Opinion

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Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 14
Telling people that if they don’t like something they can go back to where they came from is not an answer to any problem. Imagine if that was said...
Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 14
ROSE: The front-page story yesterday about Effie Johnston’s struggle with addiction was both sobering and uplifting. That a young mother so...
Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 14
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Will Bunch of the Philadelphia Daily News; the full essay can be found at www.philly.com/philly/blogs/...
Published on December 2, 2016 - Page 14
Not since 1948, with the non-election of Thomas Dewey, have presidential polls been as wrong as they were this campaign. Just as in 1948, however,...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
While shopping downtown in Bloomsburg on Saturday afternoon, I received a parking ticket. As per the instruction, I was eligible for a $5 discount...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
During the holiday season the Susquehanna Valley Reading Council (SVRC) helps to bring “book-love” to the area’s youngest children through its Books...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
Since he’s already toned down many of the wild promises he made during the campaign, no one knows what to expect when Donald Trump becomes president...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
Inquiries into election results in Pennsylvania, Michigan, and Wisconsin probably won’t change the outcome of the race between Republican president-...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
A ruling last week by a federal judge in Texas represents a major setback for about 4.2 million lower salaried American workers — 185,000 in...
Published on December 1, 2016 - Page 11
“A monk’s robe cannot make a priest.” Those who borrow prestige and value that do not belong to them fail to serve their own good. History repeated,...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 22
The voters spoke out on Election Day because they were exploding with anger. We said “no” to the establishment in both parties and especially “no” to...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 22
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Jim Geraghty of the National Review. Take a good look at the Facebook post of the Ohio State University...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 22
The condition in our public education systems around the nation with the rioting and protesting is reminiscent of what took place when Marx, Lenin,...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 22
Despite his campaign promises, Donald Trump would have a very hard time bringing manufacturing jobs back to Pennsylvania. There are too many things...
Published on November 30, 2016 - Page 22
It all started at the most recent Bloomsburg Town Council meeting when Council voted to delete the Christmas season free parking perk for downtown...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 17
“Condemn me. It does not matter. History will absolve me.” — Oct. 16, 1953, at his trial for rebel attack that launched Cuban Revolution. ••• “I am...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 17
So, Jay Nixon has labeled Donald Trump a loser because he’s a “minority President” (“Trump must heed popular vote” 11/23). I don’t think Madison,...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 17
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column first published in The American Spectator. By Paul Kengor ... The focus on Castro at his death must be just...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 17
Here’s further proof that human decency can cut across political camps. U.S. Rep. Tim Murphy of Upper St. Clair, a solid Republican by any measure,...
Published on November 29, 2016 - Page 17
Of all the pointless disputes in this year that has seemed like one, long, non-stop political argument, few have been more annoying than the post-...

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