Scranton City Council must hold SSA accountable

Scranton City Council must hold SSA accountable

Scranton City Council meets tonight. At the top of its agenda should be a formal request asking the state auditor general to sift the hidden details of the $195 million sewer system sale. As Times-Tribune Staff Writer Jim Lockwood reports today, the Scranton Sewer...

Evans backs Rogan for City Council

Surprise, surprise. Republican City Councilman Wayne Evans backed Democratic council colleague Pat Rogan at the last minute. Evans sent a letter to South Scranton Democrats late last week urging them to vote for “my friend Pat Rogan.” He described Rogan as “someone...
Our not-so-beautiful balloon

Our not-so-beautiful balloon

— A long-delayed severance tax on natural gas drillers — a levy enacted by every other major gas-producing state — would go a long way toward helping Pennsylvania solve its systemic budget shortfalls and provide better funding for public education....