Their view: Cooperation for community colleges and universities

Their view: Cooperation for community colleges and universities

The National Student Clearinghouse Research Center’s recent report confirms a national trend in higher education that also bodes well for local ...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Their view: Constitution’s framers were prepared for president such as Trump

Their view: Constitution’s framers were prepared for president such as Trump

The framers anticipated a controversial president like Donald Trump when they drafted the U.S. Constitution 230 years ago.They assumed that anyone who...

September 16th, 2017 |  


Your view: Shame on Barletta for vote

Your view: Shame on Barletta for vote

I was so disappointed to once again see that my congressman, Lou Barletta, last week voted in favor of turning federal lands in Alaska into killing fi...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Their view: Liberals pick and choose when to be offended

Their view: Liberals pick and choose when to be offended

Before Colin Kaepernick took a knee and became a movement, he was a pretty good football player. And then, he wasn’t anymore. Whether his foray ...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Your view: Shame on Toomey for voting against aid to victims of hurricanes

Your view: Shame on Toomey for voting against aid to victims of hurricanes

Businesses and citizens across America are opening their hearts and wallets to aid our fellow countrymen in Texas and Florida.Wal-Mart, the NFL, the A...

September 15th, 2017 updated: September 15th, 2017. |  


Our View: Diamonds for preserving a county gem

Our View: Diamonds for preserving a county gem

Diamonds to Luzerne County Administrator C. David Pedri and staff for securing contract work for restoration of the county courthouse interior. Additi...

September 15th, 2017 |  


Their view: Ayers left a legacy for us all

Their view: Ayers left a legacy for us all

It is not something a media steeped in print wants to admit, but sometimes, it really feels as if there are no words; or at least, that even the best ...

September 14th, 2017 updated: September 14th, 2017. |  


Their view: Trump will have a 2020 primary challenger, but who will he be

Their view: Trump will have a 2020 primary challenger, but who will he be

It’s way too early to think about the 2020 presidential primaries — too early for normal people, that is. But that hasn’t stopped po...

September 14th, 2017 |  


Our view: Health care giants investing heavily in the area

It’s been pretty obvious, yet most people may not have noticed it. And while it could just be coincidence, it has a serious whiff of deliberate ...

September 13th, 2017 |  


Your view: Change unfair school, municipal tax system

Your view: Change unfair school, municipal tax system

Dick and Jane build a home.Dick dies suddenly. Jane continues working. It does seem unfair to Jane, however, that since her income has been cut in hal...

September 13th, 2017 |