Sign In | Create an Account | Welcome, . My Account | Logout | Subscribe | Submit News | Ads | All Access E-Edition | Home RSS
Family favorites

August 17, 2014 We’re in the middle of August and I hope everyone is enjoying these dog days of summe. more »»

5K fever

August 3, 2014 I had never been much of a runner until this summer. This was mostly due to the fact that I was self-concious of how I look while runnin. more »»


July 20, 2014 I hope that we can all agree that greed is an ugly thing. If not, wait until you watch this week’s two cinematic suggestions. more »»

Summer blockbusters

July 13, 2014 Have you ever noticed the nature of the movies released in the summertime is different than what appears toward the end of the year? Being that the film industry is a business like any other, there... more »»

Mythological movies

July 6, 2014 When I was young, I was fascinated by the fantastical stories of Greek and Roman mythology. Many of you may relate. I would read books and examine scenes of captivating monsters. more »»

Three colors

June 22, 2014 You may be aware that on late Sunday nights, Turner Classic Movies presents foreign films under its “Imports” collection. more »»

Father films

June 15, 2014 A “Happy Father’s Day” to all the dads today. more »»

Marx movies

June 8, 2014 Comedy has been a loyal friend to film. more »»

Science Fiction

June 1, 2014 We’ve been entertained by the idea of the world in alternate circumstances by such authors as H.G.Wells, Jules Verne, and even bards from long ago. They told tales of the unreal or the extraordinar. more »»

The colorful world of 'Black and White'

May 25, 2014 There are three notable films coming up in the next couple of weeks on TCM. more »»

Competing and comparing

May 18, 2014 You don’t truly know someone until you’ve played a game with them. I say this because the trait of competitiveness is immediately revealed. more »»

Memorial movies

May 18, 2014 Memorial Day is a little more than a week away but that doesn’t mean one can’t take time any day to remember the brave men and women who ultimately gave their lives for our country. more »»

Mother movies

May 11, 2014 Today is Mother’s Day. I hope you’ll be recognizing that in some form or othe. more »»

Thank a teacher during ‘Teacher Appreciation Week’

May 6, 2014 As I reflect upon my past 25 years as an educator, I want to be sure that the educators who impacted my life in positive ways are acknowledged. In kindergarten, Mrs. more »»

Journey into Mystery

May 4, 2014 Who does that shadow belong to? Where is my magnifying glass? Why is my butler missing? We like to ask questions? Don’t we? They may not sound like those ones, but we ask many questions every day t... more »»

'New wave' films

April 27, 2014 In the late 1960s, American cinema ushered in a new era by taking a walk on the wild sid. more »»

Heavy humanity

April 20, 2014 In this world, we all struggle and suffer. Obstacles rise, dreams fall, and desires we long for don’t always arrive like we wish them to. more »»

Easter epics

April 13, 2014 Palm Sunday is here, which means a week from today will be Easter. There’ll be a solemn time of reflection on Good Friday that will culminate in a day of celebration on Sunday. more »»

Role of justice in films

April 6, 2014 In life, we seem to be hardwired with a sense of what we call justice. It’s that impulse we have to set things straight; to right a wrong. more »»

A few cinematic suggestions

March 30, 2014 If you’re like me, you enjoy watching a good movie, or more precisely, movies. There’s much to be appreciated when it comes to the art of visual storytelling. more »»

Comfort of concealed carry

March 21, 2014 A gun can be a scary object, and rightfully so. Guns are classified as weapons and are commonly used by police, soldiers and hunters as a means of threatening, harming and sometimes killing. more »»


Help Me Grow Playgroup September 2, 2014

LISBON — The Help Me Grow Playgrop will meet from 10-11:30 a.m. today at Robert Bycroft School. For information, call 330-424-0288. more »

Community Events



I am looking for:
News, Blogs & Events Web

Local Columns Poll


Top Jobs