Their view: Settle in for weirdest show on Earth

Their view: Settle in for weirdest show on Earth

So much for the honeymoon. Donald Trump entered the White House as the least-popular president in modern times, according to a number of major polls. ...

January 22nd, 2017 |  


Our view: Inauguration protests not what country is about

Our view: Inauguration protests not what country is about

How can anyone not be proud to be an American on Inauguration Day where the peaceful transfer of power, one of the most coveted rituals in our country...

January 22nd, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


YOUR VIEW: What does Trump have to hide?

YOUR VIEW: What does Trump have to hide?

I just finished watching the president’s news conference and am amazed at how, to Donald Trump, everything is about Donald Trump.Watching him co...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 22nd, 2017. |  


Medical marijuana program applications available

Medical marijuana program applications available

WILKES-BARRE — Applications to be medical marijuana growers/processors and dispensaries are now available on the state Department of Health̵...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Make JFK proud

Beyond the Byline: Make JFK proud

WILKES-BARRE — The first time I ever listened to an inauguration speech was on Jan. 20, 1961.It was President John F. Kennedy standing before th...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Their view: Millennials need more than social media for news

Their view: Millennials need more than social media for news

When I wake up each morning, I have the same routine.I get out of bed, take a shower, brush my teeth and check my Facebook timeline.It’s just th...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Our view: Inaugurations should be time for optimism

Our view: Inaugurations should be time for optimism

We typically make great fanfare and hoopla for a person coming into a prominent office. We even have names for the events. A presidential inauguration...

January 21st, 2017 |  


Our view: Diamonds to new president of area NAACP

Our view: Diamonds to new president of area NAACP

Diamonds to Guerline Laurore, the first woman president of the Wilkes-Barre NAACP chapter. And by the way, kudos to her for not making a big deal abou...

January 20th, 2017 |  


Hundreds of workers at the inauguration — this one’s from Kingston

Hundreds of workers at the inauguration — this one’s from Kingston

WASHINGTON — Walking around the National Mall area, trying to find a location to file my stories, I asked a worker if he had any suggestions. I ...

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


Your view: Celebrities should keep their opinions to themselves

Your view: Celebrities should keep their opinions to themselves

I would like to submit a reply to all the liberal Hollywood stars who for some reason think that the rest of the plain, hard-working Americans should ...

January 20th, 2017 |