Their view: Americans are too relaxed about nuke

Their view: Americans are too relaxed about nuke

North Korea’s advancing nuclear weapons program isn’t the only news to unnerve arms-control experts this summer. A new survey has revealed...

September 4th, 2017 |  


Your view: Graduated income tax is way to go

Your view: Graduated income tax is way to go

The elimination of the corporate Capital Stock and Franchise Tax is the principal cause of Pennsylvania’s current budget deficit.Borrowing again...

September 3rd, 2017 |  


Your view: Country must return to God

Your view: Country must return to God

America has become an apathetic nation. An apathetic nation is a cynical one, a nation whose people simply don’t care anymore. American democrac...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Tunkhannock couple changes direction for Harvey help

Beyond the Byline: Tunkhannock couple changes direction for Harvey help

WILKES-BARRE — On Monday, Jim and Kate Crowley answered questions from the media about their decision to drive south to help in the flood relief...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Unpacking memories, finding past imperfect

Their view: Unpacking memories, finding past imperfect

I’ve spent the end of the summer going through the old files, unvisited cardboard boxes and packing crates at the back of the cellar where thing...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Their view: While Texas flooded, the critics went after Melania’s shoes

Their view: While Texas flooded, the critics went after Melania’s shoes

“Arma virumque cano” is the first full sentence I learned in Latin. It’s the opening line to Virgil’s “Aeneid” and...

September 2nd, 2017 |  


Our view: General, Geisinger earn praise

Diamonds to Wilkes-Barre General Hospital for earning level II trauma center accreditation. The region has increased trauma service overall in the pas...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Their view: Teens constantly connected, increasingly unhappy

Their view: Teens constantly connected, increasingly unhappy

Jean Twenge had never seen anything like it. The San Diego State University professor in personality psychology had been studying generational differe...

September 1st, 2017 |  


Our view: Costello’s tours a step in right direction

Say what you will about Wilkes-Barre Area School District Superintendent Brian Costello, he just did something that appears unprecedented for a man in...

August 31st, 2017 |  


Their view: How about that infrastructure plan?

Their view: How about that infrastructure plan?

WASHINGTON — Suppose we all stood up at exactly the same minute, from Maine to Hawaii, and shouted at the top of our lungs: Infrastructure!Would...

August 31st, 2017 |