Letter to the Editor: Zoe Lambert perseveres despite medical issues, serving as inspiration to fellow Spartan graduates

Letter to the Editor: Zoe Lambert perseveres despite medical issues, serving as inspiration to fellow Spartan graduates

On June 10, Zoe Erin Lambert graduated from Wyoming Valley West High School.It has been 13 years of school in between more than 30 surgeries, and hund...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: County manager to address South Wilkes-Barre Residents’ Association

Letter to the Editor: County manager to address South Wilkes-Barre Residents’ Association

The South Wilkes-Barre Residents’ Association will hold its next meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 29, at the Firwood United Methodist Church, a...

June 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the editor: June is a month to highlight men’s health

Letter to the editor: June is a month to highlight men’s health

In June, we celebrate Father’s Day and Men’s Health Month. These observances have a common theme: We can use them as an opportunity to foc...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Sestak was best candidate for U.S. Senate

Letter to the Editor: Sestak was best candidate for U.S. Senate

To my dismay, the most qualified candidate for the U.S. Senate representing the state of Pennsylvania was Adm. Joe Sestak. Our nation faces probably i...

June 21st, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Reinforce Wyoming Valley levee segment in Forty Fort

Letter to the Editor: Reinforce Wyoming Valley levee segment in Forty Fort

For anyone living in the Wyoming Valley’s West Side communities, realize the big turn the Susquehanna River makes in Forty Fort is cause for con...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Schedule public hearings in Pennsylvania on proposed Affordable Care Act rate increases

Letter to the Editor: Schedule public hearings in Pennsylvania on proposed Affordable Care Act rate increases

On March 9, representatives from Put People First PA met with the head of the Pennsylvania Insurance Department and members of her staff in Harrisburg...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Pave way for multi-family housing in Sugar Notch

Letter to the Editor: Pave way for multi-family housing in Sugar Notch

I enjoyed the June 7 article titled “Sugar Notch dress factory finally razed.” But in its heyday, the factory provided jobs for area resid...

June 19th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton’s tactics no longer fresh or effective, writer says

Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton’s tactics no longer fresh or effective, writer says

Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton recently smacked down a heckler, telling him, “You’re entitled to your own opinion, b...

June 17th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Senate candidate Katie McGinty rates low on authenticity

Letter to the Editor: Senate candidate Katie McGinty rates low on authenticity

Authenticity in politics has become a major selling point. Voters are sick of candidates pretending to be something they are not.Apparently, Katie McG...

June 16th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Sen. John Yudichak gives boost to area conservation efforts, says club president

Letter to the Editor: Sen. John Yudichak gives boost to area conservation efforts, says club president

The Nanticoke Conservation Club supports state Sen. John Yudichak.Sen. Yudichak helped to bring millions of dollars back to Northeastern Pennsylvania ...

June 15th, 2016 |