Leave No Trace to preserve parks
During this COVID-19 pandemic, some of us are, for the first time, enjoying the results of a foresighted government official.
8/3/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Wear a mask. It’s really not that hard to do
During a recent news conference about COVID-19, Gov.
7/31/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Filling out your census form too vital to ignore
State officials reminded residents this week to respond to the 2020 Census as soon as possible — and we hope any holdouts will take heed.
7/30/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Elections chief will face some big challenges
While the upcoming election might be a source of angst for some — from voters and candidates to poll workers and elections bureau employees — the announcement that the county...
7/29/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Young people set example for brighter future
How does that Whitney Houston song go? “I believe the children are the future.” A glance at the news of recent days might lead one to hope that’s truly the case.
7/28/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Turnpike drivers paying for others to ride the bus
Is it possible to start a Facebook rumor that Antifa or at least people from Cleveland are coming to riot on the Pennsylvania Turnpike? Now that is an entity that deserves disruption and protests.
7/27/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Leave campaign signs alone until after the election
Maybe the most frustrating change in life the past 40 years has been watching the demise of the behavioral standards once expected of the political parties.
7/24/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Family shares love of reading with free library
Three cheers for the Knobeloch family of Penn Township and their new free library.
7/23/2020 Our Opinion 0 comments
Accountability, oversight needed for stimulus funds
This morning we received an email from Congressman Mike Kelly’s office asking us as residents of his 16th Congressional District to tell him what should be in the next stimulus bill if there...