Our Opinion: Don’t count on next president to cure all; do your part to make things ‘great’

Our Opinion: Don’t count on next president to cure all; do your part to make things ‘great’

Despite his repeated assurances, Donald Trump won’t make things great for you.And as surely as the Republican presidential candidate’s cam...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Beth Gilbert: Vote Hillary Clinton to champion equality for all

Beth Gilbert: Vote Hillary Clinton to champion equality for all

Women and children across the country, including those in the Wyoming Valley, need a voice.Women are grossly underrepresented in all levels of governm...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Ron Ferrance: Donald Trump can guide nation to prosperity

Ron Ferrance: Donald Trump can guide nation to prosperity

America cannot afford four more years of the Obama-Clinton economy. With middle-class incomes stagnating, health care costs soaring, and Pennsylvania&...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton’s stance on abortion makes her poor choice for president

Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton’s stance on abortion makes her poor choice for president

Most everyone knows Charles Dickens’ “A Tale of Two Cities.” This year, we have a tale of two women who are on opposite sides of the...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Overspending will sink United States

Letter to the Editor: Overspending will sink United States

I read two articles in one of the area’s newspapers that demonstrate why the country is in trouble. Well, not the only reason, but one big one.T...

September 24th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Bullies don’t belong in the Oval Office

Letter to the Editor: Bullies don’t belong in the Oval Office

I wonder how our brave heroes who gave their lives to protect the world from bully dictators would feel about us electing one.Just wondering.Bob Shain...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Beyond the Byline: Mom would have been 91 Sunday; I miss her every day

Beyond the Byline: Mom would have been 91 Sunday; I miss her every day

PLYMOUTH — She would be 91 years old Sunday.My mother, Elizabeth Kraszewski O’Boyle, died May 10, 1968. She was 42.On her birthday —...

September 24th, 2016 updated: September 24th, 2016. |  


Our Opinion: Unsolved deaths in Luzerne County get renewed attention they deserve

Our Opinion: Unsolved deaths in Luzerne County get renewed attention they deserve

Diamonds to state police “cold case” investigators. They intend to take a renewed look in Luzerne County at four unsolved deaths that occu...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Thomas J. Botzman: Misericordia students provide ‘valuable gift’ to community through service learning

Thomas J. Botzman: Misericordia students provide ‘valuable gift’ to community through service learning

Like most organizations, institutions of higher education have mission statements and a set of core values that guide them in the decision-making proc...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Asthma camp succeeds because of longtime backers and tireless volunteers

Letter to the Editor: Asthma camp succeeds because of longtime backers and tireless volunteers

The Max and Lorraine Foundation and the American Lung Association express their deepest gratitude to the doctors, nurses, respiratory therapists, and ...

September 23rd, 2016 |