Thursday, April 24, 2014

You Have Just Entered the Cardio Zone

March 27, 2014 by Rod Ice | No Comments

A recent appointment with my heart doctor in Chardon meant one thing traveling into the 'Cardio Zone.' A place of high technology and serious analysis.…

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Polkavision

March 20, 2014 by Rod Ice | No Comments

In past installments of this column, I have often written about the enduring and energetic Chardon Polka Band.This group began at the local high school,…

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Conch Shell Conversation, Revisited

February 6, 2014 by Rod Ice | No Comments

Note to Readers: What follows here is a story that could well be true but is not, in the literal sense. Yet in the use…

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One Football Fans Opinion

January 30, 2014 by | No Comments

After another dismal season for the NFL's Cleveland Browns, and the firing of Coach Rob Chudzinski, team owner Jimmy Haslam took it upon himself to…

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Fat Guy with Guitar

January 23, 2014 by | No Comments

My brother used to say that there was only one group left in America that could be criticized unmercifully without fear of retribution namely, overweight…

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Pizza Proud in the City of Chardon

January 16, 2014 by | No Comments

An old joke about Chardon used to be that the locale had a limited mix of for-profit businesses. Namely, banks and pizzerias. Both of these…

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New Year Blues

January 9, 2014 by | No Comments

My "real job." How I have paid the bills while engaging in the craft of professional journalism.As a business manager, one of my primary responsibilities…

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Guitar Holiday

January 2, 2014 by | No Comments

While driving to meet my family for Christmas Day celebration, I reflected on having just received a festive card from my friend and brother-in-prose, Jay…

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Christmas Cheer, Revised

December 26, 2013 by | No Comments

For a lyricist and professional writer, the holiday season offers a time to tap inspiration from traditional themes. In particular, Yuletide carols evoke seasonal cheer.A…

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