Pets, animal refuge focus of fall festival at Forty Fort garden center

Pets, animal refuge focus of fall festival at Forty Fort garden center

FORTY FORT — Call it a case of puppy love … although love for animals in general might better sum up the theme of the third annual Weekend...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Parents remember murdered children at vigil on National Day of Remembrance

Parents remember murdered children at vigil on National Day of Remembrance

PLAINS TWP. — Jim Kline remembered in detail the days before his daughter, Melissa, was murdered in February 2005.“On Friday she came to t...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Misericordia to host panel discussion on opioid abuse Tuesday

Misericordia to host panel discussion on opioid abuse Tuesday

DALLAS — A panel discussion on opioid abuse will be held Tuesday evening at Misericordia University, where an individual from the recovery commu...

September 26th, 2016 |  


Proud owners show their classic cars at Dallas High School

Proud owners show their classic cars at Dallas High School

DALLAS — For Tony Casagrande, the parking lot of Dallas High School provided a perfect venue Sunday to place his prized 1953 Chevrolet on public...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Lottery Numbers for Sunday, Sept. 25

Lottery Numbers for Sunday, Sept. 25

Midday DrawingPick 2: 9-9Pick 3: 3-8-8Pick 4: 7-4-7-4Pick 5: 7-9-1-3-8Wild: 9Treasure Hunt: 01-03-15-17-26Evening DrawingPick 2: 0-8Pick 3: 0-7-6Pick ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Aspects of Revolutionary War come alive at encampment at Hillside Farms

Aspects of Revolutionary War come alive at encampment at Hillside Farms

KINGSTON TWP. — In the American Revolutionary War, a combat regiment had only ONE surgeon to treat the ailing and wounded.Actually, this man ser...

September 25th, 2016 |  


Arnold Palmer, ‘King’ of the PGA tour, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer, ‘King’ of the PGA tour, dies at 87

Arnold Palmer brought a country club sport to the masses with a hard-charging style, charisma and a commoner’s touch. At ease with both presiden...

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


Mayor declares Helen Partilla Day for Wilkes-Barre resident’s 100th birthday

Mayor declares Helen Partilla Day for Wilkes-Barre resident’s 100th birthday

HANOVER TWP. — When asked her secret to long life, centenarian Helen Partilla had two pieces of advice: stay single and eat a lot of vegetables....

September 25th, 2016 updated: September 25th, 2016. |  


CBS: Jane Pauley replacing Charles Osgood at ‘Sunday Morning’

CBS: Jane Pauley replacing Charles Osgood at ‘Sunday Morning’

NEW YORK (AP) — Jane Pauley is becoming a morning television host again — this time at a much more relaxed pace. CBS said Sunday she will ...

September 25th, 2016 |  


In Pa. gas-drilling country, landowners receiving royalties feel cheated

In Pa. gas-drilling country, landowners receiving royalties feel cheated

WYALUSING, Pa. (AP) — Jan Brown pores over his royalty statement and wonders where all the money went.A few months ago, the nation’s secon...

September 25th, 2016 |