Opinion

The people have spoken

Letters to the editor

ROBERT KEPLER Renovo Congratulations to Stephanie Borowicz on her win in Pennsylvania’s 76th Legislative District! I would also like to thank the people who voted for her and were just as tired of Mike Hanna’s spending of our tax dollars to make himself look good. The difference between ...

What the heck is wrong with elections in Florida?

Columns

Florida Sen. Marco Rubio (R-FL) had the best line when it comes to the latest Florida election in which contests for governor and the U.S. Senate are still undecided. Rubio tweeted, "Bay County was hit by a Cat 4 Hurricane just 4 weeks ago, yet managed to count votes and submit timely ...

What do you think?

Letters to the editor

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Beyond memes

Columns

By GREG WALKER and KIM JOHNSON GREG: In the last year, our little Lock Haven University has hosted dance consorts, music and some very interesting speakers. Dinesh D’Souza and David Horowitz came to talk. And it appears that we have more on the way. Philosopher Dr. Christina Hoff ...

Bible digest

Columns

“For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.” (Romans 8:14 AKJV) How do you know you are a child of God? You are led by the Holy Spirit.

Bellefonte homecoming king and queen

Letters to the editor

HELEN B. HARTER Bellefonte Thank you to the senior class of Bellefonte Area High School for electing Micah Heckathorn and Ashley Harter as homecoming king and queen. It speaks well of how you respect people with disabilities. I am proud of all of you for that respect. Again, thank you ...

Limiting social media use reduced depression in new experiment

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By DEVIN COLDEWEY www.techcrunch.com The idea that social media can be harmful to our mental and emotional well-being is not a new one, but little has been done by researchers to directly measure the effect; surveys and correlative studies are at best suggestive. A new experimental study ...

Freedom is not free

Letters to the editor

JOHN F. CURCIO North Bend I watched the flag pass one day, It fluttered in the breeze A young airman saluted it, And then, he stood at ease. I looked at him in uniform, So young, so tall, so proud, With hair cut square and eye alert, He’d stand out in any crowd. I though, ...

Bible digest

Columns

“But if the Spirit of him that raised up Jesus from the dead dwell in you, he that raised up Christ from the dead shall also quicken your mortal bodies by his Spirit that dwells in you.” (Romans 8:11 AKJV) Jesus prepared the way to Heaven. Put your faith in Him.

Socialism is no real threat

Letters to the editor

NICK BRISINI Glen Campbell This is in response to a recent opinion column, “Socialism will tank economy,” by columnist Betsy McCaughey. McCaughey’s column was filled with Trumpism, irrationalism and outright lies. She claimed that many Democrats view capitalism in a negative ...

Keystone Central School Board

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- Charles Rosamilia, crosamil@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Debbie Smith, dsmith@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Tracy Smith, tsmith2@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Wayne Koch, wkoch@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Roger Elling, relling@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Billie J. Rupert, brupert@kcsd.k12.pa.us - Eric Probert, eprobert@kcsd.k12.pa.us - ...

No more free advertising for the president

Letters to the editor

ANGEL de LEON Lake Worth, Fla. For more than three years we have seen how the media - press, radio, television, etc. - has been giving free publicity to the candidate and now president, repeating his name and surname constantly. The free advertising provided during the election campaign ...

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Pennsylvania’s big game hunting laws are stuck in the Stone Age

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By MATT REED Belleville, Pa. Antiquated. Outdated. That’s how you would describe Pennsylvania’s big game hunting laws if you were talking to another out-of-state hunter. We Pennsylvania hunters have always been big fans of our rich hunting traditions, respectfully. But ...

The debt we owe

Editorials

One hundred years ago yesterday, the conflict many hoped was “the war to end wars” drew to a close. For decades, Nov. 11 each year was observed as Armistice Day. Now, we know it as Veterans Day, honoring those among us who have served at any time in the armed forces. Though the last ...

Applause, Applause!

Letters to the editor

Each Saturday, The Express community newspaper highlights people, groups and activities our readers deem worthy of applause. From the bottom of my heart I would like to THANK the Wayne Township Fire Co., Castanea Fire Co. and the Woolrich Fire Co. that worked tirelessly searching and rescuing ...

A story of three ‘bruvvers’

Columns

By LOU BERNARD The story so far…. My son is adopted. Paul Matthew is now four, and we’ve had him in our lives since he was fourteen hours old. What with November being National Adoption Month, I like to write about the experience. He was born in 2014. In November of 2015, we got a ...

Finding Support

Columns

HEALTH r Alzheimer’s and Caregivers Support Group — 7 p.m. Nov. 13 (second Tuesday of the month), Conference Room B of Susque-View Home. Information: Fran Decker at 748-4302. r Parkinson’s Support Group — Open to everyone interested in learning about the disease, 3 p.m. Nov. 14 ...

Actions speak louder than words

Letters to the editor

HELEN SHEEHY Tyrone Republicans know that the American’s top concern is access to health care and that a key worry is protection for persons with pre-existing conditions. Obamacare is the cornerstone of those protections, prohibiting insurance companies from denying coverage or ...

Back Tracks

Columns

By ROSE HOOVER We’ve sure seen a lot of changes in technology in our lifetime, haven’t we? And one of the things that has changed the most is the way we communicate with each other. In the world of today, when people need to get information to a friend, they usually send a quick email ...