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Editorials are the opinion of The Journal Gazette Editorial Board: President Julie Inskeep, publisher Sherry Skufca, editorial page editor Karen Francisco and editorial writer Matthew LeBlanc.

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Stories by Editorial Board

Welcoming new refugees can unite us

Randall Rider said his Fort Wayne church has never sponsored a refugee family, but that could change.

October 17, 2021 1:00 am

Gotta catch 'em all ... Collectors crave cookies

Sandwich cookies are selling for thousands of dollars online.Really.

October 16, 2021 1:00 am

Public school defenders fight - and switch

Jennifer McCormick, Indiana's last elected superintendent of public instruction, surprised few observers when she confirmed in June that...

October 16, 2021 1:00 am

Football proves to be a big bet among Hoosiers

The turning of the seasons to autumn has brought with it the return of the country's favorite sport: football. Hoosiers –...

October 16, 2021 1:00 am

 Associated Press
Jefferson Lopez-Martinez, then 5, balances an apple in his mouth during a healthy-eating event at the White House in 2015.

Healthy sign

The numbers for so long have been so bad.

October 15, 2021 1:00 am