Friday Funnies – Supporting the War

Friday Funnies – Supporting the War

Following the United States entering World War I on April 6, 1917, Scranton Times cartoonist Jim Walsh started drawing a series of cartoons that supported the war. The cartoons ranged in topics from community gardens, the purchase of Liberty Bonds and enlistment in...
Sheridan’s amended amendment

Sheridan’s amended amendment

Scranton School Board President Bob Sheridan and fellow board director Bob Casey both accepted campaign contributions from vendors doing business with the school district, a no-no spelled out in the board’s own ethics policy. Sheridan claims he was unaware of...