• Editorial: ‘Do you know who I am?’ Not yet, but the people of Cook County deserve to find out. 18 Jul 2019 20:17 According to the county inspector general, the original offender illegally parked in a space for the disabled, then reached out to the unnamed commissioner for help dodging the fine. Pope, a 30-year law officer and former bodyguard to County Board …
  • Editorial: Would Trump tell white congressmen: 'Go back where you came from'? 18 Jul 2019 14:01 CBC Editorial: Thursday, July 18, 2019; Editorial #8445 The following is the opinion of Capitol Broadcasting Company. How does anyone demonstrate their love for America? They can do it by participating in the United States’ democracy even in the face of …
  • Editorial: Opioid crisis sees a glimmer of hope 18 Jul 2019 11:25 Last week, Minnesota Department of Health announced that preliminary statewide data shows a 17% decrease in overall drug overdose deaths in Minnesota — from 733 in 2017 to 607 in 2018. Emphasize preliminary, but more death certificates listing the cause as …
  • Editorial: MS-13 was born in L.A. No wall can keep it out 18 Jul 2019 10:28 Like it or not, Los Angeles and El Salvador are inextricably linked. The latest reminder came this week with the unsealing of an indictment against 22 members of MS-13, the violent gang born on the streets of L.A. in the 1980s among young refugees from the …
  • Editorial: It’s long past time to raise the national minimum wage 18 Jul 2019 10:28 It’s been a decade since workers earning the federal minimum wage got a raise. That’s the longest stretch of time that the country’s lowest paid workers have gone without an increase since President Franklin D. Roosevelt signed the Fair Labor Standards Act …
  • [Editorial] Listen to residents 18 Jul 2019 08:37 Sejong City Council in South Chungcheong Province announced its unanimous official position that the government should postpone its decision on dismantling the Sejong Weir on the Geum River. “More than 200 billion won ($169 million) of taxpayers’ money was …
  • EDITORIAL: Please, let robo-umps be just a bad idea in passing 18 Jul 2019 08:30 And here some of us thought they ruined baseball when they came up with the designated hitter. Isn't the whole point of baseball to push against the must-have-it-now world of modern America? Football has a clock. Basketball has a clock. Hockey has a …
  • [Editorial] The importance of Stilwell’s remarks for supporting diplomatic efforts 18 Jul 2019 08:02
  • John Murray promotes Zigmond to editorial director 18 Jul 2019 07:38 Published July 18, 2019 by Mark Chandler John Murray has promoted senior commissioning editor Joe Zigmond to editorial director. John Murray has promoted senior commissioning editor Joe Zigmond to editorial director. Zigmond first joined the Hodder imprint …
  • EDITORIAL: Sharing the city’s streets 18 Jul 2019 07:11 With the recent tragic spate of cyclists’ deaths, once again the city’s bike culture — and its car and truck culture, as well — are under the spotlight, as we all try to make sense of what’s going on and figure out what must be done to make our city safe …
  • Editorial: Gold Stars and Dunce Caps 18 Jul 2019 07:08 The long planned $4.32-million renovation of Long Wharf could begin as early as September 9 or 10, right after the Chamber of Commerce’s annual HarborFest event that is set to take place on the wharf on the weekend of September 7 and 8, Sag Harbor Mayor …
  • Editorial: MDMA, festivals, and you 18 Jul 2019 05:21 Hans Lovejoy, editor Hello, young and impressionable person. Wassup. With many of you coming to the area to enjoy Splendour in the Grass this week, let’s talk about something perhaps your parents, teachers, and preachers have not broached – drugs! It’s …
  • EDITORIAL: AOC chief of staff admits goal of Green New Deal is reshaping American economy 18 Jul 2019 05:03 It’s no longer a conspiracy theory to believe that climate change proposals are Trojan Horses for implementing the left’s preferred economic policies. It’s no longer right-wing paranoia to argue that many climate change proposals are Trojan horses for …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Developments in mining sector pleasing 18 Jul 2019 04:37 The Chronicle Zimbabwe on Tuesday registered yet another milestone when Government signed a joint venture with the world’s top diamond producer by volumes, Alrosa Overseas. SA. for the exploration, extraction and marketing of the country’s diamonds.   The …
  • Editorial: Take pies just in case 18 Jul 2019 04:06 Some bits and bites to chew on this week: We were thinking that Town council members might want to take some luscious fruit with them to the Union of BC Municipalities convention this fall. This would prove to the ministers how important the Gallagher Lake …
  • Guest editorial: Expanding S.R. 248 is necessary, even if many Parkites do not like it 18 Jul 2019 03:37 It isn’t surprising that there is some opposition to UDOT’s plan to address the traffic problems on S.R. 248. Road work always involves inconvenience, and it is not unusual for some in a community to object to transportation changes that they think might …
  • Record editorial: Summit County must act to protect vital watersheds in the Uintas 18 Jul 2019 03:37 What’s the best way to get the ball across the goal line? That’s the question Summit County is asking about its long-stated desire to protect critical wildlife and watershed areas in the Uinta Mountains after previous attempts to work with Rep. Rob Bishop’ …
  • Editorial: 'Greatest challenge is yet to come for Von der Leyen' 18 Jul 2019 02:14 The former German defence minister has proven herself immensely capable, and those strengths will be tested in the coming months, at a time when the "confidence" of Europe looks decidedly shaky.She will need the hands of a neurosurgeon and the …
  • Editorial: Attic Angel community's 130th birthday 18 Jul 2019 01:24 More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - Attic Angel has been a part of Madison for almost as long as Madison has been a city. They are connected in some very meaningful ways. Started by two sisters with a shared concern for children, Attic Angel Association, then …
  • Editorial: Chicago’s heat wave and other gut checks: How will you respond? 18 Jul 2019 01:23 Back then, Tim Hadac, a spokesman for the Chicago Department of Public Health, summed up what was missing. “In 1995, this might sound corny, but in Chicago, we need a little more of looking out for the other guy.”
  • Editorial: Remembering Long Island’s contribution to Apollo 11 18 Jul 2019 01:03 Long Islanders can be particularly proud on July 20, as Americans celebrate the 50th anniversary of the first human steps taken on the moon by Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin. Many of the men and women who once worked at the Grumman Corporation in Bethpage, …
  • Editorial: Time to remove this Supremacist-in-Chief 18 Jul 2019 00:57 On Tuesday, the House of Representatives voted to condemn the racist statements of the person whom Congresswoman Ayanna Pressley refers to as “the current occupant of the White House.” The reprimand was a good start. But the fact that only four Republican …
  • Editorial: Start building the veterans cemetery 18 Jul 2019 00:20 Veterans who honorably served this country must still wait for a fitting final resting place, and that is unacceptable. The Department of Veterans Affairs needs to make a priority of building the cemetery it promised for Western New York. If necessary, …
  • Editorial: Mayor working to fulfill paving promise 17 Jul 2019 23:20 Editorial Board • Today at 1:39 PM Newly sworn-in Kingsport Mayor Pat Shull is off to a great start. During the campaign, Shull said that he knocked on thousands of doors and that residents told him their top concern was the condition of city streets. The …
  • EDITORIAL: City must justify use of cash before raising taxes 17 Jul 2019 22:50 Wednesday, July 17, 2019 20:47 By EDITORIAL Nairobi Governor Mike Sonko. FILE PHOTO | NMG  Nairobi County has just released its budget just like the other counties, not unpredictably seeking to raise taxes for city dwellers. The new levies include a Sh1, …
  • EDITORIAL: Expand ministry probe 17 Jul 2019 22:50 Wednesday, July 17, 2019 20:47 By EDITORIAL Health Secretary Sicily Kariuki. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The recent NTV expose that revealed how supermarkets are using high levels of preservatives to keep their meat fresh for longer has moved the State into action …
  • Editorial Comment: Implement producer price policy delicately 17 Jul 2019 22:37 The Herald There is intense debate countrywide on whether or not the Government should prescribe producer prices for agricultural produce . Cotton, wheat and maize are major crops in which Government has keen interest and before the opening of every …
  • TIMES EDITORIAL: Cheers & Jeers 17 Jul 2019 22:17 On the House's condemnation of Trump's tweets, and the mentally ill continuously being incarcerated. Cheers to the House condemning Trump’s remarks as racist Tuesday, the House condemned Trump’s tweet telling four Democratic congresswomen to go …
  • Guest Editorial: Budget update: Keeping you in the know 17 Jul 2019 21:38 Rep. Derwin L. Montgomery I hope that you were able to enjoy time with friends and loved ones during the Independence Day holiday. We returned to the General Assembly on Monday, July 8, just over a week after our fiscal year started, but without the luxury …
  • Editorial Cartoon: Giant Leap 17 Jul 2019 21:38 Receive Chronicle Updates Categories Archives Archives Select Month July 2019 June 2019 May 2019 April 2019 March 2019 February 2019 January 2019 December 2018 November 2018 October 2018 September 2018 August 2018 July 2018 June 2018 May 2018 April 2018 …
  • Editorial: Time to tap a new law for beer distribution 17 Jul 2019 21:09
  • It stinks to be a guard, or an inmate, at Florida’s prisons | Editorial 17 Jul 2019 20:25 The study also had this important finding that may end up applying to the Lake incident: ″...one of (the Department of Corrections’) more important policies, use of force, was found to be confusing, unnecessarily complicated, and lacking clear direction …
  • Editorial – Jason Kenney is tilting at windmills 17 Jul 2019 18:52 Tom Henihan On July 4, Jason Kenney announced a yearlong, $2.5 million inquiry into foreign interests opposed to the development of Alberta’s oil industry donating money to environmental groups in Canada. Kenney promises that the inquiry will look into not …
  • Editorial: Reflections on working 23 years at the Miner 17 Jul 2019 18:28 This is my final editorial for The Northern Miner, as I will soon depart to join gold miner Agnico Eagle Mines as a senior geologist in their Toronto head office, working on technical writing. After almost 23 years at the Miner, including the past 14 years …
  • [Editorial] Cooperation between S. Korean government and businesses more crucial than ever 17 Jul 2019 18:11
  • EDITORIAL: Moon launch lifted all of humanity 17 Jul 2019 15:27 This March 30, 1969 photo made available by NASA shows the crew of the Apollo 11, from left, Neil Armstrong, commander; Michael Collins, module pilot; Edwin E. "Buzz" Aldrin, lunar module pilot. Apollo 11 was the first manned mission to the …
  • EDITORIAL: MVFD Independence A Game-Changer! 17 Jul 2019 14:50 A momentous community milestone was reached in Moapa Valley a couple of weeks ago. It happened quietly and without much fanfare. In fact, other than a handful of people who were ‘in the know’ about it, most folks didn’t even realize it happened. But it was …
  • Editorial Cartoon: Statue of Bigotry 17 Jul 2019 14:32
  • Editorial: Profit shouldn’t be the goal with life-saving drugs 17 Jul 2019 14:06 With all the rancor in Washington, D.C., these days, it catches your attention when members of Congress reach across the aisle to get something done. Earlier this month, Democrats Dick Durbin of Illinois and Tina Smith of Minnesota, along with Republican …
  • Editorial: Paul Ryan should be so very ashamed of himself 17 Jul 2019 13:42 It is astounding to Wisconsinites who have been paying attention that Paul Ryan keeps peddling the fantasy that there is an honorable high-end Republicanism that has differed from the crude politics of Donald Trump. Yet the political careerist who …
  • Editorial: Look out for each other 17 Jul 2019 13:18
  • Editorial: Real heroes shun personal fortune, fame 17 Jul 2019 12:22 Fifty years ago Tuesday, astronauts Neil Armstrong, Edwin "Buzz" Aldrin and Michael Collins strapped themselves atop several hundred thousand gallons of kerosene and liquid oxygen and rocketed toward the moon, a destination their Apollo 11 …
  • Editorial: Yet again, Trump ignores the law to impose his will on America’s neighbors 17 Jul 2019 10:15 Less than two years ago, President Trump sought to end the moratorium President Obama had placed on deporting “Dreamers,” calling it an abuse of presidential authority and “an end-run around Congress” that violated “the core tenets that sustain our …
  • [Editorial] Be frank 17 Jul 2019 08:40 Japan is taking steps to remove South Korea from a list of countries being provided preferential export treatment for Japanese-made strategic goods. Tokyo may well stop the move because it lacks legitimacy and would only further worsen the situation. If …
  • Editorial: Settlement best for church, town in land dispute 17 Jul 2019 08:38 Agreement on the rightful owner of the historic village land surrounding Town Hall and First Parish Church has not come easily. Closed-door negotiations have been taking place for nearly a year between two sides with firmly held positions about ownership. …
  • EDITORIAL: National Education Association to students: What do we care? 17 Jul 2019 06:16 Item to emphasize student achievement fails at convention. The late Albert Shanker, longtime head of the American Federation of Teachers, is often credited with stating, “When schoolchildren start paying union dues, that’s when I’ll start representing the …
  • Opinion: Editorial: Pet Connection, Send Photos 17 Jul 2019 05:43 The Pet Issue, a twice-yearly special edition, will publish the last week of July, and photos and stories of your pets with you and your family should be submitted by Thursday, July 25. We invite you to send stories about your pets, photos of you and your …
  • Editorial: Reggie Leach induction to the Hockey Hall of Fame overdue 17 Jul 2019 05:16 It’s sometimes hard to picture the mild mannered and gracious gentleman that is Reggie Leach as a high-scoring, hard drinking member of the Philadelphia Flyers’ Broad Street Bullies, that rough and tumble hockey team that seemed to dominate hockey in the …
  • Editorial: Look out for each other 17 Jul 2019 04:34 More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - To some degree, we're headed into uncharted territory as climate change causes more extreme weather events. From torrential rains to searing heat, potentially dangerous weather is happening more often and lasting longer. …
  • Tribune Editorial: Start standing up for America 17 Jul 2019 03:25 Everything that America stands for is under constant and withering assault by, of all people, its own chief magistrate. And the threat to our society that is posed by his racist taunts, his xenophobic policies, his sexist cracks, his hateful aura, will not …
  • Editorial: The system gets it right 17 Jul 2019 02:22 How often is it said that a recently-sentenced defendant, especially one who has been convicted of crimes against children, deserved “more than he got”? Usually, sentences that seem too light to us — the “general public” — are the result of plea deals in …
  • Editorial: 'Human cost of the tracker scandal won't be forgotten' 17 Jul 2019 02:19 Perhaps the one thing most of us naively had hoped for was that the enormously expensive lifeline would at least buy us some insurance against further scandal. Surely our financial pillars could not buckle and betray us again?We were of course wrong. Ten …
  • Editorial: Farewell to State Education chief MaryEllen Elia 17 Jul 2019 01:28 Our No. 1 complaint with the tenure of MaryEllen Elia as state education commissioner is that it was too short. Elia displayed toughness when needed, but could also play the role of conciliator when controversies such as Common Core standards or student …
  • Editorial Comment: Health sector on road to recovery 17 Jul 2019 01:19 The Herald Three months ago, President Mnangagwa met with representatives of medical doctors to address challenges besetting the health sector. During the meeting, medical doctors’ representatives highlighted problems in the health sector that were …
  • The NAPCP Seeks Commercial Card and Payments Editorial Content for the TransAct! Newsletter and Online Resource Center 17 Jul 2019 01:19 The NAPCP TransAct! newsletter is a monthly, themed distribution serving the Commercial Card and Payments industry worldwide. MAPLE GROVE, Minn. (PRWEB) July 16, 2019 The process of contributing Commercial Card and Payments editorial content to the NAPCP…
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: New anti-graft commissioners must deliver 16 Jul 2019 23:51 The Chronicle On assuming office in November 2017, President Mnangagwa committed himself to sparing no effort in fighting corruption. He, however, soon found out that the body, whose mandate was to make his goal achievable, the Zimbabwe Anti-Corruption …
  • Guest editorial: S.R. 248 debate shows elected officials must reboot their priorities 16 Jul 2019 23:06 I’ve been following with great interest the S.R. 248 project, but County Councilman Glenn Wright’s comments in the July 6 Park Record put me over the top. Wright’s rejection of UDOT’s proposal to widen S.R. 248 is nothing short of irresponsible leadership, …
  • EDITORIAL: Volunteering has many benefits 16 Jul 2019 22:27 Having seen another successful RiverSong pass this past weekend, and Water Carnival a few weeks before that, it seems appropriate to offer thanks to the backbone of such events. Big community events such as RiverSong and Water Carnival in Hutchinson, or …
  • EDITORIAL: Restore confidence in the property market 16 Jul 2019 21:56 Tuesday, July 16, 2019 19:32 By EDITORIAL Sunset Boulevard Estate in Athi River, Machakos County, PHOTO | EVANS HABIL |NMG  An eviction threat facing more than 200 home buyers in Athi River’s Sunset Boulevard Estate following a dispute between the …
  • EDITORIAL: Resolve taxi dispute 16 Jul 2019 21:55 Tuesday, July 16, 2019 19:33 By EDITORIAL Striking Uber drivers park vehicles at Uhuru Park in Nairobi in the past over pricing of ride. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The ongoing strike by digital taxi drivers is no doubt a huge cost to the economy. Digital taxis have …
  • Editorial: Kabul welcomes 16 Jul 2019 20:38 (MENAFN - Afghanistan Times) In the wake of declining tension between Islamabad and New Delhi, Pakistan announced reopening of its airspace for civilian flights, thus enabling a number of regional countries and international airlines of resuming its …
  • Editorial: Endorsing the Aldergator: Appoint the city’s most famous alligator as Chicago’s 51st alderman 16 Jul 2019 20:16 Chance could be an extremely effective ribbon-cutter (Snap!) and would of course serve on a council committee. Public Safety? No. Zoning? Probably not. Maybe Special Events, Cultural Affairs and Recreation, where the Aldergator could spearhead the Humboldt …
  • Editorial: Lori Lightfoot’s high-stakes test: Cutting a CTU deal (and paying for it) 16 Jul 2019 20:16 The union is asking for a lot more than wage increases from a hard-pressed school district and hard-pressed taxpayers. CTU leaders want to limit maximum classroom sizes to 20 to 24 students in early grades. They also demand a counselor for every 250 …
  • Editorial: Low inflation keeping NZ economy on the ground 16 Jul 2019 17:32 EDITORIAL: Is low inflation the new normal for our economy? Rising petrol prices and rents grabbed the headlines yesterday as inflation rose to an annual rate of 1.7 per cent for the June quarter. But it was far from a big spike and while it is inside the …
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  • EPA Decision Not To Ban Asbestos Blasted In New England Journal of Medicine Editorial 16 Jul 2019 15:59 A recent decision by U.S. regulators to allow continued and new uses of asbestos is being slammed in an editorial published last week in a prominent medical journal, questioning the decision in the face of years of evidence that asbestos exposure can cause …
  • Let’s celebrate Apollo 11, but let’s also find a way to launch new adventures together | Editorial 16 Jul 2019 14:55 This moment is particularly meaningful to Central Floridians, where the eight-day mission in 1969 had its beginning. Our region was, and still is, emotionally and economically invested in space exploration, probably more so than anywhere else in the world.
  • Editorial on clean energy fails 16 Jul 2019 14:27 Thank for getting at least some things right in your July 13 editorial. "Clean energy comes with a high price." Actually no, it's competitive with dirty energy, but it does come with a price, like everything else. You did get right the basic …
  • Editorial: To be silent is to enable Trump 16 Jul 2019 13:20
  • Editorial: Alex Acosta isn’t the only one who mishandled the Jeffrey Epstein situation 16 Jul 2019 12:35 Labor Secretary R. Alexander Acosta announced Friday that he was stepping down from the Trump administration in the wake of accusations that, as a federal prosecutor years ago, he mishandled the case of Jeffrey Epstein, the wealthy and politically …
  • Editorial: Trump’s anti-immigration agenda could make L.A.’s homelessness crisis even worse 16 Jul 2019 12:35 President Trump recently weighed in on the rise in homelessness in cities across the country, including Los Angeles and San Francisco, and warned that the federal government may “do something to get that whole thing cleaned up” — whatever that means. But …
  • Editorial: California doesn’t get to decide who runs for president 16 Jul 2019 12:35 After the deeply dismaying 2016 presidential election, the Democratic-controlled California Legislature dedicated itself to “the resistance,” with leaders saying they would stand up to the new president to protect the state’s values from his more onerous …
  • Editorial: Want a transit system that actually works? Then L.A. needs bus-only lanes 16 Jul 2019 12:35 It’s time — again — to test whether Los Angeles’ political leaders have the mettle to build a transit-friendly, environmentally sustainable city. Elected officials across the region, but particularly in the city of Los Angeles, love to tout their …
  • Editorial: Trump is truly America’s Bigot-in-Chief 16 Jul 2019 12:30 President Trump’s Twitter feed is a repugnant place, and no one would want the thankless task of having to weed through all his bitter, bigoted ramblings to determine which are the most offensive. But a three-tweet thread early Sunday morning — in which he …
  • Editorial: California continues to show the nation the absurdity and unfairness of money bail 16 Jul 2019 12:30 Bail was set at a stunning $25 million for Naason Joaquin Garcia after he was arrested last month at Los Angeles International Airport on charges of human trafficking and forcing children to perform sex acts. The presumably unattainable amount was sure to …
  • Editorial: Rebuking Trump for his naked bigotry is the least Washington can do 16 Jul 2019 12:30 The resolution House Democrats plan to pass condemning President Trump for his xenophobic, offensive tweets over the weekend is just that — a resolution, without consequences or punishment. It’s not a move toward impeachment, which House Speaker Nancy …
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  • Cuomo agrees with Post editorial — but won’t ax de Blasio 16 Jul 2019 10:14 Gov. Andrew Cuomo agreed on Monday with a front-page Post editorial demanding Mayor Bill de Blasio’s ouster for being an absentee mayor — but said he wasn’t ready to “exercise my legal authority” to make it happen. “I understand their point,” Cuomo, who is …
  • [Editorial] Adjustments needed 16 Jul 2019 09:54 President Moon Jae-in should not feel too sorry for failing to keep his election pledge to increase the minimum wage to 10,000 won ($8.47) per hour within the first three years of his five-year term. Moon offered a public apology through his chief of staff …
  • Editorial: Think there’s hot air here? Ain’t nothing like Raleigh 16 Jul 2019 08:01 They’re back. Hard-headed, stubborn and, rest assured they will tell each of us, doing their very doggone best as the dog days of summer encroach. Think it’s steamy, with heavy air and hard to move here? Ain’t nothing like Raleigh. Our General Assembly is …
  • Editorial: Kaitaia facing a real emergency if Toll closes 16 Jul 2019 06:44 'Virtue signalling' isn't a new expression — it's been around for donkey's years, usually attributed to those who display piety but don't quite live up to their public image. But it's well and truly entered the mass lexicon in …
  • Los Angeles Times Editorial Board Skewers 'Bigot-In-Chief' Trump For Racist Tirade 16 Jul 2019 05:48 In a searing commentary, The Los Angeles Times’ Editorial Board deemed President Donald Trump the nation’s “bigot-in-chief” hours after he fired off a series of blatantly racist tweets on Sunday.The board called the posts “among the most disgusting” on …
  • EDITORIAL: Imagine that: Rents falls when more housing gets built 16 Jul 2019 05:36 Sydney, Australia, shows the way toward solving the affordable housing crunch. Nevada Democrats worried about an affordable housing “crisis” tend to look toward California for “solutions” — proposals such as rent control, more generous taxpayer subsidies …
  • Editorial: Anti-American fringe radicals were at the Western Conservative Summit and the ICE detention center protest 16 Jul 2019 04:45 Extremism and hatred are taking root in American politics and we must all condemn them for the threat they pose to our great country. Coloradans — friends and neighbors who love one another and the U.S. — must use two horrifying events over the weekend as …
  • Editorial: Saving the Economy, Twenty-Five Basis Points at a Time 16 Jul 2019 03:20 Milton Friedman must be rolling in his grave. Friedman, who died in 2006, is widely regarded as the father of modern monetary economics. Among other suggestions, he called upon policymakers to stop trying to manipulate short-run fluctuations in the economy …
  • Editorial: 'HSE needs drastic surgery - we can only hope for a cure'   16 Jul 2019 02:03 They were repositories of political power and influence. Also thrown into the mix were more than 40 health agencies. Navigating or supervising such a labyrinth was near impossible.Thus an amalgamation of roles in a single unified structure made absolute …
  • Editorial: Focused generosity 16 Jul 2019 00:21 For many recipients of Say Yes Buffalo scholarships, attending college can be a joyous achievement. But once on campus, the reality can be difficult. It’s a serious problem: The nonprofit, which guarantees public school students from Buffalo free college …
  • Editorial: Knitting downtown together 16 Jul 2019 00:21 There came a point after so many years that it seemed unimaginable that cars would ever again be allowed to share Main Street. But things change, and they may be about to change again. Motor vehicles were evicted from the downtown thoroughfare more than 30 …
  • Editorial: ‘Donation-Alderman $20,000’: Padding the case for reform at City Hall 15 Jul 2019 22:52 They included on their list reimbursement requests for appraisal, accounting, legal and engineering costs, and other run-of-the-mill expenses. One reimbursement request, however, stood out. “Donation-Alderman $20,000.”
  • Editorial: Keep tweeting, Mr. President, and showing us who you are 15 Jul 2019 22:52 At 7:27 a.m. Sunday, Trump began tweeting about four freshmen Democratic members of Congress who continually rebel against him, push for his impeachment and cause headaches within their own party via their controversial social media postings. Trump’s early …
  • Editorial: To be silent is to enable Trump 15 Jul 2019 22:36 More Headlines MADISON, Wis. - It can be exhausting to read and respond to all of President Donald Trump's postings on Twitter. And for the most part, the right response is no response. But we lose some of our own dignity, some of our responsibility as …
  • [Editorial] Japan’s shameless export controls and the absurdity of LKP leader’s comments 15 Jul 2019 22:22
  • EDITORIAL: Ushering In a New Electoral Era 15 Jul 2019 21:49     Anguilla’s General Elections are now less than twelve months away – as constitutionally due before the end of June, 2020. The 2020 Elections are expected to see new players vying for four at large seats. At least two persons have already publicly …
  • EDITORIAL: Instal footbridges now 15 Jul 2019 20:58 Monday, July 15, 2019 21:55 By EDITORIAL A section of Thika Superhighway. FILE PHOTO | NMG   It has taken unacceptably long to install footbridges on the busy Thika Road, and news of further delays only means that pedestrians will continue chancing their …
  • EDITORIAL COMMENT: Minister Moyo’s London visit a huge success 15 Jul 2019 20:27 The Chronicle Foreign Affairs and International Trade Minister, Sibusiso Moyo has just finished a very successful weeklong engagement with the senior political and business leadership in Britain. Minister Moyo, accompanied by the Permanent Secretary in the …
  • EDITORIAL: The inevitability “no national park” people have to face 15 Jul 2019 20:26 Left to right, Chief Clarence Louie, Chief Keith Crow, B.C. Environment Minister George Heyman, and Minister of Environment and Climate Change Catherine McKenna sign a memorandum of understanding at Nk’Mip Desert Cultural Centre on July 2, the first step …
  • Editorial: No shame for Black Caps in nail-biting cricket final 15 Jul 2019 17:40 EDITORIAL: Like the distraught Martin Guptill, New Zealand needed consoling after the agonisingly close Cricket World Cup final yesterday. Guptill, who batted twice in the final — just one of many twists and turns in a memorable encounter — seemed …
  • EDITORIAL: Financing plan timely 15 Jul 2019 13:21 Sunday, July 14, 2019 22:00 By EDITORIAL Financing is a vital cog in the wheel of economic growth. FILE PHOTO | NMG  The recent initiative to offer 100 women-owned businesses in East Africa a chance to secure additional capital for expanding their …
  • EDITORIAL: Regulator’s audit of PhD degrees welcome 15 Jul 2019 13:21 Sunday, July 14, 2019 22:00 By EDITORIAL It is quite worrying when degrees awarded by the learning institutions are queried with the spotlight being turned on their veracity and quality. FILE PHOTO | NMG  While the move by the Commission for University …