JCC to show documentary featuring Jewish-American airman from Wilkes-Barre

JCC to show documentary featuring Jewish-American airman from Wilkes-Barre

Lew Lenart’s life story is the stuff movies are made of, according to a story in the Times Leader’s archives.And thanks to a member of the...

April 25th, 2017 |  


State lawmakers eye more changes to high school graduation exams

State lawmakers eye more changes to high school graduation exams

HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) — More bills are emerging in the Pennsylvania Legislature to end or loosen a requirement that students pass the Keystone Ex...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre man pleads guilty to crack cocaine trafficking

Wilkes-Barre man pleads guilty to crack cocaine trafficking

SCRANTON — A Wilkes-Barre man has pleaded guilty to a U.S. District Court judge to trafficking crack cocaine.The U.S. Attorney’s Office fo...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Police: Philly teen trying to wake friend shot him in face

Police: Philly teen trying to wake friend shot him in face

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Police say a Philadelphia teenager was accidentally shot in the face by a friend who was trying to wake him for school.Phila...

April 25th, 2017 |  


NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

NASCAR star Dale Earnhardt Jr. to retire at end of season

CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — Dale Earnhardt Jr., NASCAR’s most popular driver, announced Tuesday that he will retire at the end of the season.Th...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Police searching for Kingston man reported missing Monday

Police searching for Kingston man reported missing Monday

WILKES-BARRE — Police are searching for a man reported missing Monday.A woman reported to police at 12:31 p.m. Monday that Ramon L. Torres, 23, ...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Lawsuit filed by mother of inmate who killed guard, self in Luzerne County prison fall

Lawsuit filed by mother of inmate who killed guard, self in Luzerne County prison fall

WILKES-BARRE — The mother of an inmate who killed himself and a prison guard in a 59-foot fall down a Luzerne County prison elevator shaft in Ju...

April 25th, 2017 updated: April 25th, 2017. |  


Rain expected in Wyoming Valley as week rolls along

Rain expected in Wyoming Valley as week rolls along

Keep the rain gear nearby, because rain is in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley as the week rolls along.The National Weather Service indicated it wa...

April 25th, 2017 |  


Lottery numbers for Monday, April 24

Lottery numbers for Monday, April 24

Midday Drawing Pick 2: 3-8Pick 3: 0-5-7Pick 4: 5-3-7-2Pick 5: 8-0-8-7-2Wild: 8Treasure Hunt: 04-07-09-10-27Evening DrawingPick 2: 1-6Pick 3: 2-7-1Pick...

April 24th, 2017 |  


Police pick up adorable pair of trespassing pygmy goats

Police pick up adorable pair of trespassing pygmy goats

BELFAST, Maine — Police in Maine have picked up some adorable intruders after two miniature goats escaped from their home and wandered the stree...

April 24th, 2017 |