Your view: Here’s how to avoid picking the wrong candidate

Leading up to the primary election, political yard signs are popping up like killer weeds in a garden.It would be a good idea for voters, especially h...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Your view: CAC, CASA thanks partners, sponsors

Your view: CAC, CASA thanks partners, sponsors

The Child Advocacy Center of Luzerne County and Court Appointed Special Advocates of Luzerne County coordinated a “Go Blue Day” earlier th...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Your view: All income should be taxable

Your view: All income should be taxable

There is nothing sacred about “unearned” income in the form of capital gains or dividends, and that income should be taxed at the same rat...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Your view: Association for the Blind thanks volunteers

Your view: Association for the Blind thanks volunteers

Today marks the beginning of the National Volunteer Appreciation Week. And, while the Association for the Blind’s appreciation for our volunteer...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Your view: Church isn’t meant to be a fashion show

Your view: Church isn’t meant to be a fashion show

You go to church to pray and worship God, not to see what someone is wearing.We are not to judge others. Maybe that is all the person has to wear. Not...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Your view: Treat students as well as the cricket frog

Your view: Treat students as well as the cricket frog

According to a recent story in the Times Leader about Rice Township: “The presence of the northern cricket frog could affect the way the townshi...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Your view: Reach out to others

Your view: Reach out to others

After 40 days of Lent, Christians around the world celebrated the solemn Feast of Easter.Jesus paid a debt he didn’t owe because we owed a debt ...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Your view: Seeking information on Good Friday bombings

Your view: Seeking information on Good Friday bombings

It was 81 years ago on Good Friday — April 10, 1936 — that a tragic series of events unfolded in the Wyoming Valley, which became known as...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Your view: Asphalt plan will impact Sugarloaf Township

Your view: Asphalt plan will impact Sugarloaf Township

I am writing about the Glenn O. Hawbaker Inc. company’s plans to erect an asphalt plant off Tomhicken Road in Sugarloaf Township and how it will...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Their view: Invasive searches at the border go much too far

Their view: Invasive searches at the border go much too far

Pretty much everyone can agree that Customs and Border Protection agents should be able to freely search travelers’ bags at the border. Their jo...

April 13th, 2017 |