Question of competence

Question of competence

Given Jean Gatto’s publicly documented history of drug abuse and mental illness — indeed, she’d been declared legally incompetent to care for herself — its worth asking how she came to be chosen to participate as a confidential informant in a...
A blog is born

A blog is born

My mom says I’m an adjective. “She’s Gia,” she’ll say when I come up in conversation. “That’s just her.” I grew up with lots of rules about homework, grades, swearing and riding in cars with teenagers who hadn’t had their licenses for more than a year, but there was...
Photos: Amy Ciborosky, The ‘Leopard Lady’

Photos: Amy Ciborosky, The ‘Leopard Lady’

Mrs. Amy M. Ciborosky, Dickson City, with Stanley Edward and Gabrielle Star – 2008 Ciborosky 2010 Mrs. Amy Ciborosky, Dickson City, with Gabrielle and Stanley – 2012 PHOTOGRAPHY BY JIM NICOLAIS Mrs. Amy Ciborosky, Dickson City, with Stanley and Gabby...