Union blues

Union blues

It’s understandable that Scranton Federation of Teachers President Rosemary Boland is unhappy that her members still don’t have a contract with the financially beaten-down city school district. Less understandable is her apparent belief that the actions of...
Compromised immune system

Compromised immune system

Individuals with underlying health issues or compromised immune systems are particularly susceptible to the COVID-19 outbreak. The city’s long-distressed pension fund also falls under this category.
Buckle up, folks

Buckle up, folks

Scranton Mayor-elect Paige Cognetti recently thanked sitting Mayor Wayne Evans for “paving the landing strip” in preparation for arrival in office this January. Pleasantries and ceremony aside, the city’s new boss will have a full plate of issues...