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Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 28
Polling done just after the State of the Union speech found “crosscurrents that signal a complex political terrain” for Congress, the White House and...
Published on February 22, 2015 - 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 February 22, 2015 - Page 28
A full month into 2015, the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reported 102 cases of measles, a pace surpassing the typical year....
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 28
ROSE: This winter seems to have trapped us on a numbing treadmill: cold, followed by some snow, followed by more cold, followed by more snow... This...
Published on February 22, 2015 - Page 28
“Stop Police Brutality. It was just a rock!!!” PROTEST SIGN At a demonstration in Pasco, Wash., over the deadly police shooting of Antonio Zambrano-...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 26
I am responding to “Black students say they feel scrutiny (Sunday, Feb. 15): “One thing labor economist Julianne Maleaux suggested may help is...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 26
ROSE: The region’s real estate market got a jolt of good energy this week with the news that Talen Energy, the power-generation firm being spun off...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 26
To most of the people in this country and in this area, the closeness of bondage is aloof in their memories, but, rest assured, bondage is present in...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 26
On behalf of the entire District Attorney’s Office, the Pennsylvania State Police, and the residents of Luzerne County, we would like to thank the...
Published on February 21, 2015 - Page 26
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 February 21, 2015 - Page 26
Last week, Gov. Wolf announced a moratorium on the death penalty in Pennsylvania. He cited as reasons a system riddled with flaws, and said that the...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 8
It will be interesting to see if Democrat Tom Wolf is any better at reaching across the aisle than Republican Tom Corbett was at working with the...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 8
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 February 20, 2015 - Page 8
A vote in the state House is expected by month’s end on a proposal that would privatize Pennsylvania’s more than 600 wine and spirits stores......
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 8
On behalf of the Salem Township No CAFO group, and to all residents, thank you for your support. For those willing to stand up and fight for your...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 8
In 2009, a lawyer, funeral director, banker, bus driver, car dealership owner, business owners, a Realtor, parents, grandparents, and people who just...
Published on February 20, 2015 - Page 8
I would like to respond to the comments made by the woman from the Catawissa High Rise (otherwise known as the Riverview Point Apartments) on Feb. 18...
Published on February 19, 2015 - Page 21
American incomes and low wage America – top 1 percent earn above $343,927, top 5 percent above $154,643, top 10 percent above $112,124, top 25...
Published on February 19, 2015 - Page 21
President Obama has requested new war powers from Congress to fight ISIL, which is ludicrous, as the bombing campaign ordered by Obama started six...
Published on February 19, 2015 - Page 21
I’d like to respond to a comment in 30 Seconds Wednesday about the upcoming Danville High School musical, “Bubble Boy.” The caller is correct — this...

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