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Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 18
I found the comments in “Roses and Thorns” on Monday, June 20, to be interesting. Mr. Robert Kritzer of Berwick was praised as being a member of the...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 18
As the Independence Day holiday approaches, Phantom Fireworks would like to remind its customers, friends, and all those who use consumer fireworks...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 18
There’s been strident debate about the five young men who spent an evening in the rural reaches of Southern Columbia County killing animals, then...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 18
Twelve years ago the idea to bring a Stuart Light Tank, manufactured in Berwick, germinated between two friends with deep roots in the community. Tom...
Published on June 28, 2016 - Page 18
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the presidential campaign: She’s self-aware Hillary Clinton says she knows some people don’t trust her. The...
Published on June 27, 2016 - Page 6
“Are they more afraid than the children at Sandy Hook? What is so scary about having a vote?” REP. MIKE THOMPSON, D-CALIF. As Democrats staged an...
Published on June 27, 2016 - Page 6
ROSE: Melissa Koser, who grew up in Berwick, can’t remember a time when she wasn’t fascinated with horses. She got her first pony about the time she...
Published on June 27, 2016 - Page 6
In trying to protect citizens, a new Supreme Court ruling may create gray areas with a police officer’s ability to stop people. The Supreme Court...
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...

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