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Tuesday, July 19, 2016

CLEVELAND – As crowds wander through downtown Cleveland and security lines snake their way around the streets, there’s plenty of Donald Trump memorabilia available. The closer you get to Quicken Loans Arena, the site of the convention, the more there seems to be. Vendors, no more than a stone’s throw away and never out of […]

Monday, July 18, 2016

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio – It was business as usual at the Youngstown-Warren Regional Airport and the area’s hotels during Day One of the Republican National Convention in Cleveland, officials said Monday. The airport, and many executives and managers in the local hospitality industry, had hoped to gain some sort of boost from overflow air traffic and […]

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 […]

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