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Jim Sachetti has been a newsman for 40 years, 27 as editor of the Press Enterprise. He writes the paper's daily editorial and the Roses and Thorns columns Saturday, Sunday and Monday. He also edits 30 Seconds.

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Published on December 8, 2017 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor Generations ago, our region was served by trains, trolleys and buses. If you needed to get to work and didn’t have a car, it...
Published on November 23, 2017 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor The stock market is up 18 percent since last Christmas. Unemployment has fallen. The Great Recession of 2007-09 is barely...
Published on November 24, 2016 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor We begin this year’s Brighter Christmas Fund, our 32nd, with a special request for a working family that has hit one bump in...
Published on November 26, 2015 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor Can you picture yourself raising three kids on monthly wages of $900 a month? Or living into your 80s as your savings...
Published on November 27, 2014 - Page 1
Press Enterprise Editor At 82, Mary still goes to work, which she enjoys. But she has begun to dread her all-too-regular trips to the pharmacy. Like...
Published on September 7, 2014 - Page 23
Press Enterprise Editor Today we conclude our photo contest with thanks to our many readers and fans of the paper who shared their favorite pictures...
Published on August 24, 2014 - Page 23
Press Enterprise Editor Summer is winding down, and so is our photo contest. We’re going to do our 10th and final round of judging two weeks from...
Published on August 17, 2014 - Page 25
Press Enterprise Editor BLOOMSBURG — When Claude Renninger opened Renco Hardware here in 1974, he could walk the aisles of the small store at the...
Published on August 10, 2014 - Page 23
Press Enterprise Editor The world is a big, beautiful place, and our readers captured striking images of it for this eighth round of our photo...
Published on July 27, 2014 - Page 23
Press Enterprise Editor Since our last round of judging July 13, our readers submitted another 216 photos. The overall total now stands at 1,132...