Hometowns: In Conyngham, quiet, historical — and don’t forget the food

Hometowns: In Conyngham, quiet, historical — and don’t forget the food

CONYNGHAM —Sensing a visitor was about to take her photo, kitchen volunteer Sue Oliver slipped a fake pig snout over her nose and grinned, provi...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Warmer weather in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Warmer weather in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Sunshine and warmer weather are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 51 degrees as of 8:54 a.m. at the...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

I guess I agree with gun control and anti-hunting advocates on one thing.And so do other hunters.According to a news release on the National Rifle Ass...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

Joggers in bras, panties, briefs raise money for sick kids

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — Some joggers weren’t joking when they said they were going out for a “brief run.”In briefs, boxers, bras a...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


‘Random Acts of Kindness’ make Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square a little brighter

‘Random Acts of Kindness’ make Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square a little brighter

WILKES-BARRE — An army of a dozen or so individuals made a difference on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre Saturday, armed with smiles, kind words, ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Craft fair, craft beer tasting in Moosic aids American Heart Association

Craft fair, craft beer tasting in Moosic aids American Heart Association

MOOSIC — Marzoni’s Brick Oven and Brewing Company in Moosic hosted a fundraiser Saturday that paired two distinctly different sorts of cra...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Lottery Summary for the week of Jan. 12

Lottery Summary for the week of Jan. 12

Pick Two, middaySunday: 0-8Monday: 9-7Tuesday: 2-2Wednesday: 5-4Thursday: 8-7Friday: 5-2Saturday: 8-2Pick Three, middaySunday: 9-5-7Monday: 9-1-2Tuesd...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Wolf could secure minimum wage hike in Pa., with big concessions

Wolf could secure minimum wage hike in Pa., with big concessions

HARRISBURG — Years of pressure by Pennsylvania Democrats could yield a state minimum wage increase this year, although it likely will require su...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Three teens reported as runaways over the weekend in Wilkes-Barre

Three teens reported as runaways over the weekend in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Three separate incidents of missing juveniles were reported in Wilkes-Barre between Friday and Saturday.Evadney McNeil, 17, of Wi...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Police: Man charged after violating PFA

Police: Man charged after violating PFA

WILKES-BARRE — A Plymouth man was charged after police say he violated a PFA.According to police, at approximately 3:30 p.m. Friday, officers re...

February 18th, 2017 |