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Letters to the Editor

Speed rarely kills  In response to your story on the state hearing about Roosevelt Boulevard pedestrian safety — sadly, the speed-kills myth is alive and well in Pennsylvania. A real 25-state analysis was done of...

Meditation Column: An answer can lead to limitless understanding

“Answer” is the reaction or resulting information provided or acquired to a question, situation or a statement. The end result of the acquisition of knowledge. For the student of meditation, it is the end...

Movie Review: Detective Pikachu a hit

Detective Pikachu won’t catch the interest of those unfamiliar with the series, but longtime Pokémon trainers will call the movie the very best, like no movie ever was.

Letters to the Editor

Fixing the Boulevard I really hope I live long enough to see PennDOT correct the insanity that is the Boulevard traffic lights — that is Grant and the Boulevard, Welsh and the Boulevard, Red Lion...

Op-ed: Gerrymandering causes too much partisanship

By State Rep. Tom Murt “Gerrymandering is a form of political subterfuge that stifles real political debate and deprives citizens of meaningful choices.” – Maryland Gov. Larry Hogan Intemperate partisanship is one of the most serious...

Brandon Graham’s contract set Eagles up for big offseason

As the Eagles continue adding players in this offseason – last week they signed a veteran linebacker, Zach Smith, who has a very good chance to play a lot in the defense this year,...

Meditation Column: A time for questions and a time for silent observation

“Question” defined is a group of words formed together to gain information or answers. We question for many reasons; to gain knowledge, to validate a statement or situation, to seek truth and understanding. Questioning...

Op-ed: Taubenberger makes pitch before election

By Al Taubenberger We are less than two weeks away from the May 21 primary. I have greatly appreciated the support I have been receiving from voters in every neighborhood across the city for my...
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