Opinion

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Published on September 24, 2016 - Page 8
Two generations ago, many white working-class Democrats bought into Ronald Reagan’s promise of a better nation. Eager for “morning in America” —and...
Published on September 24, 2016 - Page 8
ROSE: History thanks the members of the First United Methodist Church in Berwick for all the work they’ve done preserving a small but significant...
Published on September 24, 2016 - Page 8
BY SALENA ZITO Greg sat at a tidy red-checkered diner table sipping hot tea doused with more cream than tea and more sugar than cream. Despite the...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 22
As most of us already know, this is a presidential election year. Normally, I never disclose to anyone who will be my choice for this very important...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 22
Now that the new administration in Mahoning Township has financially settled with former Police Chief Chad Thomas, the book on this strange episode...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 22
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the U.S. presidential race: Junior on defense Donald Trump Jr. says he was being straightforward and not dabbling...
Published on September 23, 2016 - Page 22
I believe we only have the upcoming election to save our nation. Currently Progressives are ruining America. What is a Progressive? First, they are...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
This letter is open to anyone who wishes to read it... In response to “The Watts Investment Eagle Scout Scholarships” and as worded in the “...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
Mention the words “college students” and people in this town are as divided as they are about the infamous over-or-under toilet paper roll dispute....
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the U.S. presidential campaign: Don’t cede Internet Donald Trump’s campaign is backing conservatives on Capitol...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
Pennsylvania leads the nation in blocked organ donations. Since 2014, elected county coroners have blocked the taking of organs from 28 people, even...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
I am sick of the lies and false promises that are pushed on us by the liberals in our midst. Now Jay Nixon (letter, Sept. 20) is trying to scare us...
Published on September 22, 2016 - Page 11
Voters, prepare. Mailings and political ads are filling mailboxes, newspapers and airwaves. Yard signs are sprouting. And candidates are knocking on...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 15
WASHINGTON (AP) —The latest on the 2016 presidential campaign: She’s copying me Donald Trump is predicting that Hillary Clinton will copy his...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 15
Over the past 40 years, we’ve seen police chiefs come and go in Berwick, as they do in all communities. If the incumbent, Ken Strish, isn’t the best...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 15
Pennsylvania’s greatest and most expensive sitcom is returning from recess. The Pennsylvania House of Representatives convened Tuesday after a...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 15
It’s said when the law no longer protects you from the corrupt, but protects the corrupt from you, your nation is doomed! No two corrupt politicians...
Published on September 21, 2016 - Page 15
We’ve been in a downward spiral for more than a decade now and the future my children face scares me. So, now we have to choose the lesser of two...
Published on September 20, 2016 - Page 17
My grandfather, John B. Martino, was instrumental in starting the steel unions. He tells of standing next to his friend Mike George, 39, who died...
Published on September 20, 2016 - Page 17
“And I would say to those people out there who are thinking of the protest vote, think about what the country looks like and whether you’re...

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