Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Consumer Watchdog: Recalls can save lives — keep yourself informed

Recalls can save lives. When a company issues one, you should pay attention.But sometimes it can be hard to know if a product has been deemed defectiv...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Your view: It’s time to address the national debt

Your view: It’s time to address the national debt

When you raise spending and cut taxes you increase the debt.When you increase the number of people getting food stamps and all the other kinds of welf...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

Their View: Confused by Trump-speak? Sad. Pathetic.

If you watched President Donald Trump’s most recent news conference, you may have reached a point midway through when you thought: “That&#...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Capitol roundup: Bill would severely limit women’s health care options, Wolf says

Gov. Tom Wolf this week joined women’s health advocates and medical professionals to denounce the fast-tracking of Senate Bill 3, which the gove...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

Beyond the byline: What better friend than a dog?

“The world would be a nicer place if everyone had the ability to love as unconditionally as a dog.”―M.K. Clinton, author, The Return...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Your View: Standing Up for Seniors

Your View: Standing Up for Seniors

This week, I will be in northwestern Pennsylvania to talk with older citizens, health care providers and volunteers about some of the dangerous propos...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Their view: Time for ignoring to incompetence, venality over

Their view: Time for ignoring to incompetence, venality over

I don’t believe in a binary world. It’s rarely “either/or,” black or white, good or evil. People who live without ambiguity ar...

February 17th, 2017 updated: February 17th, 2017. |  


Their view: Support for higher education provides opportunity for students

Their view: Support for higher education provides opportunity for students

The wide-ranging options of higher education have served the residents of Pennsylvania well for many years.Just about anywhere in the commonwealth, re...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Your view: Nato playing US for suckers

Your view: Nato playing US for suckers

The United States alone accounts for about 75 percent of the military spending of the 28-country NATO alliance.NATO’s official guidelines say me...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Your voice: Thanks to officials in fight to save prison

Your voice: Thanks to officials in fight to save prison

On behalf of the Pennsylvania State Corrections Officer Association members at SCI-Retreat, I want to thank state Sens. John Yudichak and Lisa Baker a...

February 17th, 2017 |