Your view: PIAA owes wrestler a medal

Your view: PIAA owes wrestler a medal

When checking on the results of our local wrestlers at the state tournament, I was disappointed to hear about Colin Pasone’s disqualification.He...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

With the celebration of National Doctors Day coming on Thursday, I am reminded of the honor and responsibility of the profession.Recent estimates from...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Your view: Barletta wrong on Obamacare

Your view: Barletta wrong on Obamacare

Lou Barletta’s concern that immigrants who entered the country illegally might receive tax subsidies for their health insurance outweighs his co...

March 24th, 2017 |  


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 |  


Their view: Defunding Planned Parenthood not the answer

Their view: Defunding Planned Parenthood not the answer

Congressional Republicans, President Donald Trump and Vice President Mike Pence are united in support of “defunding” Planned Parenthood. I...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |  


YOUR VIEW: Best of times, worst of times

YOUR VIEW: Best of times, worst of times

It’s a tale of two presidents.It was the best of times, and it was the worst of times.It was the best of times when President Ronald Reagan said...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: What Trump’s budget blueprint gets right

Their view: What Trump’s budget blueprint gets right

When the White House put out its blueprint for the federal budget, which is notable for outlining $54 billion in cuts for domestic programs, shrieks o...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Jimmy Breslin and the art of describing Washington

Their view: Jimmy Breslin and the art of describing Washington

Jimmy Breslin will always be remembered as a New York newspaperman. But he also made an indelible contribution to documenting the Watergate scandal an...

March 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Nanny State not necessary for healthy habits

Their view: Nanny State not necessary for healthy habits

A sip of soup can be sublime or so salty that you’re tempted to spit it out. A bran muffin can be delicious or so sugar-drenched you lunge for a...

March 21st, 2017 |  


Their view: Comey and the art of the shiv

Their view: Comey and the art of the shiv

Late in Monday’s marathon hearing of the House Intelligence Committee, FBI Director James Comey reminded the nation that he was something of a h...

March 21st, 2017 |