Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 7 – 12: one establishment failed to follow boil water advisory

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 7 – 12: one establishment failed to follow boil water advisory

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

April 16th, 2017 |  


Luzerne restaurant inspections April 3 – 7: buildup of mold, grime, dirt

Luzerne restaurant inspections April 3 – 7: buildup of mold, grime, dirt

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

April 15th, 2017 |  


Wyoming man Kevin Schiel creates tabletop game, receives consortium award

Wyoming man Kevin Schiel creates tabletop game, receives consortium award

WILKES-BARRE — Kevin Schiel’s tabletop card game was created at the intersection of intellect and interest.The 28-year-old Wyoming man fas...

April 15th, 2017 |  


Pints, Pinot and Performing Arts to benefit Kirby Center’s youth program

Pints, Pinot and Performing Arts to benefit Kirby Center’s youth program

WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center is one of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s most reliable and consistent sources of live entertainment, boo...

April 14th, 2017 updated: April 15th, 2017. |  


Freddy Cannon to headline rock and doo wop showcase at F.M. Kirby Center

Freddy Cannon to headline rock and doo wop showcase at F.M. Kirby Center

When rock ‘n’ roll was young, Joe Nardone & The All Stars backed up Freddy “Boom Boom” Cannon at Sans Souci Park in Hanove...

April 14th, 2017 updated: April 15th, 2017. |  


Country artist Dylan Scott to perform during Guitars & Stars at Kirby Center

Country artist Dylan Scott to perform during Guitars & Stars at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — With his latest single climbing the country radio charts and his band headlining club and theater venues, Dylan Scott is poised t...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Irem Shrine Circus to visit Wilkes-Barre for 11 performances April 17-22

Irem Shrine Circus to visit Wilkes-Barre for 11 performances April 17-22

WILKES-BARRE — Circus chairman Joe Herbert likes aerialists, quick-change artists and animal acts, but admits he often doesn’t get to watc...

April 13th, 2017 |  


Life Deconstructed: One, two, three, all eyes on me: Unfiltered and proud

Life Deconstructed: One, two, three, all eyes on me: Unfiltered and proud

In the movie, Beaches, there’s a quote from C.C. Bloom to Hillary: “But enough about me, let’s talk about you … what do YOU th...

April 12th, 2017 |  


Seniors at Kingston Active Adult Center enjoy fun, exercise of line dancing

Seniors at Kingston Active Adult Center enjoy fun, exercise of line dancing

KINGSTON — The line dancers stepped side to side and pivoted as The Bellamy Brothers’ gentle voices filled their studio. “DancinR...

April 12th, 2017 updated: April 13th, 2017. |  


Guitarist J. Geils, who sang ‘Centerfold,’ dies at age 71

Guitarist J. Geils, who sang ‘Centerfold,’ dies at age 71

GROTON, Mass. (AP) — Musician J. Geils, founder of The J. Geils Band known for such peppy early ’80s pop hits as “Love Stinks,”...

April 12th, 2017 updated: April 12th, 2017. |