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LETTER: Immigrant drivers should be licensed, insured

07/25/2014
State Rep. Kevin Schreiber's support for driver's licenses for immigrants is definitely logical and right. 
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EDITORIALS
EDITORIAL: Lawmakers should limit free travel, not hide it

Just because something's legal doesn't mean it's right, no matter what the House Ethics Committee says. Full Story
LETTERS TO THE EDITOR
LETTER: Immigrant drivers should be licensed, insured

State Rep. Kevin Schreiber's support for driver's licenses for immigrants is definitely logical and right. Full Story
HANK MERGES
MERGES: Independence Day inspires patriotism

Terrorism is huge in the news again ... a new, more violent form of terrorism not only sweeping Iraq but vowing to bloody western Europe and America. Full Story

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LETTER: Immigrant drivers should be licensed, insured

07/25/2014 08:02 AM EDT
State Rep. Kevin Schreiber's support for driver's licenses for immigrants is definitely logical and right. 
Full Story
LETTER: Humans in need of service
07/25/2014 08:01 AM EDT - Your editorial criticizing efforts to change the name of the Department of Public Welfare to the Department of Human Services contains an important factual inaccuracy that was not your fault. Full Story

LETTER: Gubernatorial candidates should take People's Pledge
07/25/2014 08:00 AM EDT - It's only July and negative campaign ads have already begun in the Pennsylvania gubernatorial race. Since the U. Full Story

LETTER: Tell your lawmaker to support SB 76
07/25/2014 08:00 AM EDT - Senate Bill 76 (The Property Tax Elimination Act) is languishing in the Senate Finance Committee. There is not enough public support that would pressure our legislators on the committee to send it to the Senate floor for a yes or no vote. Full Story

EDITORIAL: Lawmakers should limit free travel, not hide it
07/25/2014 08:45 AM EDT - Just because something's legal doesn't mean it's right, no matter what the House Ethics Committee says. Full Story

EDITORIAL: 70 mph? Don't rush it
07/24/2014 02:48 PM EDT - York County drivers could have a lot riding on 100 miles of two interstates in northern Pennsylvania. Full Story

OP-ED: Blind ideological justice
07/24/2014 12:35 PM EDT - Retired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens captured our ideal when he wrote of the judge as "an impartial guardian of the rule of law. Full Story

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Toddler crashes Jeep, runs home to watch cartoons

MYRTLE CREEK, Ore. (AP) — Police say a toddler crashed a Jeep into an Oregon home, then ran back to his home to watch cartoons. Full Story
(Grace Natoli Sheldon — Taste of Home)
York County man gives sugar cookies some kick

As a volunteer field editor for Taste of Home magazine, Michael Vyskocil belongs to an army of home cooks nationwide. Full Story
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'Hitman: Agent 47' trailer takes aim at Comic-Con

SAN DIEGO (AP) — The first trailer for "Hitman: Agent 47" was unloaded at Comic-Con. Footage from the video game adaption starring "Homeland" co-star Rupert Friend as a genetically engineered assassin debuted Friday at the pop-culture convention. Full Story