Marietta Times Columnsen-usTue, 24 May 2016 04:02:59 EDTTue, 24 May 2016 04:02:59 EDT Chinese get rich, they want to leave Chinahttp://www.mariettatimes.com the first time in modern Chinese history, China's rich are on the run. It has become the new normal: hundreds of billions of dollars and hundreds of thousands of rich Chinese are leaving China for overseas destinations.Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTThe Beverly railroad - June 1881http://www.mariettatimes.com railroad supporters received more good news the first week of April 1881. The Ohio Senate passed the bill authorizing the transfer of $150,000 in B. & O. stock to build the Zanesville and Southeastern Railroad in Muskingum County. Col.Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTFewer tariffs would boost U.S. industryhttp://www.mariettatimes.com over 50 years ago in a river town in southeastern Ohio, a high-tech polymer called Udel PSU was produced for the very first time. NASA applied the shiny gold film to the visor on Neil Armstrong's helme.Sat, 21 May 2016 00:00:00 EDTMany Earth Day successeshttp://www.mariettatimes.com Earth Day Celebration 2016 was a successful day! A special thanks to major sponsors: Clare Kremer, Peoples Bank, OSU Extension and the Marietta Area Recycling Center.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT200 years of the Universalist Society in Mariettahttp://www.mariettatimes.com was a dark and stormy day in early April, 1860, when mourners leaving Mound Cemetery after the burial services for Unitarian Church founder Nahum Ward were caught in a terrific downpou.Thu, 19 May 2016 00:00:00 EDT