May 17, 2008 RSS feed / Editorials & Letters

Writer has questions for trustees on zoning decisions

Editor: I moved to Walnut Township 19 years ago for clean air, water and land due to a severe case of allergies and chemical sensitivity. Farmers only use chemicals once or twice a year. City dwellers constantly spray their lawns. More...

Mooney responds to letter

Editor: The residents of Baltimore who read the May 10 Beacon harangue by a clown who identified herself as "Diana Snoke of Mesa Arizona" and directed to "Looney Mooney" must realize that this letter is phony, concocted, and a fabrication of more More...

'Watchdog' is still on the job

Edior: A public records request to the Kirkersville Kops for additional "Evidence Disposition Forms" was fruitless. More...

Local elections can have a big impact on our lives

Editor: I have voted in every election since the age that I could legally do so. Prior to this last primary, my wife and I were talking about the candidates on the ballot. More...

Too much farmland is being lost

Editor: In the unincorporated areas of FairfieldCounty, more than 26 square miles of farmland have been built on or paved over in the last eight years. That area compares to more than half the size of Walnut Township. More...