Opinion

Published on November 27, 2022 - Page 20
In the past few months, Pennsylvanians have seen their share of negative ads making radical claims -- that one party is hell-bent on destroying...
Published on November 27, 2022 - Page 20
THORN: The Town of Bloomsburg has some wonderful open areas to get unleashed dogs their outdoor exercise: the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds and the dog park...
Published on November 27, 2022 - Page 20
The Republicans won the House. The Democrats kept the Senate. Joe Biden is still pretending to be the president. So how about if we -- i.e., the...
Published on November 27, 2022 - Page 20
In the smoldering wake of what can only be called a Republican debacle, many pundits much better schooled in politics and history weighed in with...
Published on November 26, 2022 - Page 8
The surprising success of Democrats in capturing control of the Pennsylvania state House signals a change in direction and philosophy for state...
Published on November 26, 2022 - Page 8
ROSE: It's not every day we award a rose to someone for something that approached breaking the law. But this one goes to a scofflaw, Mark Darst of...
Published on November 26, 2022 - Page 8
In 2019, the average annual income of the working class was $18,500 and the average annual income of the middle class was $75,000, but the average...
Published on November 26, 2022 - Page 8
Just a few days ago, people from all walks of life -- from the many different faiths, races, and ethnicities who inhabit this wonderful place we call...
Published on November 25, 2022 - Page 6
In nearly every spy thriller or superhero movie, some savvy computer wiz pushes a few buttons, and dozens of mugshots flash across a screen until the...
Published on November 25, 2022 - Page 6
ROSE: In just two sentences, State Sen. John Gordner summed up the history of our area's troubled relationship with its flood-prone Fishing Creek and...
Published on November 25, 2022 - Page 6
InsideSources.com Things are not looking up for Indigenous Americans this Thanksgiving season. The Supreme Court is considering the retraction of...
Published on November 25, 2022 - Page 6
Vinyl records are making a comeback, and it's not just nostalgic old fogies who are driving the trend. According to Readers Digest UK, millennial and...
Published on November 24, 2022 - Page 18
InsideSources.com It's the closest Americans come each year to everyone eating the same meal on the same day. Turkey is essential to the Thanksgiving...
Published on November 24, 2022 - Page 18
On Oct. 3, 1789, President George Washington issued the first Thanksgiving proclamation in the United States, proclaiming a Thursday at the end of...
Published on November 24, 2022 - Page 18
InsideSources.com The Supreme Court recently heard arguments from Harvard and the University of North Carolina about using race and ethnicity in...
Published on November 24, 2022 - Page 18
InsideSources.com The Supreme Court recently heard arguments from Harvard and the University of North Carolina about using race and ethnicity in...
Published on November 23, 2022 - Page 6
A horse walks into a bar. The bartender says, "Hey." The horse replies, "Buddy -- you read my mind!" *** When does a horse talk? Only whinney wants...
Published on November 23, 2022 - Page 6
When many of us were growing up, prominent among the decorations for Thanksgiving were images of Pilgrims and Indians. But times have changed. With...
Published on November 23, 2022 - Page 6
So we want to ban racing because it's to loud. Where is the Town going to make up the lost Tax and Luxury tax revenue?? I haven't heard anything...
Published on November 22, 2022 - Page 6
The Democrats have the "fascist" business wrong. Donald Trump isn't a fascist, or even a semi-fascist, in President Biden's term. Trump is an...
Published on November 22, 2022 - Page 6
It's exactly 1.1 miles from Bloomsburg's Town Hall to its Town Park. (We measured.) Yet, it seems a "La Brea"-like chasm has opened between the two....
Published on November 22, 2022 - Page 6
When it comes to sappy holiday movies, you either scorn them as you would another pair of reindeer-themed socks, or you eagerly binge on offerings...
Published on November 22, 2022 - Page 6
InsideSources.com Pundits who focused on Democratic versus Republican battles before the election missed the real story -- that fairly drawn voting...
Published on November 21, 2022 - Page 6
There's a desert on our doorstep. Of course, it's not the desert where you would find lots of sand, snakes or cacti. What we're talking about is a "...
Published on November 21, 2022 - Page 6
InsideSources.com It's still the same old story. Eighty years ago this month, Americans first plunked down a quarter for a ticket at their local...
Published on November 20, 2022 - Page 8
Things aren't going well for President Biden's student loan cancellation. On Monday the Eighth Circuit Court of Appeals enjoined the $400 billion...
Published on November 20, 2022 - Page 8
ROSE: The trouble with racing at the Bloomsburg Fairgrounds seems to be the noise. That (and the dust) is what has neighbors riled and town council...
Published on November 20, 2022 - Page 8
The Keystone State Literacy Association Susquehanna Valley (KSLA Susquehanna Valley) hopes that visions of reading and books dance through the heads...
Published on November 20, 2022 - Page 8
InsideSources.com Former President Donald Trump’s announcement of a 2024 White House run was predictable, even if the timing was suspect. He...
Published on November 20, 2022 - Page 8
Why was Cinderella such a lousy baseball player? She had a pumpkin for a coach! *** What does a wicked witch like to read in the newspaper? Her...