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Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 9
Was listening to the scanner the other night: two kids broke into a car and took the backpack out of a car and they were apprehended within an hour...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 25
Mahoning has no money for roads but has money for Christmas parties and to pay a secretary twice what an experience (10-15 year) teacher gets in this...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 17
With all this outrage over the name of the new elementary school, since most of the previous schools are named for streets they are on, why don’t...
Published on February 10, 2016 - Page 14
It is 12:45 Wednesday, Feb. 3, and we have over 50 robins in our yard. Happy Spring. Mifflinville woman ••• You know, this country is $19...
Published on February 9, 2016 - Page 22
Please send photographer to 205 Bald Top Road, Danville. Where is the code officer? Have a good day. Junk man Mahoning Township (See photo...
Published on February 8, 2016 - Page 21
How can you be on disability but still work? You say you can’t see but yet you can see well enough to hold a hammer. You are on disability but can...
Published on February 7, 2016 - Page 33
Your heading, “BU background check snafu”, doesn’t really seem to apply in this situation. The professors made a decision on the advice of their...
Published on February 6, 2016 - Page 9
New Berwick Elementary School- Why not pick a couple different names for the School & let people pay to vote; maybe $5 a vote or 3 for $10. $...
Published on February 5, 2016 - Page 17
Another day and another rose for Travis Petty. Why don’t you save yourself the trouble and give him the whole damn bouquet. Jim maybe you could take...
Published on February 4, 2016 - Page 17
Anyone else notice PPL raised prices by 40% January 1st? Distribution charge went from.02511 to.03534 per kwh. There was a bill stuffer that said don...
Published on February 3, 2016 - Page 14
Jim, thank you so much for your comments refuting Whitmires comments blaming Reagan for the housing bubble in 08. His comments are based upon a movie...
Published on February 2, 2016 - Page 18
Danville Council- Do the Math. $42,000 less a $28,000 heath care payment = $14,000 for Legal work. Divide that by $90.00 per hr =155 hrs of legal...
Published on February 1, 2016 - Page 17
Christine Delong Mah Twp was getting Twp paid healthcare AND a cash bonus of $8,600.00 per year because she got single coverage instead of a married/...
Published on January 31, 2016 - Page 29
I remain puzzled at the total lack of public outcry when the Bloomsburg Town Council raises taxes by 30%! Doesn’t this at least suggest poor past...
Published on January 30, 2016 - Page 9
Berwick has a shady little deal going at Third and Pine streets. Across from the grocery store, there are parking spaces denoted by L-shaped lines on...
Published on January 29, 2016 - Page 22
Please send a photographer to the gas station at the corner of Freas Avenue and Warren Street in Berwick. They do not shovel their sidewalks along...
Published on January 28, 2016 - Page 21
I am in favor of getting rid of the racist view that naming the new school in Berwick “West Berwick”. I am in favor of naming it after Barack Obama,...
Published on January 27, 2016 - Page 14
I bet I’ve got you all beat! Please send a photographer to Black Bird Rd in Millville (just off of North Chestnut St.). The green shack on the left...
Published on January 26, 2016 - Page 22
What a joke. The borough of Danville is paying the health insurance for a lawyer and the guy works less time than the teachers who have the public...
Published on January 25, 2016 - Page 19
Unbelievable, now we’re going to change the name of the new Berwick elementary school just because 3 or 4 people complain. I for one like the name. I...

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