Mariotti did the right thing in Old Forge

Mariotti did the right thing in Old Forge

When the solicitor bows out, you know the production is a real you-know-what show. Times-Tribune Staff Writer Kathleen Bolus splashed a wake-up call to Old Forge taxpayers across today’s front page, reporting that district solicitor Joseph E. Mariotti finally...
Facebook suddenly values local newspapers

Facebook suddenly values local newspapers

Irony, thy name is Zuckerberg. A new Facebook “service” designed to connect users with local news is having trouble finding local newspapers, according to this Associated Press story you should read after perusing your local newspaper. The service, called...
The Madness of King Donald

The Madness of King Donald

Though he reigns supreme among Shakespeare’s tragic characters, King Lear looks clear-headed and clean-living compared to President Trump. Lear’s naked Narcissism and incompetence brought him to the same epic fall that awaits Trump, but the...
Trump doesn’t deserve impeachment

Trump doesn’t deserve impeachment

I rarely say this, but Nancy Pelosi is right. In a recent interview with Joe Helm of the Washington Post, the House Speaker made it clear that despite public pressure and the blind rage of some rookie Democrats in Congress, she is in no rush to impeach the 45th...
114th District race deserves special attention

114th District race deserves special attention

Canada geese flew over the house this morning, the sun came up and stayed out and the temperature was 49 degrees at 1 p.m.. A strange smell riding the spring breeze tells me there’s a special election on the horizon. Tomorrow, in fact. Tuesday will greet voters...
Updated: Sunday Bloody Sunday

Updated: Sunday Bloody Sunday

UPDATE: Judge Jarbola accepted Sunday’s plea and sentenced him to three years of probation. Read Times-Tribune Education Reporter Sarah Hofius Hall’s story here and check back at thetimes-tribune.com for more updates.   The calendar says it’s...