Time for film festivals

We’re in the middle of fall film festival season, a time when Oscar contenders are determined, butchered and praised four months before the nominations. Oftentimes a winner has come from one of the major festivals, be it Telluride, Venice or Toronto, but...
Reading is fundamental to public health

Reading is fundamental to public health

Times-Tribune Education Writer Sarah Hofius Hall’s story today on the mental and physical detriments of functional illiteracy is a must-read. This is mostly because 20 percent of Lackawanna County adults would struggle to read it, according to the Scranton...