3:44 AM May 1, 2012

Excerpt from "Between the Lines" opinion page column, Sunday, April 29, 2012:

7:16 PM Apr 26, 2012

This week on Five Points, Emil and Andy discuss the death penalty whether or not Ohio should repeal it. Ohio is one of 33 states using the death penalty.

4:26 PM Apr 24, 2012

One of our regular columnists, Rufus Sanders, had a piece in the Monday paper, "Zimmerman will walk." Pastor Sanders argues George Zimmerman will escape punishment in the killing of Trayvon Martin when his Florida trial is over.

12:34 PM Apr 24, 2012

Thanks to my personal trainer Trevor Tieche of Bodi N Balance! You were so kind and supportive of me in today’s paper.  I gained 1 ½ pounds since my last weigh-in.  I know he wasn’t expecting that.  But I knew how much I had gained in my last two trips as a tour guide.

11:00 AM Apr 24, 2012

Another week is in the books, and I must admit, it did NOT end the way I had hoped it would, .but more on that later. 

11:00 AM Apr 24, 2012

I had a very good week this past week, and I am looking forward to another great week.

4:33 PM Apr 23, 2012

I've been interested in history for a long time. So as I commute to work from the Cleveland area, I've been listening to lectures by Yale professor Paul H.

5:00 AM Apr 21, 2012

For a moment, ever so briefly, we touched fingers.

“Mitt, Mitt,” I yelled, waving a business card in my hand.

At first, Mitt Romney had ignored my pleas for attention.

But then, probably by accident, we made eye contact.

10:39 AM Apr 20, 2012

This week on Five Points, Emil talks about a close encounter with Mitt Romney, Andy explains the proposed city parking situation and they both reveal how their parents came up with their names. 

 

3:42 PM Apr 19, 2012

President Barack Obama visited Lorain County Community College on Wednesday afternoon to talk about jobs and the economy.

Click on the player below to review our live coverage of the event.

11:36 AM Apr 19, 2012

THIS WEEK'S VILLAIN: Democratic Party spokeswoman Hilary Rosen.

HER HORRIBLE STATEMENT: "Guess what, his wife has actually never worked a day in her life." (Referring to Ann Romney, Mitt's wife and mother of five.)

11:35 AM Apr 19, 2012

THIS WEEK'S VILLAIN: Barack Obama.

HIS HORRIBLE ACTION: Wrote about eating dog meat as a child.

10:17 AM Apr 18, 2012

Mitt Romney’s political machine is still impenetrable, still silent.

It is, at least, if you’re sitting in Sandusky.

So far, I cannot uncover the magical paths that lead to human contact with Republican presidential hopeful Mitt Romney.   

11:28 AM Apr 17, 2012

Another week is in the books, and it was indeed filled with highs and lows ... back to work after a hectic week at home.  It was great to get back to work and help my students work toward the end of the school year.  It has been wonderful how supportive they have been.