The rubber hits the road

The rubber hits the road

Dan Sansky and his unnamed co-conspirator probably have a perfectly understandable reason for purchasing 114 new tires for a Scranton School District garbage truck over a 40-month...
The whole truth?

The whole truth?

The she-says/he-denies standoff — wherein a California college professor alleges that Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh sexually assaulted her 36 years ago at a high-school party — is partly the result of the #metoo movement and of the broken and...
Political junk food

Political junk food

Lackawanna County Commissioner Patrick O’Malley would rather do almost anything on earth other than actually govern. His stubborn and misplaced resistance to conducting a county reassessment to ensure fairer property taxation is Exhibit A. Rather than doing the...
The mechanic

The mechanic

The state Attorney-General’s investigation into the operation of the Scranton School District kicked into high gear Tuesday with the release of a grand jury presentment detailing the ways in which the district’s fleet manager allegedly fleeced city...