Letter to the Editor: Republican convention fell short on substance

Letter to the Editor: Republican convention fell short on substance

Watching the Republican National Convention was like being in an episode of “The Twilight Zone.”The first day turned out to be a day of dy...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Republicans skillfully ran convention in Cleveland, signaling great things

Letter to the Editor: Republicans skillfully ran convention in Cleveland, signaling great things

The Republican National Convention held last week in Cleveland, Ohio, was an example of making America great again.The police conducted themselves pro...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton not the woman to elevate to presidency

Letter to the Editor: Hillary Clinton not the woman to elevate to presidency

On a scale from one to 10, how gullible are the American people? They could be a “five,” but certainly not a “10.”FBI Director...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: The late Eddie Derwin inspired happiness with his polka performances

Letter to the Editor: The late Eddie Derwin inspired happiness with his polka performances

The Wyoming Valley has suffered a huge loss. Edward Derwin made a significant contribution by virtue of his life and, as a polka musician, his impact ...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Email savvy not standard by which presidential candidate should be measured

Letter to the Editor: Email savvy not standard by which presidential candidate should be measured

I have much difficulty with electronics. Among friends, there is joking about my aversion to computers.There is a clear reason for this; it is a ̶...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Don’t sit out this election; vote

Letter to the Editor: Don’t sit out this election; vote

As of July 22, the U.S. population is estimated at 324,251,146.The 26th Amendment allowing 18-year-olds to vote was signed by President Richard Nixon ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Join Boy Scouts for self-improvement and adventure, says Laurel Run youth

Letter to the Editor: Join Boy Scouts for self-improvement and adventure, says Laurel Run youth

Do you have a desire for fun and adventure? Do you want to learn new skills and make new friends? Maybe you should join the Boy Scouts of America!Join...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County official premature to call for building of a new prison

Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County official premature to call for building of a new prison

Recently, in response to the deaths of a corrections officer and an inmate at the Luzerne County prison, county Manager C. David Pedri stated that a n...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: The late Daniel Rebovich recalled as ‘friend to all’

Letter to the Editor: The late Daniel Rebovich recalled as ‘friend to all’

On July 9, after a heartfelt goodbye and a gracious funeral service at the Second Presbyterian Church, Pittston, we said our final good-bye to Daniel ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Protect sensitive Arctic and Gulf of Mexico sites from new oil and gas drilling

Letter to the Editor: Protect sensitive Arctic and Gulf of Mexico sites from new oil and gas drilling

We all remember the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico (in 2010). British Petroleum’s “Deepwater Horizon” offshore oil rig exploded, kil...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |