Opinion

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Published on January 15, 2015 - Page 21
The cost to travel the Pennsylvania Turnpike from Lancaster to Harrisburg or Lancaster to Philadelphia has more than doubled over the past seven...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
Thanksgiving is long past but I wake up daily giving thanks I don’t live in dysfunctional Northumberland County. Commissioner Vinny Clausi’s letter...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
The battlefield is at our doorstep. The chilling video of a black-clad assassin executing a wounded policeman during a massacre in Paris that...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
I’ve never been much for resolutions. I don’t need to lose weight (most people are usually encouraging me to eat something). I think they secretly...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
George W. Bush needs to be rated the worst President ever. Not just because of his war with Iraq over imaginary WMDs nor because he allowed Wall...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
“It’s fair to say we should have sent someone with a higher profile.” JOSH EARNEST White House spokesman admitting that Washington should have sent...
Published on January 14, 2015 - Page 22
More bad news for taxpayers who live in Salem Township, Shickshinny, the Nescopeck area or anywhere else in Luzerne County: The state’s top auditor...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 15
There’s no doubt the Bloomsburg Fair lags behind the rest of the entertainment industry, even other outdoor events, in how it regards smoking. In so...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 15
We join the rest of the world in mourning the brave staff of the magazine Charlie Hebdo, gunned down by religious fanatics for defending freedom of...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Daniel Henninger of The Wall Street Journal. A constant of political life has been that there is only one...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 15
And now, a word about speed humps: Speed humps delay EMT, ambulances, and fire equipment to the extent that people die from heart attacks and...
Published on January 13, 2015 - Page 15
“The real problem at this moment of our history is that God is disappearing from the human horizon, and, with the dimming of the light which comes...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: The unsung hero in a stabbing Christmas Eve in Berwick was a U.S. Postal Service letter carrier, Rory O’Donnell. While making last-minute...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 6
“France has been struck directly in the heart of its capital, in a place where the spirit of liberty — and thus of resistance — breathed freely.”...
Published on January 12, 2015 - Page 6
It’s not just the state Liquor Control Board’s very existence as a market-mocking, customer-disserving anachronism that’s farcical on its face. So is...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 21
and Michael L. Young In 2014, Pennsylvania selected a new governor, rejected an old governor, and voted decisively to be indecisive about which...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 21
Since the traumatic events of September 11, 2001, there has been many articles and conversations stating the peaceful nature of the Islamic Religion...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 21
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from a recent column by conservative Ann Coulter. It is a common practice of the left to stage an incident and then...
Published on January 11, 2015 - Page 21
ROSE: A very special member of the Greatest Generation laid down his earthly burden last week. For years, John Paul of Bloomsburg was the...
Published on January 10, 2015 - Page 23
It has been 42 years since the U.S. Supreme Court ruled on the issue of abortion in the well-known case Roe v. Wade. Abortion advocates claim that...

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