Boris Breaks-it

— Britain’s vote to leave the European Union (otherwise called “Brexit”) caught the world by surprise. Markets shuddered. The pound collapsed. Political turmoil gripped both the “United” (at least for now as Scotland and Northern...

Uneven playing fields

— Sarah Hofius Hall’s annual (and exhaustive) breakdown of test results and graduation rates by NEPA’s numerous school districts offers parents, kids and educators an overview of just where our region stands, educationally. Unsurprisingly, income...

Garage of cards?

— The immensely complex deal to transfer ownership of, lease and help maintain Scranton’s Electric City Garage to and with Marketplace at Steamtown developer/owner John Basalyga is a headscratcher. Beyond the pending agreement’s many moving parts is...