Will the Real Pete Sabia please stand up?

Will the Real Pete Sabia please stand up?

Will the Real Pete Sabia please stand up? That was the request of Friends of Lackawanna attorney Jordan Yeager at Thursday’s second zoning hearing on the proposed expansion of Keystone Sanitary Landfill in Dunmore and Throop. It was not honored. Neither was the...

Taking out the trash

— The recent decision by U.S. Senator Bob Casey to weigh in against the planned expansion of Keystone Landfill may or may not sway local and state regulators. What it did accomplish, however, was to increase pressure on numerous elected officials to speak up....
‘Cheese’ makes O’Malley bleu

‘Cheese’ makes O’Malley bleu

A couple years back, I nicknamed Lackawanna County Commissioner Pat O’Malley “Cheese.” I’ve hung such monikers on many newsmakers over the years, but none stuck as quickly or fit as snugly over time. To say Mr. O’Malley is a publicity...