Saidman announces run for Luzerne County Council

Saidman announces run for Luzerne County Council

Sheila Saidman, a Democrat from Kingston, is running for a seat on the Luzerne County Council.Saidman, 67, is a longtime county resident, grew up in N...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Plymouth Township cyclist takes on 1,200-mile trek to honor late stepson

Plymouth Township cyclist takes on 1,200-mile trek to honor late stepson

WILKES-BARRE — A local cyclist began peddling the perimeter of Pennsylvania last week in a virtual trek expected to wrap up during a fundraiser ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Daddy-daughter event at Pittston Library teaches fathers about girls’ hairdos

Daddy-daughter event at Pittston Library teaches fathers about girls’ hairdos

PITTSTON - Face it. Girls are all about their hair. From picture days to their first dance, young ladies put much time and effort into deciding, ̶...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Misericordia to arm some campus security personnel

Misericordia to arm some campus security personnel

DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University will join the ranks of local institutions of higher learning where at least some campus security guards ar...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Police: Truck fled the scene after striking a pedestrian in Wilkes-Barre

Police: Truck fled the scene after striking a pedestrian in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A pedestrian was injured after being struck by a vehicle, which police allege then fled the scene.Police responded to a report of...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

It’s going to continue to feel like spring in the Wyoming Valley, as sunny skies and warmer temperatures are expected to stick around this week....

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Toughening penalties if pets are harmed during crimes

Toughening penalties if pets are harmed during crimes

FLORIDA, N.Y. (AP) — When Denise Krohn came home to find her goldendoodle Kirby bleeding on the kitchen floor, she at first thought it was a ter...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Hikes, games, planting featured at JCC Camp’s New Year of the Trees event

Hikes, games, planting featured at JCC Camp’s New Year of the Trees event

DALLAS — More than 30 guests attended the New Year of the Trees event at the Jewish Community Center Day Camp as they hiked, played games and pl...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Lottery Numbers for Sunday, Feb. 19

Lottery Numbers for Sunday, Feb. 19

Midday DrawingPick 2: 3-1Pick 3: 7-0-1Pick 4: 0-3-1-2Pick 5: 9-2-5-7-2Wild: 8Treasure Hunt: 16-21-22-26-28Evening DrawingPick 2: 1-4Pick 3: 0-4-4Pick ...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Ukrainian Catholic Church prepares for fast with feast

Ukrainian Catholic Church prepares for fast with feast

NANTICOKE — For members of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, Lent is a holy time of fasting that requires preparation. And for members of Transfigu...

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