Amidst all the news, noise, and nonsense that is being broadcast on radio and television these days, human-caused climate change continues to loom in the future. But that topic is rarely discu…

Last Sunday morning I caught the last half of an interview with Rebecca D. Costa, a renowned sociobiologist, discussing her groundbreaking book "On The Verge," and it sounded like a scientific…

Tax cuts are already working in Pennsylvania. Johnstown-based First Summit Bank recently announced $1,000 bonuses for full-time employees, in addition to salary increases and higher charitable…

Our wonderful governor vetoed the new abortion bill and with his veto he decided to legalize the murder of another 31,818 babies as was reported in the year 2015, the last report that has come…

I always commend anyone willing to step up and serve the community by running for public office. However, I take serious issue with people putting themselves in unethical positions in order to serve.

Whether your preferred analogy is “foxes guarding the henhouse” or “wolves guarding the sheep,” both of these imply that it is unwise to assign a job to someone who will then be in a position …

I wrote a letter a couple of years ago about our school band. It was so bad we only had about 18 members but they marched down Main Street every time there was a game. Well, this is an update …

I have been an NFL fan and especially a Pittsburgh Steeler fan long before the Franco Harris, Lynn Swan and Terry Bradshaw era. But I have attended or watched my last game until those unthankf…

On Aug. 11 and 12 hundreds of people held a rally and marched on the University of Virginia in Charlottesville protesting the removal of a statue of Confederate icon Robert E. Lee. The marches…

The Women of the Moose in New Bethlehem would like to thank the following businesses and individuals that helped make our 4th annual Golf Tournament such a huge success! We had a full field of…

On Sunday, April 23, the Union All Sports Booster Club held its annual 5k/10k/2 mile race. The weather was beautiful and we had a great turn out. At this time, we would like to thank the follo…

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