Opinion

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Published on March 26, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Ann Coulter. I think the only issue in the 2014 election should be Obamacare. In fact, that should be the...
Published on March 25, 2014 - Page 15
Rarely, it seems, is anything what it appears to be when it comes to Pennsylvania politics. Thus we have the state’s top law enforcement officer...
Published on March 25, 2014 - Page 15
Total compensation for a Danville teacher at top of scale costs taxpayers $539 per day; for a new teacher, $294 per day. That’s pretty good for this...
Published on March 25, 2014 - Page 15
I write to encourage all parents of the Benton Area School District to stop being sheep. Let’s get our heads out of the sand! Superintendent Penny...
Published on March 25, 2014 - Page 15
EDITOR’S NOTE: Excerpts from a column by Slava Tsukerman, a native of Russia now living in Pennsylvania. This was published at NewsLanc.com, an e-...
Published on March 24, 2014 - Page 6
ROSE: The mystery of the missing Malaysian jetliner and its 239 souls made an unlikely TV celebrity of a Berwick native, Navy pilot Chris Kovach....
Published on March 24, 2014 - Page 6
The “green” — as in supposedly energy-efficient building design — has lost a lot of its sheen in the nation’s capital these days. A free market group...
Published on March 24, 2014 - Page 6
“Rauner is going to be a bull in a china shop; we need a bull. It’s not going to be more of the same.” TOM SOMMER A 57-year-old real estate broker...
Published on March 23, 2014 - Page 25
As a student at the University of Pittsburgh, I am concerned about the air quality in Pittsburgh and what it will mean for my generation and those to...
Published on March 23, 2014 - Page 25
I came from Catawissa Council meeting frustrated and upset. Our seniors from Riverview apartments were there complaining about their electric bills...
Published on March 23, 2014 - Page 25
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from a column by David Ignatius in The Washington Post. From the photographs we’ve seen of the Russian special operations...
Published on March 23, 2014 - Page 25
ROSE: After the massacre at the elementary school in Newtown, Conn., school officials and local police had little choice but to push security higher...
Published on March 23, 2014 - Page 25
A new Penn State Alumni Association survey suggests graduates of the university are moving past the Jerry Sandusky scandal, even as news reports...
Published on March 22, 2014 - Page 23
EDITOR’S NOTE : Excerpts from a column by Rick Manning of Americans for Limited Government. Some random philosophy professor from the Rochester...
Published on March 22, 2014 - Page 23
Most people are familiar with the phrase, “It’s my way or the highway.” But Republican obstructionists, who are heavily invested in seeing Obama fail...
Published on March 22, 2014 - Page 23
THORN: Here’s a multiple-choice for you: Which is more aggravating? • a) that Bloomsburg has to spend even more public money, a whopping $650,000,...
Published on March 22, 2014 - Page 23
America’s largest full-time state Legislature will keep Pennsylvania known as the State of Corruption until and unless Pennsylvanians demand that...
Published on March 22, 2014 - Page 23
I nominate Trace Adkins for an Oscar for his commercial showing his sincerity, loyalty, and true, honest, American-made pride. It’s awesome to see...
Published on March 21, 2014 - Page 6
It’s an election year in Pennsylvania. Like dandelions in spring, legislators and their challengers will be popping up everywhere. They’ll be...
Published on March 21, 2014 - Page 6
Highlighting a special state criminal code exception for business management and labor unions in the Commonwealth, the House has voted to prohibit...

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