Our Opinion: Mile runners set the pace in Wyoming Valley with ‘Fastest Man/Woman’ challenge

Our Opinion: Mile runners set the pace in Wyoming Valley with ‘Fastest Man/Woman’ challenge

Diamonds to competitors in the Valley’s Fastest Man (and Woman) Mile Series. Featuring three one-mile races, this year’s edition of the se...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Zeroing In: Picture Bill Clinton again roaming the White House. Dios mio!

Zeroing In: Picture Bill Clinton again roaming the White House. Dios mio!

Former President Bill Clinton seemed smitten all over again when he told the Democratic National Convention on Tuesday night how he ended up marrying ...

July 29th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Care received at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital appreciated, says DeMarco family

Letter to the Editor: Care received at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital appreciated, says DeMarco family

On behalf of the family of Marjorie DeMarco, we thank Dr. Joseph Ridilla, as well as the nurses, therapists and staff at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital...

July 29th, 2016 |  


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 |  


Our Opinion: Wait for ex-senator Bob Mellow’s book to hit discount bin

Our Opinion: Wait for ex-senator Bob Mellow’s book to hit discount bin

Prevent Bob Mellow’s self-published book about his days in the state Senate – and, later, in federal prison – from climbing any best...

July 28th, 2016 |  


Life Deconstructed: Thirty-two days is all I have left to get through

Life Deconstructed: Thirty-two days is all I have left to get through

Why am I so tired?Why?My job is enjoyable and stress-free. I get too much sleep and I’m eating better.Well, I’m eating better candy.Wait &...

July 28th, 2016 |