Tamara’s Take: Quick Reviews, June 10

Tamara’s Take: Quick Reviews, June 10

“Love and Friendship,” 4 stars out of five. Out in theaters. Who knew that director Walt Stillman would be the perfect match for Jane Austen? Looking back at his “comedies of manners” trilogy “Metropolitan,” “The Last Days of Disco” and “Barcelona,” it’s a...
Doherty, others owe answers on double pensions

Doherty, others owe answers on double pensions

When he was sworn in as Scranton’s chief executive in 2002, former mayor Chris Doherty pledged to serve the interests of citizens. He spent 12 years in office, with results as mixed as the opinions of his supporters and detractors. Whether Mr. Doherty’s...

Driving Mr. Clay’s Car

As friends and family say their final goodbyes to the Muhammad Ali today in Louisville, I wanted share an interesting story about the champ from his clipping file in the Times-Tribune Library. On July 15, 1963, Muhammad Ali, then Cassius Clay, was in Scranton along...