My First Father's Day Without Eric - Bob Ulm

Fathers Day 2018 will be a bit of a bittersweet day for me. Having lost our son Eric to cancer just this past March, and with losing my father when I was 36 in 1992, I won’t be able  to share Continue reading →Read More

Saluting A True Hero - Bob Ulm

At a time when we seem obsessed with finding our heroes among sports or entertainment figures, I have one for you who comes from neither category. His name is Samuel Tom Holiday, but we won’t get to salute him or Continue reading →Read More

Angry + Hungry = Hangry - Bob Ulm

The next time your boss, or significant other, rips on you for a reason you can’t explain, he or she may just be “hangry”. That’s the recently crafted word for being angry because you’re hungry. well, there’s a newly released Continue reading →Read More

Tastes Just Like Chicken - Bob Ulm

I find it ironic that the latest well known figure to find out just how venomous Twitter users can be, is the very CEO of the social media network Jack Dorsey. He tweeted about one of my least favorite posting Continue reading →Read More

A Trip Back In Time - Bob Ulm

If you’d like to spend a little time reliving your younger days, Delphos will be the place to be this Friday night. The Delphos Canal Commission, Delphos Postal Museum, and Delphian Social Club, are inviting everyone to a “cruise-in” night in down Continue reading →Read More

My Opinion About Heroes - Bob Ulm

Among the people I consider heroes, just a handful come, or have come from, the world of sports. Pro athletes who contribute small percentages of their wealth for charitable works don’t make the list. Nor do any of the figures Continue reading →Read More

An Official Waste Of Time - Bob Ulm

Is it time to pull the plug on a long standing white house tradition? When it comes to Presidents inviting sports champions to photo-op ceremonies, I think the answer is yes! Maybe because I’m one of the millions of Americans Continue reading →Read More

Keeping The King In The Land - Bob Ulm

One of the biggest challenges for sports talk show hosts early this week may be to try to build any suspense whatsoever into the NBA championship series between the Golden State Warriors and Cleveland Cavaliers. After the Cavs last second Continue reading →Read More

Only Time Will Tell - Bob Ulm

If I were former senator Jeff Sessions I think I’d be wishing I could go back to my old seat. Sessions, who survived tough confirmation hearings as the President’s nominee to be U.S. Attorney General, now finds himself the latest Continue reading →Read More

Paying The Price For Being Controversial - Bob Ulm

It appears Roseanne Barr is looking for work again. ABC TV has canceled “the Roseanne show”, one of their highest rated new shows, because of a tweet she sent out comparing former Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett to an ape earlier Continue reading →Read More

I'm Never Too Old To Learn - Bob Ulm

Call me a sissy, or smart, but I’ve joined the ranks of men wearing baseball caps when outside in the sun. It’s especially the case when I’m in the pool. So many folks I know are having issues with skin cancer Continue reading →Read More

Witnessing A Child's Special Moment - Bob Ulm

You’ve heard it said I’m sure that being a grandparent is one of the  coolest things  you ever get to undertake. Well, I’m not sure that that’s always the case, but something I got to experience yesterday was one of the best I can Continue reading →Read More

Teachers Are Unsung Heroes - Bob Ulm

School districts around the area which haven’t ended classes for the 2017-18 school year will be doing so in the next few days. Teachers who have given their students, our children, and grand children, a year of their time deserve Continue reading →Read More

My Guardian Angel Does Exist - Bob Ulm

I’m a firm believer that we all have a guardian angel, and I’m pretty sure the one assigned to try to protect me through my teens and 20’s got early retirement. Driving cars and motorcycles,  climbing towers, sledding down only partially Continue reading →Read More

Some Commencement Speech Tips - Bob Ulm

It’s a time of transition for many in our area as graduates move on from high schools and colleges in search of new challenges and opportunities. With each step in the education process, there  comes the obligatory commencement speech. Young Continue reading →Read More

A Long Overdue Service Animal Policy - Bob Ulm

The fact that there is even a need for the new policy described in the story below from  our partners at MetroSource Network, proves once again that I think common sense is not very common. “(Ft. Worth, TX)  —  American Airlines passengers soon Continue reading →Read More

Another Cherished Milestone For Me - Bob Ulm

I’m kind of pumped today because another of life’s “firsts” is just hours away. My bride and I will get to attend our first pre-school spring program as grandparents tonight. It’s not that I’m expecting a steller performance by the kids in our Continue reading →Read More

Celebrating The Irreplacable Ones - Bob Ulm

Moms make such a big contribution to our lives that instead of Mothers Day, we should probably have Mothers week. Those of us lucky enough to have a good and caring mom know the influence they had on us can’t Continue reading →Read More

A Big Overreaction - Bob Ulm

Seems there are plenty of folks less than happy with cable company service these days, but it seems one woman went just a little too far to express her frustration with something This story from our news partner at MetroSource Continue reading →Read More

So Thats's All I Need? - Bob Ulm

Results of a newly released study by researchers at one of America’s most prestigious universities reveals the words of a 1960’s song may have been right on the mark when it comes to what we need to survive. This story Continue reading →Read More

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