The veto pen

The veto pen

Dunmore businessman Louis DeNaples’ push for a 40-plus-year expansion of his Keystone Landfill hit a bump in the road this week. While Borough Mayor Timothy Burke’s surprise veto of an unpopular ordinance — one that doesn’t recognize landfills...
With apologies to Lewis Carroll

With apologies to Lewis Carroll

Whatever Louis DeNaples wants, Louis DeNaples usually gets. Or at least that’s been the case in his hometown of Dunmore. The wealthy casino, landfill and used auto parts magnate is seeking to have the life of his Keystone Landfill extended nearly another...
Where’s the fire, guys?

Where’s the fire, guys?

I’ll be the last to begrudge a young boy’s birthday wish to ride in a real fire truck, but the manner in which Olyphant resident and Democratic activist Brian Doughton and Lackawanna County Commissioner candidate Debi Domenick handled this matter stinks of...