Capitol Roundup: Barletta pushes infrastructure investment

Capitol Roundup: Barletta pushes infrastructure investment

WILKES-BARRE — U.S. Rep. Lou Barletta this week repeated his calls for a long-term transportation infrastructure bill, arguing that private indu...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


Consumer Watchdog: Keep a watchful eye for tax scams, even as season ends

Consumer Watchdog: Keep a watchful eye for tax scams, even as season ends

Tax season may be coming to a close, but you should still be wary of predators lurking at this time of year.The IRS recently said it would begin using...

April 8th, 2017 updated: April 8th, 2017. |  


Beyond the Byline: Flipping cards and rocks for bases

Beyond the Byline: Flipping cards and rocks for bases

WILKES-BARRE — There’s been a lot going on in recent days — a record-breaking snowfall, the NCAA Final Four and the last go-round of...

April 8th, 2017 |  


Department of Aging hosts regional Alzheimer’s Disease forum

Department of Aging hosts regional Alzheimer’s Disease forum

WILKES-BARRE — Pennsylvania Department of Aging Secretary Teresa Osborne has been leading roundtable discussions around the state on Alzheimer&#...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Consumer Watchdog: Cyber criminals target your gaming consoles, too

Consumer Watchdog: Cyber criminals target your gaming consoles, too

Cyber crime and “hacking” aren’t just for computers and phones.You or your children’s video game consoles could be at risk, to...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Beyond the Byline: A story of a boy and a dog

Beyond the Byline: A story of a boy and a dog

WILKES-BARRE — After the snowstorm of the century, it was good to stumble across a story about a boy and a dog.And we all must be tired of the d...

April 1st, 2017 |  


Capitol Roundup: Impact of Meals on Wheels in Pennsylvania highlighted

Capitol Roundup: Impact of Meals on Wheels in Pennsylvania highlighted

WILKES-BARRE — The Pennsylvania Department of Aging this week provided information on the Meals on Wheels programs during a meeting of the House...

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


Consumer Watchdog: Protect your social media accounts from cyber hackers

Consumer Watchdog: Protect your social media accounts from cyber hackers

Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, Snapchat.Google+, LinkedIn, Reddit, Pinterest, YouTube.Et cetera, et cetera.There are so many websites in which people f...

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


Beyond the Byline: Remembering the days of our lives

Beyond the Byline: Remembering the days of our lives

WILKES-BARRE — I recall the day I got up early and had a little breakfast with my mom. It was summer and school was out. Dad was at work.After b...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Capitol Roundup: Wolf says Trump budget will harm Pennsylvania communities

Capitol Roundup: Wolf says Trump budget will harm Pennsylvania communities

WILKES-BARRE — Gov. Tom Wolf this week reacted strongly to President Donald Trump’s proposed budget, saying it will harm communities acros...

March 18th, 2017 |