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Published on August 9, 2014 - Page 22
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 August 9, 2014 - Page 22
Under (Pennsylvania’s old open records) law, people seeking access to records had to prove the records should be public. And if their requests were...
Published on August 9, 2014 - Page 22
ROSE: The folks staging the colorful Bloomsburg Nationals car show this weekend at the fairgrounds sure know how to promote an event. They announced...
Published on August 9, 2014 - Page 22
Recently, I, and three members of my legislative staff flew to Denver, Colorado to see for ourselves what the complete legalization of cannabis looks...
Published on August 9, 2014 - Page 22
On August 3, 1914, British Foreign Secretary Edward Grey gave a speech before Parliament that “proved to be one of those junctures by which people...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: At a ceremony Tuesday honoring Central Columbia’s state championship softball team, the players received a unique gift and an...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 6
In May a 34-year-old Haverford man was arrested for the fourth time for drunken driving after he allegedly struck another vehicle with his pickup...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 6
Is Mitt Romney becoming the once and future GOP nominee for president? Six months ago such a question might have been met with a polite smile or an...
Published on August 8, 2014 - Page 6
“There will be a time to judge the guilty, but today we honor the dead and we grieve with the living.” Tony Abbott Prime Minister of Australia as...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
An article by Reuters on May 2, 2014 provided data about U.S. job growth in April 2014. Because the data appears to be somewhat contradictory and...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
Once again, we’re joining a number of local businesses to provide school supplies to children in need in the Berwick, Bloomsburg and Northwest school...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
According to the PA Pets leaflet online, feral cats congregate to form a feral cat colony usually around a food source. The feral cat program focuses...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
The Environmental Protection Agency recently unveiled something it calls the “Clean Power Plan.” Clean power sounds good, doesn’t it? We all need...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
To be a missionary or a health care worker who tends to the poor has always required an admirable level of compassion, but now in West Africa it also...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
Do the courts have to settle every issue? That is the big question in Heffner v. Murphy, a lawsuit filed in federal court seeking to strike down a...
Published on August 7, 2014 - Page 24
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 August 6, 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 August 6, 2014 - Page 15
My three sisters and a good friend have decided to lower their cancer risk and strengthen their marriages by not ingesting birth control pills. They...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 15
The United Nations Convention on the Rights of Persons with Disabilities should not be controversial: It requires equal access for the disabled and...
Published on August 6, 2014 - Page 15
Since the 1950’s Kinsey Report, the homosexual population in the U.S. has been touted at being 10 percent. This misleading report was based on faulty...

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