The big dig II

The big dig II

Communities and counties throughout NE Pennsylvania are facing huge snow-removal costs and awaiting word whether the region will qualify for federal aid.
Seat of power

Seat of power

And then there was one. Jim Mulligan stands alone in the race for the GOP nomination to serve as Scranton’s mayor after his two challengers — Bob Bolus and Giovanni Piccolino — were forced to withdraw due to flawed candidate petitions. (The drawing...
Let there be darkness

Let there be darkness

And so, Sunshine Week — that seven-day stretch set aside each year to remind government officials that they are obliged to let the public know how its business is being conducted — has come and gone. In its wake, the Pennsylvania House of Representatives...