To the editor: Saturday’s editorial by managing editor Tim Zyla: “Shamokin is at a crossroads — and there isn’t an easy solution” was direct and rightfully so.

In New York City, the Republican nominee for mayor, who has about the same chance of winning the mayor’s seat on Tuesday as I do, is Curtis Sliwa. Long story short, my neighbor’s growing up were a relation. Curtis founded the Guardian Angels, whose identity was made famous by their red berets and jackets riding the city’s subways in those Dante’s Inferno off-hours, back in the stagflation days of Jimmy Carter in the late 70s.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.