Property tax is reasonable by comparison

To the editor:In response to a recent letter to the editor about the total school property tax burden and encouraging voters to support Issue 11. The ...

October 21st, 2018 |  


Not safe, not sanitary

To the editor:My husband graduated from Firelands in 1995 and I am an Elyria High graduate. When we started our family, we wanted to make sure we purc...

October 19th, 2018 |  


SAMS not up to snuff

To the editor:I am a recent graduate of Firelands High School and currently a full-time college student studying in zoology with a graduation date set...

October 19th, 2018 |  



Ciarrone would lend diversity

To the editor:Diversity of opinion and thought promotes conversation and can pave the way to more balanced decisions. John Ciarrone would be that voic...

October 19th, 2018 |  


A penny saved is a penny well spent

To the editor:Whether it’s Penny, James, or Mary; rich or poor; black, white, or Hispanic; family, friend, or neighbor — all of us have or...

October 18th, 2018 |  


Recovery One will save lives

Recovery One will save lives

Issue 14 is a proposed 0.3-mill tax levy for the purpose of supporting human or social services, hospitalization and health for five years. The funds ...

October 18th, 2018 |  


The cost is simply too high

To the editor:I write to urge voters to vote no on Issue 11. The website www.oberlinconcernedcitizens.org provides many, many compelling reasons to vo...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Setting the record straight

To the editor:There have been some inaccurate statements regarding the local schools when discussing Issue 11. I write simply to set the record straig...

October 17th, 2018 |  


No negative campaign ads

To the editor:Voters are tired of the negative campaigns. Why can’t candidates just tell us about what they are going to do for us?One candidate...

October 17th, 2018 |  


Happy birthday, Miss Merz

Happy birthday, Miss Merz

My former teacher is celebrating her 105th birthday in late October. I’m nearing 80 myself but am still learning life’s lessons from my te...

October 17th, 2018 |