Opinion

Published on June 12, 2024 - Page 15
Gov. Henry McMaster doesn't veto a lot of bills. Aside from those single-county bills that violate the state constitution he swore an oath to...
Published on June 12, 2024 - Page 15
As we gear up for the pageantry of the global summer Olympics and the horrorshow of our national political contest, I wanted to explore a local...
Published on June 12, 2024 - Page 15
Tuesday's Press Enterprise carries a report about the proposal to invest in public education, HB 2370, that passed the Pennsylvania House on Monday....
Published on June 12, 2024 - Page 15
InsideSources.com Industry experts say California's attempt to mandate zero-emissions freight trains could create supply-chain chaos and derail the U...
Published on June 11, 2024 - Page 6
Louisiana Superintendent of Education Cade Brumley points proudly to the state's "new, rigorous social studies standards that teach students about...
Published on June 11, 2024 - Page 6
We're about to ask you to think about something that may at first seem far-fetched. But before you read on, we ask you to keep this number in mind: 5...
Published on June 11, 2024 - Page 6
The old adage suggests that "beauty is in the eye of the beholder;" likewise with the opposite, as convicted felon Donald Trump casts aspersions...
Published on June 11, 2024 - Page 6
and Robert Weissman InsideSources.com Since day one of his administration, the fossil fuel industry and its right-wing allies have disingenuously...
Published on June 10, 2024 - Page 6
Like New York, Boston's leaders have been mulling the idea of congestion pricing. Charging a fee to drivers, proponents claim, will help the city...
Published on June 10, 2024 - Page 6
Teddy Roosevelt crammed a lot of living into his 60 years on this planet. He won the Medal of Honor (posthumously) for fighting in one war and the...
Published on June 9, 2024 - Page 25
America's economic mood remains glum. This is despite great news: Growth is strong; the stock market just hit record levels; unemployment is low; and...
Published on June 9, 2024 - Page 25
ROSE: Bloomsburg officials are certainly doing right by taxpayers in withholding the balance owed to a consultant that botched the final draft of a...
Published on June 9, 2024 - Page 25
InsideSources.com It's hard to describe adequately what happened to Donald Trump in Venezuela-on-the-Hudson. Outrageous? A travesty of justice? A...
Published on June 9, 2024 - Page 25
InsideSources.com Former president Donald Trump is a convicted felon. This is the first time in U.S. history a sitting or former president has been...
Published on June 8, 2024 - Page 15
A new teacher incentive program in West Virginia is offering a lot more than a job and some extra cash: The program offers community. It's the...
Published on June 8, 2024 - Page 15
ROSE: The Berwick Historical Society's restoration of the Jackson Mansion continues to impress visitors. The home is as imposing and inviting today...
Published on June 8, 2024 - Page 15
InsideSources.com During the desperate days of the energy crisis in the 1970s, it looked as though the shortage was permanent and we would have to...
Published on June 8, 2024 - Page 15
InsideSources.com With a national election months away, Social Security is in the news. Sen. Tommy Tuberville, R-Alabama, recently said many...
Published on June 8, 2024 - Page 15
Why did the teddy bear turn down a slice of cake. He was stuffed. *** Why don't fish play basketball? Because they're scared of the net.
Published on June 7, 2024 - Page 15
Hand it to Gov. Hochul for wrangling the Legislature into passing first-in-the-nation legislation to regulate social-media feeds for younger kids....
Published on June 7, 2024 - Page 15
ROSE: "WRITING IS THINKING," proclaimed a banner that once hung in a Bloomsburg Area Middle School classroom. It's true. So this rose is for...
Published on June 7, 2024 - Page 15
A recent exchange between two Republicans illustrates how the GOP has changed since the arrival of Trump. A May 20, 2024, article in The Hill quotes...
Published on June 7, 2024 - Page 15
The website Buzzfeed recently asked teachers on its site to share what modern parenting trends they dislike the most. What follows is a selection of...
Published on June 7, 2024 - Page 15
What word can you make shorter by adding two letters? Short. *** What do you call a criminal landing an airplane? Con-descending. *** Justice is a...
Published on June 6, 2024 - Page 15
Pennsylvania's county prisons have been a hot topic in the news periodically for much of the past half-century, with county prison boards and...
Published on June 6, 2024 - Page 15
Columbia County will pay the family of Tyler Evans $2.35 million five years after he died while strapped into a restraint chair at the Columbia...
Published on June 6, 2024 - Page 15
A relative sent a 1953 Turbotville North-Mont High School yearbook to me to see if it might contain names of people that I knew. A few things caught...
Published on June 6, 2024 - Page 15
It seems that Mayor Hummel and the Town's engineer have, without much notification of the public or airport employees, decided to pursue the sale of...
Published on June 6, 2024 - Page 15
What rock group has four members but doesn't make a sound? Mount Rushmore. *** What do you call a fish with no eye? Fsh. *** What do sprinters eat...
Published on June 5, 2024 - Page 20
With the passage of Ohio House Bill 250, lawmakers sent a strong message about the importance of protecting students from the harm done by constant...