Capitol Roundup: Aging secretary discusses governor’s investment in seniors

Capitol Roundup: Aging secretary discusses governor’s investment in seniors

WILKES-BARRE — Pennsylvania Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne this week spoke about the department’s current and future initiat...

March 4th, 2017 |  


Their View: Internal accounting controls protect small business owners

Their View: Internal accounting controls protect small business owners

With tax season upon us, it is a good time to review the importance of internal accounting controls for for-profit and nonprofit entities, alike.Inter...

March 4th, 2017 updated: March 4th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Sometimes those Lenten abstentions can be challenging

Beyond the Byline: Sometimes those Lenten abstentions can be challenging

WILKES-BARRE — Walking out of the King’s College chapel after the Ash Wednesday service, everyone attending had the option of taking a ...

March 4th, 2017 updated: March 4th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: I guess I’m crazy too

Beyond the Byline: I guess I’m crazy too

OK, I’ll admit it.When I found out my mother watched an eagles nest in Fort Myers, Fla., for days, I called her crazy. Turns out, it wasn’...

March 2nd, 2017 updated: March 2nd, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Beware the line-jumper and mind your manners

Beyond the Byline: Beware the line-jumper and mind your manners

WILKES-BARRE — So, I’m standing in line at a coffee shop the other day when a young, college-aged girl walks in to meet her friends.Now I&...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Consumer Watchdog: Do your homework when choosing a degree program

Consumer Watchdog: Do your homework when choosing a degree program

You’re about to get schooled.If you’re a high-schooler thinking about your next step in the educational process or someone who’s bee...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Seeing a favorite band live for the first time

Beyond the Byline: Seeing a favorite band live for the first time

It’s finally going to happen.It was announced on Feb. 13 that Metallica is going on a nationwide tour, its “WorldWired Tour 2017.” A...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Recalls can save lives. When a company issues one, you should pay attention.But sometimes it can be hard to know if a product has been deemed defectiv...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Gov. Tom Wolf this week joined women’s health advocates and medical professionals to denounce the fast-tracking of Senate Bill 3, which the gove...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

“The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.”―M.K. Clinton, author, The Return...

February 18th, 2017 |