November 19, 2011 RSS feed / Viewpoints

HOMETOWN CHRISTMAS

(Cathy Ostrum of Silver Spring, Md., formerly of Emporium, started Hometown Mentors Inc., a new nonprofit corporation whose mission is to bring renewed hope and prosperity to hometowns in Pennsylvania by connecting them with trusted resources and new More...

Parents Main Influence

To the editor:  As a practicing physician, I counsel parents of teenagers to be vigilant against underage drinking.  Parents often are surprised to hear that most youth who drink get their alcohol products from within their own home or from More...

Safe Snowmobiling

To the editor:  Through the “Safe Riders” campaign, supported by manufacturers, snowmobile safety education has been taken to a new level.  More...

Through An Old Timer’s Eyes

So it is “goodbye, Uncle Joe” in not-so-happy valley at Penn State.  More...

Sidewalk Responsibility

To the editor:  With winter fast approaching, Emporium Borough reminds its residents that sidewalks must be cleared of snow and/or ice within 12 hours.  More...

‘We Get The Shaft’

To the editor:  The “occupy” protesters are right -- there is a class war going on, and most of us are on the losing side.  But they misunderstand who the warring sides are. More...