Lottery Summary for the week of Aug. 21

Lottery Summary for the week of Aug. 21

Pick Two, middaySunday: 5-5Monday: 3-2Tuesday: 5-3Wednesday: 2-2Thursday: 0-5Friday: 2-9Saturday:3-7Pick Three, middaySunday: 1-6-8Monday: 8-7-6Tuesda...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Garlic aficionados enjoy a weekend of music and garlic at area festival

Garlic aficionados enjoy a weekend of music and garlic at area festival

DRUMS — The smell of garlic was in the air on Saturday, making hundreds of area residents crave the … um … fragrant vegetable in a m...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Hazleton Wine and Craft Beer Festival a big hit

Hazleton Wine and Craft Beer Festival a big hit

HAZLE TWP. — Some say that if the joys of summer could be packed into a bottle, it would taste like dandelion wine.If that’s true, Robert ...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 28th, 2016. |  


Potato pancakes big draw at Saint John the Baptist food festival

Potato pancakes big draw at Saint John the Baptist food festival

EDWARDSVILLE — George Harmanos has a deep-seeded love for potato pancakes.So much so that the Bethlehem native drove 75 miles just so he could h...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

Police: Woman arrested after removing suspect items from bra

WILKES-BARRE — Police arrested a woman at about 7:40 a.m. on Saturday on Walnut Street while executing a warrant from Luzerne County.Police said...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Reading, writing and road rules: AAA Mid-Atlantic’s back to school safety tips

Reading, writing and road rules: AAA Mid-Atlantic’s back to school safety tips

WILKES-BARRE — In the next week or so, tens of thousands students will head back to school in the Wilkes-Barre area.AAA Mid-Atlantic and the Mid...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Return of college students a boon for downtown businesses

Return of college students a boon for downtown businesses

WILKES-BARRE — Students at both of the city’s downtown colleges return to classes on Monday, prompting businesses in the area to gear up f...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


Luzerne County tax-auction deserters a concern

Luzerne County tax-auction deserters a concern

A woman bid $6,000 at Luzerne County’s free-and-clear tax auction last week, thinking she had landed a Wilkes-Barre residential structure at a b...

August 27th, 2016 updated: August 27th, 2016. |  


LCCC goes tobacco free for the start of fall 2016 semester

NANTICOKE — Students at Luzerne County Community College will have to leave their tobacco products at home when classes begin Monday.According t...

August 27th, 2016 |  


Owner: Aliquippa potbellied pig found after 6 weeks in ‘pretty good’ condition

Owner: Aliquippa potbellied pig found after 6 weeks in ‘pretty good’ condition

ALIQUIPPA, Pa. — The owner of a potbellied pig that serves as a therapy animal says the pig is in “pretty good” condition after bein...

August 27th, 2016 |