nvdaily.com link to home page

Traffic | Weather | Mobile Edition
      Archives | Subscribe | Special Sections

Opinion arrow Editorials

comments Post comments! Recommended by readers
| 0

Sign up today for county's mass emergency alerts

About 75 tornadoes touched down in Kansas, Oklahoma, Iowa and Nebraska in a 24-hour period this past weekend. Some fatalities were reported, but sternly worded warnings like this from the National Weather Service's Storm Prediction Center - "mass devastation is highly likely" - may have saved lives as residents of those states kept their weather radios on and closely monitored weather news on television and on their smartphones.

| 0

Cain under fire

Herman Cain's unconventional campaign for the Republican presidential nomination has become engulfed in that most conventional bane of candidates: a sex scandal.

| 0

Inside trading verdict

Raj Rajaratnam was a Wall Street success story. The Sri Lankan native rose from being an adept picker of technology stocks at a small New York investment bank to the manager of his own hedge fund with more than $7 billion in assets.

| 0

Our local farming prosperity

By Kim Woodwell Agriculture has been the heart and soul of Virginia's economy for centuries. Today agriculture is Virginia's largest industry -- contributing $55 billion to the state's economy yearly. Shenandoah County is a strong fifth among Virginia counties in...

| 0

McDonnell's bold agenda

Buoyed by an improving state economy, Gov. Bob McDonnell urged legislators Wednesday to embrace a bold agenda of transportation improvements, more affordable college education and pension reform.

| 0

START salvaged

With a last-minute flurry of Republican support, the Senate is on the verge of ratifying a new arms control agreement with Russia, giving President Obama a major foreign policy victory.

| 0

Afghan status report

The Obama administration's review of its Afghan war strategy offers a cautiously optimistic assessment that foresees the end of U.S. military involvement, though later rather than sooner.

| 0

Retreat on drilling

Stung by the fallout, political and environmental, from the massive Gulf oil spill, the Obama administration has rescinded its plan to expand offshore oil exploration into the eastern Gulf of Mexico and along the Atlantic Coast.

| 0 | 2 Comments

Terror trial verdict

The conviction of the first Guantánamo detainee tried in a civilian court on only one of more than 280 charges has reignited the debate over prosecuting terrorists.

| 0

Targeting earmarks

Congressional Republicans, their ranks swelled by campaigns that emphasized reining in federal spending, are promptly following through with an easy response: banning earmarks.

View More

« Previous        Next »

Archives









Opinion Sections

Editorial Cartoons Editorials Guest Commentary Letters to the Editor Linda Ash Op-Ed Reader Commentary Syndicated Columnists






News | Sports | Business | Lifestyle | Obituaries | Opinion | Multimedia| Entertainment | Classifieds
Contact Us | NIE | Place a Classified | Privacy Policy | Comments/Submissions Policy | Subscribe

Copyright © The Northern Virginia Daily | nvdaily.com | 152 N. Holliday St., Strasburg, Va. 22657 | (800) 296-5137

nvdaily.com
2014 Virginia Press Association Grand Sweepstakes Winner
The Best Small Daily Newspaper in Virginia!


nvdaily.com | seeshenandoah.com