Ruling on police videos should be the final word
Pennsylvania’s highest court this week rightly affirmed that the public’s right to view recordings made by police departments should be evaluated using the same standards as any other...
6/23/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Consider safety, aesthetics in rezoning for billboards
It has quietly become our lovely little corner of Holland, thanks to green-thumbed volunteers with the Western Pennsylvania Conservancy.
6/22/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Meth conviction takes more than confidential witness
If Judge William Shaffer’s decision last week made you flinch, that’s OK. It was instinctual, an involuntary reflex sparked by your sense of fair play.
6/21/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Reefer madness: Sessions’ crusade on pot is damaging
Pennsylvania Gov. Tom Wolf should be scratching his head over a possible $3 billion budget deficit.
6/20/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Amazon-Whole Foods deal overfills the shopping cart
Eat your broccoli. Big brother is watching.
6/19/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Cheers & Jeers ...
If the League of Women Voters of Pennsylvania has a problem, it’s not that the organization has a penchant for showboating or making much ado about nothing.
6/17/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
How will future generations regard our urban planning?
Rome wasn’t built in a day, the old saying goes. Historians tell us the Coliseum alone took 24 years to complete, from AD 72 to 96.
6/16/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Pa. must do better by both our young and old residents
“The moral test of government is how that government treats those who are in the dawn of life, the children; those who are in the twilight of life, the elderly; those who are in the shadows of...
6/15/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Commissioner’s new focus: Jobs are powerful therapy
Why are there people not working when we have jobs in Butler?
6/14/2017 Our Opinion 0 comments
Give new pension reform some leadership by example
Legislators in both the state House and Senate got the pension reform bill they were asking for on Monday, when fast-tracked legislation sent to Gov.