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Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Support future of Crestwood students 1

Crestwood voters have a decsion to make on Tuesday. The fact of the matter isn't really about money or even a new school, the fact it's all about "kids." When I drive by the "School on the hill," I see a place of opportunity.

Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Mobilizing progressive resistance a critical priority

The progressive vision for America -- to make life better for all families, not just the privileged elite at the top -- has suffered setbacks. After the 2016 election, Republicans control the White House, both chambers of Congress and more than half of state governments.

By James A. Haught Tribune News Service (tns)
Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Trumpcan climb down from the wall

"You know, I said we were going to build a wall and Mexico was gonna pay for it. But it turns out, the bad hombres heard about Trump, and they stopped coming. They gave up. So we don't even need a wall. We just needed to let everybody know they're not going to take advantage of us anymore.

Chicago Tribune (tns)
Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Expo, Taste of Kent a big success

I'd like to publicly thank everyone that participated in and/or attended the 13th Annual Kent Area Chamber of Commerce Business, Community & Healthcare Expo and Taste of Kent recently held at Theodore Roosevelt High School.

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Apr 28, 2017 4:00 AM

Keep Brady Lake

Recently there have been flyers delivered to most homes in the Brady Lake community with the headline: "DON'T FALL FOR IT!!!" That headline refers appropriately to the flyer itself.

Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Students need to be vaccinated

There is a disturbing trend in schools throughout the Buckeye state: More Ohio students are not getting vaccinated before starting kindergarten. Even worse, the number of unvaccinated students is unknown because documentation is incomplete.

By The Associated Press
Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Crestwood needs new school 1

In my opinion, It's not about time, time is overdue! I have had the benefit of living in the Crestwood school district for 76 years and the honor of graduating with the class of 1956, the first class to use the name Crestwood.

Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Great Lakes need EPA help

Troubling rumors continue to swirl that the Trump administration will shutter the Environmental Protection Agency's large regional office serving the Great Lakes region ...

Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Don't dissolve Brady Lake 1

Brady Lake residents voted last year for a road levy which would fund the repair of seven roads. As anyone who has driven in the village can attest, our roads are in deplorable condition!

Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Support Ravenna Twp. fire levy

Ravenna Township always prioritizes and supports what we value. Our township fire department needs us and we are there. Why does our community support the fire department? We trust they clearly understand what our community identifies as being important.

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Apr 27, 2017 4:00 AM

Support Crestwood 1

Some of us remember or heard public school stories of a one-room schoolhouse, an outhouse and no calculators. Those days served us well, but in order to keep up with the times, changes had to be made. Crestwood school buildings served this community well.

Apr 26, 2017 4:00 AM

It's time tosupport Crestwood 1

In my opinion, It's not about time and time is overdue! I have had the benefit of living in the Crestwood school district for 76 years and the honor of graduating with the class of 1956, the first class to use the name Crestwood.

Apr 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Where isTrump's 'armada'? 2

WASHINGTON -- The USS Carl Vinson, 1,100 feet long, has a displacement of 97,000 tons and sails with two nuclear reactors and about 60 aircraft. It's escorted by a guided-missile cruiser and two destroyers. So how did President Trump lose it?

Dana Milbank
Apr 26, 2017 4:00 AM

Trump betraying supporters 3

I voted for Donald Trump because he promised to pursue a new foreign policy. As he said in December, "We will stop looking to topple regimes and overthrow governments. Our goal is stability, not chaos, because we want to rebuild our country.

By Justin Raimondolos Angeles Times (tns)
Apr 26, 2017 4:00 AM

What's wrongwith faster deportations? 1

If there were ever a cautionary tale about the perils of speeding immigrant deportations, it's the case of Juan Manuel Montes, a 23-year-old Dreamer from a California border town. Last week his attorneys filed a lawsuit arguing that U.S.

The Sacramento Bee (tns)
Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Don't criticize immigration officials

Some government officials are being condemned by millions of Americans for a strange reason: They are enforcing the law.

The News-sentinel (fort Wayne, Ind.) (tns)
Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

When student protestors defeat their cause 1

At Middlebury College, student demonstrators recently shut down a speech by Charles Murray, the conservative author, in the process injuring a Middlebury professor who was accompanying him.

By Cass R. Sustein Bloomberg View
Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Is Trump bluffing or dealing on health care

Just when Americans thought the Obamacare repeal effort was dead and buried, President Donald Trump has exhumed it. The president says he wants a deal on health care before moving on to tax reform and other priorities. The White House is pushing for another vote on a new bill in the coming days.

Chicago Tribune (tns)
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Apr 25, 2017 4:00 AM

Is democracy in a death spiral?

"You all start with the premise that democracy is some good. I don't think it's worth a damn. Churchill is right. The only thing to be said for democracy is that there is nothing else that's any better.

Apr 24, 2017 4:00 AM

Gamble on the Thames: The Brexit saga takes a twist with a snap election

British Prime Minister Theresa May proposed an early election Tuesday, approved by Parliament on Wednesday, for June 8, a mere seven weeks from now.