Letter to the Editor: Let’s treat Susquehanna River with concern for its quality ‘seven generations from now’

Letter to the Editor: Let’s treat Susquehanna River with concern for its quality ‘seven generations from now’

On behalf of the Chesapeake Conservancy, we are disappointed to read in the Times Leader that the beautiful and important Susquehanna River has return...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Disparity between Luzerne County workers and management gets overlooked, writer says

Letter to the Editor: Disparity between Luzerne County workers and management gets overlooked, writer says

.A recent article (“Sick days are still an issue for county,” April 24) was seemingly prejudiced against Luzerne County employees. The fac...

May 5th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Fact-check Donald Trump’s assertions before repeating them

Letter to the Editor: Fact-check Donald Trump’s assertions before repeating them

If the April 30 commentary by Betty Roccograndi titled “Trump’s impassioned supporters give him rock star treatment at Mohegan Sun Arena&#...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: CPA’s objection to property tax reform rooted in self-interest

Letter to the Editor: CPA’s objection to property tax reform rooted in self-interest

There are a number of letters being sent to the newspapers from Pennsylvania Institute of CPAs President Julius Green opposing House Bill/Senate Bill ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Egg hunt in downtown Wilkes-Barre becomes smashing success

Letter to the Editor: Egg hunt in downtown Wilkes-Barre becomes smashing success

The Downtown Wilkes-Barre Business Association recently held its annual Easter egg hunt on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre.As has become tradition, abou...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Nuangola man’s efforts make the borough cleaner and the planet better

Letter to the Editor: Nuangola man’s efforts make the borough cleaner and the planet better

Hats off to Mr. Douglas Fawbush, who was the only one to clean the roadways in Nuangola borough. He did a fantastic job, and he does this on a yearly ...

May 4th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Sex offenses result from a society too permissive of porn and lusty behavior

Letter to the Editor: Sex offenses result from a society too permissive of porn and lusty behavior

We have sex offenders, sex predators, child molesters and rapists. Where did they come from? God did not make them.We either made them or allowed them...

May 3rd, 2016 updated: May 3rd, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County manager candidate Jeffrey Beck deserving of the job

Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County manager candidate Jeffrey Beck deserving of the job

I was pleased to see that Jeffrey Beck is a finalist for the manager position in Luzerne County.An article in the Times Leader two weeks ago suggested...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Access to school meals jeopardized under proposed federal nutrition act

Letter to the Editor: Access to school meals jeopardized under proposed federal nutrition act

The future of our country depends on providing children with nutritious school meals and high-quality, comprehensive nutrition education that will all...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Oppose radar as speed enforcement tool in Pennsylvania municipalities

Letter to the Editor: Oppose radar as speed enforcement tool in Pennsylvania municipalities

Calling for municipal police radar is a pure cash cow.Speed limits are already underposted, and some proposed bills allow tickets at 6 mph over the li...

April 30th, 2016 |