Murder/suicide under investigation in Mountain Top

Murder/suicide under investigation in Mountain Top

FAIRVIEW TWP. — Two people were found dead in a Fairview Township residence as a result of a murder/suicide on Saturday morning, according to Po...

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


Culture, community mesh during International Fest at Mountain Top church

Culture, community mesh during International Fest at Mountain Top church

WRIGHT TWP. — The sixth annual International Fest at St. Jude Church brought area residents out this weekend to experience a little world cultur...

June 4th, 2017 |  


Thirsty Thursday helps young adults facilitate friendships, spirituality

Thirsty Thursday helps young adults facilitate friendships, spirituality

WILKES-BARRE — Thanks to a group of young adults from around the Diocese of Scranton, the Thirsty Thursday concept has picked up a new twist.Fou...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Crestwood OKs borrowing $4.5 million for renovations, moves commencement

Crestwood OKs borrowing $4.5 million for renovations, moves commencement

WRIGHT TWP. — The Crestwood School Board made quick work Thursday of approving a $4.5 million bond issue to be used for improving and renovating...

April 20th, 2017 |  


Crestwood board intends to borrow $4.5M to renovate elementary schools

Crestwood board intends to borrow $4.5M to renovate elementary schools

WRIGHT TWP. — The Crestwood School Board announced an intent Thursday night to issue $4.5 million in bonds to finance capital improvements and p...

March 16th, 2017 |  


Martini connoisseurs learn chocolate pairing at Ice House in Mountain Top

Martini connoisseurs learn chocolate pairing at Ice House in Mountain Top

RICE TWP. — With Valentine’s Day fast approaching, Ice House Pub in Mountain Top sponsored a Valentine’s Martini and Chocolate event...

February 12th, 2017 |  


St. Jude School in Mountain Top hosts intergenerational volleyball game

St. Jude School in Mountain Top hosts intergenerational volleyball game

MOUNTAIN TOP — Just before the eighth grade faced off against the faculty at St. Jude Elementary School, 14-year-old Emily “Tall TalesR...

February 12th, 2017 updated: July 18th, 2017. |  


Developer, hydrologist testify on proposed Dorrance Township development

Developer, hydrologist testify on proposed Dorrance Township development

DORRANCE TWP. — Developer Robert Tamburro testified on Thursday that he was planning a “first-class housing development” that would ...

February 2nd, 2017 |  


Electric atmosphere: Hazleton businessman shares story of inauguration trip

Electric atmosphere: Hazleton businessman shares story of inauguration trip

WASHINGTON, D.C. — To say that area business owner George Hayden got a charge out of the electric atmosphere in our nation’s capital on Fr...

January 21st, 2017 updated: January 21st, 2017. |  


Crestwood ready to move ahead with auditorium, fieldhouse construction

Crestwood ready to move ahead with auditorium, fieldhouse construction

WRIGHT TWP. — Following a vote on Thursday night to retain Quad 3 Engineers of Wilkes-Barre as the architect, the Crestwood School Board is pois...

January 20th, 2017 |