Opinion

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Published on February 16, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: It’s good to see Bloomsburg Town Council thinking about changing zoning rules to allow new services and amenities at Town Park. The idea of...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
Why fit in when you were born to stand out? This popular phrase is prominently seen nowadays, however, it is not really meant, is it? Today’s society...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
ROSE: If you’re not looking for a new or second job, you may have missed one of the best help-wanted ads ever published; it appeared in last Sunday’s...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
We need to do the right thing. This sentiment was frequently expressed during the meeting that decided the fate of the proposed Anti-Discrimination...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
Do I want to be in the argument? No. Do I have something to say? Yes. In the late 1950s, prior to the vaccine, my three children came down with...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
The Columbia County Commissioners would like to publicly thank Adrienne Mael, Oren Helbok, Richard Briggs, and the many volunteers that helped make...
Published on February 15, 2015 - Page 25
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Charles Krauthammer in The Washington Post. His secretary of defense says, “The world is exploding all...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 26
THORN: On the afternoon of Jan. 3, four men used an explosive target-shooting material to blow up a lawn tractor in South Centre Township. The...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 26
“I dreamed of being, and still hope to be, a quarter of the writer that Bob Simon is and has been. Bob Simon was a legend, in my opinion.” Anderson...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 26
and ROBERT V. IOSUE University professors are teaching less while administrators proliferate. Let’s find out how all that tuition is being spent....
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 26
Current law in Pennsylvania allows the Pennsylvania State Education Association (PSEA) to use taxpayer-funded payroll systems in school districts and...
Published on February 14, 2015 - Page 26
Tom Wolf’s penchant for generalities and faux benefits in pursuit of supposed “progress” will come back to slap him and Pennsylvania’s poor. The...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 8
“Obama One of Most Polarizing Presidents in History” — is a headline in a Yahoo News report. This headline started me thinking about the term “...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 8
In Harrisburg, a town not renowned for the courage of its denizens, state Rep. Timothy Mahoney has stepped out into the street alone, like Gary...
Published on February 13, 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 13, 2015 - Page 8
Liberals make it seem as if federal student loans don’t cost taxpayers a penny. Some, notably Elizabeth Warren, are aghast that the government is...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 8
As many know, the Williams Company’s proposed Atlantic Sunrise Pipeline project is trying to get approval to put a 42-inch diameter high pressure gas...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 8
The 10th annual Martin Luther King Community Program and Dinner brought together 175 people on Feb. 8 to share a program, fellowship, and meal at the...
Published on February 13, 2015 - Page 8
Shed photo taken in August 2014 A photo of a shed, which accompanied a letter Thursday by Ron Rubery of Briar Creek Township, was taken in August...
Published on February 12, 2015 - Page 21
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Ruth Marcus in The Washington Post. Indecision may not be the best quality in a columnist, but in the...

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