Opinion

Horton hears hooey

Letters to the editor

PAUL RINKER Montoursville A recent letter echoed the sentiments of many baby killing politicians like Hillary Clinton and Andrew Cuomo, saying things like, I’m personally against abortion, but I can’t tell other people what to do. I’m calling B.S. Since when are any of these ...

MAKING LIFE BETTER: Kitchen gadgets… choose wisely!

Columns

We all have them, the latest and greatest kitchen gadgets to make our lives easier! Unfortunately, they often end up stored in a cabinet, placed on E-bay or included in a garage sale. While we may have used them for a while, at some point they just weren’t worth the effort. The latest hot ...

Who’s that knocking at my door?

Columns

For living on a dead-end road, we sure had a lot of traffic go by our house back in the day. And often, those vehicles pulled into our dirt driveway and knocked on our front door. For example, there were two men who usually visited once or twice a week. Now, I’m sure these folks actually ...

Had enough?

Letters to the editor

MIKE REMICK Avis Every year since 1971, the student population of Keystone Central School District has declined. At the same time, the population of Clinton County has remained the same at about 38,000 citizens. Over these years, we have suffered a loss of industry and jobs. You know ...

Why should electric customers subsidize nuclear power generation?

Columns

Like many Pennsylvanians, I have been watching with great interest the debate surrounding the future of nuclear power. Proposed legislation currently circulating within the Pennsylvania General Assembly would require electric utilities to purchase as much as 50 percent of customer demand from ...

Marc Friedenberg and the Green New Deal

Letters to the editor

BRIAN DEMPSEY State College I support Marc Friedenberg in the May 21 special election for 12th district U.S. Representative. With Marc, what you see is what you get. He’s honest, sincere, and dedicated. Marc has exceptional technical and social skills, but I’m writing because Marc also ...

Bible digest

Columns

“Boast not yourself of to morrow; for you know not what a day may bring forth.” (Proverbs 27:1 AKJV) Don’t put off the important things of life. You may not have tomorrow.

Check yourself

Letters to the editor

CAROLE MYERS GERST Milesburg To Cam Hironimus and her Feb. 27 letter, “People need to be educated about veterans.” Out of all the people who responded to your husband’s letter as he tries (but fails) to explain why some veterans are not as important as other veterans, you are ...

Small miracle on library place?

Letters to the editor

JIM BANHOLZER Centre Hall While riding our commuter bus, Jackie, one of the handicapped students suddenly dropped her library book, Michael Talbot’s groundbreaking “Holographic Universe” onto some molecules in the wheelchair aisle. Notably, the book spilled open to a page that ...

Dear Annie: When hygiene goes by the wayside

Columns

Dear Annie: I am a member of a small Midwestern church and in the choir. There are about 10 of us, and we all have a good time together. The problem is the organist and choir director, who has held these positions for nearly 50 years. As she is getting older, she is neglecting to either shower ...

What do you think?

Letters to the editor

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The state of hate in the U.S.

Columns

Is America really full of hate? Are we truly a nation teeming with victims? Outsiders could certainly come to that conclusion after digesting the steady stream of agitated comments from activists, politicians and media reports about the divisive state of our interpersonal relationships. Hate ...

Two cheers for the president’s North Korea summit fiasco

Columns

A couple of years ago, opponents of Donald Trump’s presidential bid warned that a Trump presidency would be a crazy spectacle. Jeb Bush famously said that Trump was a chaos candidate who would be a chaos president. Some even conjured various wild scenarios that might unfold under a ...

Bible digest

Columns

“They shall cast their silver in the streets, and their gold shall be removed: their silver and their gold shall not be able to deliver them in the day of the wrath of the LORD: they shall not satisfy their souls, neither fill their bowels: because it is the stumbling block of their ...

Dear Annie: Looking for more affordable skin care

Columns

Dear Annie: I’m in my 20s, and I just recently had a facial for the first time. I’ll admit I was skeptical about its potential benefits, but my skin has never felt smoother! I’d love to go back for regular monthly treatments, but facials are quite expensive, and I can’t afford to get ...

May 21 brings opportunity to vote for Marc Friedenberg

Letters to the editor

LASSIE MacDONALD State College I am glad that we now have another chance to elect Marc Friedenberg. I have met him, and I have been impressed by his dedication, his knowledge of this district and the challenges we face as a nation, and by his willingness to find solutions. After too many ...

Expanding nursing studies at LHU a brilliant move

Editorials

Bravo to Lock Haven University for plans to create a school of nursing on its main campus here. It’s a bold — and necessary — move. Expansion of the program beyond its satellite campus in Clearfield is in response to rising demand for qualified nurses as our population ages. The ...

Express Yourself Letters to the Editor

Letters to the editor

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Bible digest

Columns

“Whoever digs a pit shall fall therein: and he that rolls a stone, it will return on him.” (Proverbs 26:27 AKJV) Don’t cause other people problems. It could come back to hurt you.