Opinion

Published on October 10, 2021 - Page 21
How could Sen. Lindsey Graham even suggest the Jan. 6 riot at the U.S. Capitol might someday become a historical footnote? Speaking to The State...
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 8
North Carolina’s Sen. Richard Burr hasn’t always played it safe as a legislator. He was one of the few Republicans in the Senate who had the courage...
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 8
THORN: We’re not sure who the Danville Area school board was trying to protect by stealth firing an assistant cross country coach at a recent meeting...
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 8
Not too many years ago many, if not most, corporations and major industries were concerned about and emphasized the concepts of workplace safety,...
Published on October 9, 2021 - Page 8
InsideSources.com The past 18 months have been challenging for kids and teens. News outlets report a “pandemic within a pandemic” to describe...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 6
Republicans are supposed to oppose government overreach. Instead, GOP leadership in Harrisburg is taking overreach to a whole new level with an...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 6
THORN: We’re seeing some of the first effects of the merger of Bloomsburg University with Mansfield and Lock Haven universities, and they aren’t...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 6
With the continuing challenges of the pandemic, everyone in the world should be taking a dose of humility. An invisible bacteria has caused the whole...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 6
Among many other provisions in the Build Back Better plan, Congress continues to negotiate a wide variety of measures to reorient the American...
Published on October 8, 2021 - Page 6
I took all of my savings, converted it to cash and put it in a boat. I feel much better now that my money is offshore.
Published on October 7, 2021 - Page 15
That canny Cajun James Carville had this to say in Vox in April: “the Democratic Party can’t be more liberal than Sen. Joe Manchin. That’s the fact....
Published on October 7, 2021 - Page 15
Attendees at a Bloomsburg Area School District meeting on Monday night threw a lot of numbers at the school board. A parents’ group and a teachers...
Published on October 7, 2021 - Page 15
Propaganda, indoctrination, surveillance, mandates and censorship are all staples of tyranny. When faith and reason hit the skids, it’s not...
Published on October 7, 2021 - Page 15
I just love Berwick. It’s a cool town to do business in. I have made the acquaintance of many interesting people in my many years of business. In...
Published on October 6, 2021 - Page 16
Outrage is America’s hobby, and proof of that is the dangerous debate over paying college athletes. The latest on that front is the top attorney for...
Published on October 6, 2021 - Page 16
Fair week has passed, and all the fried food and agricultural displays are gone for another year. But a question remains: Why, in a week with...
Published on October 6, 2021 - Page 16
Good evening. My name is Tara Mowery, and I am a teacher at Bloomsburg Middle School and also the president of the Bloomsburg Area Education...
Published on October 6, 2021 - Page 16
Simply saying something over and over doesn’t make it so. I know because I’ve tried it. No matter how many times I say, “I’m a good golfer, I’m a...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
Every 10 years, the United States government counts the number of people who reside in our nation. This census then becomes the basis for determining...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
It seems a fair bet most people who head to a municipally sponsored Fourth of July fireworks display expect the show is being conducted by a...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
In the last two weeks several community members unhappy with Bloomsburg Area School District have issued statements in the 30 Seconds section of the...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
InsideSources.com We began our COVID nightmare back in March 2020 with politicians and experts telling us we needed to lockdown the economy for...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
At St. Peter’s Catholic Church in Toronto, they periodically hold marriage seminars for husbands. At the session last week, the priest asked John,...
Published on October 5, 2021 - Page 15
“Yes, it’s true; I’m going to be a ‘rocket man!’ It’s never too late to experience new things.” William Shatner “Star Trek” actor, 90, who’s to...
Published on October 4, 2021 - Page 6
The costs of treating unvaccinated people for coronavirus infections were $5.7 billion between June and August of 2021, a new report from the...
Published on October 4, 2021 - Page 6
The autumn leaves are expected to be extra vibrant this year in Pennsylvania, though they are changing colors a week later than is normal. That’s...
Published on October 3, 2021 - Page 22
As those of us in Charleston and other coastal cities gradually brace for rising seas, heavier rains and other challenges posed by climate change, it...
Published on October 3, 2021 - Page 22
ROSE: Thursday was a good day for this region’s economy. In one corner of the area, Talen was breaking ground on a new campus next to its nuclear...
Published on October 3, 2021 - Page 22
Anyone who questions the impact of a novel virus, please read “1491”, a national best seller, by Charles C. Mann who reexamines native cultures in...
Published on October 3, 2021 - Page 22
Before Gov. Tom Corbett appointed John Wetzel as secretary of the state Department of Corrections in 2011, the job primarily was about operations....