County tax hike: The can kicks back

County tax hike: The can kicks back

The 11.3% property tax hike in the Lackawanna County commissioners’ new 2020 budget is a textbook example of what happens when you treat essential things as optional. Every can you kick down the road eventually kicks back. As detailed in Times-Tribune Staff...
Reality Melts White House Snowflakes

Reality Melts White House Snowflakes

In September, President Trump altered the path of Hurricane Dorian with a Sharpie. Yesterday, the White House tweeted a photo of 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue with snowflakes falling on the lawn. The caption: First snow of the year! Never mind that it was 70 degrees in...
Enema of the State

Enema of the State

We’re getting the band back together! Last night, Times-Tribune Staff Writer Jeff Horvath broke the news that the Zombie Remains of the Scranton Sewer Authority finally did the right thing Thursday and invited state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale to audit the...