Opinion

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Published on October 31, 2014 - Page 23
To find a person in the woods, react during the first tracking snowfall, which may be before Dec. 7. Allow a single hound dog to run cold on the...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
I had a very interesting conversation with Chairman Robert Godshall (Consumer Affairs Committee) today about “smart meters.” It seems that he is...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
It’s a new day in Pennsylvania. Seamus McCaffery, the pervy Supreme Court justice, has “retired,” so let’s put away porn for a moment and turn our...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
I remember when gentlemen tipped their hats to ladies. I remember when moviegoers were shocked when Clark Gable in “Gone With The Wind” said, “...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
“They’re just like, you know, stupid little girls. They just want to do something, and they do it.” UNNAMED FATHER Of a 16-year-old Sudanese girl...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
The U.S. Supreme Court temporarily blocked a Texas law this month that would close almost all abortion clinics in that state, but Texas is far from...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
Election Day is approaching and sadly a good portion of the electorate is abysmally uninformed and therefore cannot be expected to vote based on...
Published on October 30, 2014 - Page 25
In a 10/22 editorial Mr. Sachetti, referring to town council’s discussion of an anti-gay discrimination ordinance, cautioned them to, “… make very...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
On behalf of the Moose Exchange, and children and families from throughout our area, I would like to thank everyone involved in Friday night’s...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from reporting by the Pennsylvania Independent. By Eric Boehm Four years ago, Pennsylvanians went to the polls and...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
Is it possible that Christians have been misinterpreting the Bible on the subject of homosexuality for the past 2,000 years? Does the Bible speak...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
Pennsylvanians are 50 shades of red after reading even the briefest summaries of pornographic emails received and sent by now-former Supreme Court...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
“We are still praying. I hope our home will be spared.” IMELDA RARAS A resident of Pahoa Village on the Big Island of Hawaii on the threat of...
Published on October 29, 2014 - Page 16
Voters in the 11th Congressional District face a difficult choice in selecting a congressman, for the wrong reasons. The Times-Tribune editorial...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
“Beautiful things don’t ask for attention.” — James Thurber, “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty” Way back in 1939 James Thurber wrote a classic short...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
It’s that time of year when politicians spend millions on commercials, entreating us to trust them with even more of our money. This would be easier...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
What possible reason is there for not having taxed shale gas at least as much as other states tax it? Is the gas going to go where it can be drilled...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
For years, the state Legislature has been denigrated as a “do-nothing” body, more intent on playing political games and posturing for re-election...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
In order to uphold the intent of our Constitution, it seems it would be prudent for our Congress to clearly define a religion. It should clearly...
Published on October 28, 2014 - Page 15
When we moved here in 2001, I was immediately impressed with the friendliness of the people in this area. I looked forward to the genuine smiles and...

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