obituary

RIP Michael P. Osgood, candidate, community activist

I’ll be the first to admit it- I never got along well with Mike Osgood. But when the second former candidate for the Dayton City Commission dies within a week, way before their time, without a real mention in the DDn- I figure I owe it to them to share the news of their passing Read More

Mike Manning RIP

There are a lot less journalists today than when I was growing up- the son of Cleveland Plain Dealer copy editor. And while bloggers and internet sites may give you a lot more choices in where to get your info- the hard core “newsman” is a dying breed. They knew their beats- inside and out. Read More