30 Seconds

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Published on May 29, 2016 - Page 36
I use Bentley Drive at least once a month. I drive the posted speed limit or just under and for the last five years have not hit anything stationery...
Published on May 28, 2016 - Page 24
I don’t know if the Berwick police are on break from arresting the drug dealers in Berwick. I live on LaSalle street. I’m wondering how long it’s...
Published on May 27, 2016 - Page 29
Remember the days when high school students had to take the academic curriculum If they had any chance of getting into college? Math, Science and a...
Published on May 26, 2016 - Page 25
To Catawissa woman from the so-called “night stalker”, the word for an inability to sleep is insomnia, not amnesia. Get your dictionary out and look...
Published on May 25, 2016 - Page 11
Regarding the front page story (May 16) about the Kile family home, this is truly God’s work in action. So glad it got front-page exposure. My...
Published on May 24, 2016 - Page 16
Back in the 1970s, Jerry Sandusky molested someone’s son. Joe Paterno was told, but not the police! Forty years later, we damn JoePa the enabler....
Published on May 24, 2016 - Page 18
Now that the debates for the primaries are over, did anyone notice that the Republicans debated on all networks either broadcast or cable. Democrats...
Published on May 23, 2016 - Page 9
I’m calling in reference to a house on Extension of East Eighth Street, house number 819. This house has been under construction probably for two or...
Published on May 22, 2016 - Page 16
I submitted a comment here a few weeks ago, regarding Talen’s lack of public information. I had the privilege of working with the former PPL services...
Published on May 22, 2016 - Page 25
While I respect the President of the United States because such a position deserves respect as an American, he is not the king. The bathroom law he...
Published on May 21, 2016 - Page 9
Have you noticed? Although it took several discussions, exploring alternative remedies, and trying to find an electrician who wasn’t too busy (an...
Published on May 20, 2016 - Page 17
Whitmire on 5/14 writes about Democratic Alabama Governor George Wallace, “A previous racist who represented angry, white, Southern racists (i.e....
Published on May 19, 2016 - Page 26
Apparently even Talen Energy can’t keep our poorly run nuclear plant near Berwick on line. Unit Two shut down unexpectedly this past week and Talen...
Published on May 19, 2016 - Page 27
According to New York Times king Obama is ordering all public schools to go transgender. If a boy feels like a girl he can use the girl’s bathroom....
Published on May 18, 2016 - Page 21
Berwick woman, if you don’t know Paul Revere’s horse’s name, keep your nasty remarks to yourself. To the woman that asked, my search said people didn...
Published on May 17, 2016 - Page 22
When is PennDOT going to move the mess it’s made of the Route 11 Interstate 80 interchange to a better-maintained facility that would not be the...
Published on May 16, 2016 - Page 17
I’m calling regarding Chief Chad Thomas. It’s very rare that anyone ever gives a note of thanks for the work our police and public servants do, and...
Published on May 15, 2016 - Page 21
Parents in the Bloomsburg School District, if you and your children are sick of repeats for the lunch you need to call the Food Service Director and...
Published on May 15, 2016 - Page 21
LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Louisville is launching a free tool that will let the city’s Internet users record and map their connection speeds. It’s...
Published on May 15, 2016 - Page 28
To the guy that got out of the silver car outside of my home and took the little bag out of between the seat put it in your pocket and walked down to...

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