Letter to the Editor: Pharmacists and physicians urged to use new monitoring system for prescription opioids

Letter to the Editor: Pharmacists and physicians urged to use new monitoring system for prescription opioids

Pennsylvania is in the midst of a full-fledged epidemic. The prescription opioid and heroin crisis is the most significant public health crisis facing...

August 31st, 2016 updated: August 31st, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Prohibit state lawmakers from mailing ‘propaganda’ paid for by taxpayers

Letter to the Editor: Prohibit state lawmakers from mailing ‘propaganda’ paid for by taxpayers

I recently received a sleek piece of literature from Aaron Kaufer, state representative from the 120th District, which was sent on the taxpayer dime.I...

August 30th, 2016 updated: August 30th, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Civil grand jury could resolve ‘improprieties’ within Luzerne County’s public bodies

Letter to the Editor: Civil grand jury could resolve ‘improprieties’ within Luzerne County’s public bodies

I have been gone from the Wyoming Valley for 60 years, but it remains my hometown and I read the Times Leader from time to time.The recent articles re...

August 29th, 2016 updated: August 29th, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Don’t increase mandatory retirement age for judges in Pennsylvania

Letter to the Editor: Don’t increase mandatory retirement age for judges in Pennsylvania

An important question will be on the ballot on Election Day this November. That question will determine if our judges should remain on the bench until...

August 28th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Republican congressmen from NEPA too partisan for this voter’s taste

Letter to the Editor: Republican congressmen from NEPA too partisan for this voter’s taste

In Northeastern Pennsylvania, we’re represented by two congressmen who happen to be Republicans, Lou Barletta and Tom Marino.Now there’s n...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Clinton camp contains too much deceit; Hillary won’t get our votes

Letter to the Editor: Clinton camp contains too much deceit; Hillary won’t get our votes

Kudos to Mark Fritz for his letter to the editor on the Clintons (“Can’t trust the Clintons,” Aug 19).He put into words what we have...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Christians urged to stand up against nation’s ‘decadence’

Letter to the Editor: Christians urged to stand up against nation’s ‘decadence’

America’s only hope for survival demands that Christians stand up and speak the truth about the decadence that has taken over the United States....

August 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Pennsylvania’s new data portal puts more information in public realm

Letter to the Editor: Pennsylvania’s new data portal puts more information in public realm

This week, Pennsylvania joined the majority of states – as well as the federal government, and many cities and municipalities – by launchi...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Justice system treats Hillary Clinton with kid gloves

Letter to the Editor: Justice system treats Hillary Clinton with kid gloves

Martha Stewart, the successful businesswoman, was charged with lying to the FBI and then prosecuted by the justice system. She was sent to jail.Kathy ...

August 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Urge women in Northeastern Pennsylvania to run for public office

Letter to the Editor: Urge women in Northeastern Pennsylvania to run for public office

Women are not equally represented in American governance.According to the Center for American Women and Politics at Rutgers University, women account ...

August 24th, 2016 |