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Fight abuse of our seniors with awareness and actions

Editorial: The honorable Judge Robert N. Rusu of Mahoning County Probate Court stood before a community forum


Fathers are blessing to family, asset to society

Opinion: Fathers are blessing to family, asset to society Fathers who set good examples for their children


Just how rich are the ultrarich in US?

Opinion: By Josh Hoxie OtherWords Nearly seven years ago, the Occupy Wall Street movement began


Republicans can’t avoid responsibility for ECOT

Editorial: In a five-year period, the scandal-ridden Electronic Classroom of Tomorrow charter diverted $591


Locals Trump could pardon

Opinion: Like a benevolent dictator, Donald J. Trump wants to pardon thousands of Americans convicted of


Fore dads ...

Opinion: Golf – with all its highs and lows over hours and hours of play – can tell you many things about


Trump is a leader of a decisive globalization of authoritarians

Opinion: By Georgie Anne Geyer Andrews McMeel Syndication WASHINGTON Of all the time Donald Trump has


A tribute to a man of skill

Opinion: I have often thought that tributes to those we love are best made when the object of our affection


Veterans Honor Court plays needed and productive role

Editorial: Two proud American military veterans who, like thousands of others, found themselves on the wrong


Tip line for visa fraud is zinging

Opinion: By Joe Guzzardi Cagle Cartoons Suddenly, emails are pouring in! On April 3, 2017, U.S.


For Mahoning County political leaders, what’s old is new again

Opinion: To paraphrase The Who, in Mahoning County, it’s meet the new party bosses, same as the old party


Show full support for 1,000 TJX jobs at public hearing

Editorial: A proposal by TJX Companies Inc. to build a massive distribution center in Lordstown has taken the


Trump’s embrace of Kim leaves much to be desired

Editorial: It took just a few hours for Kim Jong Un to go from being one of the most brutal dictators in


Equal Rights Amendment began as farce but has ended in tragedy

Opinion: WASHINGTON Karl Marx was no more mistaken than usual when he said that historic people and events


How to avoid college debt

Opinion: By Tom Purcell Cagle Cartoons When I was a 19-year-old college sophomore in 1982, my father gave