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Published on June 26, 2016 - Page 29
It is unclear whether you intentionally misrepresented or naively misconstrued my organization’s position when you were handing out Roses and Thorns...
Published on June 26, 2016 - Page 29
On Memorial Day, when one hears our President speak with eloquence and solemn dignity to honor the memory and ultimate sacrifices of the heroes who...
Published on June 26, 2016 - Page 29
As members of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives and as Catholics, we voted in favor of H.B. 1947. We stand by that vote. And we are...
Published on June 26, 2016 - Page 29
ROSE: Did anyone in Bloomsburg Town government or at the university notice the story last Saturday about Memphis charging admission to Beale Street,...
Published on June 25, 2016 - Page 8
Before you can fix a problem you have to identify it. Most everyone will agree America has problems. My take: government is way too big, people are...
Published on June 25, 2016 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the presidential campaign: Trump ‘frightening’ Hillary Clinton ’s campaign is calling Donald Trump ’s reaction to...
Published on June 25, 2016 - Page 8
ROSES: When a woman was allegedly attacked by her husband last week outside the Giant supermarket at Bloomsburg, two shoppers, both women, intervened...
Published on June 25, 2016 - Page 8
In recent weeks, the proposed Williams Atlantic Sunrise has rated several articles, Roses & Thorns, and Letters to the Editor. I’d like to...
Published on June 24, 2016 - Page 8
WASHINGTON (AP) —The Latest on the U.S. presidential campaign: Hill leaves no trail The State Department says former Secretary Hillary Clinton...
Published on June 24, 2016 - Page 8
It is appalling that there are people in society who choose to believe what those five young men did to those innocent animals was “normal behavior...
Published on June 24, 2016 - Page 8
Social media have made this the age of relentless self-promotion: “Look at me... ‘like’ me... comment about me.” But what you see and read on...
Published on June 24, 2016 - Page 8
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a story by ProPublica, the investigative reporting project, and Mother Jones magazine. Mergers have become...
Published on June 24, 2016 - Page 8
On the morning of June 15, I took a scenic drive through the Pennsylvania countryside on Routes 487 south and 42 north. I gloried in the beauty of...
Published on June 23, 2016 - Page 21
I have a question for the people who met in Utah recently. Did you decide to withhold your help because of a few stupid remarks made by your...
Published on June 23, 2016 - Page 21
As the presidential contest continues, there are a number of “Million Dollar” questions that are being asked and need to be answered as to the status...
Published on June 23, 2016 - Page 21
Until just two years ago, the only mentions in our paper of the powerful painkiller fentanyl were in stories about hospital personnel with addiction...
Published on June 23, 2016 - Page 21
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the campaign: Bernie plays coy Sen. Bernie Sanders has not formally left the presidential race or endorsed...
Published on June 23, 2016 - Page 21
Since the “Pen is Mightier Than the Sword,” shouldn’t 1st Amendment advocates be subject to at least the same “common sense” restrictions they insist...
Published on June 22, 2016 - Page 17
I found this on the Internet, attributed to comedian Jeff Foxworthy. But it turns out that’s wrong. The author is unknown. But it’s still worth...
Published on June 22, 2016 - Page 17
Below is a letter I sent last week to the members of the Republican Committee of Montour County. Our nation faces agonizing choices in this...

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