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Will Obama’s strategy succeed?

September 17, 2014 On the eve of the 13th anniversary of the horrific attacks on U.S. more »»

 
 
 
President’s ‘no strategy’ strategy

September 17, 2014 President Obama addressed the nation last Wednesday night to outline his strategy for combating ISIS. more »»

Renouncing citizenship for profit

September 16, 2014 The United States Supreme Court has ruled that corporations are people with all the rights of flesh-and-bone citizens — beginning, of course, with the First Amendment right to spend unlimited amount... more »»

New law is Obama’s gift to GOP for ’16

September 16, 2014 President Obama’s health care law is the gift that keeps on giving to the GOP. more »»

Where is jihad pilot hiding?

September 10, 2014 Black caliphate flags flap in the open air. Islamic head-choppers wreak bloody havoc around the world. Nearly a dozen commercial airliners disappear in Libya. more »»

Lesson in celebrity is exposed

September 10, 2014 The FBI is looking into what millions of people are looking at — hacked photos of naked celebrities. more »»

State’s ‘private’ Medicaid plan better than none

September 6, 2014 After months of negotiating, the Corbett administration and the federal government have agreed on a kind of privatized Medicaid expansion for low-income Pennsylvanians. more »»

New culture brings ‘spiral of silence’

September 6, 2014 With folks yapping all day on social media — Facebook, Twitter, Google Plus and the rest — how can there be such a thing as a “spiral of silence” online? Easy. more »»

Hollywood full of hypocrisy

September 6, 2014 Did you miss Tinseltown’s latest political correctness powwow? Preening celebrities showed their solidarity with Ferguson, Mo., at the MTV Video Music Awards show last week. more »»

Ignoring due process an injustice

September 2, 2014 Long ago and far away, a woman we hardly knew presented herself bruised and weeping on our doorstep one night. She told a vivid tale of woe. more »»

Memo to EPA: Enough is enough

September 2, 2014 Thanks, Environmental Protection Agency! You’ve required sewage treatment plants, catalytic converters on cars and other things that made the world cleaner than the world in which I grew up. more »»

Wife of fallen Sgt. shows her remarkable courage

September 1, 2014 August 20 marked one year since Michelle Bannar lost the love of her life. “He was many different people to me,” Michelle said about her late husband, U.S. Army Master Sgt. George Bannar. more »»

Educational program left out

September 1, 2014 Juniata College received disturbing news that funds allocated to Science in Motion have been put in Budgetary Reserve. more »»

Ferguson’s race to be wrong

August 24, 2014 The events in Ferguson, Missouri, have launched a familiar spectacle: the race to be wrong first. Michael Brown, an 18-year-old African-American man, was shot by Ferguson police officer Darren Wilson. more »»

Climate change deniers cross line

August 20, 2014 Recently a friend posted a video on Facebook that he asserted would demolish the Godless theory of evolution. more »»

Ferguson melodrama troubling

August 20, 2014 Even if the police in Ferguson, Missouri, are the brutal occupying force alleged by the protestors there, what do local shop owners have to do with it? In the wake of the police shooting of... more »»

Over 10 years, determination, sense of unity shine

August 18, 2014 Three years ago, 31 U.S. troops were killed when a military helicopter was shot down in eastern Afghanistan. The dead included U.S. Navy SEALs, U.S. Army soldiers and a military working dog. more »»

Get ready for round of denials

August 18, 2014 Fox News correspondent Geraldo Rivera accused Matt Drudge’s website of “the worst kind of jingoistic rhetoric ever” for carrying news stories about the dangers of illegal immigratio. more »»

Inaction on ‘trash’ bill inexcusable

August 18, 2014 Absent action by the Pennsylvania Legislature (surprise, surprise), U.S. Sen. more »»

We can’t take clean water for granted (Washington) Observer-Reporter When we turn on the taps in our homes, we take it for granted that clean, safe water will flow forth from them. We shouldn’t. The folks in Toledo, Ohio, certainly won’t. They endured a

August 16, 2014 When we turn on the taps in our homes, we take it for granted that clean, safe water will flow forth from them. We shouldn’t. The folks in Toledo, Ohio, certainly won’t. more »»

Obama can’t show weakness

August 16, 2014 Judging by the way he holds his cards so close to his vest, President Obama must be an awfully good poker playe. more »»

 
 

FARM DISCOVERY TOUR OF MORRISON'S COVE September 19, 2014

This is the 6th year for this free event showcasing area farms and businesses. Participants are: The I'Diehl Hunt, Mill Hill Farm, Friends Farm, Clover Creek Cheese Cellar, Piney Creek Greenhouse, and Spring Farm Greenhouse. Various activites at each location. Food available to purchas. more »

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Other Commentaries Poll

  1. Once it saw the tape, it did the right thing.
  2. Badly. I don't believe it didn't see the tape.
  3. He should have gotten a stiffer penalty sooner.
  4. I don't know
 
 
 
 

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