Commentary

Immigrants aren’t a roadblock to progress or prosperity. They amplify it | Gisele Barreto...

America has always been a home for the exiles and asylum-seekers, for anyone looking for a better life.

Here’s how we can protect Pennsylvania’s at-risk children | Opinion

By Joseph Petrarca In 2017, state Auditor General Eugene DePasquale issued a special “State of the Child” report, which provided detailed information about our state’s child-welfare system. Among its recommendations was to provide children and youth caseworkers...

As Pa. considers cannabis legalization, lawmakers, Wolf need to put criminal justice reform front...

I saw firsthand the damage that a cannabis arrest can wreak. We need to put those days behind us.

This is the Democrats’ Joe Biden Problem | Terry Madonna and Mike Young

Not every Democrat is happy about the former Veep jumping into the 2020 primary race. But he could be their best shot at beating Donald Trump.

So about that fallout from the nukes bill | Editorial Cartoon

You'll find the mushroom cloud of anger over the ratepayers heads.

This one thing kept Erie from losing even more of its population last year...

Spoiler Alert: Taco trucks have something to do with it.

Help us stop Pa. House Republicans’ ‘Dirty Dozen’ plan to let Big Business run...

Republican lawmakers in Harrisburg are pushing their very own “Dirty Dozen” – five bills containing 12 proposals to let corporate special interests have almost anything they want

Friday is National Pretzel Day, Pa. Here’s how your fave snack has changed over...

Why are they shiny? How did Pennsylvania become the pretzel capital of the world? Who was Auntie Anne? And who would eat a seaweed-flavored pretzel?

Joe Biden is running for president. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey has endorsed him |...

Good Thursday Morning, Fellow Seekers.BREAKING: As we went to press this morning, former Veep Joe Biden, who has roots in Scranton, finally announced his 2020 White House bid.From The Washington Post:"Former vice president Joe Biden opened his third...

This important state policy change on sexual assault care is long overdue | Opinion

Hospitals need to have trained sexual assault examiners available at all times.