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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


The First Easter

Editorial: The First Easter And when the sabbath was past, Mary Magdalene, and Mary the mother of James, and


US Supreme Court mulls citizenship question for the census

Opinion: WASHINGTON The oral arguments the Supreme Court will hear on Tuesday will be more decorous than


Why did Russians want Trump to be president?

Editorial: We are under no illusions that President Donald J. Trump’s supporters will abandon him in light of


Voice of reason in the GOP

Opinion: Here’s why President Donald Trump has chosen to wait until after the 2020 election to unveil his


Earth Day at the White House

Opinion: By Kelly Martin OtherWords This Earth Day (Monday), many of us will mark the occasion by joining


‘Easy life’ isn’t good for children

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons Boy, do I feel sorry for Lori Loughlin’s daughters. It’s been


Results-oriented initiative will end wasteful spending by state

Opinion: By Robert Sprague and Don Manning Special to The Vindicator Too often in government, a problem


Council acted prudently in rejecting police perks

Editorial: Youngstown City Council merits commendation for its fiscally responsible move this week to reject a


Presidential candidate Ryan faces a gigantic fundraising challenge

Opinion: U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan’s presidential campaign isn’t revealing how much money it has raised since the


A prayer for Notre Dame

Opinion: By Christine Flowers Cagle Cartoons The first time I saw it, I could barely breathe. It was so


Use caution as hazards escalate with road work

Editorial: Springtime and the Easter season rise as prime time for renewal and improvement on personal,


Electric-vehicle tax credit should be taken off the road in America

Opinion: WASHINGTON Some government foolishness has an educational value that compensates for its


Politics drives public policy with regard to abortion bill

Editorial: We do not doubt Ohio Gov. Mike DeWine’s sincerity when he says he’s unwaveringly pro-life and


Amazon a threat to planet

Opinion: By Todd Larsen OtherWords Amazon is a company that’s drunk on profits and market share. Last