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Letters To The Editor

Upset with blacktop job on SR 170

To the editor: I must be the dumbest person in the world . I always thought that new blacktop was to make roads better not like we ended up with on state Route 170. Where were government inspectors that were suppose to watch out for taxpayer money? Used to be contractors raised manholes ...

Liverpool Township official endorses trustee

To the editor: I am sending this letter of endorsement on behalf of Trustee Keith Burke, of Liverpool Township, who is competent, efficient, and honest. I have spent the last 24 years serving the Zoning Commission and Zoning Board of Appeals for Liverpool Township, both of which are ...

Trustees urging support of road equipment levy

To the editor: The Yellow Creek Township Board of Trustees along with the fiscal officer are supporting the "purchase and maintenance of road equipment levy." This is a 2-mill renewal levy for five years. We are encouraging all voters of the township to do the same on Nov. 5. "No Increase ...

One-Day-at-a-Time Club could use some support

To the editor: The One-Day-at-a-Time Club of East Liverpool was forced to sell their unstable building and are looking to buy another (on land contract if possible). We are a non-profit organization that for 30 years have helped people with problems with alcohol and drugs stay sober and ...

When are Democrats going to help the people?

To the editor: The Democrats are just who you would want on your jury. They found Kavanaugh guilty before the hearing. Found the witness was telling the truth, before they heard the evidence. Said there was collusion before Mueller gave the report (cost taxpayers $40 million). Now they ...

Praise for city administrators for being proactive

To the editor: I have been following the efforts of the city of East Liverpool's cdministration to rid the city of blighted and uninhabitable properties and they should be applauded for their initiative. City Housing Inspector Bob Smith has "stepped up to the plate" and is spearheading this ...

Some information about MSSA

To the editor: I think a lot of individuals are unaware about the MSSA Super Walk coming up on Saturday, Sept. 28, and a lot more people uninformed about who the MSSA is. MSSA stands for Multiple Sclerosis Services Agency. We are a 501(c)3 NON-PROFIT agency, providing services to those ...

Unhappy with the Wellsville state report card “D”

To the editor: I had the pleasure of seeing the new Wellsville football/track facility recently. It is a special place and worth the trip to see. I also recently saw in the newspaper the lousy report card the school district received. Not good. Then I read today (Sept 17) the lip service ...

JOBS Act would provide shorter-term assistance

To the editor: Thank you, Senator Portman, for authoring bipartisan legislation called the JOBS Act. The JOBS Act would allow low-income students to use Pell Grants for shorter-term training programs. Community colleges around the country have made this legislation their number one ...

Are you willing to lose the United State Postal Service?

To the editor: I am writing because the United States Postal Service is in jeopardy. Since 2006, our US Postal Service has been held back by a Congressionally mandated requirement to pre-fund its retirees’ healthcare benefits 70 years into the future—an obligation placed on virtually ...