Kane: A ‘Good Old Boy’ in High Heels

Kane: A ‘Good Old Boy’ in High Heels

A good friend recently told me how disappointed he is in the self-immolation of state Attorney General Kathleen Kane. “I really hoped she was going to shake up the Good Old Boys Network in Harrisburg,” he said. A lot of people did, myself included. But as...

Straw Hats are No No even in a heat wave

Well it’s September 15. The end of straw hat season. In the Scranton Times 100 years ago, an article and a cartoon ran about the end of the season. In the article below men were reminded that even through the city of Scranton was experiencing a heat wave...

Stars of Latin America’s Golden Age

Every Tuesday from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15, the Take 2 blog will feature posts celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month. This first installment looks at cinema’s Golden Age in Hollywood, Mexico and Argentina and the stars who made that time possible. The era between 1930...