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We don’t want to imagine the horror that played out on Interstate 83 on Friday night. Three people are dead because of one man’s total disregard for others, if the charges against Jack … more
It’s been more than 20 years since the Columbine High School shooting, where two seniors murdered 12 students and one teacher in Colorado. It was a horrific day in U.S. history, on April … more
P&J asks: "In consideration of Middletown officials' assertions that the town is in dire financial straits and in light of several sweeping cuts undertaken in the borough, should Middletown's Borough councilors forgo their monthly stipend? … more
Central Pennsylvanians received an unfortunate look at where our fragile democracy stands July 30 in Hummelstown. The simple part of the story is that U.S. Rep. Scott Perry held a town hall event … more
We often laud our high school sports athletes. Each edition of the Press & Journal dedicates a page or two to their exploits. Youth sports, even at the high school level, should be about … more
Is the Middletown Area School District on the cusp of a complete overhaul of its schools? Think about what is being considered. Closing Kunkel and Fink elementary schools. Selling the school … more
On March 13, 2017, Middletown Borough Council went into executive session to “discuss potential litigation and no action was taken.” That is according to the official minutes of the … more
Why is the borough of Middletown spending what is potentially hundreds of thousands of dollars in legal fees over its 50-year water and sewer lease with Suez? What end benefit is there to the … more
The more time that passes, the more we wonder about the future of the Elks Theatre. It’s coming up on three years since it closed, and there seems to be a lack of urgency about what should … more
Newspapers prefer to report the news, not be a part of it. Recent actions by the Middletown Borough Council and Mayor James H. Curry III have given us no choice but to change that. To recap: … more
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