50 Years of General Hospital

This week marks the 50th anniversary of the daytime soap opera ‘General Hospital’  For those who are unfamiliar with the ABC-TV program, the show is centered around a hospital located in fictitious Port Charles, NY.  In the early days of the show they didn’t...

Board eyes Douaihy as O’Shea replacement

Scranton School Board candidate Cy Douaihy is said to be the board’s leading choice to replace Sean O’Shea, who resigned last night. Fellow candidate Todd Hartman points out something interesting. If Mr. Douaihy is the board’s choice to serve out the...

A need for speed

It’s the shortest race in track and field, but to many the one that matters most. 100 meters. Run from Point A to Point B faster than anyone else and there is a social status in the track and field community like no other. It’s the most intense and...

The joy of getting

— The ongoing pay-to-play scandal involving the Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission has once again highlighted the slack enforcement of already-weak regulations regarding gifts to elected officials by persons and companies doing business with the state. As it...