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Published on February 14, 2016 - Page 25
ANOTHER YEAR OF EXCELLENCE!! The Bloomsburg Area Lions Club Roars On!!!! In looking back on 2015, I am amazed at all that our club accomplished....
Published on February 14, 2016 - Page 25
It appears that the folks in Washington are happy with the promises made by the Iranian government and believe that the Iranians will comply with all...
Published on February 14, 2016 - Page 25
ROSE: The flood of refugees fleeing turmoil in the Middle East has been called the worst humanitarian crisis on the planet since World War II. Most...
Published on February 14, 2016 - Page 25
This is a plea to mothers, fathers, grandparents and legal guardians, as well as to mayors, district attorneys, judges and lawmakers: I am just ONE...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 8
Respect rules a just world. I yearn for a just world. As a young girl, I was constantly reminded how blessed I am to be a female in this era, that...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 8
THORN: From a longtime Benton subscriber came a thick envelope this week; in it she had stuffed not one, not two, but three mailings from Congressman...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 8
I live in Columbia County. A stream which empties into Roaring Creek runs close to my house. The Atlantic Sunrise pipeline is scheduled to run on top...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 8
COLUMBIA, S.C. (AP) —The Latest on campaign 2016: Rubio about-face Marco Rubio says he doesn’t support a military draft for women and “forcing...
Published on February 13, 2016 - Page 8
Good old fashioned common sense is a rare character trait these days because people have turned their back on Natural Law. Unnatural has become the...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 6
Turning The Compost Pile In Mahoning Township/Pocketing The Money • First quote: Editor Sachetti’s Editorial dated 01/21/15 • Second quote:...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 6
As with President Obama, give grudging credit to Gov. Tom Wolf for sheer stubbornness. Even though taxpayers have made it very clear they do not want...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 6
PAWLEYS ISLAND, S.C. (AP) — The Latest from the 2016 campaign trail: W there for Jeb The brothers Bush are officially hitting the trail together...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 6
The propaganda-laden letter by Mark Stoker and Marlin Lyons (Feb. 3) sounds like a broken record. They parrot the tired old cliché that separation of...
Published on February 12, 2016 - Page 6
You don’t have to be a “progressive” to conclude that once in a while America makes political progress, and not always toward the left. One sign of...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
“We are going to do something so good and so fast and so strong and the world is going to respect us again, believe me.” REPUBLICAN DONALD TRUMP At...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
Not newsworthy — listed are three sound bites paraphrased from the Republican debates of Jan. 28, which I doubt will ever be replayed as highlights...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
Do you have an hour or two that you can share? Do you like meeting people? Are you interested in volunteering? If “yes” is your answer, maybe...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
Intentional Security Violations – Damage to Our National Defense When an individual is hired for a position that requires a personnel security...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
My name is Barbara Nagel and I am a mother of a 7-year-old second-grader at 14th Street School in Berwick. I sent the following letter to the...
Published on February 11, 2016 - Page 22
Except for that one snowstorm, which arrived, conveniently, on a Saturday, it’s been a tolerable winter, at least so far. And that’s been a boon to...

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