Opinion

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Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
EDITOR’S NOTE: Joseph L. Nutaitis of Berwick sent us the column below, published Nov. 7, 1969, in The Morning Press, Bloomsburg. “My mother, Theresa...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
“We need to recognize that the situation in Ferguson speaks to the broader problems that we still face as a nation. The fact is, in too many parts of...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
“[A] fierce call to action” was the right description for the “It’s Not a Done Deal” meeting which took place Thursday, Nov. 20 at Bloomsburg Fire...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
The Iron Heritage Festival Holiday House Tour will be held on Saturday, Dec. 13, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., and Sunday, Dec. 14, noon-5 p.m. There will be four...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
Pope Francis’ decision to visit Philadelphia next year for the World Meeting of Families portends joy and controversy. Many Americans inevitably...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 30
Bias! We read about bias everyday. We have racial bias and gender bias. Then we have reporter bias! I have been a reader of this paper for a long...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 6
I recall years ago, sitting in church on a Sunday of Veterans Day. Our church coordinator read all the men and women who had served in the U.S. Army...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 6
Much controversy over gay marriage and what is or isn’t discrimination. Let’s look at the situation from a Biblical foundation. The word of God says...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 6
If Bloomsburg decides it needs an ordinance guaranteeing equal access to public accommodations for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender and queer...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 6
With regard to the 30 Seconds man from Berwick of Nov. 10... yes, everyone has opinions... and let me give you a few of mine. I understand you are...
Published on November 26, 2014 - Page 6
Court order or not, Kathleen Kane needs to stop talking — at least until she has something to say that’s worth hearing.... (Last) Monday,...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 15
Strawberry Lane is a road approximately one mile long with parts in both Columbia and Luzerne counties. I live in one of the 12 houses on the road,...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 15
Applebee’s Restaurant honored all veterans by hosting their annual Veteran’s Day lunch and dinner free of charge. As veterans, my son and I were...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column in The Washington Post by E.J. Dionne. Stay wide awake in the coming weeks. This is a historic moment when...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 15
This week, President Obama will pardon two turkeys to promote the turkey industry. Every one of us can exercise that same pardon power by choosing a...
Published on November 25, 2014 - Page 15
Some 90 people gathered last Thursday in Bloomsburg’s fire hall — a building comfortably heated by natural gas, delivered via pipeline — to galvanize...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: It’s not every day a business comes along saying it wants to invest $850 million in your community. But that’s what’s happening in Salem...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
“To those members of Congress who question my authority to make our immigration system better, or question the wisdom of me acting where Congress has...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
We are hearing more these days about “death with dignity,” which is a dignified way of saying it makes sense to breathe our last in the most painless...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
Do you plan to stuff yourself with turkey this Thanksgiving? Why? There’s no need to take a turkey’s life to celebrate the blessings in your own....

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