Nothing will be accomplished for the good of this country until we have term limits.
Piping water to drought areas might help prevent or alleviate flooding from excessive rainfall or snowfall.
For more than two decades the Western Pennsylvania Council of Teachers of English has hosted this wonderful tribute to literacy.
For many immigrants, assimilation takes a long time.
Mary King’s action in refusing to administer the state tests to her ESL students is unique, courageous and pioneering.
Look at some of the safeguards that were put in place after the last reassessment so that no taxing authority would reap a windfall.
Again, great teens and some cutting-edge research.
It may be that the misuse entered common language because a “wet blanket” is said to “dampen one’s enthusiasm.”
Never have I seen or experienced a higher level of care, concern, patience and professionalism.
Her love of her South Sudan homeland expresses itself not just in nostalgia but in action to bring about constructive change.
I wish the PG would investigate why the police do not enforce the law regarding blatantly illegal exhaust systems.
The idea that the EPA requires 80 percent of emission reductions under the Clean Power Plan by 2020 is a fallacy.
The May 20 commentary on climate geoengineering described a technique for controlling the warming climate that must never be used.
Put up these cameras and put some teeth in the rule for drivers who threaten workers’ lives.
The PWSA needs to effectively identify areas where it might learn from other suppliers how to improve its operations.
The vendor would have to supply a summary to allow users to quickly and easily understand their commitments and responsibilities.
Jewish Family & Children’s Service of Pittsburgh agrees there is a role for the U.S. in helping refugees, such as the Rohingya from Burma.
The overwhelming vote in Friday’s referendum to allow same-sex marriage may be Irish Christianity’s brightest hour.
Screaming audience members made it impossible to hear those speaking at the podium.
I was privileged to have known Fran and saw him often at Penn State functions.
None will face prison time and the public humiliation which they deserve. Is this why many people take consolation in the existence of hell?
The Pennsylvania School Boards Association has the information it requested at its fingertips.
We can’t wait until children enter school to try and correct the effect that abuse has on the developing brain.
It’s a shame that Paul Buchheit is teaching economics when he seems so much better at rhetoric (“Why Not Privatize Everything?” May 17).
Despite what it says, UPMC does have an obligation to this community.
A $5 billion fine for megabanks for rigging global markets is chump change for these institutions and plain silliness on enforcement’s part.
Objectivism certainly defends individualism, but the defense is anything but mindless.
Her political philosophy is wholly incompatible with any form of anarchism.
Democracy means freedom — but as individual freedoms within a group environment.
Having a movie theater that would show first-run films would be a great addition to Downtown Pittsburgh.
Trade and manufacturing create jobs and a strong economy. Congress is considering legislation key to negotiating trade agreements.
She fell out of favor with proponents of drilling at Pittsburgh International Airport for questioning the wisdom of a decadeslong gas lease.
A relative newcomer to county council at the time, Barbara Daly Danko clearly saw the importance of my proposal to honor Mr. McCullough.
If the U.S. wants to compete in the STEM area, public schools must participate in science and engineering fairs.
The evidence is overwhelming that marijuana is a safe and effective treatment for myriad ailments.
Training leads to a better equipped workforce, professionalizes the industry and reduces turnover.
As I grew older I came to find out how much there is going on in Pittsburgh at any given time of the year.
The problem is that nobody can knock a person to the ground with integrity.
We should take time to remember the fallen heroes from all wars past who gave the ultimate sacrifice so we can live free.
I have a difficult time believing that the possibility of a route between Pittsburgh and Doha is little more than a pipe dream.
Since we did not endorse any single party doesn’t that mean we represent both sides and should be allowed to vote in the primaries?
The leader of the commission stated she has given up hope of “reining in abuses” in the 2016 presidential campaign.
The referees handle the football as much as Patriots quarterback Tom Brady.
My son and I were very impressed with your Downtown waterfront park area.
I bought some wines on sale for $4 in Florida that are $9 in Pennsylvania state stores.
Len Barcousky’s article “Eyewitness 1915: City Made a Celebration Out of Cleanup Campaign” was actually about Pittsburgh’s first “Redd Up.”
With all the problems and demands our schools face, they are still able to encourage and inspire the brightest students in our history.
Science and math are replete with beautiful proofs, beautiful experiments and beautiful theories.
Differentiation should be made between fast-food meat and organically raised grass-fed beef from humanely treated cattle.
Local control of public education could be in serious trouble if the property tax reform proposals being pushed in Harrisburg become law.