EDITORIALS FOR SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, 2003
Keep the noise down
Preliminary noise tests at Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport show the growth in overnight air traffic has expanded the 65-decibel noise zone farther north and south. It may require airport buyouts or soundproofing at 28 additional houses in Northern Kentucky, mostly along Ky. 8 River Road and Ky. 18 to the south.

It will take time
It took this country more than a decade to move from independence to constitutional government, but everybody wants Iraq to adopt democracy on a deadline.

Hunt them down
It's far from just priests. In July the new Department of Homeland Security began a crackdown on sexual predators of children and child pornographers, and in just three months netted more than 1,000 arrests.

SUNDAY'S FORUM COVER
The Reds factor: Every season a winner
Any Reds fan worth a hoot will tell you a winning team is better, but win or lose, Cincinnati still comes out way ahead. Without the Reds, Cincinnati's claim to major-league city status would be rocked.

Readers pose solutions to ease traffic on Brent Spence bridge
The following are reader responses to the Sept. 21-22 series looking at the long-term viability of the Brent Spence Bridge.
Special Cincinnati.Com section on Brent Spence Bridge
OTHER OPINIONS
New leader talks about future of Catholic schools
The Catholic School system of the Archdiocese of Cincinnati is the largest district in this area, with more than 53,000 students in 19 counties, and it has a new superintendent, Brother Joseph Kamis. He discussed the challenges of his new job with the Enquirer editorial board in a recent interview.
Ky. diocese followed rules

LETTERS
Reader's Views
Letters to the editor.
CRISIS IN THE CATHOLIC CHURCH
Survivors network: It's time to get an accounting
David Clohessy is the national director of SNAP (Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests). Clohessy said a priest molested him and his brothers as children, and that one of his brothers grew up to become a priest who is also a sexual abuser.

Voice of the Faithful: Seeking changes in the Church
Jim Muller, a physician who battled nuclear weapons, has turned his attention to the sexual abuse crisis in the Catholic Church. He is a founder and former president of Voice of the Faithful, one of several grassroots, lay organizations formed in the wake of the clergy sex abuse in the Church.

GUEST COLUMNIST - NAN FISCHER
'Voices' hope to empower laity
One response to the clergy sexual abuse crisis, which is currently erupting in the Catholic Church in Cincinnati, has been the development of a national organization called Voice of the Faithful (VOTF). Currently there are more than 30,000 members and 181 affiliates across the United States.

ENQUIRER EDITORIAL
Speak out now
So far at least 10 former students have filed suit alleging sexual abuse at the hands of former Elder High School Principal Lawrence Strittmatter.

SPECIAL FEATURES
Music Hall Moments
We asked for your favorite memory of Music Hall to help us celebrate its 125th anniversary. Here are several installments of your letters:
SOUND OFF
How to contact your congressman
E-mail and Web page links, phone numbers and addresses for Tristate representatives.