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Compassion of the Valley shines in success of UW

Editorial: Three cheers are in order FOR the slew of individuals, companies, foundations, unions and other


Trump won’t blame Putin for Russia’s criminal action

Editorial: No important decisions are made in Russia without the blessing of President Vladimir Putin and


Enlist in war on opiates; attend drug summit today

Editorial: The modest gains that have been made in battling the opiate epidemic strangling our community and


Niles needs a helping hand from office of state auditor

Editorial: Four months ago, we let it be known in this space that the light at the end of the city of Niles’


Great Lakes imperiled by shortsighted budget cuts

Editorial: Apparently the man who thinks he can make America great again can’t rise to the challenge of


Y’town mayor must face reality of shrinking city

Editorial: During last year’s mayoral election in Youngstown, candidate Jamael Tito Brown seemed to be


Trump should act swiftly to curb dumping of steel

Editorial: Many residents vividly recall President Donald J. Trump’s rally in Youngstown last summer at which


Congress guilty of inaction to stem the tide of killings

Editorial: More than 150,000 U.S. school students have endured a senseless shooting on their campuses since


Trump’s budget is DOA, but it’s cause for concern

Editorial: If Donald Trump said it once he said it many, many times on the campaign trail in 2016: Medicare,


Second Harvest needs your help to ease Valley hunger

Editorial: If you were thinking THE effects of an improving national economy have trickled down to ease


Settlement of ADI lawsuit demands full public airing

Editorial: Let’s put the 2016 crash land- ing of commercial air service at the Youngstown-Warren Regional


GM CEO’s comments fail to clarify future of Cruze

Editorial: General Motors’ boss mary Barra had the chance last week to provide some much needed clarity about


Toward improving speed, efficiency of snow removal

Editorial: When it comes to the weather, what a difference a year makes. Mahoning Valley residents sailed


Let friendship, excellence thrive at Winter Olympics

Editorial: It has long been a truism that Olympian sports imitate world politics. Ever since their modern


Appeals court panel wrong about killer Hill’s execution

Editorial: Convicted sadistic murder- er Danny Lee Hill should have met his maker years ago, but the fact that