Opinion

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Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 23
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 April 12, 2014 - Page 23
The Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2014 (HR 3547) was passed by Congress and presented to the president on Jan. 17. The stated purpose of the act...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 23
The U.S. Supreme Court has come up with some questionable rulings, some blatantly racist, like overturning parts of the 1965 Voting Rights Act. But...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Alyssa Rosenberg of The Washington Post. CBS announced... that Stephen Colbert will replace David...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 23
ROSE: Transportation officials announced this week that the death toll on Pennsylvania roads fell to its lowest point since the state began tracking...
Published on April 12, 2014 - Page 23
Will big food companies be the next target of extortion by government do-gooders? Despite the precedent of the Big Tobacco settlement, Politico...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a copy of an open letter to residents of Salem Township. We would like to formally introduce ourselves. The Salem Township...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 6
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 April 11, 2014 - Page 6
If you’re a Columbia County resident wondering where to turn for information about a planned natural gas pipeline, know that help is available. And...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: A fascinating look back at a bit of American sporting history that’s all but forgotten; from The Washington Post. By Matthew Algeo...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 6
Thank you for the coverage you gave our son, Jayson Terdiman, during the Olympics. We appreciate Susan Schwartz’s coverage in The Front Street Beat,...
Published on April 11, 2014 - Page 6
If we could invest tax dollars in a way that reduces public school costs, increases graduation rates, lowers spending on crime and social services...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
Screen legend Mickey Rooney, who passed away on Sunday, may be best remembered for his roles in “Boys Town,” “National Velvet,” the Andy Hardy movies...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
The editorial of April 4, entitled, “Look to the church for drug antidote,” concluded with the statement of a boy who said, “I need a power greater...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
Woke up this morning with a burden on my heart. Hey Team Ag, BigAg, Smithfield, Hatfield or whatever name you go by... leave our local farmers in PA...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
It’s been a month since state lawmakers introduced a bill that would allow Bloomsburg or other state-owned universities to secede from the...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
Hobby Lobby is the kind of business President Barack Obama says he loves. The family-owned company is successful, and its owners treat their...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
“Prayer is the raising of one’s mind and heart to God.” — St. John Damascene, as quoted in the Catholic Catechism, 2559 “One can look at the brain...
Published on April 10, 2014 - Page 25
“I think that we’re looking in the right area, but I’m not prepared to say — to confirm — anything until such time as somebody lays eyes on the...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
“I’m just so happy to be a Husky right now.” MIKE BUTKUS A 21-year-old senior from Naugatuck on the UConn men’s basketball team winning its fourth...

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