Opinion

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Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 6
“This is not a protest. It is a celebration to overcome fear and blackmail.” GREEK PRIME MINISTER ALEXIS TSIPRAS At a rally in Athens, imploring a “...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 6
However dazzling it might be, technology doesn’t relieve companies of their fundamental moral and legal obligations to compensate people for their...
Published on July 6, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: If there were a Nobel Prize for Patience, Eric Larkin and Ty Klusman would be strong contenders. The two spent many hours gluing down pennies...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 29
U.S. Treasury Secretary Jack Lew announced last week what many had waited a long time to hear: Starting in 2020, which will mark the 100th...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 29
ROSE: “When you wish upon a star...” For those of us who grew up in the 1960s watching “Walt Disney’s Wonderful World of Color,” the phrase above...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 29
As we celebrate our country’s 239th birthday, it’s ironic many support dismantling it in the name of progress. One weapon in a very full arsenal is...
Published on July 5, 2015 - Page 29
Recently, while waiting in line at a store in Grove City, we saw a young man several customers in front of us wearing a sweatshirt with the...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 23
When Thomas Jefferson wrote the Declaration of Independence 239 years ago, he placed equality and liberty at the heart of the American experiment....
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 23
IN CONGRESS, July 4, 1776. The unanimous Declaration of the thirteen united States of America, When in the Course of human events, it becomes...
Published on July 4, 2015 - Page 23
I salute … the editor of a colonial newspaper who shut down his paper rather than pay the Stamp Act tax of 1765; his last edition proclaimed liberty...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
This is an open letter to all my friends and fellow Bloomsburgians. We all have fond memories of growing up in Bloomsburg and the times we spent on...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
More often than not, our elected lawmakers seem more interested in gamesmanship than governing. Instead of doing what’s best for the people, each...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
Some readers might regard it as foolish to editorialize on the long-shot presidential campaign of real estate mogul Donald Trump. They might believe...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is an open letter to Dr. Scott Rifkin, founder and CEO of Mid Atlantic Health Care of Timonium, Md. The author, a retired...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
While many taxpayers and the media are paying close attention to ongoing state budget negotiations, this weekend the state Department of Human...
Published on July 3, 2015 - Page 8
In these troubled times, isn’t it nice to happen upon an unhappy story with a happy ending? Listen to this: About a week ago, I went to Wal-Mart for...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 25
In March, Governor Tom Wolf unveiled a budget proposal that included almost $5 billion in new tax increases for Fiscal Year 2015-16 (which rises to...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 25
Fly and return the USA to the Pennsylvania-born Gadsden rattlesnake “DON’T TREAD ON ME” flag for the 4th! Www.gadsden.info and www.foundingfathers....
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 25
In an 1883 essay, William Graham Sumner, a Yale philosopher, wrote about “The Forgotten Man” that works, votes, and generally prays, but he always...
Published on July 2, 2015 - Page 25
Perhaps you’ve heard or read news stories about misbehaving teachers in big cities who are protected from dismissal by powerful union rules, but also...

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