Calling all Blackout Bingo players …

Calling all Blackout Bingo players …

Have you missed any of the daily numbers in our Blackout Bingo contest?If you have, you can catch up in today’s Times Leader. All of the numbers...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Artists submit abundance of works for Fine Arts Fiesta

Artists submit abundance of works for Fine Arts Fiesta

WILKES-BARRE — Artists flocked to Midtown Village Saturday to deliver their entries for Wilkes-Barre’s largest annual spring festival R...

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


Kirby Fest held to benefit Young People’s Theater Series at Kirby Center

Kirby Fest held to benefit Young People’s Theater Series at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Local artist Alana Allan had always enjoyed visiting the F.M. Kirby Center, but she especially enjoyed doing so Saturday, when gu...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Record Store Day celebrated Saturday at some local shops

Record Store Day celebrated Saturday at some local shops

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Record stores across the region, as well as across the globe, opened their doors Saturday morning for the 10th annual Record...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


Scores rally, march in Wilkes-Barre in support of environment, science

Scores rally, march in Wilkes-Barre in support of environment, science

WILKES-BARRE — Jeff Dreier wanted to spread a message about the use of plastic bags, so he showed up at the Luzerne County Courthouse on Saturda...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Volunteers spruce up Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery for Earth Day

Volunteers spruce up Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery for Earth Day

FORTY FORT — Chainsaws, rakes, and gloved hands meticulously worked to clear the grounds of debris at the Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Man tased by police Friday has history of drug arrests

Man tased by police Friday has history of drug arrests

WILKES-BARRE — A man tased by city police Friday has been tased before, records indicate.Eric G. Conahan, 26, was stunned by police Tasers twice...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 22nd, 2017. |  


Shapiro: Organized crime ring fraudulently obtained PA license plates

Shapiro: Organized crime ring fraudulently obtained PA license plates

Pennsylvania Attorney General Josh Shapiro this week announced criminal charges against a dozen people accused of taking part in a major organized cri...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


A fallen prison guard. A violent inmate. What to know as the Con-ui case goes to trial

A fallen prison guard. A violent inmate. What to know as the Con-ui case goes to trial

By Joe Dolinsky [email protected] Jessie Con-ui, a convicted killer who allegedly struck again when he beat and stabbed federal prison g...

April 22nd, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Lessons learned from Coach Mergo

Beyond the Byline: Lessons learned from Coach Mergo

WILKES-BARRE — We’ve all had people like this in our lives — people who may have scared the hell out of us one minute and made us la...

April 22nd, 2017 |