Published on December 15, 2017 - Page 8
As many in the community may already know, the Berwick Area United Way and the United Way of Wyoming Valley have begun dialogue and are considering...
Published on December 15, 2017 - Page 8
In 1997, when George Lucas announced that he had begun working on a new trilogy of prequels for his Star Wars saga, the world drew a collective gasp...
Published on December 15, 2017 - Page 8
The key player in one of the greatest sex scandals, Christine Keeler, died Dec. 4. When it comes to sex scandals, nothing that has been revealed...
Published on December 15, 2017 - Page 8
ROSE: To the Hope Center of Nescopeck, for stepping in to help a volunteer fireman who stands ready to help his neighbors in an emergency, but for...
Published on December 15, 2017 - Page 8
I was privileged to represent the citizens of the 88th Legislative District in Cumberland County from 1981 to 1988. I believed then, as now, that...
Published on December 14, 2017 - Page 9
“They say cash is king, but where did it go? There was not one penny they could trace to Juan.” John Pappalardo Attorney for Juan Angel Napout, one...
Published on December 14, 2017 - Page 9
The kids have lost again. Bowing to pressure from the professional education establishment, Gov. Tom Wolf has made significant cuts in standardized...
Published on December 14, 2017 - Page 9
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Jim Geraghty at nationalreview.com The Republican party dodged a bullet (Tuesday). As frustrating as it...
Published on December 14, 2017 - Page 9
While the Republican Congress remains paralyzed over how to repeal and replace Obamacare, recent activity among two of the healthcare industry’s...
Published on December 14, 2017 - Page 9
Will Pennsylvania’s Democratic Gov. Tom Wolf win a second term in 2018? Or will he become another “one-term Tom,” losing his bid for a second term,...
Published on December 13, 2017 - Page 8
It’s almost impossible for people who have spent most of their lives in government to be careful about how they spend the public’s money. That’s...
Published on December 13, 2017 - Page 8
I clearly recall my teacher’s voice pointing out a fact about fractions: “Remember that a/b + c/d is not equal to (a + c)/(b + d).” I also remember...
Published on December 13, 2017 - Page 8
Whether or not state lawmakers exchange “secret Santa” gifts, they’re getting an early, “self-Santa” present: the annual automatic cost-of-living pay...
Published on December 13, 2017 - Page 8
My Country Used to be sweet land of liberty Land where patriots die when politicians lie For thee I cry. Your flag that proudly flew in battles for...
Published on December 12, 2017 - Page 6
There’s a science fiction movie due out next week, “Downsizing,” that will feature Matt Damon and Kristen Wiig as a couple who agree to be shrunk to...
Published on December 12, 2017 - Page 6
PLEASE CARE FOR THIS COMMUNITY AS IF IT WERE YOUR OWN “Pipeline Construction Ahead” signs are posted all around the county. Local roads are clogged...
Published on December 12, 2017 - Page 6
I would like to discuss a Christmas-related outdoor decorating debate that I have had for years with my father-in-law. The picture on the left is my...
Published on December 12, 2017 - Page 6
In the last couple of years, I have wanted to help decorate the boulevard. I wanted to give back to the people involved with setting up the Boulevard...
Published on December 12, 2017 - Page 6
Philadelphia Councilwoman Cindy Bass is at war with nuisance delis, and part of her strategy is to force owners to tear down bulletproof windows that...
Published on December 11, 2017 - Page 6
You would need all your fingers, and maybe some toes, to count the many problems that Pennsylvania lawmakers have either been unable or unwilling to...

Pages