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Editorial: Let’s talk about a smoke-free state

Five years ago, Pennsylvania legislators passed the Clean Indoor Air Act, which eliminated smoking in some, but not all, indoor workplaces.


Editorial: There is plenty to be thankful for in the NE

As the turkeys, mashed potatoes and other goodies are about to be placed on dinner tables across the Northeast on Thursday, what do we have to be thankful for this Thanksgiving?


Thanksgiving is a time to appreciate family

It’s the season. The riotous preparations, the rush of homecomings and the 21-pound turkey — all will be taking center stage in our household, and probably yours, this week.


Letters to the Editor: November 27, 2013

There are certainly bigger issues at hand


Fifty years after the bullet that changed us

For a generation of us, he was the gallant knight — handsome, brave, smart and charming. The smile, the athleticism, the sweet way he showed his affection for Caroline and little John-John…all of it captivated us.


Letters to the Editor: November 20, 2013

Honoring our veterans with support


Editorial: Say yes to merit selection

Democrats and Republicans can’t agree on much in Harrisburg or Washington, but there is at least one noteworthy bill in the state legislature that enjoys bipartisan support.


Letters to the Editor: November 13, 2013

A symbol of remembrance in Holme Circle


Editorial: Voter turnout is grim

Picture a packed Citizens Bank Park with only the people in the front rows actually paying attention to the game even though everybody paid a nice buck to get in. 


Editorial: Help those in need

It’s a Northeast tradition 58 years in the making.