At this time of year if someone mentions “doctoring” up, it would be logical to think they meant for the flu. Images of aspirin bottles, cough syrup bottles and boxes of tissues may come to mi…

  • By Jim Grant

After the beginning of each new year, we hear a lot of comments that encourage us to make resolutions that will improve our individual way of life and then resolve to keep them throughout the …

The winter Olympics this year is set against the looming menace posed by one of the world’s most dangerous regimes — North Korea. Whether Pyongyang and the U.S. continue to trade threats of nu…

Recently, the Dauphin County commissioners filed suit against 11 drug manufacturers and three doctors for ignoring the effects of prescription opioids and pursuing profits over patients. We su…

  • By DENNY BONAVITA

I had shared in the half-century dream of many DuBois area residents and businesses: An Interstate-level Route 219 from Canada south through Buffalo to Maryland, then either directly to Florid…

I may have a new title – crazy cat lady. At least if the neighbors would have seen me a few weeks back I’m sure they would have unanimously anointed me with it.

Despite not being worthy of much sympathy, the five Pennsylvania death row inmates who are suing prison officials over the issue of solitary confinement have, in that federal court action, mad…

WASHINGTON — When next you shoehorn yourself into one of America’s ever-shrinking airline seats, you might encounter a new wrinkle in the romance of air travel. You might be amused, or not, to…

WASHINGTON — We have to face it, bravely and forthrightly, like serious men and women who recognize a sobering sexual crisis when they see it. There is no use fighting it anymore.

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