Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
When I think of the world today I wonder how did it all go astray? Some say they are always right and they have the ability to be the one to show...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
In 2003, a mid-level manager at the National Institute of Standards and Technology named Bill Burr created a template for generating what he insisted...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
Why do we continue to play games with the Pennsylvania budget, when nothing substantial changes and nothing exceptional happens for the citizens of...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
I maintain a “Top 20” list of my favorite novels. According to my own rules, a book is not eligible for the list until I have reread it. Without...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
The Donald Trump-inspired white supremacists, neo-nazi, and KKK groups carrying torches and marching in Virginia were sickening to watch. Also very...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
Like many, we wish President Donald Trump would cancel his Twitter account and start behaving like the grown-up citizens want their chief executive...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
My first night in a nursing home, my call bell was ignored from 10:30 p.m. to 10 minutes past midnight, when two nursing assistants came. I was lying...
Published on August 23, 2017 - Page 10
“I believe that the removal of the Confederate statues is a necessary part of showing that this community can be truly a community of mutual respect...
Published on August 22, 2017 - Page 6
When you stepped outside to view the eclipse yesterday, did you remember to turn off the television? Unplug the computer? Turn off the air...
Published on August 22, 2017 - Page 6
I think it is a damn shame that those snowflakes, dimwits, or anything you want to call them, are trying to destroy our history. Any man that ever...
Published on August 22, 2017 - Page 6
We are presently experiencing one of the most perilous times in all of American history. For the sinister shadow of the hated swastika is beginning...
Published on August 22, 2017 - Page 6
Drug overdoses have become a serious problem in the United States and worldwide. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC),...
Published on August 22, 2017 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a list by Don Todd, president of the Americans for Limited Government Foundation • The mascot of the University of...
Published on August 21, 2017 - Page 6
‘Smoke ’em if you got ’em” is a World War II-vintage expression that basically means “Take a break.” It’s appropriate to invoke here because allowing...
Published on August 21, 2017 - Page 6
If you’re wondering why many Americans are fed up with traditional politics — and some are taking to the streets — look no farther than the...
Published on August 20, 2017 - Page 13
Let’s get something straight. No matter what Mr.Trump says, the white supremacists, and the Nazi sympathizers who marched with them last weekend, are...
Published on August 20, 2017 - Page 13
ROSE: We seldom attach rebuttals to the bottom of letters to the editor, even when we strongly disagree. As keepers of this soapbox, it would be...
Published on August 20, 2017 - Page 13
The opioid addiction crisis figures as the most pressing drug problem plaguing Erie and the nation. Not that long ago, fears and resources focused...
Published on August 20, 2017 - Page 13
“Talk’? No! Shout, march, vote” by Wendy Lynne Lee, (Aug. 17 letter), Miss Wendy you got so many things wrong in your letter: • Wendy fails to...
Published on August 20, 2017 - Page 13
What’s not to like about the Pennsylvania Senate’s attempt to balance the state’s out-of-kilter budget? Let us count the ways. Last month the Senate...

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