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Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND – A four-dimensional signpost designated the cross streets as the center of this city’s Gateway District. “WE the people welcome you to Cleveland,” proclaimed the poster atop one side, signed by Mayor Frank P. Jackson. Below, on another side, read a darker proclamation, this one unsigned: “Hillary’s America. Planned parenthood or planned prisonhood. Democrats […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND – A four-dimensional signpost designated the cross streets as the center of this city’s Gateway District. “WE the people welcome you to Cleveland,” proclaimed the poster atop one side, signed by Mayor Frank P. Jackson. Below, on another side, read a darker proclamation, this one unsigned: “Hillary’s America. Planned parenthood or planned prisonhood. Democrats […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND – A four-dimensional signpost designated the cross streets as the center of this city’s Gateway District. “WE the people welcome you to Cleveland,” proclaimed the poster atop one side, signed by Mayor Frank P. Jackson. Below, on another side, read a darker proclamation, this one unsigned: “Hillary’s America. Planned parenthood or planned prisonhood. Democrats […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND – Ask members of the Ohio delegation to the Republican National Convention whether they’re disappointed John Kasich will not be their party’s presidential nomination, and they say yes. Then ask whether they will unite behind Donald Trump, and many say yes, the alternative – Hillary Clinton – is unthinkable. But ask the chairman of […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND — Republican successes in Ohio mirror those of Republicans nationwide, a dominance that hopefully will extend to the state electing a Republican president and retaining Rob Portman, U.S. Sen. Tom Cotton told Ohio delegates to the Republican National Convention this morning during a blistering attack on Hillary Clinton and the Obama Administration Cotton, an […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

CLEVELAND – It felt like a scene out of a family reunion, only in tighter confines. As the Ohio delegates to the Republican National Convention flowed into their breakfast meeting at the DoubleTree by Hilton this morning, there were handshakes and congratulations and hugs aplenty. Updates on the kids’ last swim meet or tales from […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — When Tracey Winbush walks into the Quicken Loans Arena today for the start of the Republican National Convention, she’ll do so as this city’s only delegate, an entrepreneur with an on-site pop-up store that sells jewelry and greeting cards, and as a talk-show host for a Cleveland radio station. “I’m trying to […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Fund for Women and Girls will award $14,321 to the Youngstown Business Incubator’s Women in Entrepreneurship program at a reception from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. July 20 at the Harriet Taylor Upton House, 380 Mahoning Ave. The Fund for Women and Girls is a component fund of the Community Foundation of […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – The Mahoning Valley chapter of 100 Women Who Care has selected the Mahoning Valley Lifelong Learning Institute as the recipient of its quarterly donation. The institute at Park Vista of Youngstown’s Gelhaar Center offers 20 educational courses to seniors in the area in four areas: religion and spirituality, arts and culture, history […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio — Donald Kline’s commute from suburban Pittsburgh to Youngstown is, in his words, “some of the more productive 55 minutes I have every morning.” It’s during this time when Kline, president and CEO of Mercy Health-Youngstown, mentally maps out his day and braces for the tasks ahead. “Usually no one is texting me […]

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