My Corner, Your Corner: Stress isn’t just for adults anymore

My Corner, Your Corner: Stress isn’t just for adults anymore

It seems there is so much more stress in the world today than in years past.I don’t know why, other than the world is so convoluted with all of ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Dear Editor:Eighteen years ago, a little girl named Ellie was born. We learned Ellie wasn’t going to be like everyone else. People told us her l...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn

My Corner, Your Corner: It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn

There’s a change in the air.The days are getting shorter and the hot weather has become succumb to cooler, more comfortable temperatures. Humidi...

September 17th, 2016 |  


Peeking into the Past: Art Carney of ‘Honeymooners’ fame visited West Pittston in 1979

Peeking into the Past: Art Carney of ‘Honeymooners’ fame visited West Pittston in 1979

Question:Gravity served to move the Pennsylvania Coal Company train cars filled with coal to their valley destinations from mines located at higher el...

September 14th, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Strolling memory lane with others who lived there

My Corner, Your Corner: Strolling memory lane with others who lived there

Just when I started losing faith with my high school graduating class, it all changed last weekend.When my dad organized his class reunions, he had a ...

September 10th, 2016 |  


Maria Remembers: Sending rubber bands to Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Maria Remembers: Sending rubber bands to Mother Teresa of Calcutta

Reading and following Mother Teresa’s work from the 1960s with the “poorer than poor” people of her adopted homeland and then around...

September 9th, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Lots of familiar faces live on the West Coast

My Corner, Your Corner: Lots of familiar faces live on the West Coast

Living in Northeastern Pennsylvania and, in particular, Greater Pittston, there’s a tendency for people not to see this area for what it really ...

September 2nd, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Greater Pittston is good at giving back

My Corner, Your Corner: Greater Pittston is good at giving back

With the exception of a rainy Sunday, I’d say the 2016 Tomato Festival was pretty successful.The new multipurpose building named after this year...

August 26th, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Sidari family thanks community for participating in annual benefit

Letter to the Editor: Sidari family thanks community for participating in annual benefit

Dear Editor,The Sidari family would like to thank the continued support of the local community for making the Fourth Annual Dr. Jen’s Hope Memor...

August 19th, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Another fruitful festival has come and gone

My Corner, Your Corner: Another fruitful festival has come and gone

After four days, 51 weeks of planning come to an end Sunday.I stopped by the Pittston Tomato Festival grounds on Wednesday evening out of curiosity. T...

August 19th, 2016 |