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Luzerne County Children and Youth Advisory Board seeks consultant’s removal from new director selection committee

The Luzerne County and Youth Advisory Board voted Wednesday to recommend consultant Richard Gold’s removal from a committee that will …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Luzerne County officials say prison overseer’s departure leaves void

Luzerne County officials say prison overseer’s departure leaves void

J. Allen Nesbitt’s departure as Luzerne County Correctional Services division head will leave a void, several county council members said …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Wilkes-Barre Mayor George amends proposed budget changes after public rebuke

Wilkes-Barre Mayor George amends proposed budget changes after public rebuke

WILKES-BARRE — A day after city council and residents panned Mayor Tony George’s proposed changes to the budget, he cut …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Looking for help with writing requirement? Try LCCC

Looking for help with writing requirement? Try LCCC

NANTICOKE — Alexander Kane admitted he came to college not knowing how to construct a compound sentence — a flaw …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Butler Township supervisors hear complaints about proposed municipal building

BUTLER TWP. — More than a month after the project was disclosed, the township supervisors Tuesday night were on the …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Mistrial denied in Jessica Alinsky homicide proceedings

Mistrial denied in Jessica Alinsky homicide proceedings

WILKES-BARRE — A mistrial has been shot down in the trial of accused killer Jessica Lynn Alinsky. Alinsky, 32, was …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

Luzerne County Courthouse flagpole falls down

The large flagpole on the Luzerne County Courthouse south lawn recently fell down due to dry rot at the base …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Luzerne County generates $22,050 selling unclaimed PFA weapons

Luzerne County received $22,050 by selling an extensive inventory of weapons seized in old protection-from-abuse cases, county Acting Manager C. …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Architect Rick Williams offers plan to save historic look of Irem Temple building in Wilkes-Barre

Architect Rick Williams offers plan to save historic look of Irem Temple building in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Save the minarets and the dome. Demo the stage fly system and the barrel vault. Open the remaining …

February 10th, 2016 |  

State Senate set to vote on Kane’s ouster

State Senate set to vote on Kane’s ouster

HARRISBURG — In a high-stakes vote, the state Senate will decide Wednesday whether to oust Attorney General Kathleen Kane as …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Arena board looks to scale proposed expansion down to a pub

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The Luzerne County Convention Center Authority Wednesday rejected a large-scale expansion at the Mohegan Sun Arena at …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

Court document: Prosecution’s witness in 2014 presented Alinsky crime report ‘flawed on all levels’

Court document: Prosecution’s witness in 2014 presented Alinsky crime report ‘flawed on all levels’

WILKES-BARRE — A report on Jessica Alinsky’s homicide case presented in a 2014 police workshop was “flawed on all levels,” …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

Irving Cliff Brewery, Cooperage Project, Northeast Wilderness Excursions make Honesdale more than historical site

Irving Cliff Brewery, Cooperage Project, Northeast Wilderness Excursions make Honesdale more than historical site

HONESDALE — Nestled just south of the center of Wayne County, Honesdale has all the charm of a small Pennsylvania …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

My Brother’s Place home center in Wilkes-Barre, closed since September, currently being offered for sale or lease

My Brother’s Place home center in Wilkes-Barre, closed since September, currently being offered for sale or lease

WILKES-BARRE — Thomas J. Roccograndi built a name for himself tearing down buildings. With six sons, he had a ready-made …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

A Day in the Life of Harry Calimeres: Baker at Donut Connection in Exeter

A Day in the Life of Harry Calimeres: Baker at Donut Connection in Exeter

EXETER — Baker Harry Calimeres greets me with a smile in the kitchen at Donut Connection in Exeter at 7:30 …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Scranton hosting sixth Zine Fest June 11 on Center Street between downtown coffee shops Adezzo and Northern Light

Scranton hosting sixth Zine Fest June 11 on Center Street between downtown coffee shops Adezzo and Northern Light

SCRANTON — Scranton Zine Fest is now accepting applications from vendors and performers. The event’s sixth iteration is scheduled for …

February 10th, 2016 |  

WWE Hall of Fame inductee ‘Hacksaw’ Jim Duggan coming to Scranton’s Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

WWE Hall of Fame inductee ‘Hacksaw’ Jim Duggan coming to Scranton’s Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel

SCRANTON — On Friday, March 25, WWE Hall of Famer “Hacksaw” Jim Duggan will bring his 2×4 Tour to Radisson …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Tap at Humboldt Beer Depot in Hazle Township will celebrate grand opening this weekend

Tap at Humboldt Beer Depot in Hazle Township will celebrate grand opening this weekend

HAZLE TWP. — A project four years in the making is finally celebrating a grand opening this weekend. Located on …

February 10th, 2016 updated: February 10th, 2016. |  

Northeastern Rehabilitation Associates welcomes Samuel Valenti Jr., M.D.

Northeastern Rehabilitation Associates welcomes Samuel Valenti Jr., M.D.

The physicians of Northeastern Rehabilitation Associates, PC announced that Samuel A. Valenti, Jr., M.D., has joined their practice at Rapid …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Wilkes-Barre man indicted for drug, firearm offenses

Wilkes-Barre man indicted for drug, firearm offenses

WILKES-BARRE — The U.S. Attorney’s office announced that a city man has been indicted by a federal grand jury for …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Chuck Rowles, creator of ‘The Gods of Arr-Klaan’ and owner of West Pittston’s Rubber Mallet Comics, has been into comics since he was a kid

Chuck Rowles, creator of ‘The Gods of Arr-Klaan’ and owner of West Pittston’s Rubber Mallet Comics, has been into comics since he was a kid

WEST PITTSTON — For Chuck Rowles, comics were an independent study. When he was young, he’d read the Sunday funnies …

February 10th, 2016 |  

Man charged after allegedly fleeing crash scene

Man charged after allegedly fleeing crash scene

WILKES-BARRE — Matthew James, 22, is charged with allegedly leaving the scene of a crash. Police said they investigated a …

February 10th, 2016 |  

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