Your view: Oppose radar/lidar for local police departments

Your view: Oppose radar/lidar for local police departments

I urge all state senators and representatives to vigorously oppose SB 279 and SB 251, which will allow local police departments to use radar and lidar...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Your view: Some songs for the inauguration

Your view: Some songs for the inauguration

The editorial cartoon for Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017, depicting the Red Army choir singing at President Trump’s inauguration struck a chord in my m...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Tired of paying taxes

Your voice: Tired of paying taxes

Taxes, taxes, and more taxes. Why should I keep paying?The new year has not even come, and I am being taxed again.Now, can someone answer me this ques...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Country needs to turn back to God

Your voice: Country needs to turn back to God

Reading the article last Sunday “Changes in American religion” by James A. Haught reminds me of reading Time Magazine in my high school li...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Your voice: Left-wingers showing their hypocrisy

Your voice: Left-wingers showing their hypocrisy

Left-wingers showing their hypocrisyPresident Obama has stated: “Because when you try to sow the seeds of doubt in people’s mind about the...

January 14th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Reader offers reasons for Clinton defeat

Dear Editor:Why did Hillary Clinton lose the election?When being interviewed, the governor of a neighboring state told his grandmother how many things...

December 15th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: The Yatesville Bocce League announces winner, thanks sponsors

Letter to the Editor: The Yatesville Bocce League announces winner, thanks sponsors

Dear Editor:JetSurge Power Cleaning and Windows won the Yatesville Bocce League Championship.The league finals turned out to be a family affair, pitti...

November 11th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Duryea Rec Board thanks donors for supporting Halloween party

Letter to the Editor: Duryea Rec Board thanks donors for supporting Halloween party

Editor:Members of the Duryea Rec Board would like to thank the generosity of the following organizations and/or personnel for their contributions to o...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Family of late Avoca Councilman Tom Fritz thanks community for recent benefit

Letter to the Editor: Family of late Avoca Councilman Tom Fritz thanks community for recent benefit

Dear Editor,There are no words great or eloquent enough that can thank all of our family, friends, and the Avoca community for the outpouring of suppo...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Dear Editor:Eighteen years ago, a little girl named Ellie was born. We learned Ellie wasn’t going to be like everyone else. People told us her l...

September 23rd, 2016 |