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Published on January 3, 2015 - Page 23
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 January 3, 2015 - Page 23
ROSE: To Agape of Bloomsburg, which will be welcoming people in from the cold this winter. The doors of the Agape Center at 19 E. Seventh St. will be...
Published on January 3, 2015 - Page 23
I am taking this opportunity to give a heart-filled thank you to all the individuals and organizations who graciously donated to the “Baby Mary...
Published on January 3, 2015 - Page 23
Following fatal school shootings in Newtown, Connecticut, and elsewhere, liberal politicians and editorialists blamed the National Rifle Association...
Published on January 3, 2015 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from reporting by the ProPublica investigative journalism project and the New York Times; for the full story: www.propublica...
Published on January 3, 2015 - Page 23
“We deal with a lot of avalanches and a lot of snow. That kind of karma is something we don’t pass up.” Marty Mobley One of three snowmobilers who...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 8
It’s time for New Year’s resolutions, particularly those about our health. Although gun violence remains the leading cause of death among young...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 8
Ebola has been making headlines for months, but the most serious threat we face from a communicable disease this season is something much more common...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 8
A major policy question that government leaders often are reluctant to answer is whether the public gets a fair return on the hundreds of millions of...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 8
The following letter is in response to an article written by Larry Lahiff way back on Oct. 11, which apparently I disagree with his thinking. I...
Published on January 2, 2015 - Page 8
Mandatory Minimum Sentencing (MMS) is just one of the damaging byproducts of the barrage of tough sentencing laws passed in the last four decades....
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 8
EDITOR’S NOTE: An excerpt from a column by Fred Hiatt, editorial page editor of The Washington Post. When another journalist attacked William...
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 8
“I have apologized profusely for what they are going through. I am the leader of this company, and I have to take responsibility. That is why I’m...
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 8
ROSE: In the 14th year of our two-front war, U.S. casualty figures were more than cut in half; once again, local military personnel serving in...
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 8
Dear Mr. Sachetti, In the process of cleaning out files, I came across this “Dear Abby” column which I had saved. As I worked in Children &...
Published on January 1, 2015 - Page 8
Neither Danville nor Geisinger is to blame for all the gridlock. All the blame lies with PennDOT. They didn’t even do a study on the situation. Had...

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