The predator

The predator

Originally devised to wean smokers off tobacco, vaping has become a growing industry built on its own terms of addiction. Among its primary targets are school-age kids who increasingly are caught vaping in class or elsewhere on school property. When the industry touts...
Going down with the ship

Going down with the ship

Scranton School Director Paul Duffy has announced that he cares too much (or something) to continue serving on the city school board. Heartbroken over the district’s financial free fall (and having lost his primary bid to run for city council), he says he plans...
In a hole

In a hole

Facing ever-more-crushing budget deficits, Scranton School District officials hope financial experts will help them right their ship. It’s easy to guess what the first bit of advice will...