Thumbs down: Court blunder
A Franklin County Common Pleas court's stay on revoking the liquor license of a long-time Cincinnati trouble spot disregarded near-unanimous recommendations from the neighborhood, the police and the Ohio Liquor Control Board.
Thumbs up: Bravo, Paavo
Cincinnati's musical love affair with conductor Paavo Jarvi should last until at least the end of the decade, thanks to a four-year contract extension Jarvi signed with the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra this week.
Ky. Gov. Patton: Ethics charges
The Kentucky ethics commission Tuesday added another round of charges against Gov. Paul E. Patton for abusing his office to benefit his lover.
Bengals official objects to stadium story
This is a time when Cincinnati should be celebrating its accomplishments. Instead, the Enquirer served the cause of dividing this community with its March 18 report comparing Paul Brown Stadium and Great American Ball Park.
GUEST COLUMNIST - WILLIAM A. HAZLETON Winning the peace: Acts of completion
Be it the Middle East, Balkans, Kashmir, or Cyprus, former-President Clinton and British Prime Minister Blair have cited the Good Friday Agreement as a model for resolving conflict.
GUEST COLUMNIST - GERRY KELLY Winning the peace: An 'imbedded conflict'
This week most Irish political leaders are in the United States to mark St. Patrick's Day. Unfortunately it is not all about celebrating Ireland's national day. Serious political work also needs to be done.
Key dates in the peace process