Opinion

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Published on July 22, 2015 - Page 17
When surgery is recommended as the only possible relief for whatever ails you, the single most important factor to consider is the record of the...
Published on July 22, 2015 - Page 17
Secretary of Defense Ashton Carter has taken an important step toward repealing the Pentagon’s ban on open service by transgender troops, a...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
A diabetes diagnosis – more than 29 million Americans have already received one, and nearly 80 million more are at risk – can inspire uncertainty and...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
As a result of the letter you published (“Cures for ‘below average’ nursing home,” July 3), the CEO of Mid-Atlantic came to Milton and invited me to...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
“It’s not just absurd. It’s offensive. It’s ridiculous. And I do think it is a disqualifier as commander in chief.” Sen. Marco Rubio On presidential...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
Caution – graphic letter The recent light shed on harvesting aborted baby parts has reached at least a few of the public. However, the facts never...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
In the space of just a few days, the news locally and nationally served up examples of how dangerous it is to move fuel via roads and rails. Should...
Published on July 21, 2015 - Page 16
The Boy Scouts of America didn’t go as far as it ought to have with its new recommendation on gay Scout leaders, but it did make reluctant headway....
Published on July 20, 2015 - Page 6
“The economics of this program have been set up for failure. In three years, if implemented, the Greek economy will be 10 percent smaller than it was...
Published on July 20, 2015 - Page 6
ROSE: Thanks to decades of work by the Pennsylvania Game Commission, the bald and golden eagles have made an amazing comeback here. So it only makes...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 25
Recent rulings by the U.S. Supreme Court have taken away two issues that conservatives had hoped to use against the Democrats in the coming ‘16...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 25
After spending some time this week reading article after article about our nation’s recent diplomatic “success” in Western Asia, I found myself...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 25
Seven months into office, Gov. Tom Wolf is stuffing the mailboxes of Pennsylvanians (including thousands of households in my Senatorial district)...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 25
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from a column by Paul A. Reyes, a New York City attorney and columnist. The chips just keep falling. The Professional Golf...
Published on July 19, 2015 - Page 25
THORN: If the LGBTQA community remains intent on sending a message to the state that Bloomsburg is friendly to all kinds of people, they should...
Published on July 18, 2015 - Page 23
I just read a headline in The Washington Free Beacon, “Iran Bans U.S. Inspectors from All Nuclear Sites.” This must be an old edition, I thought,...
Published on July 18, 2015 - Page 23
Voters may have turned Gov. Tom Corbett out of office last November, but his higher education funding legacy remains. The State System of Higher...
Published on July 18, 2015 - Page 23
ROSE: A rose to Serena Remley, the 17-year-old Berwick girl who recently rescued a boy, 10, trapped in the dangerous waters just below the Benton Dam...
Published on July 18, 2015 - Page 23
Imitation, the saying goes, is the most sincere form of flattery. So either Gov. Tom Wolf is in the running for president of the Barack Obama fan...
Published on July 17, 2015 - Page 8
“Either the issue of Iran obtaining a nuclear weapon is resolved diplomatically through a negotiation or it’s resolved through force, through war....

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