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The Journal Gazette


The final word on local races

At their best, election seasons stir community debate and soul-searching. The current one has done just that. Now it's time to...

November 3, 2019 1:00 am


Performance over potential: Reelect Tom Henry

This year's mayoral election offers a choice between an incumbent who has done a good job and an opponent who acknowledges some of that,...

October 13, 2019 1:00 am


Ready successor

New Haven voters are fortunate to have two mayoral candidates who each hold a genuine desire to serve the community and its residents.

October 11, 2019 1:00 am


Reelect Paddock

No City Council district has seen as much activity and improvement in recent years as Fort Wayne's Fifth District, represented by Geoff...

October 10, 2019 1:00 am


Hays for Fourth

Patti Hays is remarkably upbeat and positive this fall, particularly for a Democratic challenger to an incumbent who holds what is...

October 9, 2019 1:00 am


Reelect Didier

The Third District City Council race between Tom Didier and John Henry pits a personable, pragmatic Republican against a...

October 8, 2019 1:00 am


Meehan for 1st

Northeast Fort Wayne voters have a clear choice in the 1st District City Council race.

October 7, 2019 1:00 am


Strongest of a strong field

City Council President John Crawford's decision to seek the Republican nomination for mayor last May instead of reelection leaves an...

October 6, 2019 1:00 am


Reelect Keesling

When we endorsed Lana Keesling in 2015, we noted her strongest political asset might have been her lack of previous involvement with the...

October 4, 2019 1:00 am


Overdue overhaul

A heated contest to replace Mayor Brooks Fetter commands voters' attention in Huntington, but support for an unusual double school...

October 3, 2019 1:00 am