As Boehner boosts pot, a look back at night of bourbon and banter

As Boehner boosts pot, a look back at night of bourbon and banter

The last time I spoke to John Boehner, he was still speaker of the House and was holding what was certainly not his first bourbon of the night. He had...

April 22nd, 2018 |  


Why I’m suing for my right to flip off the president

Why I’m suing for my right to flip off the president

One sunny Saturday last fall, I hopped on my bike and headed out for a ride near my home in Virginia. President Trump decided to spend some time outdo...

April 21st, 2018 |  


Neighborhood Safety Strategy

Neighborhood Safety Strategy

“We are all different. There is no such thing as a standard or run-of-the-mill human being, but we share the same human spirit.” - Stephen...

April 20th, 2018 |  



US must turn to the world again

US must turn to the world again

In the second half of the twentieth century, as the strongest military, economic and scientific power, the US was a beacon of hope for democracy and t...

April 20th, 2018 |  


God is Always True

God is Always True

My mother recently signed up for a Facebook account. She texted me about a special offer she had seen in her feed. A large grocery store chain was off...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Letters to the Editor Policy

Letters to the Editor Policy

The Sunbury News welcomes letters to the editor about public interest issues. Discourse and debate are hallmarks of a democracy. Letters must be email...

April 20th, 2018 |  


OH students respond to Gun Safety Survey

OH students respond to Gun Safety Survey

Over 1.2 million people marched for gun control recently. In reviewing a survey of over 25,000 high school students regarding their sentiments over gu...

April 20th, 2018 |  


Annual Healthcare Equality Index, Honors 19 Ohio Facilities for LGBTQ Inclusion Their progress toward equality comes as the Trump-Pence administration...

April 19th, 2018 |  


The false promise of fracking and local jobs

The false promise of fracking and local jobs

In a surprise decision that led to consternation in the oil and gas industry and elation among fracking opponents, New York Governor Andrew Cuomo in D...

April 16th, 2018 |  


GOP needs to explain Ohio economy

GOP needs to explain Ohio economy

Mike DeWine already has been beating up Ted Strickland. The Ohio attorney general who is seeking the Republican nomination for governor has warned aga...

April 16th, 2018 |