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Trump could rescue country

September 17, 2016 Our country is at the edge of a cliff. Do we go over the edge with Hillary Clinton or get pulled back by Donald Trump? Trump believes in putting America first, not trying to be the world’s policema. more »»

Logan police officers earn their stripes

September 17, 2016 Logan Township Chief Tim Mercer and Officer Cory Roland deserve credit. It is heartwarming to see a police force so involved in public safety. more »»

Double standard on Trump, Clinton

September 17, 2016 In the Sept. 3 Mirror, there was another opinion by someone from Altoona calling Hillary Clinton a liar. more »»

Pedophilia not limited to Catholic Church

September 16, 2016 This letter is in reference to many of the letters in the Mirror about the grand jury report on sex abuse in the Catholic Church. more »»

Legislators ‘don’t care’ about your tax relief

September 16, 2016 No legislator in Harrisburg is serious about tax relief for property owners, including the Johns — Sen. Eichelberger Jr., R-Blair, and Rep. McGinnis, R-Altoona. more »»

Diocese as ‘partner’ lacks common sense

September 15, 2016 The recent news article that the Altoona-Johnstown Catholic Diocese, with Bishop Mark Bartchak, will partner with state and local officials to combat sexual abuse, is shocking. more »»

Start of school day should be pushed back

September 14, 2016 The alarm going off at 7 a.m. is the most dreaded sound of all students across the border. more »»

PSU Altoona students should park for free

September 12, 2016 I am writing this in regards to last Tuesday’s article on Penn State Altoona’s parking issues. more »»

Lakemont puts cap on its season

September 12, 2016 Hats off to Lakemont Park for the very enjoyable way to end the summer. There was a variety of things to do. Ricky Lee put on a great concert with a tribute to veterans and the labor force of America. more »»

Church must stress prevention

September 10, 2016 This is one of the most difficult letters for me to write, as it is a desperate criticism of my church. more »»

Shining salute to patriotism

September 9, 2016 If you read Colin Kaepernick’s biography in Wikipedia, you will learn that he has had nothing but success in both the classroom and in athletics. more »»

Additional rail service would benefit region

September 8, 2016 I am writing in reference to the Mirror editorial entitled, “Rail Traffic requires joint effort” on Sept. 1. more »»

Write in candidate before voting for Clinton

September 8, 2016 I’m hearing people say they don’t like Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton, but they’ll just vote for Clinton. Don’t vote for her just because you don’t like him. You have the choice of a write-in vote. more »»

Some Democrats have short memories

September 7, 2016 With reference to the letter of Helen Casner in the Aug. more »»

‘Voters hold key to curbing power’

September 7, 2016 Much like a narcotic, power can corrupt incumbent politicians — both Republican and Democrat. more »»

Eichelberger sets record straight

September 5, 2016 A letter to the editor by Michele Gonsman published on Aug. more »»

‘Never Trumpers’ better wake up

September 3, 2016 To all Republicans: For those of you that can’t seem to figure out what side of the fence you’re on, you better get your head out of wherever you have it stuck. Our country is falling apart around us. more »»

Halvorson ‘still a Republican’

September 3, 2016 The best choice for Congress in the 9th District is Art Halvorson, who serviced his country as a rescue pilot and commanding officer in the U.S. Coast Guard. more »»

Courage to do the right thing

September 2, 2016 An Aug. 16 Mirror article referencing the town hall meeting discussion of the Senate’s failure to support lifting the statute of limitations for past sex offenses reveals only a sliver of truth. more »»

Criticism of Obama unfounded

September 1, 2016 I found the cartoon on Friday’s Opinion page quite offensive to our president. more »»

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