“Mad Max” revisited

This is the first in a four-part series on area drive-in theaters that will be updated throughout the spring and summer. “Mad Max: Fury Road” is in theaters, and I’m old enough to have seen the last installment of the action series, “Mad Max: Beyond Thunderdome”...
Primary math tough for Bob Sheridan

Primary math tough for Bob Sheridan

When the head of the city Democratic party and a member of the hyper-politicized Scranton School Board gets held back by city Democrats, it’s time for self-reflection. So far, Bob Sheridan has shown little aptitude for examination on any subject. Perhaps the...

Rolled-away

— Lackawanna County Commissioner Jim Wansacz became the first incumbent Democrat to lose his seat after one term in a long, long time. The causes of his defeat on Tuesday are many, mostly having to do with intra-party county politics and union anger. And then...