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The real building blocks for a community's future

  If you take the time, it’s easy to find wonderful examples of family and community around every corner in the Middletown area:   • Last weekend marked the 100th birthday of Strites’ Orchard. Mother Nature’s downpour … more

Pipelines are critical to having strong infrastructure: Kurt Knaus

The state Department of Environmental Protection recently halted work on Sunoco’s Mariner East 2 pipeline project, which cuts through Dauphin County. Based on timelines included in the DEP … more

We must adhere to the Constitution: Amend it instead of interpreting: Mike Folmer

An ongoing debate in our nation is the question of whether our rule of law is a “living Constitution” or one that should be taken literally. The former says the Constitution was … more

Resolutions for 2018 — use less salt on sidewalks, do more dancing: Susannah Gal

I hope you have enjoyed the start of your year. It’s a new year, one filled with promise and opportunities. It’s a new page in each person’s book of our time on Earth. I … more

Petraeus' brutal legacy

David Petraeus has fallen — but not as he should have. Before being disgraced by an extramarital affair, the retired four-star general and ex-CIA director should have been shamed out of public life for his horrendous military record in Iraq and … more

If you don’t want a future of heat, flash floods and ticks, act now: Carol Nechemias

For many, climate change represents a distant threat, but the future is now.  If you have a 10-year-old child or grandchild, that youngster will reach his or her mid-30s when, according to … more

Setting Gov. Wolf’s broken record straight: Matthew Brouillette

The 2018 gubernatorial election season is upon us! As GOP candidates seek the nomination to take on Gov. Tom Wolf next fall, the incumbent governor’s big-government allies are already … more

President Trump needs to move from politics to economy, infrastructure: Paul Heise

Donald Trump has been with us as president for a year. That is enough time for us to take the measure of the man we put in charge of our politics. Up to this point it has been all politics and … more

Thanksgiving leftovers

The turkey and stuffing are long gone. Place settings and cookers are tucked away. Family and friends are back in their routine. more

Put end to collusion between state and special interests: Jessica Barnett

Should state government help special interest groups collect political campaign donations? Most Pennsylvanians would instinctively answer “no.” In fact, using government resources for … more
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