Capitol Roundup: Impact of Meals on Wheels in Pennsylvania highlighted

Capitol Roundup: Impact of Meals on Wheels in Pennsylvania highlighted

WILKES-BARRE — The Pennsylvania Department of Aging this week provided information on the Meals on Wheels programs during a meeting of the House...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Our view: A half million reasons to be embarrassed

Our view: A half million reasons to be embarrassed

How did a $70 meal bill cost Luzerne County half-a-million?It is likely to go down in Luzerne County history as a textbook case of staggeringly inept ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Consumer Watchdog: Protect your social media accounts from cyber hackers

Consumer Watchdog: Protect your social media accounts from cyber hackers

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat.Google+, LinkedIn, Reddit, Pinterest, YouTube.Et cetera, et cetera.There are so many websites in which people f...

March 25th, 2017 updated: March 25th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Remembering the days of our lives

Beyond the Byline: Remembering the days of our lives

WILKES-BARRE — I recall the day I got up early and had a little breakfast with my mom. It was summer and school was out. Dad was at work.After b...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Your view: Take action against gerrymandering

Your view: Take action against gerrymandering

In a democracy, a key component is that as citizens and voters we are operating on a level playing field. When there is a system in which some voters ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Their view: Obamacare is saved and disasters now chase us

Their view: Obamacare is saved and disasters now chase us

Democrats saved Obamacare from the Republicans but will not be able to save it from itself. The health plan is so badly misconceived that it will now ...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Your view: PIAA owes wrestler a medal

Your view: PIAA owes wrestler a medal

When checking on the results of our local wrestlers at the state tournament, I was disappointed to hear about Colin Pasone’s disqualification.He...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

Their view: Medicine an honorable, responsible profession

With the celebration of National Doctors Day coming on Thursday, I am reminded of the honor and responsibility of the profession.Recent estimates from...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Your view: Barletta wrong on Obamacare

Your view: Barletta wrong on Obamacare

Lou Barletta’s concern that immigrants who entered the country illegally might receive tax subsidies for their health insurance outweighs his co...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Our view: Air show’s return is a real winner for area

Diamonds to the return of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Air Show at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. After being grounded for 17 years...

March 24th, 2017 |