Opinion

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Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
Is it possible that Christians have been misinterpreting the Bible on the subject of homosexuality for the past 2,000 years? Does the Bible speak...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
What possible reason is there for not having taxed shale gas at least as much as other states tax it? Is the gas going to go where it can be drilled...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
For years, the state Legislature has been denigrated as a “do-nothing” body, more intent on playing political games and posturing for re-election...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
In order to uphold the intent of our Constitution, it seems it would be prudent for our Congress to clearly define a religion. It should clearly...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
When we moved here in 2001, I was immediately impressed with the friendliness of the people in this area. I looked forward to the genuine smiles and...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
“Beautiful things don’t ask for attention.” — James Thurber, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” Way back in 1939 James Thurber wrote a classic short...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
It’s that time of year when politicians spend millions on commercials, entreating us to trust them with even more of our money. This would be easier...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 6
The Obama administration’s foolhardy drive to cut America’s nuclear deterrent ironically is giving way to a welcome, large-scale effort to modernize...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: If only there were a rose as big and beautiful as the good heart of Carey Fisher, Washingtonville, and the folks at the Animal Resource Center...
Published on October 27, 2014 - Page 6
“We want to state at the outset that New Yorkers have no reason to be alarmed. New Yorkers who have not been exposed are not at all at risk.” MAYOR...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 28
First and foremost, I want to say that one of our nation’s most fundamental values is the free exercise of religion. All nondiscrimination laws,...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 28
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 26, 2014 - Page 28
As Pennsylvania legislators come your way, courting your vote in November’s election, here’s a question you may want to ask them: Given the scandal...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 28
Hunter Biden, age 44, stated, ”It was the honor of my life to serve in the U.S. Navy, and I deeply regret and am embarrassed that my actions led to...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 28
ROSE: The benefits of the shale-gas boom, made possible by fracking of the Marcellus Shale, are coming to the Berwick area. Thursday night the...
Published on October 26, 2014 - Page 28
Grab you wallet, here we go again! It’s election time. There is a clear choice for governor. We have a fiscally conservative governor and a...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 27
It has to be one of the most bizarre documents ever filed by the Pennsylvania Supreme Court. And it will ensure years of bitter legal wrangling. The...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 27
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 25, 2014 - Page 27
THORN: As frustration grows over the so-far unsuccessful hunt for Eric Frein, one too many armchair experts on law enforcement have weighed in with...
Published on October 25, 2014 - Page 27
When I hear the ad about taking care of the middle class, I feel like Mr. Wolf is smiling while he has his hand in my pocket. He thinks applying a 5...

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