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Pay raises illustrate difference between public, private sectors

September 9, 2016 So government leaders – Democrat and Republican alike – in Pennsylvania talk consistently about the need to keep the state budget from running in the red and long-term debt. more »»

Bill for city levee costs should be a shared payment

September 8, 2016 The city of Williamsport has gotten an $8.6 million bill from the federal government for work necessary to recertify the flood levee that protects it and surrounding municipalities. more »»

Police dispatch reports don’t end council investigation

September 4, 2016 A City Council review has determined that the discontinuation of published police logs in the Sun-Gazette is not related to calls to Mayor Gabriel J. Campana’s house. That’s encouraging. more »»

A modest step toward keeping government out of bedrooms

September 3, 2016 Many, probably most, Americans agree government ought to stay out of our bedrooms. That is a reference to laws attempting to regulate private behavior including sex. more »»

Virginia governor gets slick on Hillary’s behalf

September 3, 2016 Virginia Gov. Terry McAuliffe, an old friend of Hillary and Bill Clinton, tried to do her a favor about a month ago. more »»

Rep. Everett seeking accountability with state union contracts

September 2, 2016 Pennsylvania’s General Assembly has no power over union contracts for state employees. Those agreements are negotiated solely by the governor and union representative. more »»

Transit Centre II brings downtown to another level

September 1, 2016 The continued transformation of downtown Williamsport into a versatile, open-air center for all generations took another leap forward with the unveiling of Trade and Transit II Centre and the... more »»

Montoursville’s new superintendent has a tough assignment

August 31, 2016 Normally when a new superintendent takes over at a school district, our concerns focus on fiscal ability and marshaling of operations at all of the schools. more »»

Endwell exclamation point punctuates a memorable Series

August 30, 2016 It’s the wonder that never grows old. We speak of the just-completed Little League World Series, one of last true vestiges of Americana that resides right here in our corner of the worl. more »»

Clinton Foundation revelations should be disturbing to everyone

August 29, 2016 With a presidential election on the line, Hillary Clinton is beginning to take ethics regarding her family’s Clinton Foundation seriousl. more »»

Flood levee report means $10 million, mandated city cost

August 28, 2016 The city of Williamsport got some expensive news last week that is, nonetheless, set in stone. more »»

Regarding e-mails, who else would get away with falsehoods?

August 27, 2016 Presidential candidate Hillary Clinton has said repeatedly, sometimes under oath, that her lawyers and technicians turned over all the emails she stored illegally on a personal server while she was... more »»

Earlier than ever, Friday night football binds communities

August 26, 2016 When the Friday night lights flick on tonight, they will shine on high school football fields earlier than ever her. more »»

Kathleen Kane’s saga ends the only way it can end

August 25, 2016 In the end, it was the only possible outcome there could be. more »»

Local air travel: Time to decide it is a priority

August 24, 2016 The Williamsport Municipal Airport Authority has been planning a $15.9 million project to build a new terminal for several years and is well along in the execution stage. more »»

Series provides a unique economic opportunity for area

August 23, 2016 The Little League World Series is generating more than smiles and good times this week. It's generating more than $31 million in local economic spending. more »»

Obama’s assurances regarding health care clash with reality

August 22, 2016 Obamacare would cost far more than the White House was claiming, we cautioned when the federal health insurance takeover was being debated. more »»

As debates loom, media needs to take tilt out of coverage

August 21, 2016 This most unusual of presidential campaigns is about to move into the debate phase, providing an opportunity for Americans to measure the two major candidates face-to-face, issue-by-issue, free of... more »»

The only safeguard is hunting down and eradicating terrorists

August 20, 2016 A few weeks ago, we warned that defeating terrorist organizations such as the Islamic State on the battlefield probably will mean an increase in brutal attacks by their operatives. more »»

Sanctuary city debate underscores sadly blurred lines

August 19, 2016 U.S. Sen. Pat Toomey, in the heat of a battle to retain his Pennsylvania seat, was in Williamsport Monday with a warning. more »»



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