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Editorial: Secret Service needs to apply the brakes on major road closures

LIFE IN the nation’s capital has its perks. National treasures such as the Smithsonian Institution, Library of Congress and Lincoln Memorial are close at hand. Area residents become part of the national moment when Washington hosts the inauguration of a president or a...

U.S. 224 bridge to be closed Friday

The U.S. 224 bridge at Interstate 75 will be closed to traffic starting Friday night. Partial demolition of the bridge will occur from 9 p.m. Friday to 6 a.m. Monday. The bridge ramps will become lanes of I-75 during the demolition. U.S. 224 traffic will detour onto Ohio 12 and...

D.C. needs to treat its emergency medical services maladies

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UCC Redskins boycott could hurt followers’ livelihoods

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Reward Fairfax teachers, but don’t punish students

Regarding the March 2 front-page article “Fairfax teachers plan cuts of their own”: As a former member of the Fairfax County School Board and founder of the education reform group Coalition of the Silence, I am distressed by the threat of some teachers to use “work to the rule”...

Free speech includes hate speech

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Mr. Obama abuses power at home and shirks it abroad

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The Soviet Union’s history has lessons for Ukraine

Regarding Stephen J. Hadley and Damon Wilson’s March 4 op-ed, “Putin’s long game”: The notion that Russian President Vladi­mir Putin seeks to re-create the Soviet Union without the Soviet moniker is apt, especially when citing the example of the Soviet invasion of...

METRICH arrests 2 in cocaine seizure

Two people were arrested on drug charges after an investigation by the Hancock County METRICH Drug Task Force. Brittany N. Glenn, 24, of Fostoria and Jedediah R. Morton, 26, address unknown, were both arrested Wednesday on a third-degree felony charge of trafficking in cocaine,...

Carey residents indicted on drug charges

UPPER SANDUSKY — The Wyandot County grand jury handed up indictments against two Carey residents on drug charges. Jeffrey L. Littleton, 24, and Alicia A. Billock, 30, were charged Wednesday with 13 and 14 counts, respectively, of aggravated trafficking of drugs. The indictments...