A rainy last day of winter

By Aimee Dilger

March 19, 2014

Mary Conrad helps Wilkes-Barre Area students cross the street on their way home from Meyers High School and Kistler Elementary School, rain or shine. Wednesday was the last day of a cold winter many will remember for its temperature swings. Spring, which begins with the vernal equinox, ushers in today at 12:57 p.m., according to The Old Farmer’s Almanac. For the forecast, see page 10A.