Mittens hangs up the gloves

Mittens hangs up the gloves

It’s official: Mitt Romney will not run a third unsuccessful campaign for the presidency. In conference calls with advisers and supporters, Mr. Romney said: “After putting considerable thought into making another run for president, I’ve decided it is best to...
Run the bums out

Run the bums out

Just about every day, taxpayers and voters are presented with empirical evidence that most government across Lackawanna County is dysfunctional, wasteful and mired in the bad practices of the past. Stanching the flow of red ink will require new blood. This Saturday,...
Bob Cordaro was, is, guilty

Bob Cordaro was, is, guilty

Today brings the second installment of a hearing to determine whether former Lackawanna County Commissioner Bob Cordaro deserves a new trial. Serving 11 years in federal prison on public corruption convictions, Bob claims his attorneys were incompetent, which in...