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Joe Soprano

Position: Assistant Editor/Local News
E-Mail Address: jsoprano@civitasmedia.com
Phone Number: (570) 991-6393
Joe Soprano on Twitter: @jsoprano

About Joe Soprano

Joe Soprano is The Times Leader's Assistant City Editor. He has worked at the paper in various positions since 1989. Through his career at The Times Leader his work has appeared in sports, news and features sections. He currently writes Cycling Scene blog and column throughout the summer months. Joe is a 1988 graduate of the Penn State University, where he worked with the football program for four seasons, and a 1984 graduate of Bishop Hoban High School.​

Latest Stories by Joe Soprano

“'The X-Files.'”
Katie Orlando
West Pittston
“'The Sopranos.'”
Mike Amato
West Wyoming
“'Flipper.'”
Sue Williams
West Wyoming
“'Cheers.'”
Carmella Fereck
Pittston
“'Cheers.'”
Joe Scanlon
Pittston
“'All in the Family.'”
Jonathan Kashatus
Pittston
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“What is your favorite television show of all time?”

“'The X-Files.'” Katie Orlando West Pittston “'The Sopranos.'” Mike Amato West Wyoming “'Flipper.'” Sue Williams West Wyoming “'Cheers.'” Carmella Fereck Pittston “'Cheers.'” Joe Scanlon Pittston “'All in the Family.'” Jonathan Kashatus Pittston Photos and ans

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, March 19
The Man in Black, March 20
I Prevail, March 26
Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Texas Tenors, April 10
Paul Thorn, April 17
Josh Turner, April 24
The Hit Men, April 25
Doo Wop Spectacular, May 2
Brit Floyd, May 15

Concerts

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100 George Thorogood & the Destroyers, March 19 The Man in Black, March 20 I Prevail, March 26 Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Texas Tenors, April 10 Paul Thorn, April 17 Josh Turner, April 24 The Hit Men, April 25 Doo Wop Spectacular, May 2 Brit Floyd, May 15

THIS WEEK: March 20 to 26, 2015
The Man in Black, a show paying tribute to the music of Johnny Cash with singer Shawn Barker. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. March 20. $27. 570-826-1100.
Gershwin Jazz Festival, performances by high school and collegiate jazz ensembles. Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywo

Concerts

THIS WEEK: March 20 to 26, 2015 The Man in Black, a show paying tribute to the music of Johnny Cash with singer Shawn Barker. F.M. Kirby Center, Public Square, Wilkes-Barre. 7:30 p.m. March 20. $27. 570-826-1100. Gershwin Jazz Festival, performances by high school and collegiate jazz ensembles. Sette LaVerghetta Center for Performing Arts, Marywo

Triathlon Tales Progress slowed by illness

After a couple of months of working out, I thought I was right on schedule in my quest to complete the Wilkes-Barre Triathlon. I was up to running 5 kilometers every other day, down 16 pounds and feeling pretty good about myself. Heck, I even found out that I had a couple of extra weeks to prepare because the race has been pushed back from its tr

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE
F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100
Celtic Woman, March 14
George Thorogood & the Destroyers, March. 19
The Man in Black, March 20
I Prevail, March 26
Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Texas Tenors, April 10
Paul Thorn, April 17
Josh Turner, April 24
The Hit Men, April 25
Doo Wop Spectacular,

Concerts

CONCERTS AT A GLANCE F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre (570) 826-1100 Celtic Woman, March 14 George Thorogood & the Destroyers, March. 19 The Man in Black, March 20 I Prevail, March 26 Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic: The Texas Tenors, April 10 Paul Thorn, April 17 Josh Turner, April 24 The Hit Men, April 25 Doo Wop Spectacular,

THIS WEEK: March 6 to 12, 2015
Bach, Mozart and Barber, a Masterworks concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic including Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Vaughan Williams' “Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis,” Barber's Adagio for Strings and Mozart's Symphony No. 29. Wyoming Seminary's Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 2

Concerts

THIS WEEK: March 6 to 12, 2015 Bach, Mozart and Barber, a Masterworks concert by the Northeastern Pennsylvania Philharmonic including Bach's Brandenburg Concerto No. 3, Vaughan Williams' “Fantasia on a Theme by Thomas Tallis,” Barber's Adagio for Strings and Mozart's Symphony No. 29. Wyoming Seminary's Kirby Center for Creative Arts, 2





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