Low hurdle to clear

Low hurdle to clear

Cooperation and compromise are the usual promises offered by public officials at the starts of their terms, and so it is with the incoming members of the Lackawanna County Commission. The wind beneath their wings, so to speak, is the sorry legacy of back-biting and...
It’s a wrap!

It’s a wrap!

The current Lackawanna County Board of Commissioners’s term came acrimonious end last week, reflecting much of the dysfunction, back-biting and resentment that have marked the last four years.
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...