The treehouse

The treehouse

Even after selling its sewer system and privatizing its parking garages and meter operations, Scranton remains so financially strapped that it can’t cover the $109,000 repair bill for its popular treehouse at Nay Aug...
Sleep tight!

Sleep tight!

Scranton Mayor Bill Courtright has repeatedly assured city residents that the town is on the financial mend thanks to deals involving its parking and sewer authorities and sound tax policy. The problem, though, is that the expenses and disbursal of funds from the...
The newsie

The newsie

Scranton’s mayor has issued a campaign flyer disguised as a newspaper. Turns out that things in the Electric City are pretty swell under his...