I am hearing a lot of talk and emotional tugs at the heartstrings during this teacher strike debate claiming that the teachers of the Strongsville School District 'deserve more' in both pay and benefits because of their tenure, degree, etc.
Friday, March 1, 2013
Thursday, February 28, 2013
For me, spring can't get here soon enough! It's not too far off, but to get you all in the springy spirit, here are some lovely garden wedding inspirations.
Wednesday, February 27, 2013
Money isn’t the prime driver. Money is the only driver. How do the hospitals, doctors and other medical providers get paid, and how much, are the real issues.
Tuesday, February 26, 2013
It was a dark and stormy night, I had just finished watching a very scary horror movie, and I was awakened in the middle of the night by a very shrill chirping sound…
Monday, February 25, 2013
Join Ballet in Cleveland on March 2nd, 2013 for an exclusive ballet master class taught by Ballet West and CW's hit series Breaking Pointe dancer Allison DeBona at the Gund Dance Studio at Playhouse Square along with legendary ballet class accompanist Joh
Sunday, February 24, 2013
Angelman Syndrome ("AS") is a rare neurogenetic chromosomal syndrome caused by a deletion or other issue of the 15th chromosome.
Thursday, February 21, 2013
The weather is changing daily and with severe temperature changes comes an increase of the common cold.
Thursday, January 3, 2013
Measure creates national strategy for combating pancreatic cancer
Thanks to the hard work and persistence by pancreatic cancer advocates, the U.S. Congress recently passed historic legislation that will finally bring hope to those affected by the disease. The Recalcitrant Cancer Research Act, formerly known as the Pancreatic Cancer Research and Education Act, passed Congress as part of the National Defense Authorization Act, on Dec. 21, 2012. This legislation means we are one step closer to creating a national strategy for combating pancreatic cancer, developing early detection tools and effective treatments and improving the lives of those affected by this devastating disease. Pancreatic cancer is anticipated to move from the fourth leading cause of cancer death to the second leading cause of cancer …
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Friday is the day the Mayan calendar ends, leading to doomsday prophecies
Don’t make any rash decisions: Experts say 12/21/12 is going to be just another typical winter solstice. Killer solar flares aren’t expected. Another planet isn’t on a collision course with ours. And the Mayan “long count calendar” ending on this date has no real significance — they had to end it somewhere! What is All the Fuss About? There are a number of theories and predictions that call for earth’s demise on Dec. 21, 2012. They include: What time? There doesn't seem to be a definitive time for the end of the world on Dec. 21, but some websites are saying it will happen at 11:11 Universal Time, which translates to 6:11 a.m. eastern time. What are the Experts Saying? The intrigue created by multiple end-of-the-world predictions has …
Wednesday, December 5, 2012
Says state is in better shape now than 2 years ago
To the Editor: I am humbled by the confidence the residents of the 7th Ohio House District have shown in offering me the opportunity to continue serving in the Ohio House of Representatives. In 2010, I ran for state representative to Get Ohio Working – with the dual goals of getting Ohioans back to work and getting state government to work once again for the people of Ohio. Today, we have balanced Ohio’s budget, lowered income taxes, eliminated the job-killing estate tax, and taken our rainy day fund from 89 cents to over $500 million. In less than two years, Ohio’s unemployment rate has dropped from 9.8 percent to 6.9 percent and we’ve created 123,000 net new jobs, catapulting from 48th in the nation for job creation to 4th – and #1 in…