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What makes a dad great? Let her count the ways

Opinion: What makes a dad great? Let her count the ways While fathers are not all “one size fits all,” they


Y’town needs to showcase Mahoning River, not hide it

Opinion: Y’town needs to showcase Mahoning River, not hide it I enjoyed going to the eighth annual Mahoning


New group in Y’town seeks to engage parents

Opinion: New group in Y’town seeks to engage parents Invited by Mayor Tito Brown, Parents Forum seeks to


Lawmakers should back Better Access, Care Act

Opinion: Lawmakers should back Better Access, Care Act More than 1.4 mil- lion Ohioans – nearly 50 percent


GM is clear traitor to its workers, the nation

Opinion: GM is clear traitor to its workers, the nation General Motors is a traitor to the United States


Our world needs beauty, brilliance of mothers

Opinion: Our world needs beauty, brilliance of mothers It has been said and believed that “Diamonds Are A


State bailout of Lordstown trumps nuclear plants aid

Opinion: State bailout of Lordstown trumps nuclear plants aid General Motors has eliminated 4,500 jobs in


Nuclear plant bailout will hurt Warren, Valley hard

Opinion: Nuclear plant bailout will hurt Warren, Valley hard On behalf of Mayor William “Doug” Franklin,


LETTERS: Transparency in Niles schools? Cheers and jeers for Trump, GOP

Opinion: Where is transparency in Niles City Schools? I am a proud grad- uate of Niles City Schools and


Letters from readers for April 14, 2019

Opinion: Ohio legislators must make children priority in budget Thank you for the recent editorial titled


Literal reading of Bible is fraught with hazards

Opinion: Literal reading of Bible is fraught with hazards Regarding the March 24 Letter “Embracing LGBT


New Zealand is model for US on gun violence

Opinion: New Zealand is model for US on gun violence Once upon a time in America, the mass slaughter of


Embracing LGBT people goes against Scriptures

Opinion: Embracing LGBT people goes against Scriptures The letter, “Pastors urge Methodists to embrace LGBT


N.C. 4th-grader: "Tell me about Ohio" 

Opinion: I am very excited to learn more about the great state of Ohio as I work on my report.


‘Ugly American’ alive, well

Opinion: ‘Ugly American’ alive, well During a network national news segment which usually airs at 6:30 pm,


Pastors urge Methodists to embrace LGBT people

Opinion: Pastors urge Methodists to embrace LGBT people As the United Methodist Church once again wrestled


Fight gas-tax proposal from Gov. ‘Rhino Mike’

Opinion: Fight gas-tax proposal from Gov. ‘Rhino Mike’ So here we go. Gov. Mike DeWine is in office a few


Public, private sectors invest in Liberty’s future

Opinion: Public, private sectors invest in Liberty’s future Thank you for your recent editorial regarding


Coulter shows penchant for hypocrisy and bias

Opinion: Coulter shows penchant for hypocrisy and bias I am writing in reaction to the recent column by Ann


Butler would be foolish to reject Rockwell works

Opinion: Butler would be foolish to reject Rockwell works This area has thrown countless dollars away on


Regionalized snow clearing would help Milton Twp.

Opinion: Regionalized snow clearing would help Milton Twp. Your Feb. 2 editorial about road maintenance


Don’t judge Covington High students harshly

Opinion: Don’t judge Covington High students harshly What is this native American doing insinuating the


Next CEO of city schools should have ties to district

Opinion: Next CEO of city schools should have ties to district With the departure of the CEO from


Youngstown’s response to snowstorm pathetic

Opinion: Youngstown’s response to snowstorm pathetic As a taxpay- er, I’m tired of the low quality of


Who’s driving the ‘Drive It Home’ GM campaign?

Opinion: Who’s driving the ‘Drive It Home’ GM campaign? A friend from New York visited last week and on his


He’s worse than Nixon

Opinion: He’s worse than Nixon During the ’70s, I thought Richard Nixon was a “Pathological Liar” and a


Once deposited, pension funds become private

Opinion: Once deposited, pension funds become private In your Jan. 8 editorial titled “Grubby Pay Raise


Changes made in college football playoff selections confusing and misguided

Opinion: Changes made in college football playoff selections confusing and misguided College football fans


Dip into Rainy Day Fund to save GM Lordstown

Opinion: Dip into Rainy Day Fund to save GM Lordstown Republicans won every state office in the last


Tax benefits derived from GM cannot be overlooked

Opinion: Tax benefits derived from GM cannot be overlooked I am originally from Campbell but now live in


Coulter’s art of deflection

Opinion: Coulter’s art of deflection Columnist Ann Coulter’s offer of a free excerpt from her book, made in


After tragic week in city, open your hearts

Opinion: After tragic week in city, open your hearts Dorothy Day House of Youngs-town recently celebrated


Attack on Pearl Harbor remains day of infamy

Opinion: Attack on Pearl Harbor remains day of infamy December 7, 1941 – the attack on Pearl Harbor – is a


GM shareholder decries idling of Lordstown plant

Opinion: GM shareholder decries idling of Lordstown plant I have been an individ- ual shareholder in


Pre-existing conditions should merit coverage

Opinion: Pre-existing conditions should merit coverage Pre-existing medi- cal conditions and whether


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