Opinion

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Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 6
Pennsylvanians ought to be aware that the problems with pensions and deteriorating infrastructure are so great that a big increase in state funding...
Published on August 4, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: Despite “the tube,” to say nothing of YouTube, Facebook and Twitter, there are still some people who enjoy the experience of sitting down to...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 25
How many parents would be happy to hear that their children are being taught dangerous sexual behaviors, including whipping, cutting, and beating...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 25
The Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) has issued a Notice of Intent that it will be preparing an Environmental Impact Statement (EIS) for...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 25
EDITOR’S NOTE : This column by Eric Heyl was first published last weekend in the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review. Shame shouldn’t be in short supply in...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 25
THORN: Like it or not, John E. Kerchusky of Bald Top Road near Danville has every right to put a sign in his yard expressing his opinion that a local...
Published on August 3, 2014 - Page 25
European leaders are now convinced that imposing harsher sanctions on entire sectors of the Russian economy is worth the price they’ll pay (literally...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
The Obama administration finally is calling out Russia for violating 1987’s Intermediate-range Nuclear Forces (INF) Treaty. Yet this White House, too...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: History, whether of the world or just small parts of it, is made by people. When he arrived in Danville back in 2001, Dr. Glenn Steele Jr. was...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
ProPublica During their time at college, one in five women will be sexually assaulted, the Department of Justice estimates, and as many as 95...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
Wrong opinions and practices gradually yield to fact and argument; but facts and arguments, to produce any effect on the mind, must be brought before...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
The countdown has begun: 10... 9... 8. I feel we are at...4. Time as we know it is ending. Don’t have your stupid hats on! Can’t you see the signs...
Published on August 2, 2014 - Page 6
After my husband and I come home from spending a wonderful weekend at our campground, we usually get caught up on chores and then sit down to relax...
Published on August 1, 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 August 1, 2014 - Page 6
I wholeheartedly agree with Chet Gaugler’s recent letter and share his admiration and inspiration of Dick Donald’s descriptive story of D-Day. We owe...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 6
Our president said “This is the most transparent administration in the history of America.” Did you know the EPA tried to quietly put in place a...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 6
It’s time to bring back the practice of humanely putting down unwanted dogs and cats. Rescue organizations adhering to the no-kill ethic are able to...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 6
When Hamas decided to initiate rocket attacks on Israel, it invited the furious reprisal that began earlier this month. Three times since 2006,...
Published on August 1, 2014 - Page 6
The Elmbrook School District operates two public high schools in suburban Wisconsin. Finding that its own gymnasiums were cramped, hot, and...
Published on July 31, 2014 - Page 24
Most Pennsylvanians couldn’t identify our lieutenant governor if they were spotted his first name and most of his résumé. But Lt. Gov. Jim Cawley...

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