Opinion

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Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
It is time to bring heroin from out of the shadows and treat it as the public health crisis that it is. Every day, Lancaster EMS, the county’s...
Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
There’s a photo-word montage on the Internet in which a little boy, presumably from Africa, looks skeptically at a woman who is apparently from...
Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
In July the Inne at the Abingtons did not permit the booking of a same-sex so-called wedding at their facility citing the owners’ religious beliefs...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
Before Eric Holder was appointed our “nation’s lawyer,” he was a senior partner with a Washington, D.C., law firm, several members of which had...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
With close to $35,000 pledged so far, Downtown Bloomsburg Inc.’s Capital Campaign is well underway. Despite a wonderful recent article in the Press...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
Out of shame, Millville teachers should be wearing brown paper bags over their heads when they return to their classrooms today. True to their vow,...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
When did football become Thug Ball? Let’s begin in the Lombardi era. Coach used to say football is about blocking and tackling. No place for choir...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by John Baer, veteran state government correspondent for the Philadelphia Daily News. It just never ends....
Published on September 30, 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 September 30, 2014 - Page 15
The United States spends almost twice as much of its gross domestic product on health care as other industrialized countries — 16.9 percent in 2012,...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
Regarding the Centralia American Legion time capsule: Due to circumstances beyond our control, namely, the tampering with and the excavation of the...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Growing up near Catawissa, Kellie Dancho Chavey was close to her grandmother, Vivian LaRue Bodman . When Mrs. Bodman passed away...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
When I began to read the letter from Eric Campbell (Sept. 19), I thought he was irreverently referring to the Bible. As I continued to read, I wasn’t...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
With taxpayers feeling tapped out, the elected leaders of Columbia and Montour counties are putting aside history. Separated 164 years ago, the...
Published on September 29, 2014 - Page 6
This campaign season is consumed by the question of whether Gov. Tom Corbett actively cut school funding by $1 billion or passively allowed that...
Published on September 29, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: Our General Assembly did something last week that may save some victims of our failed War on Drugs, which has actually made heroin cheaper and...
Published on September 28, 2014 - Page 32
Open letter to the editor as well as Bloomsburg taxpayers: Since the Bloomsburg University-linked group is silently and slowly buying up these...
Published on September 28, 2014 - Page 32
ROSE: The Bloomsburg Fair had a run of bad luck in the grandstand this year, losing what were arguably the two biggest acts from its entertainment...
Published on September 28, 2014 - Page 32
Your “Opinion” page in today’s issue (Sept. 19, 2014) presents a wonderful letter from Joe L. Souder of Berwick. Although I am a registered Democrat...
Published on September 28, 2014 - Page 32
Do members of the Northwest School Board try to fool the public by blaming others for their problems? Editor Sachetti went for the jugular in his...

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