Monthly saturday columns from Vindicator regional editor Ernie Brown:
March 7th, 2009 | Comments (1)
March is Women’s History Month, but I’d like to focus on how all men can help make life better for
February 7th, 2009 | Comments (12)
I have had a book in my library for years that I finally decided to make time to read. It is called
January 3rd, 2009
A new year is here, and like most other folks, I’ve decided to draw up a list of resolutions, which,
December 6th, 2008 | Comments (1)
When Barack H. Obama is sworn in Jan. 20 as the nation’s first biracial president, will that historic event signal the end of affirmative action?
November 1st, 2008 | Comments (2)
We have often heard the African proverb that it takes a village to raise a child. To build upon
October 4th, 2008
Patricia Hawkins-Smith recently celebrated the 10th year of her new life. The Struthers woman and
September 6th, 2008
Hola mis amigos September is here, and a portion of this month and part of October are dedicated
August 2nd, 2008 | Comments (1)
While listening to ESPN sports talk radio a few weeks ago, ESPN anchor and commentator Scott Van Pelt said, in general terms, that all fantasy football players were crazy geeks and nerds.
July 5th, 2008 | Comments (1)
The next president of our country will again have to deal with the seemingly impossible problem to
June 7th, 2008 | Comments (1)
Some in the mainstream media view that as an oxymoron.
May 3rd, 2008
May is by far my favorite month.
April 5th, 2008
I couldn't help but chuckle at a story I edited earlier this week involving an event at Youngstown State University.
March 1st, 2008
Without a doubt, our country would not be as great as it is without the significant contributions of women.
February 8th, 2008
I will dedicate a portion of this column to some little-known black history achievements that probably don’t get a whole lot of attention.
January 5th, 2008
If Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., who was assassinated in April 1968, were alive today, he would