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Letter to the Editor: Eliminating property taxes should be something we agree on, say these state senators

Two words you are not hearing in Harrisburg lately as we debate the state budget are “We agree.” As cosponsors …

October 6th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Treatment of Attorney General Kathleen Kane exposes double standard

There is a double standard that the state’s disciplinary council and the Pennsylvania Supreme Court are using in the consideration …

October 6th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Wilkes-Barre mayoral candidate Tony George will end clique’s grip on city

As a crucial moment approaches, residents of Wilkes-Barre must decide if we want to continue slogging through the quagmire that …

October 5th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: County staff is overworked while managers are overpaid

We have gone from county commissioners to county council — big difference. County council members attend meetings, fight among their …

October 3rd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Obama’s failures hurt us all

Number one: When Obama is out of office, the next president, he or she has to deal with his lack …

October 3rd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: New York resident recalls Dallas youth

My grandfather, William A. Higgins, managed and lived on the Newberry Estate (on Pioneer Avenue, Dallas) in a home (which …

October 3rd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: All Republican candidates offer the same old

Same old song and dance! It really doesn’t matter who the Republicans nominate for president in 2016 because all of …

October 2nd, 2015 updated: October 2nd, 2015. |  

Letter to the Editor: Donald Trump short on facts, long on bankruptcies

Donald Trump’s popularity in the polls has been attributed to what someone labeled “drunken bonding.” Does that mean we’ll love …

October 1st, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Family thanks those who helped with concert

The family of Rebecca Lynne Renninger would like to thank the following people for making the sixth “Concert for Rebecca …

October 1st, 2015 updated: October 1st, 2015. |  

Letter to the Editor: Letter erred in Constitution and boxer Ali

In his letter of 9/21 Mr. Cordora lets his prejudices and ignorance of our constitution run rampant. There is no …

September 30th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Time for Pa. to outlaw pigeon shoots

Live pigeon shoots are inhumane contests where live birds are shot at close range. Seventy percent of the birds are …

September 29th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Bernie Sanders will be ally of ‘the little guy’

Just want to put a good word in for Sen. Bernie Sanders. All I ever hear is that politicians are …

September 28th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Are your health insurance costs soaring? Explore these alternatives

The purpose of medical insurance is to cover “there but for the grace of God go I” medical costs as …

September 26th, 2015 updated: September 26th, 2015. |  

Letter to the Editor: Notable US figures seen differently when judged by contemporary standards

Recently, New York Times columnist David Brooks stated in his piece, “Gen. Lee’s name unsuitable for schools,” that the Confederate …

September 26th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Increase homestead exemption to keep Luzerne County residents in houses

Luzerne County should allow a greater homestead exemption, like $75,000, rather than the present $10,000 homeowners’ exemption. This would allow …

September 26th, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Nation in need of ‘strong leader’ to put it back on course

Do you believe the founding of the United States was an accident or do you believe there was a purpose …

September 25th, 2015 updated: September 25th, 2015. |  

Letter to the Editor: On Iranian nuclear deal, U.S. Sen. Bob Casey falls in line with ‘failed president’

My compliments to columnist Betty Roccograndi for calling attention to U.S. Sen. Bob Casey’s support for President Barack Obama’s Iran …

September 24th, 2015 updated: September 24th, 2015. |  

Letter to the Editor: Iranian nuclear deal should have included release of US ‘hostages’

How well do you remember 1979? If you are old enough to remember, Jimmy Carter was president, interests rates were …

September 23rd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Wilkes-Barre’s two mayoral candidates disappoint this observer

So Tony George wants to be the next mayor of Wilkes-Barre? Are you kidding me? This is a guy running …

September 22nd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Constitution Week rooted in 60-year-old efforts of patriotic organization

Did you know that this year marks the 60th anniversary of Constitution Week? Miss Gertrude S. Carraway, while president general …

September 22nd, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Allow area’s homeless to live in converted factory buildings

This is in response to the Times Leader’s “Would it be a good idea to …” editorial on Aug. 31 …

September 21st, 2015 |  

Letter to the Editor: Women’s pursuit of beauty runs contrary to biblical teachings

During my Bible reading, in the book of Isaiah, it struck me that the way women conducted themselves in overt …

September 21st, 2015 |  


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