Opinion

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Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
“To those members of Congress who question my authority to make our immigration system better, or question the wisdom of me acting where Congress has...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
We are hearing more these days about “death with dignity,” which is a dignified way of saying it makes sense to breathe our last in the most painless...
Published on November 24, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: It’s not every day a business comes along saying it wants to invest $850 million in your community. But that’s what’s happening in Salem...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
Do you plan to stuff yourself with turkey this Thanksgiving? Why? There’s no need to take a turkey’s life to celebrate the blessings in your own....
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
THORN: Although there was absolutely nothing to it, rumors about a student with a gun making threats at Berwick’s middle school jumped from cell...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
On Veteran’s Day my husband and I went to the Susquehanna Mall to see the performance by Re-Creation. This talented group has been entertaining for...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
“Farming is Harming” (column, Nov. 13)? Wow, the article on the use of antibiotics in animal agriculture was scary if you were not closely familiar...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
As it is the time for Thanksgiving, the board of the Orangeville Community Food Bank would like to reflect upon the things we are thankful for. The...
Published on November 23, 2014 - Page 28
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from the latest by Ann Coulter, author of the book, “Never Trust a Liberal Over 3 — Especially a Republican.” Isn’t...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 27
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 November 22, 2014 - Page 27
THORN: It’s hard to believe, but just three years after Sandusky Pennsylvania is again ground zero for a cringe-inducing scandal involving sex and...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 27
It is being proposed that “sexual orientation” be granted a higher status of protection than religious convictions because religious convictions are...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 27
Reflecting on World War I, California Sen. Hiram Johnson famously said: “The first casualty when war comes is truth.” Actually, in America’s recent...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 27
Thursday night while viewing President Barack Obama’s address to the nation on the issue of immigration, I witnessed something amazing. I saw and...
Published on November 22, 2014 - Page 27
If your breakfast this morning came out of a box, odds are that “natural and artificial flavors” were part of the experience. The “natural and...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 6
With the approach of Black Friday and the Christmas shopping season, let’s ponder one of our area’s enduring mysteries: Why did the Columbia Mall...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 6
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Alexandra Petri in The Washington Post. Bill Cosby is over, for now. The Cosby Netflix special is...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 6
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 November 21, 2014 - Page 6
It is a sick joke on the victims of sexual assault and abuse. Eric Barron was president of Florida State University in 2012 when Jameis Winston, who...
Published on November 21, 2014 - Page 6
We have launched into an era of roboticized warfare and very possibly roboticized humanity. America’s faith in the perfection of its technology is...

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