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 |  


Letter to the Editor: Don’t sit out this election; vote

Letter to the Editor: Don’t sit out this election; vote

As of July 22, the U.S. population is estimated at 324,251,146.The 26th Amendment allowing 18-year-olds to vote was signed by President Richard Nixon ...

July 27th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Join Boy Scouts for self-improvement and adventure, says Laurel Run youth

Letter to the Editor: Join Boy Scouts for self-improvement and adventure, says Laurel Run youth

Do you have a desire for fun and adventure? Do you want to learn new skills and make new friends? Maybe you should join the Boy Scouts of America!Join...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County official premature to call for building of a new prison

Letter to the Editor: Luzerne County official premature to call for building of a new prison

Recently, in response to the deaths of a corrections officer and an inmate at the Luzerne County prison, county Manager C. David Pedri stated that a n...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: The late Daniel Rebovich recalled as ‘friend to all’

Letter to the Editor: The late Daniel Rebovich recalled as ‘friend to all’

On July 9, after a heartfelt goodbye and a gracious funeral service at the Second Presbyterian Church, Pittston, we said our final good-bye to Daniel ...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Protect sensitive Arctic and Gulf of Mexico sites from new oil and gas drilling

Letter to the Editor: Protect sensitive Arctic and Gulf of Mexico sites from new oil and gas drilling

We all remember the disaster in the Gulf of Mexico (in 2010). British Petroleum’s “Deepwater Horizon” offshore oil rig exploded, kil...

July 23rd, 2016 updated: July 23rd, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Nurse anesthetists will be given more authority under VA’s proposal

Letter to the Editor: Nurse anesthetists will be given more authority under VA’s proposal

Many people don’t know that certified registered nurse anesthetists are the primary anesthesia providers in austere combat theaters, and most co...

July 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Bereaved family of Bernard Morris extends thanks for kindnesses

Letter to the Editor: Bereaved family of Bernard Morris extends thanks for kindnesses

A special thank-you to all the doctors, surgeons, nurses and staff at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center near Wilkes-Barre. You did all you could...

July 22nd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Use this ‘passport’ to make discoveries in Luzerne County

Letter to the Editor: Use this ‘passport’ to make discoveries in Luzerne County

As of two weeks into July, I had not had the time for an overnight at the beach or a trip to a concert. My time off is spent running errands, sleeping...

July 21st, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Writer gets it wrong on sexual orientation and gender issues, reader says

Letter to the Editor: Writer gets it wrong on sexual orientation and gender issues, reader says

I read the Times Leader every day via the app. I have read many letters from Mr. Bill Sarnak of Harding. The letters often are malicious toward the LG...

July 21st, 2016 |