Bystander’s ability to choose is topic of Holocaust program at JCC

Bystander’s ability to choose is topic of Holocaust program at JCC

WILKES-BARRE — If you take away anything from the Holocaust, consider the importance of the bystander and their ability to make a choice.That wa...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Nanticoke Historical Society gives citizens ‘virtual tour’

Nanticoke Historical Society gives citizens ‘virtual tour’

NANTICOKE — With the power of a projector and over 10,000 photos, a few people were able to be transported back into Nanticoke’s past, whe...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County Council to discuss sale of more tax-delinquent properties

Luzerne County Council to discuss sale of more tax-delinquent properties

The proposed sale of 31 tax-delinquent Luzerne County properties is up for discussion at Tuesday’s county council work session.Twenty-eight of t...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre Cherry Blossom Festival Pageant a multi-benefit event

Wilkes-Barre Cherry Blossom Festival Pageant a multi-benefit event

WILKES-BARRE — The inaugural Wilkes-Barre Cherry Blossom Festival Pageant wasn’t just mid-day entertainment for festival goers on Sunday &...

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


Need for some 20 layoffs in City of Hazleton a matter of debate

Need for some 20 layoffs in City of Hazleton a matter of debate

HAZLETON - Mayor Jeffrey Cusat’s announcement Thursday of his intent to lay off about 20 city employees on May 8 underscores the deepening rift ...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Pennsylvania Cannabis Festival aims to normalize counterculture

Pennsylvania Cannabis Festival aims to normalize counterculture

SCRANTON — A Sunday afternoon at Scranton’s Nay Aug Park is normally quiet, but this was no typical Sunday afternoon. For the third year, ...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Thousands attend Bloomsburg block party; car overturned

Thousands attend Bloomsburg block party; car overturned

BLOOMSBURG — An annual block party held by Bloomsburg University students lived up to its rowdy reputation once again this year with at least on...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Weather a slight deterrent to cherry blossom fun

Weather a slight deterrent to cherry blossom fun

WILKES-BARRE — Patrons might have shivered a bit, but overcast skies and blustery winds didn’t stop patrons from attending one of the city...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

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

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Luzerne County hometowns: In Exeter and West Pittston, a rebirth by the river

Luzerne County hometowns: In Exeter and West Pittston, a rebirth by the river

On the map, they fit like a doorknob in a hand, Exeter cradling West Pittston. The boroughs share a common boundary and — more significantly ...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |