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We fully support shopping local this holiday season. Heck, the Press & Journal is a local business. We realize how vital it is to buy local. But we know that even if you do a great job of … more
Without the sanctity of our electoral process, we really have nothing as a nation. If we can’t say for certain who we actually elected for jobs ranging from tax collector to president, then … more
Here we are again, at the end of a high school football regular season beaming with pride about the Middletown Area High School Blue Raiders. We are proud of all the MAHS sports teams, and all the … more
The math on the recent McNair House property sale is not good. It’s not good at all. As we reported last week, the Middletown Industrial and Commercial Development Authority approved sale of … more
We have people going hungry in Middletown. Many of them are students. Look at three recent stories in the Press & Journal, about the RaiderPacks program, the Charlotte Chubb Memorial Fund and … more
Here’s a quick quiz: Name your representative in the U.S. House.  Odds are you can’t. Did you know right away? Can you even venture a guess? If you are stumped, you … more
We continue to be impressed with the development of the Middletown Police Department. It starts at the top. We were supportive of the permanent hiring of George Mouchette as police chief earlier … more
There is a silence surrounding the potential closure of the Three Mile Island Generating Station that is hard for us to fathom. No one seems to be talking about it.  We know, of course … more
Why do some communities have more pride than others? Is it a sense of history? Is it the attitudes of the people who live there? The businesses that have roots? The sports teams? The schools? The … more
The seasonal tenants of Shelly and Beshore islands in the Susquehanna River don’t own their land. They lease it. That, to us, is the key thing to keep in mind when the emotional and … more
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