Their view: The lesson of Pearl Harbor endures

Their view: The lesson of Pearl Harbor endures

Leroy Barber grew up in rural New London, Wis., hunting and fishing with two of his brothers. He enlisted in the Navy, trained at the Great Lakes faci...

December 6th, 2016 |  


You know you need to lose weight, but where do you start?

You know you need to lose weight, but where do you start?

As winter approaches, a time when most of us add a few pounds due to the holidays and less activity, you’re probably thinking: “Great! I h...

December 6th, 2016 updated: December 6th, 2016. |  


George Stark, Guest Columnist: Pipelines deliver energy savings

George Stark, Guest Columnist: Pipelines deliver energy savings

Residents across Pennsylvania take comfort. If you use natural gas or electricity (increasingly fueled by natural gas) for heating, cooking and everyd...

December 5th, 2016 |  


Your View: God helped Trump win election

Your View: God helped Trump win election

God, not Trump,turned electionHow on earth did Donald Trump turn the election on its head?He didn’t. You read that right. He didn’t. God d...

December 5th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Our View: Proper grammar can make all the difference

Our View: Proper grammar can make all the difference

As Dallas School District teachers walk picket lines around the Back Mountain school campus and at businesses owned by school board members, we’...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


YOUR VIEW: Take time to see Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic

YOUR VIEW: Take time to see Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic

Philharmonica true jewelWhen my wife and I relocated to Northeastern Pennsylvania earlier this year, we fully anticipated having to adjust our expecta...

December 4th, 2016 updated: December 5th, 2016. |  


Tom Wolf, Guest Columnist: Pennsylvanians can count on me to fight for them

Tom Wolf, Guest Columnist: Pennsylvanians can count on me to fight for them

For years, Harrisburg has defended the status quo, and too often, special interests and the well-connected are put before Pennsylvania families and th...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Rethink WB Area’s bumpy ride

Rethink WB Area’s bumpy ride

Even if you believe the Wilkes-Barre Area School Board is heading in the right direction by consolidating Meyers and Coughlin high schools — and...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Bill O’Boyle, Beyond the Byline: A special kid with a special wish

Bill O’Boyle, Beyond the Byline: A special kid with a special wish

WILKES-BARRE — By the time you read this, I will have spent my Saturday in New York City — the Big Apple — with a group of friends.W...

December 3rd, 2016 |  


Wolf evaluates second year: Progress on schools, jobs and reform

Wolf evaluates second year: Progress on schools, jobs and reform

As Gov. Tom Wolf ends his second year in office, he has released his self-evaluation of his performance, listing “a slew of accomplishments̶...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |