Considering only raw statistics, Pennsylvania's protection of children against abuse seems impressive. According to the Protect Our Children Committee, Pennsylvania in 2011 had 1.2 abuse victims per 1,000 children, whereas the national rate was 9.1 per
HARRISBURG - A fuller picture of what it means to tackle state transportation issues in a comprehensive manner is emerging with the ink scarcely dry on the new $2.3 billion transportation funding law.
Plans are under way to slate work on projects to re
Freedom of speech is a double-edged sword.
Case in point, the Westboro Baptist Church is in the news again. According to an article published by the New York Daily News, the WBC announced that it intended to picket the funeral of actor Paul Walker, who w
Texting while driving is so distracting that it is as dangerous as driving under the influence of alcohol, according to researchers at Virginia Tech University. Their research has found that a driver's chance of being in a collision while texting is 23
Why not start early?
EDITOR: I think the people of my generation overlook the importance of physical activities in our youth's lives. We do not realize how much positive impact exercise can have on the body on a long term basis. We especially do not real
EDITOR: As long as I can remember, I've witnessed through television, news reports, rallies and law suits related to atheists denouncing Christianity. To what avail? If I did not believe in something I'm sure I would not be afraid of that so
Week of action
EDITOR: This week is American ducation Week, and that means it is a good time to focus on our public schools' successes, and recognize the challenges that they - and our students - face.
Public education is an investment - and one that we
Is this America's president?
EDITOR: I saw an article in The Daily Review about the president, telling the country he is sorry that millions of people are losing their insurance, but he fell short of apologizing for making those promises to start with.
EDITOR: In your Friday Nov. 15, paper you had an article entitled "Official Troy election results listed." In this article the reporter interviewed or quoted the same malcontents that have several times in the past been given your press co
EDITOR: I read C.J. Marshall's column, "There's nobody smarter than a dumb farmer." Couldn't be truer words.
My father was a farmer. He spent over 30 years at his occupation. He gave up factory work early in his marriage. He opted for the lon