Mia Bella candles, manufactured in Wilkes-Barre, offer fragrances all over the world

Mia Bella candles, manufactured in Wilkes-Barre, offer fragrances all over the world

WILKES-BARRE — Ask Bob Scocozzo to name the capital of Slovakia and he nails it with Bratislava.Scocozzo credits a Greek restaurateur in Saudi A...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Plymouth Township to leave distressed status after 12 years

Plymouth Township to leave distressed status after 12 years

PLYMOUTH TWP. — Plymouth Township is set to exit distressed status Tuesday with a stroke of the pen by Department of Community and Economic Deve...

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  


New hotel proposed for Wilkes-Barre Twp., height variance sought

New hotel proposed for Wilkes-Barre Twp., height variance sought

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — A new four-story Hilton Suites hotel is proposed for the growing hospitality, restaurant and retail hub around the Mohegan S...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Duryea flood protection project making progress, expected to be completed in June

Duryea flood protection project making progress, expected to be completed in June

DURYEA — Members of the Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) provided an update on the Duryea Flood Control project, which ...

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  


Man charged after allegedly driving stolen vehicle

Man charged after allegedly driving stolen vehicle

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police have charged a Stroudsburg man after he was allegedly found driving a stolen vehicle.Police said that at 2:14 a.m. Su...

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  


Man involved in limousine shooting in February headed to higher court

Man involved in limousine shooting in February headed to higher court

KINGSTON — A man allegedly involved in a shooting while wearing a state Department of Corrections ankle monitor in February is heading to county...

May 2nd, 2016 updated: May 2nd, 2016. |  


Joan Roskos named to Jackson Township Planning Commission

JACKSON TWP. — Supervisors appointed new planning commission members and announced an update to the township’s Property Maintenance Code O...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Pennsylvania Turnpike, PennDOT announce 70 mph speed limit expansion

Pennsylvania Turnpike, PennDOT announce 70 mph speed limit expansion

HARRISBURG — The Pennsylvania Turnpike Commission and the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation today announced additional stretches of the ...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Ties reported stolen from Kohl’s

Ties reported stolen from Kohl’s

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are investigating an alleged retail theft that happened at Kohl’s.At 2:53 p.m. on Friday, store security report...

May 2nd, 2016 |  


Polo merchandise reported stolen from Macy’s

Polo merchandise reported stolen from Macy’s

WILKES-BARRE — Police are investigating a theft of Polo merchandise from Macy’s in the Wyoming Valley Mall.At 4:46 p.m. on Thursday, store...

May 2nd, 2016 |