Their view: Trump can learn from JFK’s ‘peace through strength’ legacy

Their view: Trump can learn from JFK’s ‘peace through strength’ legacy

This month marks the centenary of President John F. Kennedy’s birth offering historians an important opportunity to consider his legacy. Of all ...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Our view: Municipalities not to blame for these fines

Our view: Municipalities not to blame for these fines

It’s easy to blame administrators in Wilkes-Barre and Kingston for tax money wasted paying federal fines for failing to meet mandates spelled ou...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Your view: Affordable Care Act a lifesaver

Your view: Affordable Care Act a lifesaver

The Affordable Care Act, known as Obamacare, saved my life.Thanks to the elimination of lifetime caps on money for mental illness treatments — m...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Your view: Fake news becoming more and more prevalent

Your view: Fake news becoming more and more prevalent

Americans are now living in the age of fake news and false media.During the 2016 presidential election fake news played a major role in the outcome. A...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Your view: Barletta has obligation to push Trump investigation

Your view: Barletta has obligation to push Trump investigation

I grew up in the Wyoming Valley, but I now live in Washington, D.C., where we have had an interesting week.President Donald Trump is rapidly destroyin...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Our view: Fine Arts Fiesta a true jewel of Wyoming Valley

Diamonds, lots and lots of diamonds, to all the people who make Wilkes-Barre’s annual Fine Arts Fiesta such a terrific event. The homage to all ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Their view: Gingrich Vatican move is a slap to Catholics

Their view: Gingrich Vatican move is a slap to Catholics

So let me put my cards on the table at the beginning:I definitely believe in judging. Pope Francis would be very disappointed in me, since he has made...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Your view: Thanks to charitable organizations

Your view: Thanks to charitable organizations

I would like to extend a note of gratitude to the wonderful organizations in our area for sponsoring fundraisers to benefit worthy causes that deserve...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Our view: Trump White House enters a new state of denial

Our view: Trump White House enters a new state of denial

The latest self-inflicted crises at the White House confirm the deepest fears about President Trump’s judgment and self-discipline.As the nation...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Their view: Ailes’ lasting legacy for women workers is one he would have hated

Their view: Ailes’ lasting legacy for women workers is one he would have hated

If what Roger Ailes wanted most in life was true and lasting influence, he got it.The founder of Fox News is gone but before he went, he helped put Do...

May 18th, 2017 |