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Thanks for helping make our community great

Opinion: Several people and groups have provided much-needed resources this year to help the less fortunate among us.

Don’t be lazy: Get out and vote

Opinion: There is no excuse available for those who are registered to vote not to do so

Four speakers set for NAACP banquet

Opinion: One of the Mahoning Valley’s oldest civil-rights organizations is celebrating its 98th annual major

Volunteers needed to help Youngstown students succeed

Opinion: There is a community volunteer meeting Sept. 19

African-American Male Wellness Walk is Aug. 20

Opinion: The event begins at 7 a.m. in the Covelli Centre parking lot, 229 E. Front St.

Where are the black candidates for judge?

Opinion: In my 64 years of life, no black person has ever been elected to the common pleas court bench in Mahoning, Trumbull or Columbiana counties

Men: Which ‘hood’ are you in?

Opinion: Men should work hard, work smart, and be responsible husbands and fathers

Website aims to increase victim services for young men of color

Opinion: One of my colleagues recently sent me an email with an interesting title in the subject line. It

Parents need to be more proactive in school district

Opinion: The Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. was a strong advocate for education, especially as it relates to

Lecture, author and professor speaks at AKA event

Opinion: Evelyn Brooks Higginbotham is a tenured professor at Harvard

Black Knights recruiting minorities for police department

Opinion: An information session is set at 6 p.m. Monday at McGuffey Centre on the city’s East Side

Allison sisters doing great work in DC

Opinion: Allison sisters doing great work in DC

Oak Hill Collaborative seeks to improve inner-city life

Opinion: OHC provides a small-business incubator and has been involved in neighborhood revitalization projects

Center gives black students chance at DC internships

Opinion: Kenneth King, community activist better known as “Brother K,” recently sent me an email I want to

Local NAACP chapter's 97th annual Freedom Fund Banquet is Friday at the Mahoning Country Club

Opinion: Speaker to present practical ideas how the Youngstown community can begin the process of improving the district’s overall poor academic performance