Friedman’s, Sears illustrate strain of changing markets
For those mature enough to remember an earlier time, it’s a one-two punch:
10/16/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Making it count: SRU hosts PASSHE chancellor
It might not be a truly “once in a lifetime” opportunity Monday, but the visit of newly-minted State System of Higher Education Chancellor Daniel Greenstein to Slippery Rock University is...
10/15/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Church healing may beginwith Cardinal Wuerl’s exit
A report in Friday’s Washington Examiner tells the story of George Zirwas, a predatory gay priest from Pittsburgh in the 1980s.
10/13/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Why is CNN making a fuss over Kanye West’s alliance?
It’s a fundamental law of physics: for every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
10/12/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Too soon to declare reversal in school enrollment drop?
Let’s not miss the significance of what Brian White is telling us.
10/11/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
We hold these truths to be out of fashion but still valid
People often scoff and laugh at fundamental truths. But their taking offense doesn’t make these truths any less self-evident.
10/9/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Change must continue, slow and halting as it is
Difficult conversations produce complex reactions and questions. They put people in positions that test their character and fortitude.
10/8/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
PennDOT needs to quickly address 228 safety issues
One of the busiest roads in Butler County is being widened and straightened at the cost of millions of dollars.
10/6/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Harrisville resignations irresponsible, unexplained
There’s something to be said for having the courage of your convictions and stepping away from a project or down from a position of power when you can’t, in good conscience, advance the...
10/5/2018 Our Opinion 0 comments
Delay tactics: save the bill to shrink the state House
Conventional wisdom is that the latest effort to shrink the size of the Pennsylvania House of Representatives is, for all intents and purposes, dead in the water.