You pay your fair share: Shouldn’t Wall Street?

You pay your fair share: Shouldn’t Wall Street?

Did you pay all of your taxes this April?Wall Street banks typically pay much less than the official 35 percent corporate tax rate. And yet after atta...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Increasing budget for already massive military

A president with business acumen should understand that throwing more money at an already over-budgeted asset isn’t wise.Yet President Trump rec...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Getting that secure feeling yet?

Getting that secure feeling yet?

Millions of Americans are feeling uneasy, disgruntled, and insecure. That message sounded loud and clear throughout our turbulent election year.The Tr...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Remembering R. Hayes Hamilton

XENIA — R. Hayes Hamilton was a Xenia active who became the maitre-d’hotel at the Flanders in Ocean City, N.J. His ability to manage a maj...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Some historical ordinances in the city

Some historical ordinances in the city

Ninety years have gone by since the 1927 Ordinances for Xenia were put into effect. Some still remain on the books and some we might find interesting ...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Letters to the Editor

Xenia kids deserve bestEditor:There are so many valid reasons to support the Xenia School Levy on May 2. There is the financial benefit of passing the...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Goldsmith: Hang in there

Goldsmith: Hang in there

Harriet Beecher Stowe said, “When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a mi...

April 21st, 2017 |  


A new way to close the gender pay gap

A new way to close the gender pay gap

Once again, Equal Pay Day is approaching. Never heard of it? If you’re a working woman or someone who cares about the working women in your life...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Taxes in one mega-rich family

Taxes in one mega-rich family

Yes, we can slim the rich down to size. Unfortunately, they can also grow back.David Rockefeller has just passed away.You may have already heard that ...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Executing the guilty and innocent in Arkansas

Executing the guilty and innocent in Arkansas

Nearly three dozen men sit on death row in Arkansas, where capital punishment has been suspended since 2005. Unless clemency is granted, eight of them...

April 20th, 2017 |