Opinion

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Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
Because Knoebels Amusement Resort is right here in our backyard, we tend to take it for granted. But the local attraction, although small, is a...
Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
With a penchant for spending taxpayers’ money on failing businesses like solar power, pond scum, the Chevy Volt and ethanol, Obama, while speaking at...
Published on October 2, 2014 - Page 20
It is time to bring heroin from out of the shadows and treat it as the public health crisis that it is. Every day, Lancaster EMS, the county’s...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
Out of shame, Millville teachers should be wearing brown paper bags over their heads when they return to their classrooms today. True to their vow,...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
When did football become Thug Ball? Let’s begin in the Lombardi era. Coach used to say football is about blocking and tackling. No place for choir...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by John Baer, veteran state government correspondent for the Philadelphia Daily News. It just never ends....
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
Before Eric Holder was appointed our “nation’s lawyer,” he was a senior partner with a Washington, D.C., law firm, several members of which had...
Published on October 1, 2014 - Page 16
With close to $35,000 pledged so far, Downtown Bloomsburg Inc.’s Capital Campaign is well underway. Despite a wonderful recent article in the Press...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Growing up near Catawissa, Kellie Dancho Chavey was close to her grandmother, Vivian LaRue Bodman . When Mrs. Bodman passed away...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
When I began to read the letter from Eric Campbell (Sept. 19), I thought he was irreverently referring to the Bible. As I continued to read, I wasn’t...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
With taxpayers feeling tapped out, the elected leaders of Columbia and Montour counties are putting aside history. Separated 164 years ago, the...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
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 September 30, 2014 - Page 15
The United States spends almost twice as much of its gross domestic product on health care as other industrialized countries — 16.9 percent in 2012,...
Published on September 30, 2014 - Page 15
Regarding the Centralia American Legion time capsule: Due to circumstances beyond our control, namely, the tampering with and the excavation of the...

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