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PennDOT makes sure roads are top-notch: Leslie Richards

The Wolf administration is taking seriously its responsibility to care for the transportation assets used by Pennsylvanians every day. Whether it’s improving pedestrian safety on a major … more

President Trump is creating, not solving, our nation’s problems: Paul Heise

  As I sat down to try to make some sense of the politics of the past weeks and the year to come, my first impression was of the tectonic social and political forces that President Donald … more

Moore’s loss in Alabama is a great gift for Republicans: James Miller

Christmas came early for the Republican Party this year. The state of Alabama gifted the floundering party a new lease on life. On Dec. 12, the Heart of Dixie elected its first Democratic senator … more

We must fight blight in the borough

Synonyms for the word “blight” are scourge, bane, plague, menace, woeful, trouble and pest.  Those words sum up the sentiments that have been recently shared with me from my constituents regarding a blighted property.  Blight … more

Dispelling the school tax reform myths: Mike Folmer

I support Sen. David Argall’s Senate Bill 76 to eliminate school property taxes and I’m perplexed opponents offer no alternative — except supporting the status quo, which … more

Brexit and Trump-Sanders are part of something bigger: Paul Heise

Brexit, the vote by the United Kingdom to leave the European Union, is not the catastrophe that people seem to think it is. The European Union-watchers would have you believe that the departure of … more

RIP, Ringling Bros. — Why is the circus no longer greatest show on Earth?: Brad Deutser

From ring to ring, you have entertained. From generation to generation, you have brought families together. You have invited us in to witness and be a part of the Greatest Show on Earth. But, you … more

Trump better learn from failure of Obamacare replacement: James Miller

You win some, you lose some, and then you really lose some.Donald Trump, the Manhattan real estate maven who escaped bankruptcy unscathed multiple times and improbably robbed the political elite of … more

Crybaby presidential loser — sound familiar?: Ed O'Connor

And the winner is ... Lenin Moreno, the new president-elect of Ecuador. Finally! After the initial election and then the run-off election between the two top candidates, Moreno emerged victorious … more

EDDIE COSTIK: While on the road of life, I stopped at the new school

Friday was a day like most. I came into Middletown on Route 441. I wanted to see the progression of the new senior high school. It’s amazing how such a high tech building all comes together. Designed and built by people much smarter than me. … more
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