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Letters To The Editor

GUEST COMMENTARY: Minimum wage isn't a career path

Thank you, Mr. Lutze, for proving my point that teachers, intentionally or not, are doing this country a great disservice by teaching socialist/communist economics. If you truly were taught and believe we have class structure as it is in other countries — and do not understand where money co…

13 hours ago

Steelworkers should prepare for negotiation fight

The time is now, for all active and retired steelworkers, to prepare for the fight we face in 2015.

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Incorporate sanctions in illegal immigrant issue

Here’s and idea for President Obummer on how to stem the tides of illegal aliens coming from Central America. Since he was so eager to install and enforce sanctions against Russia for their intrusion into the Ukraine, why not do the same to the countries in Central America that these invader…

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

Peace and prosperity no longer apply to America

Remember the saying, "Peace and Prosperity?"

August 28, 2014 12:00 am
Jackie Robinson players are the definition of cool

Jackie Robinson players are the definition of cool

When my son was in middle school, he attended a summer program at Purdue University Calumet. A young women, his own age, asked, "Are you in a gang?"

August 28, 2014 12:00 am

A different angle on race

Where would I be today if I had been born to an unwed mother, without a father to discipline and teach me and without the moral guidance from my church?

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Some Valpo parks are meant to flood

The Aug. 23 Times article, "Residents rescued from high floodwater," included two photos of Valparaiso's Fairgrounds Park with captions possibly implying that the park flooding was not supposed to happen. It was intentional.

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Hold Dyer's decision makers accountable

Regarding Ron Kaszak's letter in the Aug. 21 edition of The Times:

August 27, 2014 12:00 am

Here we go again at the Gary airport

There was another story about the pile-on at the Gary airport in The Times Aug 21.

August 26, 2014 12:00 am

Police officer's rights are collateral damage in Ferguson

Never fear, Obama's Grand Inquisitor Eric Holder has been dispatched to Ferguson, Mo., to make sure that civil rights are protected. Unfortunately he has the wrong victim.

August 26, 2014 12:00 am

Where were Fort Wayne faculty members before?

Some Purdue University Fort Wayne faculty are upset with Mr. Mitch Daniels comments regarding what they can or cant do with regard to research or doctoral programs and want him to recant his comments.

August 26, 2014 12:00 am

President is flushing nation down toilet

As I observe the president on TV with a gaunt look in his eyes, I wonder if anyone at the White House has thought to have him get a mental health evaluation. The decisions he is making are not those of a man leading a nation.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Maybe Moses could part mess in Cedar Lake

I heard of one miracle -- the parting of the Red Sea by Moses.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Give Hoosiers the right to use ballot initiatives

Indiana is a paranoid communist police state run by the political parties and political interests of the elected individual.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

Why weren't charges filed after fatal crash?

After reading the Aug. 16 article concerning the Aug. 15, 2013, crash on I-65, I am at a loss as to how seven individuals perished and absolutely no charges were filed against the truck driver. Either some detail concerning this accident was left out in The Times’ article or the police depar…

August 25, 2014 12:00 am

We have enough children who need help

In response to the letter on compassion and common sense for border children.

August 25, 2014 12:00 am
Uncle killed at Battle of Argonne

Uncle killed at Battle of Argonne

My mother's brother, Irvin Wilson, of Hebron, was killed at the Battle of Argonne in France on Oct. 7, 1918, at age 20 years old.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am Photos

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War's aftermath tore my family apart

War's aftermath tore my family apart

My grandparents met and were married in Chicago, even though they both were from Slovakia — Michael and Anna Hucko. Their son, John, was born in Chicago.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Soldiers gave oranges to kids at Christmas

My father, Arthur J. Pankau Sr., was born in 1895. He joined the U.S. Army on June 24, 1918. He sailed to France on July 31, 1918, and immediately joined the U.S. troops fighting from the trenches in France. He described the trenches as being cold, wet and muddy due to the constant rain, whi…

August 24, 2014 12:00 am

Grandfather fought tyranny of parents' homeland

My grandfather, Martin C. Heidtman Sr., of Hobart, was assigned to the 362th Infantry (91st division) just after the Muse/ Argonne battle where the 91st had sustained heavy casualties.

August 24, 2014 12:00 am
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