Monthly saturday columns from Vindicator regional editor Ernie Brown:
August 2nd, 2014
Honorary chairmen were Warren Mayor Doug Franklin, McDonald Mayor Glenn Holmes and former Youngstown Mayor Jay Williams
July 5th, 2014 | Comments (42)
While I was on vacation, I watched the first part of CNN’s “The Sixties” series, which dealt with
June 7th, 2014 | Comments (4)
Fathers should show their children how to be accountable and responsible
May 3rd, 2014 | Comments (5)
A proposed plan to provide positive role models for black children hasn't developed because of a lack of commitment from black professionals.
April 5th, 2014
2 of Ernie's friends say get prostate exams
March 1st, 2014 | Comments (2)
The abundant life God promised in the Scriptures includes a passionate, purposeful marriage, the counselors said
February 1st, 2014
This column is dedicated to a Youngstown man who went from the basketball court for the South High
January 4th, 2014 | Comments (7)
The new mayor, however, could still face a possible federal indictment.
December 7th, 2013 | Comments (2)
Whenever I hear from our staff that there is a homicide in our area, I just hope and pray it is not
November 2nd, 2013
Sacrifices were made so blacks and women could enjoy a basic right guaranteed in the Constitution.
October 5th, 2013 | Comments (2)
The institute’s services provide spiritual development and fulfill the mission to increase education, empowerment, and enlightenment of the community on the achievements and contributions of black Americans.
September 7th, 2013
There are a couple of events this month I want to highlight and in which I encourage your
August 3rd, 2013
It is time for black men in the Mahoning Valley to take a more-proactive approach to their health
July 6th, 2013
A black author urged adults to take the children to libraries, museums, zoos and colleges this summer
June 1st, 2013 | Comments (2)
I want to thank all the people who sent me well-wishes after my May column about my bout with