Matt Danzico: Scranton native, world citizen

Matt Danzico: Scranton native, world citizen

Just spent a hour with Matt Danzico, a Scranton native and video-journalist for the BBC. Spurred by Scranton’s second-place finish in the Gawker “Ugliest Accent in America” poll (Pittsburgh “won”), Matt came home to test the accuracy of...

Happy 100 to the FED

100 years ago yesterday, the Federal Reserve Banking system opened for business in the United States.  The Federal Reserve was created by the Federal Reserve Act of 1913 and the 12 regional reserves banks would open on Nov. 16, 1914.  Our section of Pennsylvania falls...