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Op-Ed: Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association Director Speaks on Pennsylvania Police Reform

Op-Ed: Pennsylvania Chiefs of Police Association Director Speaks on Pennsylvania Police Reform

| July 25, 2020

Law enforcement leaders in Pennsylvania are committed to continuing constructive changes that can make our criminal justice system fairer for all citizens.

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Letter to the Editor: Response to Scaled-back July 4 Appreciated

Letter to the Editor: Response to Scaled-back July 4 Appreciated

| July 9, 2020

LUCINDA, Pa. – The following letter to the editor was submitted by Rob Gatesman, a member of the St. Joseph 4th of July Committee.

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Letter to the Editor: Governor Continues to Shut Out Voice of the People

Letter to the Editor: Governor Continues to Shut Out Voice of the People

| May 20, 2020

HARRISBURG, Pa. – House Republican Leader Bryan Cutler (R-Lancaster) issued the following statement in response to Gov. Tom Wolf’s vetoes of House Bills 2412 and 2388 and Senate Bill 327:

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Letter to the Editor: There is another viral pandemic spreading across America. It’s called hatred.

Letter to the Editor: There is another viral pandemic spreading across America. It’s called hatred.

| March 24, 2020

There is a pressing question that many of us have asked ourselves: Where has the soul of America gone?

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Letter to Editor: Speed Cameras in Work Zones – For Safety or Revenue?

Letter to Editor: Speed Cameras in Work Zones – For Safety or Revenue?

| March 23, 2020

Speed cameras in work zones are for revenue. If not, then why do we not do things like adopt the zipper merge, and post 85th percentile speed limits? Low speed limits cause a decent speed variation between the vehicles, which promotes tailgating, constant passing, and rapidly approaching a vehicle.

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Letter to the Editor: ‘Operation Christmas Child’ Thanks Area Residents for Generosity

Letter to the Editor: ‘Operation Christmas Child’ Thanks Area Residents for Generosity

| January 21, 2020

I am writing to thank West Central Pennsylvania residents for sharing the true meaning of Christmas with children around the world.

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Letter to the Editor: A “Villainizer” Speaks Out!

Letter to the Editor: A “Villainizer” Speaks Out!

| December 18, 2019

As one of the targets of (a recent) chicken little article about the Cranberry Twp. budget, I need to give you, the folks from Cranberry some facts.

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Letter to the Editor: ‘Stop the Hate; Make America Great Again’

Letter to the Editor: ‘Stop the Hate; Make America Great Again’

| December 1, 2019

The following letter on “Stop the Hate; Make America Great Again” was submitted to the editor:

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Letter to the Editor: The Speed Kills Myth is Alive and Well in Pennsylvania

Letter to the Editor: The Speed Kills Myth is Alive and Well in Pennsylvania

| July 1, 2019

Sadly, the speed kills myth is alive and well in Pennsylvania. A real 25-state analysis was done of NHTSA data, which showed that 1.6% of crashes are caused by excessive speed. Barely above zero, then.

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Letter to the Editor: Franklin Silver Cornet Band Deemed a Local Treasure

Letter to the Editor: Franklin Silver Cornet Band Deemed a Local Treasure

| November 29, 2018

Last Friday night at the Barrow-Civic Theatre, the Franklin Silver Cornet Band performed their 40th annual Pops Concert.

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