Opinion

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Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Alyssa Rosenberg, who writes about politics and culture for The Washington Post. It breaks my heart a...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
For my purposes I am going to use a recently coined word combining hate with patriots — “hatriots,” defined in the Urban Dictionary this way: “...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
Actions speak louder than words. That was certainly true Monday night at a meeting of the Bloomsburg Area School Board. As Michael Lester of our...
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...
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
More than 100 years ago, the American Cancer Society was started by volunteers relentless in their desire to change the course of cancer’s history....
Published on April 9, 2014 - Page 15
The members of Reliance Fire Company #1 wish to express our sincerest thanks to the thousands of people who walked through the doors, called in an...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 15
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 8, 2014 - Page 15
Both political parties tax and spend. However, they differ in how and who they tax and for what they spend. Democrats prefer taxing the wealthy and...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 15
On the occasion of National Volunteer Week, April 6-12, we would like to publicly recognize and thank our volunteers for their extraordinary efforts...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: This is a copy of a letter sent to David L. Soltz, president of Bloomsburg University. While it is generally frowned upon and...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 15
Since the end of 2007, the amount of Americans working part-time has jumped 2.2 million, from 24.4 million to 26.6 million, even as the amount of...
Published on April 8, 2014 - Page 15
As Pennsylvania struggles to shake off a recession that officially ended five years ago, shale gas extraction has been a bright spot in an otherwise...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Greg Sargent in The Washington Post. Continuing its steady and unrelenting assault on the laws that limit...
Published on April 7, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: Bloomsburg University students and their legion of out-of-town guests will be making news soon. It’s almost time for Block Party. But before...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 29
“The last two hours have been the most nerve-wracking I’ve ever felt. I know God is here protecting me and all the soldiers, but I have my phone in...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 29
EDITOR’S NOTE: Earlier this year, 19-year-old Daniel Lajterman of Ramsey, N.J., died of a heroin overdose. This is part 2 of an essay written by his...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 29
The Federal Communications Commission should be commended for closing a loophole on Monday that many broadcasters have used to sidestep ownership...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 29
THORN: We can’t print much of what Francis Hacker screamed in court during his arraignment Wednesday night in Berwick. We can’t even say he swore...
Published on April 6, 2014 - Page 29
President Obama’s promise that Americans could keep their health insurance if they liked it was the most infamous of the Affordable Care Act’s...
Published on April 5, 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...

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