Opinion

Each day, we share with you the views of our editors, guest columnists, readers and editorial boards at publications near and far. Disagree with something you read here? We'll publish your opinion as well. We've made it easy to send us a letter to the editor.


Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 16
On May 3, 2015, as I walked across the Strawberry Ridge Road covered bridge to get water from the spring nearby, I realized one of the three picnic...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 16
The ease of making contributions online has helped Americans become much more generous to other countries, especially when disaster strikes. Since a...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 16
Pennsylvania has an opportunity to widen access to quality, affordable health care without spending a dime. All the General Assembly needs to do is...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 16
So, the Columbia County GOP leadership is continuing its vendetta against Commissioner Chris Young! The feud ostensibly began six years ago when it...
Published on May 12, 2015 - Page 16
Why does the left hate entry-level jobs? That’s what many former fast food workers must be asking themselves after massive increases in the minimum...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 6
“Cartoons are political critique. It’s a cartoon. Is that what we want to outlaw? We want to outlaw humor? We want to outlaw comedy? If you want to...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 6
Impressive as they are, statistics tell only part of the positive economic story of Pennsylvania’s Marcellus shale natural-gas industry. The stories...
Published on May 11, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: Volunteers from throughout the Berwick area fanned out across the community for the United Way’s Week of Caring. Roses, not only to the workers...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 29
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 May 10, 2015 - Page 29
Residents of Mount Pleasant Township are being misled by a handful of “crusaders” seeking a Home Rule Charter. These advocates do not have the...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 29
The National Football League’s decision to forgo its tax exemption is not quite what it seems, and is not the most valuable gift that the federal...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 29
ROSE: Who accepts the risk of an uncommon surgical procedure to give part of a vital organ to a perfect stranger? Julie Sherman of Danville, that’s...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 29
On a daily basis we can find in the news myriad studies and reports attempting to explain the elusive millennial — our habits, beliefs, economic...
Published on May 10, 2015 - Page 29
“I am thrilled to be here. I have now been to all 50 states as president and I was saving the best for last. To the other 49, I hope you take no...
Published on May 9, 2015 - 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 May 9, 2015 - Page 23
Every home schooling parent has been asked the S-Question: “What about socialization?” The implications (real or imagined) of the question are less...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 23
A precipitous decline in honeybee populations raised public awareness of the importance of the bees and other pollinators in maintaining the nation’s...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 23
ROSE: Thanks in part to cable’s Food Network, trucks serving all kinds of treats, from staples like hot dogs to haute cuisine, are very popular in...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 23
At the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal, U.S. track and field athlete Bruce Jenner made headlines for winning the gold medal in the decathlon and...
Published on May 9, 2015 - Page 23
Monday, May 11, at 5 p.m. is the deadline to submit letters or comments to 30 Seconds about the May 19 Primary Election.

Pages