Opinion

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Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 16
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 July 28, 2015 - Page 16
You think you pay attention to what’s going on in the world. I’ll bet many of you don’t know the U.S. is the third most populous country in the world...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 16
To stimulate economic growth, state governments should tax less, spend less. That’s the theme of a new report, “Rich States, Poor States,” a...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 16
The alarm bells are getting louder. #SonyHack, #HackingTeam, #OPMHack, and now #AshleyMadisonHack. In the space of a few months, four data breaches...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 16
I am writing in reference to the public shaming regarding properties which seems to have taken over the 30 Seconds column. I am a firm believer in...
Published on July 28, 2015 - Page 16
While the media chase the Bernie Sanders rallies, keep your eye on the political crowds that matter. On Saturday (July 18) the American Federation of...
Published on July 27, 2015 - Page 6
“We heard a loud pop we thought was a firecracker.” KATIE DOMINGUE Moviegoer speaking to The Louisiana Advertiser after a gunman opened fire in a...
Published on July 27, 2015 - Page 6
Here it comes. As predicted by those naysaying scholars of elementary economics. Hear that approaching “WHOOSH!”? Better duck! The Medicaid boomerang...
Published on July 27, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: Anyone who read reporter Kristin Baver’s story last Tuesday about the indomitable Amy Hubbard had to have come away amazed at her refusal to...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 29
When I read a news article in which U.S. Rep. Bob Brady called Joe Sestak “free thinking,” I thought he was about to endorse him. I came to realize...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 29
Too often we hear about all the indecencies in our community and not enough about the caring acts of kindness. On July 8, in a tragic accident, my...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 29
Millville Health and Rehabilitation Center has played a central role in caring for Columbia County’s most vulnerable frail seniors long before...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 29
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from the most recent column by Ann Coulter, author of the new book, “Adios, America.” There are few sexual perversions not...
Published on July 26, 2015 - Page 29
ROSE: Happy 50th birthday to Kawneer and its employees. The Bloomsburg plant, which fabricates commercial doors and storefront framing products, has...
Published on July 25, 2015 - Page 27
Sen. Toomey has repeatedly said that he wants to “be in a position where [he] has better working knowledge of the struggles” of low-income families....
Published on July 25, 2015 - Page 27
Some important points seem to be lost in the debate over Pennsylvania’s budget standoff. The General Assembly approved, before the constitutional...
Published on July 25, 2015 - Page 27
EDITOR’S NOTE : This is an open letter to the state’s top law enforcement official by the leaders of the two chambers in the General Assembly. The...
Published on July 25, 2015 - Page 27
If you have seen the movie The Shawshank Redemption, you may remember that line from the scene in which the character played by Tim Robbins is about...
Published on July 25, 2015 - Page 27
ROSE: Say this for Dr. David Feinberg, the new Geisinger boss: He’s a quick study. After only a few months here, he’s put his finger on some of the...
Published on July 24, 2015 - Page 8
June’s Supreme Court decision overturned the definition of marriage that had previously stood for millennia. Now, a group of lawmakers is working to...

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