Letters to the Editor

GOP should resign if it won’t fix issue it created

To the editor:The Republican-controlled Corbett administration cut corporate income taxes annually and also eliminated the corporate franchise tax; but increased support to public schools by $1.43 billion over four years.As we learned previously from the Reagan and George W. Bush ...

May was motorcycle awareness, safety month

To the editor:May was motorcycle awareness and safety month and many motorcyclists and organizations put forth effort to make the public aware of it.Many people, when they hear of or think of ABATE of Pa., they think of us as "the helmet law people." While we did put a lot of effort into ...

Open Line

Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact. Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments ...

Only fair tax is graduated personal income tax

To the editor:"The only good tax is no tax" just isn't realistic. If the people want good roads, good schools, safe streets and other shared services, then taxes are a necessary "evil"; but they should be fair for all taxpayers.Unfortunately, Pennsylvania's flat-rate personal income and sales ...

Burnham pool depends upon its patrons

To the editor:I would just like to remind the public that the Burnham swimming pool is now open for the summer. The hours are noon to 5 p.m. seven days a week.There were a few people that worked hard to keep this beautiful pool open so the public could have a safe and fun place to spend their ...

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Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact. Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments ...

Open Line

Editor's note: Comments published in the Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified when possible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

Obama has become a bathroom bully

To the editor:It has been reported recently that Obama has instructed all the public schools in the nation to allow students who identify with the opposite gender of which they were born, to be allowed to use any restroom they desire. He has threatened to not provide federal money to any school ...

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Editor's note: Comments published inthe Open Line reflect the views of the caller, and not The Sentinel. Comments are verified whenpossible, but should be taken as opinion, rather than statements of fact.Comments should be brief and to the point. Longer comments will be shortened. Comments in ...

Transgender bathroom issue is Obama’s creation

To the editor:Assume Obama's transgender issue for public school restrooms and shower room facilities is legitimate. The rest room issue: Men's and women's restrooms have private stalls with locks. That puts restroom privacy to rest. Next the shower room issue: If schools adopt a "no showers at ...