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Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 15
For evil to triumph in society it suffices only that good people do nothing when challenges arise to destroy the common good. Someone famous said...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 15
What’s the value of a college diploma if the person whose name is on it was not required to take courses in U.S. government, history or economics?...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 15
My encounter with the Bloomsburg Council. I want to thank the Press Enterprise reporter for his fair analysis of our plight. Also I want to thank...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 15
Do the numbers 58 and 64 mean anything to you? Well, that’s the number of days the Pennsylvania Senate and House of Representatives, respectively,...
Published on October 21, 2014 - Page 15
We go to the polls again this November, And when we do let’s all remember. Obama won ’cause some Conservatives didn’t vote. Now our country’s...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 6
When it comes to pensions, America’s public and private sectors could learn a thing or two from the Netherlands, where underlying principles contrast...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: This rose is to the good folks at the Columbia-Montour Area Agency on Aging, who sometimes find themselves in the middle of situations so sad...
Published on October 20, 2014 - Page 6
“You’re right, it needs to be solved in Africa. But until it is, we should not be allowing these folks in, period.” REP. FRED UPTON, R-MICH. On...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
Nearly four years ago, Gov. Tom Corbett went to Harrisburg on the promise of creating a stronger energy future for all Pennsylvania, and he’s kept...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
ROSE: Historian George Turner was one of the most thoughtful professors to ever grace a Bloomsburg University lecture hall, and one of the most even-...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
Luzerne County Council Members, The Lawton Administration has suggested a 4 percent tax hike for 2015. I will not support any 2015 budget that...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
My rose for October goes to Dean Marshall, your reader from Benton. Skip the metaphor: I mean an actual rose image, an 8 x 10 photograph of red,...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
Jumping around the thoughts of Michael McCay (letter, Oct. 16), he gives one reason for tax exemption is that they put back into the community. It...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or...
Published on October 19, 2014 - Page 24
EDITOR’S NOTE: Conservative Ann Coulter strikes again; excerpts from her most recent column. There had never been a case of Ebola in the U.S....
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 23
ROSE: The great outdoors is one of the best cards we have in hand for attracting tourist dollars. And today there’s even more open space for public...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 23
Congress shall make no law respecting an establishment of religion, or prohibiting the free exercise thereof; or abridging the freedom of speech, or...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 23
If Barack Obama owes his presidency to one thing, it was the good sense he had back in 2002 to call the Iraq War what it was: “dumb.” Now, with...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 23
Two verses from Leviticus receive considerable attention in the same-sex marriage debate: Leviticus 18:22; 20:13. Both verses clearly forbid the...
Published on October 18, 2014 - Page 23
Americans’ feelings on the relationship between religion and politics are complicated... As a country, it seems, we want it all. We want candidates...

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