bulletin's 'Our View'

The Twinsburg Bulletin's Our View states, "We've slipped a little in 2016...(W)e pray that you rediscover the goodness of humanity." Curious. The Bulletin slipped? Our local officials slipped? Ohio slipped? Our nation slipped? Did you slip?

Jan 4, 2017 12:00 AM

A show of leadership over politics by Kasich

Gov. John Kasich has vetoed an ill-advised decision by the lame-duck legislature that would have effectively put a mandate on renewable energy development on hold for another two years.

He's back for Christmas again -- the Elf on the Shelf
Dec 28, 2016 12:00 AM

He's back for Christmas again -- the Elf on the Shelf

He said he'd be back. And he is. No, not Arnold Schwarzenegger. Elf on the Shelf. Yes, Santa's little helper in the red outfit is back in my house to keep an eye on 3 1/2-year-old Andrew and 19-month-old Jack. Last year I told you about how Elf works. Quick summary.

By Andrew Adam Hudson Hub-times Editor
Dec 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Is Husted setting a tone for possible gubernatorial bid?

COLUMBUS -- In what could be considered one of the first salvos of the 2018 gubernatorial contest, Republican Secretary of State Jon Husted announced this month that he doesn't want any taxpayer money in the next biennial budget cycle to pay for his office expenses.

By Marc Kovac Capital Bureau Chief
Dec 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Peace can be attained by accepting first Christmas gift, Jesus

War and terror, dissention and disagreement. Struggles at home, struggles abroad, struggles within, and peace a dream. Is this your perspective this Christmas?

Dec 28, 2016 12:00 AM

Put the cell phones away for the holidays

My personal holiday challenge - when spending time with friends, family, coworkers, neighbors this holiday season, please put your cell phones away! It is extremely rude constantly responding to messages or checking Facebook or...no excuses.

Our View: This season, renew your belief in the goodness of humanity
Dec 23, 2016 10:06 AM

Our View: This season, renew your belief in the goodness of humanity

"We are not enemies, but friends ... The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature." -- Abraham Lincoln So what exactly is there to be merry about this Christmas, anyway?

There are miracles, and then there are miracles
Dec 21, 2016 12:00 AM

There are miracles, and then there are miracles

There are few holidays which have a richer history than Hanukkah. This year, Jews around the world will begin to light tapers and place them in their windows. We do this so that we can proclaim the miracle of the Maccabees to the world, but the nature of that miracle ...

By Rabbi Jim Egolf Temple Beth Shalom
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Dec 21, 2016 12:00 AM

This season, renew your faith in the goodness of humanity

"We are not enemies, but friends ... The mystic chords of memory will swell when again touched, as surely they will be, by the better angels of our nature." -- Abraham Lincoln So what exactly is there to be merry about this Christmas, anyway?

Dec 21, 2016 12:00 AM

Letter to the Editor

Public posts can be 'thankless' I would like to thank all our Council members who serve the community and all our school Board members who serve the schools. Both jobs can seem to be thankless. Decisions have to be made that some residents may like, and some may not.