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EPA should not harm the economy

August 10, 2015 President Barack Obama must have gotten a good laugh out of a federal court decision less than two months ago. Timing is everything, Obama may have chuckled. In early June, a panel of judges in the U. more »»

Those unfit to serve should not be police officers

August 9, 2015 aWhen most Americans think about tragedies involving use of deadly force by police officers, the word “Ferguson” probably comes to mind. more »»

Orchids and Onions

August 8, 2015 ORCHID: To A Special Wish Foundation, Hubbard Township Police Department and all the participants who helped make the dream come true for 5-year-old Memphis Vance of Hubbard by naming him police... more »»

We must be ready for ‘the next war’

August 7, 2015 This week marks a grim anniversary for many Ohioans. It was 10 years ago, on Aug 3, 2005, that a single ambush in Iraq took the lives of 14 Marines. more »»

Threat of extinction increases with illegal killing

August 7, 2015 Cecil, the lion killed illegally in Zimbabwe by an American dentist, will not have died in vain if what happened to him draws attention to the threat of extinction of his kind. more »»

Enforce new rules to preserve wildlife

August 6, 2015 Most people are not overly fond of bats. But the tiny, nocturnal flyers are integral parts of many ecosystems. For one thing, they consume enormous quantities of insects, including mosquitoes. more »»

Niles is running thin on excuses

August 5, 2015 New payroll software purchased by the city of Niles last fall at a cost of tens of thousands of dollars is intended to replace obsolete payroll software that was decades old. more »»

Training is key when owning a gun

August 4, 2015 The Second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution guarantees the right of the people to keep and bear arms. more »»

Lawmakers must be careful with severance tax talks

August 4, 2015 Severance taxes on gas and oil extracted from Ohio probably will remain at current levels for the next two years. more »»

Questions on child safety need answers

August 3, 2015 After 5-month-old Erin Warfel died in March 2013, authorities in Medina decided her cause of death was “undecided.” Everyone involved moved on with their lives. more »»

Military must be able to defend themselves

August 3, 2015 It is impossible to say how many members of the armed services would have survived attacks on them during the past few years had they been armed. more »»

YSU grows as Tressel enters sophomore year

August 2, 2015 Jim Tressel has been at the helm of Youngstown State University for little more than a year now and so far, he has not missed a beat in making good on his early promises. more »»

Orchids and Onions

August 1, 2015 ORCHID: To Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1090 and local Boy Scout troops 15 and 8 for their work last week in ensuring that 200 torn and tattered American flags were permanently retired appropriatel... more »»

Education a must in saving newborn lives

July 31, 2015 Ohio continues to suffer from a higher infant mortality rate than most of the rest of the country. According to the Ohio Department of Health, in 2013 there were 7. more »»

Foolish stunts should not be rewarded

July 31, 2015 Joshua Newell is lucky his stupidity cost him only $200, and not an arm. A certain percentage of foolish people like Newell, 35, of Gahanna, always have been part of the human rac. more »»

Locals must be ready to do business in Cuba

July 30, 2015 Local business and political leaders soon may be among the first Americans in many decades to set foot in Cuba. more »»

Stop slaughter of endangered animals

July 30, 2015 An ongoing environmental disaster has not received appropriate attention from world leaders, including both Republican and Democrat presidents and members of Congress in the United States. more »»

Preview of the future in the Middle East

July 28, 2015 A preview of one potential scenario for a Middle East including a nuclear-armed Iran is being provided just a few time zones away, in North Korea. There, U.. more »»

Put down the phone, beware of distracted drivers

July 28, 2015 More than 17,000 vehicle crashes — 44 of them fatal — occurred last year due to driver distraction, according to the Ohio State Highway Patrol. more »»

Economic intervention not always answer

July 28, 2015 As so often is the case, good news about the economy is being reacted to by some economists and politicians who fear it will not las. more »»



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