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Don’t rush statue decision

July 15, 2012 Should Penn State remove the statue of Joe Paterno outside Beaver Stadium? I don’t know. more »»

Paterno’s power hurts him, school

July 13, 2012 “If this is true, we were all fooled, along with scores of professionals trained in such things, and we grieve for the victims and their families.” — Joe Paterno on Nov. more »»

Findings will outweigh speculation

July 8, 2012 Emails from February 2001 on how Penn State was allegedly planning to address accusations of sexual abuse by Jerry Sandusky that were leaked to CNN — to 1972 Bishop Guifoyle graduate Susan... more »»

On Sandusky, ‘I’m sad, and I’m sick’

June 24, 2012 Having covered Penn State football all of my professional life and most of Jerry Sandusky’s career as a Nittany Lion defensive coordinator, I have only two prevailing thoughts in the wake of his... more »»

Sandusky defense team grasping at straws

June 20, 2012 BELLEFONTE — The parade of character witnesses continued Tuesday in the Jerry Sandusky trial to shine a light on his good reputation to develop reasonable doubt in the minds of the jurors. more »»

Prosecutors strive to ‘personalize’ children in case

June 12, 2012 BELLEFONTE — The prosecution certainly didn’t take long to establish its case in the Jerry Sandusky trial. more »»

Gearing up coverage for big trial

June 10, 2012 One of the highest-interest trials of our lifetime begins Monda. more »»

Insurance mandate adds to cost

June 10, 2012 Sometime this month, the U.S. more »»

Each marker an example of sacrifice, courage

May 28, 2012 I wish every American could spend an hour in Section 60 of Arlington National Cemetery. My last visit was on May 11, and like every trip, it was a profound experience. more »»

Social Security trust fund a mirage

April 24, 2012 In the debate around Social Security, much is made of the so -called “trust fund” or “lockbox,” which allegedly contains securities to partially fund future Social Security payments. more »»

Gov’t regulations not paradise

April 15, 2012 I would like to congratulate David Reingold (“No regs: It’s a wonderful lie,” March 25) for doing what statists do so well, using specific examples of private actions that have harmed consumers and... more »»

For 25 years, ‘thinking Sunday’

April 8, 2012 This weekend marks an anniversary in Mirror history. Twenty-five years ago — April 5, 1987 — we published our first Sunday edition. more »»

Getting a finger on tough call

April 1, 2012 A large part of a newspaper’s job is not only what to publish but what not to publish. more »»

No regs: It’s a wonderful lie

March 25, 2012 Clarence here. Remember me? I’m the angel who saved Jimmy Stewart from committing suicide by showing him what the world would be like without him. I’ve come back, this time to save you. more »»

Fix broken federal dairy program

March 18, 2012 Imagine a business where the price you receive for your product drops steeply, just as your costs to produce that product start to soar. more »»

Altoona had feeling for Sinatra

March 10, 2012 The annual “Night for the Mishler” was held a week ago and sold out Altoona’s grand old theater. Entertainment for the evening was provided by Steve Lippia and his band. more »»

School directors in a tough spot

February 19, 2012 Some random thoughts from a small-town editor trying to help build a big-time paper: *Though it’s a thankless and unpaid job, there are probably times when it’s fun to be a school board membe. more »»

1 percenters shouldn’t be scorned

February 12, 2012 Today there is a great deal of demagoguery around the stereotype of nameless, faceless, anonymous persons called “the one percent,” who have an undeservedly large income and share of wealth and are... more »»

Media race should be for accuracy

February 5, 2012 Some notes from a small-town editor trying to help build a big-time paper: There used to be a saying “don’t believe everything you rea. more »»

Demagoguery clouds income tax debate

January 1, 2012 By Christopher Gable The president has proposed that the solution to our budget problem is that “millionaires and billionaires” pay more in income taxe. more »»

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