O'Brien makes his move, takes over Third District
Bufalino, Haddock & O'Brien
It looks like there was a change of the guard in the Third District.
As written here in the past, Red O’Brien has been jockeying to take the Third over and this past week it came to fruition.
That change, however, didn’t come without resistance.
Sitting Chair Tony Paglianite was looking to keep his post, but he lost his bid to former Avoca Mayor Jimmy Haddock. Haddock received 32 votes while Paglianite received 12. Read More ...
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State Rep race gets some headlines
Mullen, Goldsworthy & Mundy
EDITORS NOTE: The race for Phyllis Mundy’s seat has been fairly quite. Our own West Pittston Mayor will be challenging her come the fall. A Libertarian candidate, Tim Mullen, has also thrown his hat in the ring. Former Kingston Mayoral candidate, John Cordora is supporting Mullen. Below is fellow blogger Gort’s summation:
Cordora backs Mullen
Most endorsements are good for a press release then forgotten the next day. This one isn't even worth a release but I got one from Tim Mullen anyway. I know the Libertarian candidate in the 120th State House district has a big hill to climb to even get on the November ballot and welcomes support from anyone but this one should have been quietly accepted then ignored. Read More ...
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Harry helps out in Garden Village
Harry Blaskiewicz maintains triangle in WP
Did you ever wonder why the triangle at the corner of Delaware and Wyoming Ave in West Pittston always looks so pristine?
Well, wonder no longer.
Armed with a lawn mower, hedge trimmers, paint brushes, etc… you’ll find Harry Blaskiewicz maintaining this small parcel that sits just across from where Grablick’s once stood, like it was his own. Read More ...
Joe Valenti - 2 opinions posted