River Street Jazz Cafe event to benefit young man stricken with cancer

River Street Jazz Cafe event to benefit young man stricken with cancer

Brenda Hage believes that everything happens for a reason.That belief was tested on July 5 when her son Mike was rushed to the hospital after having a...

July 25th, 2016 |  


Bike ride honors DUI/hit-run victim, funds YMCA, drug-and-alcohol program

Bike ride honors DUI/hit-run victim, funds YMCA, drug-and-alcohol program

KINGSTON TWP. — Around 50 bicycle enthusiasts joined together Sunday to honor a woman killed by a drunk driver and help fund a program to help t...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Local police officials: Engaging community important for public trust

Local police officials: Engaging community important for public trust

As tensions continue nationally in the aftermath of several high-profile deadly encounters involving police over the last several weeks, including the...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police: Two arrested following domestic dispute at Sherman Hills

Police: Two arrested following domestic dispute at Sherman Hills

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre couple were both charged with assault following an incident at Sherman Hills on Saturday.Police said they responde...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |  


Lottery Numbers for Sunday, July 24

Lottery Numbers for Sunday, July 24

Midday DrawingPick 2: 8-9Pick 3: 6-5-4Pick 4: 6-8-4-8Pick 5: 6-1-9-8-0Treasure Hunt: 05-17-19-20-25Evening DrawingPick 2: 4-5Pick 3: 7-2-5 Pick 4: 6-3...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police K-9 unit fundraiser a popular event Sunday in Wilkes-Barre

Police K-9 unit fundraiser a popular event Sunday in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A barbecued chicken dinner to raise money to purchase K-9 officers for the police department on Sunday ran out of chicken a bit e...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Beyond the Byline: A van, a dog and a cellphone game were my newest challenges

Beyond the Byline: A van, a dog and a cellphone game were my newest challenges

Last week found me driving to the Philadelphia International Airport after midnight to pick up my daughter, Caitlyn, after a trip to California.I wasn...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Police: Suspect apprehended after attempting to elude police

Police: Suspect apprehended after attempting to elude police

WILKES-BARRE — A Wilkes-Barre woman was apprehended after she attempted to flee from police on Friday.Police said at about 10 a.m. they observed...

July 24th, 2016 |  


Area residents meet and ride formerly wild mustang in Harding

Area residents meet and ride formerly wild mustang in Harding

EXETER TWP. — The last time 84-year-old Adella Yevich of West Wyoming rode a horse was over 60 years ago with friends through trails “some...

July 24th, 2016 |  


On eve of convention, Democratic chair announces resignation

On eve of convention, Democratic chair announces resignation

PHILADELPHIA — Debbie Wasserman Schultz is resigning under pressure as Democratic Party chairwoman, a stunning leadership shakeup as party offic...

July 24th, 2016 updated: July 24th, 2016. |