Your view: Democrats need to offer solutions, not fight Trump

Your view: Democrats need to offer solutions, not fight Trump

I read Ian Washington’s letter in “Your View.”Ian claims President Donald Trump interfered with the FBI investigations. Prove it, Ia...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Our view: We all must stand against terrorism

Our view: We all must stand against terrorism

The frightened and panicked screams tear through the heart.Children, teens and parents enjoying a carefree night of music at an Ariana Grande concert ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Their view: Ringling Bros. is gone; what’s next?

Their view: Ringling Bros. is gone; what’s next?

The “Greatest Show on Earth” — the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus — closed for good Sunday night in New York, e...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Our view: Trump needs applause for gains on gangs

Our view: Trump needs applause for gains on gangs

Thanks to President Donald Trump, the term “fake news” has entered the lexicon in a big way.We’re not sure the president himself eve...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Your view: Time for politicians to do their jobs

Your view: Time for politicians to do their jobs

Now that the Democrats have their demands for a special counsel to investigate allegations that Donald Trump’s campaign collaborated with Russia...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Their view: Why bother with an open mind?

Their view: Why bother with an open mind?

The British have a terrific expression of which there’s no equivalent I’m aware of in American English: “He’s lost the plot.&#...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Our view: Kehler remaining on council is not ‘cool’ at all

Our view: Kehler remaining on council is not ‘cool’ at all

Tom Kehler needs to step away from the Harveys Lake Borough Council. And he needs to do that immediately.Kehler, according to a story written by Times...

May 21st, 2017 updated: May 21st, 2017. |  


Their view: In the Trump era, we need to trust the media, but can we?

Their view: In the Trump era, we need to trust the media, but can we?

Unless you were hiding under a rock for the entirety of 2016, you knew that the first year of Donald Trump’s presidency was going to be rocky.Bu...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Your view: Act 13 funds should go to levee maintenance

Your view: Act 13 funds should go to levee maintenance

Use Act 13 funds for levee maintenace. That is my rebuttal to Luzerne County using Act 13 funds for the Riverfront Parks Committee.The people of Luzer...

May 21st, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

WILKES-BARRE — It’s that time of year — graduation time.Colleges and universities are holding their commencements and for the most p...

May 20th, 2017 |