Divinity Roxx coming to the River Street Jazz Cafe March 11

Divinity Roxx coming to the River Street Jazz Cafe March 11

PLAINS TWP. — Divinity Roxx, who served as bassist and assistant musical director for Beyonce, will be playing at the River Street Jazz Cafe on ...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 13-17: Dead roaches and over 150 rodent droppings

Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 13-17: Dead roaches and over 150 rodent droppings

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Kid Scoop: Mardi Gras fun

Kid Scoop: Mardi Gras fun

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February 25th, 2017 |  


Mele’s Musings: Shame on the body-shamers

Mele’s Musings: Shame on the body-shamers

Like millions of other Americans, I watched the Super Bowl halftime show earlier this month.I tuned in specifically to watch Lady Gaga, who I had seen...

February 25th, 2017 updated: February 25th, 2017. |  


Tennessee Williams scholar led talkbalk for Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre

Tennessee Williams scholar led talkbalk for Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — As they mingled in the lobby during intermission, theater-goers Nancy Olson, of Kingston, and Joann Wynn, of Ashley, marveled at ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Events Listings: Feb. 10 to 16, 2017

Events Listings: Feb. 10 to 16, 2017

THIS WEEK: Feb. 24 to March 2, 2017Winter Fest Film Festival, 14 days of foreign, independent and art films. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkha...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Scranton Fringe Festival returns to Electric City Sept. 27 through Oct. 1

Scranton Fringe Festival returns to Electric City Sept. 27 through Oct. 1

SCRANTON — The Scranton Fringe Festival has announced its return to multiple venues throughout the Electric City for 2017.Dedicated to presentin...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Trance-fusion festival Camp Bisco to return to Pavilion at Montage Mountain

Trance-fusion festival Camp Bisco to return to Pavilion at Montage Mountain

SCRANTON — Electronic and trance-fusion music festival Camp Bisco is returning to Northeastern Pennsylvania for the third year in a row.Festival...

February 23rd, 2017 updated: February 24th, 2017. |  


Oscars look to ‘La La Land,’ host Kimmel for ratings boost

Oscars look to ‘La La Land,’ host Kimmel for ratings boost

LOS ANGELES (AP) — If the Oscars had doubled down on nominating films with actors named Ryan, the ceremony’s chances for a ratings bounce ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock displays valentines from old Noxen School

Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock displays valentines from old Noxen School

TUNKHANNOCK — When she was looking through an old family desk last autumn, Sharyn Davis was surprised and delighted to find a pile of vintage va...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 23rd, 2017. |