Our view: Charter school rules need to be reworked

Our view: Charter school rules need to be reworked

The new report released this week on the impact of charter schools should be clarion call telling state legislators it is past time for a serious and ...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Our view: Municipalities not to blame for these fines

Our view: Municipalities not to blame for these fines

It’s easy to blame administrators in Wilkes-Barre and Kingston for tax money wasted paying federal fines for failing to meet mandates spelled ou...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Our view: Fine Arts Fiesta a true jewel of Wyoming Valley

Diamonds, lots and lots of diamonds, to all the people who make Wilkes-Barre’s annual Fine Arts Fiesta such a terrific event. The homage to all ...

May 19th, 2017 |  


Our view: Trump White House enters a new state of denial

Our view: Trump White House enters a new state of denial

The latest self-inflicted crises at the White House confirm the deepest fears about President Trump’s judgment and self-discipline.As the nation...

May 18th, 2017 |  


Our view: Your vote does matter. Make sure to use it

The primary election occurs Tuesday, so get ready to ignore reality, to tell yourself there’s no point in voting because the same people get in,...

May 13th, 2017 |  


Our view: Diamonds for King’s program aiding homeless

Our view: Diamonds for King’s program aiding homeless

Diamonds to King’s College administrators and students who helped formulate and execute a job preparation program for homeless women at RuthR...

May 12th, 2017 |  


Our view: Time to vote gerrymandering out of existence

Our view: Time to vote gerrymandering out of existence

Oh, please, just stop it already.Seriously, there should be no need for another editorial railing against gerrymandering legislative districts. The pr...

May 6th, 2017 |  


Our view: Hanover Area softball team earns diamonds

Our view: Hanover Area softball team earns diamonds

Diamonds to Hanover Area School District softball Coach Kathy Healey, her team and district administrators for the second annual game with Life Skills...

May 5th, 2017 |  


Our view: May be time for WBA consolidation foes to step back

There can be a point where opposition morphs into obstructionism, where a sincere determination to stop something from occurring — or to make it...

April 29th, 2017 |  


Our view: Diamonds for Geisinger’s offer of land

Diamonds to Geisinger for offering to donate 55 acres of land to Wilkes-Barre Area School District for potential use as the site for a new high school...

April 28th, 2017 |