Mele’s Musings: We’d have safer roads without these typical crazy drivers

Mele’s Musings: We’d have safer roads without these typical crazy drivers

There are some behaviors on the road that drive me crazy.And clearly I am not alone.I read a report recently by researchers from the Harvard School of...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Exhibit Listings: May 26 to June 1

Exhibit Listings: May 26 to June 1

THIS WEEK: May 26 to June 1ONGOING EXHIBITS“Bringing the Giant to Its Knees: the History of the Giant’s Despair Hillclimb,” explorin...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Concert Listings: May 26 to June 1

Concert Listings: May 26 to June 1

THIS WEEK: May 26 to June 17800 Fahrenheit, a tribute to Bon Jovi started in 2015 by local musicians Jay Orrell and John Young. River Street Jazz Care...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

Rocker Chris Cornell remembered as ‘voice of our generation’

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Music’s elite and celebrities remembered Chris Cornell at a somber memorial service Friday that focused on the Soundgar...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Events Listings: May 26 to June 1

Events Listings: May 26 to June 1

THIS WEEK: May 26 to June 1Dietrich Open Mic, will feature storyteller Hal Pratt as the headliner. Dietrich Theater, 60 E. Tioga St., Tunkhannock. 7 p...

May 26th, 2017 |  


It’s bazaar season in NEPA; bring on the potato pancakes, pierogies, etc.

It’s bazaar season in NEPA; bring on the potato pancakes, pierogies, etc.

Maybe your mouth is already watering for potato pancakes, or a deep-fried Oreo.Maybe you’ve been saving your dimes to toss them in a “dime...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Life Deconstructed: Saluting graduate who has become ‘cup-half-full’ man

Life Deconstructed: Saluting graduate who has become ‘cup-half-full’ man

Another one bit the proverbial scholastic dust.My oldest son graduated from college this week, marking the end of a 4-year-long festival that cost him...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Classmates from Luzerne County schools plan 70th, 75th birthday reunions

Classmates from Luzerne County schools plan 70th, 75th birthday reunions

WILKES-BARRE — Let’s say your class reunited two years ago to celebrate the 55th anniversary of high school graduation, and you don’...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Amish Cook: School year ends with softball games, plenty of good food

Amish Cook: School year ends with softball games, plenty of good food

Editor’s Note: Gloria is on vacation this week, her mother, Dorcas Raber, is filling in.Batter up!The last day of school had finally come. In ou...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Grotto Harveys Lake announces schedule of live entertainment, deck parties

Grotto Harveys Lake announces schedule of live entertainment, deck parties

Grotto Pizza is determined to show its Harveys Lake location is a desirable place to spend a summer weekend.The lakeside restaurant will launch an ent...

May 26th, 2017 |