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Weekly Sunday columns from Vindicator editor Todd Franko

Readers reveal how Vindy made impact

Opinion: As many have experienced and most others can deduce, being told your company is closing is profound.


When you’re the news

Opinion: The fuzzy photo you see here is not the greatest photo. But in some ways, it is. The news that we


Circling the silos

Opinion: Before the closure of Lordstown, this group of Mahoning Valley leaders was contacted by GM CEO Mary


Yes, you can

Opinion: The first time I saw the new Youngstown Foundation Amphitheatre was long before I stepped into it


Japanese counsel general has different view of labor unions

Opinion: Japanese counsel general visits Mahoning Valley.


LeBron’s best yet to come

Opinion: The NBA finals have begun – set to determine the champ of the 2018-19 season. It’s the first time


The speech I did not give ...

Opinion: My last son graduated high school yesterday. Of his many tasks as senior class president (brag


‘I Want to Live’

Opinion: Christine Terlesky was diagnosed with ALS six years ago.


Two Vindy.com projects to watch for

Opinion: Two Vindy.com projects to watch for


Readers find fun with old Vindys

Opinion: Richard Price has been a fan of Idora Park since his dad’s company picnics. Mary Komsa’s


A win for the Valley

Opinion: A look down the win-loss column of the Mahoning Valley shows that we are short a few victories


You can own a vintage Vindy

Opinion: Vindicator books cost $30.


Phil Kidd will always ‘Defend Youngstown’

Opinion: Phil Kidd might be one of the most pivotal figures in the city of Youngstown in the last decade.


Chasing the green ghost

Opinion: Happy St. Patrick’s Day 2019. A year ago on this great day, I was able to write about perhaps

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A Rich downtown

Opinion: The newest version of downtown Youngstown we now see was in its beta stages in 2009. On a wintry


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