Our view: Air show’s return is a real winner for area

Diamonds to the return of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Air Show at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. After being grounded for 17 years...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Our view: Stella brought out best in area’s residents

Our view: Stella brought out best in area’s residents

So Stella dumped a ton of snow on our area last week and, as inconvenient as that may have been for some of us, it also brought out the good in a whol...

March 19th, 2017 |  


Our opinion: Winter storm brings out the good, the bad and the mindless

Our opinion: Winter storm brings out the good, the bad and the mindless

Diamonds to all those who heeded advice and stayed off the roads during this week’s winter weather. Presumably, this was facilitated by the grow...

March 17th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Our view: Celebrate region’s rich ethnic and cultural heritage

Top o’ the mornin’, luck o’ the Irish, pot o’ gold and every other cliche sure to be uttered this weekend as Scranton and Wilk...

March 11th, 2017 |  


Our view: Tournament is a real winner for players, area

Our view: Tournament is a real winner for players, area

Diamonds to, well, diamonds — and spades and hearts and clubs — dealt and played while The Woodlands hosted the American Contract Bridge L...

March 10th, 2017 |  


Our view: Pasquini still a shining example to all

Our view: Pasquini still a shining example to all

It may be a modest mark of a person’s life impact when more than 100 people attend the funeral Mass on a soggy Tuesday morning. It may be a more...

March 7th, 2017 |  


Our Opinion: Phil Rudy leaves legacy of wit and persistence

“Genoa good lawyer?”A sandwich with Genoa salami, savory accoutrements, and a punny name? Say no more. Must be Circles on the Square.̶...

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


Their view: Church’s archery program is right on the mark

Their view: Church’s archery program is right on the mark

Diamonds to the Northmoreland Baptist Church in Wyoming County for the new Centershot archery program, combining faith, family and fun into a single w...

March 3rd, 2017 |  


Our view: A lesson to be learned in fate of Coxton bridge

Our view: A lesson to be learned in fate of Coxton bridge

It’s a gem turned eyesore turned life-threatening danger. It is, in other words, an example of so many things done wrong with old structures in ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Our view: Game Commission earns high praise for utilizing K-9s

Our view: Game Commission earns high praise for utilizing K-9s

Diamonds to The Pennsylvania Game Commission’s canine program, partnering conservation officers with trained Labrador retrievers. After a full y...

February 24th, 2017 |