Leadership Wilkes-Barre Class of 2017

Well, unfortunately, our prison tour was postponed.  However, everyone who signed up to participate is eagerly awaiting a new date and time for the tour.   Meanwhile, our class had our closing retreat on May 4th at The Quality Inn, next to TGI Fridays.  We reviewed what we learned and I believe we all attained […]

These Rules Will Assure a Transparent and Fair Election on November 8, 2016

Pennsylvania’s elections are governed by the Pennsylvania Election Code (“Code”). That Code provides important rules to assure a free, fair, and transparent election. For instance: 1. There can be no campaign activity, or “electioneering”, in the polling place itself. (25 P.S. § 3060(c)); 2. All persons — except designated election officers, clerks and watchers — […]

Leadership Wilkes-Barre Class of 2017

Just a follow-up to our opening retreat held on September 22nd and 23rd. It was very informative, challenging and fun! The accommodations at the Fairfield Inn were wonderful. We had a very interesting class participation exercise with W-B City Councilman Tony Brooks. He took us through a detailed time line of the history of Wilkes-Barre […]