HS FOOTBALL: An end to a long journey

Early Wednesday night, for the first time in a very long time, I relaxed. Conor Foley had just messaged me at 7:50 p.m.. … “And the last GameFace page has been sent.” I couldn’t believe it. I took a deep breath, replied with a...
Acting Mayor introduces tentative budget

Acting Mayor introduces tentative budget

Acting Mayor Bill Courtright emerged from his burrow Wednesday to introduce a proposed 2015 budget that will have Scranton taxpayers thinking Groundhog Day. Property taxes would be jacked up by 19 percent. The Local Services Tax (actually a commuter tax, but levied on...

Not-so-sweet-smelling deal

— Keystone Sanitary Landfill’s lofty (and I do mean “lofty”) plan to expand in size and thus extend its operations by a roughly 50 years hinges on state approval as wells as the acquiescence of the neighboring borough of Dunmore. And, as...