AOW EXTRAS: Abington Heights’ Jackson Danzig

AOW EXTRAS: Abington Heights’ Jackson Danzig

Jackson Danzig had a pretty good game Friday against Martin Luther King. He scored 25 points, with a bunch of them coming late in the Comets’ double-overtime PIAA playoff victory. That was the game that earned Athlete of the Week honors. Perhaps he was feeling...
In a hole

In a hole

Pennsylvania’s corporate income tax is among the highest in the nation. Given the continued existence of the so-called “Delaware Loophole,” however, it is a distinction largely without meaning. The loophole allows many large corporations to avoid paying state income...
Free speech for all or none

Free speech for all or none

Freedom of speech does not grant the right to shout down opposing voices or stifle offensive ideas, a lesson clearly lost on some college campuses in the Trump era. Violent clashes have erupted at alleged institutions of higher learning as protesters seek to block...
Scranton rally shows shrinking Trump support

Scranton rally shows shrinking Trump support

During his campaign, Donald Trump drew thousands of wildly enthusiastic supporters to rallies in Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. Crowds lined up hours before events to cheer The Donald, boo Hillary and hiss at the press. On Saturday, about About 50 people — some from out...
PSU sets Chalk Talk for High School coaches

PSU sets Chalk Talk for High School coaches

Some area high school football coaches might find this opportunity interesting — and a good value at $40 — to talk some tricks of the trade later this month with head coach James Franklin and his staff. Penn State Coaching Staff to Conduct Football Spring...