Harveys Lake Zoning Hearing Board will hear a proposal for an anchored floating restaurant June 6

Harveys Lake Zoning Hearing Board will hear a proposal for an anchored floating restaurant June 6

HARVEYS LAKE — If Edye Schneider has her wish, people will soon be enjoying fine dining at her restaurant on Harveys Lake.That’s right, Sc...

May 29th, 2017 updated: May 29th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Seeing Metallica live was a reflective, fun experience

Beyond the Byline: Seeing Metallica live was a reflective, fun experience

It has been almost 15 years since I discovered Metallica.As a disgruntled, stubborn teenager, I related to the band’s “St. Anger” al...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Flag holders continue to disappear from veterans’ graves in Luzerne County

Flag holders continue to disappear from veterans’ graves in Luzerne County

Disappearing cemetery veteran flag holders remain a problem in Luzerne County, officials said.The county switched from bronze to aluminum holders appr...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Monsignor Jack Bendik celebrates 50 years in the priesthood

Monsignor Jack Bendik celebrates 50 years in the priesthood

It’s not every day that someone gets to celebrate a golden jubilee, and that’s why this Sunday was such a special occasion for Monsignor J...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Historic Nathan Denison House in Forty Fort opens for summer tours

Historic Nathan Denison House in Forty Fort opens for summer tours

FORTY FORT — The Nathan Denison House provides an example of the rich history of Northeast Pennsylvania. And starting this Sunday, the historic ...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Parading in remembrance: A patriotic tradition returns to White Haven

Parading in remembrance: A patriotic tradition returns to White Haven

WHITE HAVEN — For the first time in at least two decades, a Memorial Day parade made its way through the streets of White Haven on Sunday to hon...

May 28th, 2017 updated: May 28th, 2017. |  


Car show aimed at helping Exeter residents celebrate Memorial Day

Car show aimed at helping Exeter residents celebrate Memorial Day

EXETER — Car shows have long been an American summertime tradition, and the owners of one restaurant in Exeter are trying to make a car show on ...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

WILKES-BARRE — The Marines who raised the American flag on Iwo Jima during World War II are here, immortalized in their historic moment from 194...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

Beyond the Byline: Judy Wienckoski always has graduates’ backs

WILKES-BARRE — It’s that time of year — graduation time.Colleges and universities are holding their commencements and for the most p...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

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

May 28th, 2017 |