Out on a limb: New director has goals for Luzerne County Historical Society

Out on a limb: New director has goals for Luzerne County Historical Society

Aimee Newell, the new executive director of the Luzerne County Historical Society, is eager to help the area’s genealogists.That commitment has ...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Wisconsin violinist, sister of fallen soldier helps vets heal through music

Wisconsin violinist, sister of fallen soldier helps vets heal through music

NEENAH, Wis. — She begins each time by sharpening her tools, with the sound of metal on metal echoing through the sunlit old house she calls bot...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

Young artist’s patriotic mural brightens atmosphere at personal care home

WILKES-BARRE — The Marines who raised the American flag on Iwo Jima during World War II are here, immortalized in their historic moment from 194...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County: May 10 – 17

Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County: May 10 – 17

Marriage-license applications filed in the Luzerne County Register of Wills Office between May 17 and May 24, 2017:Jacquelyn Rose Ryan, Freeland, and ...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections May 16-19: dirt, dust, floors and fans in need of cleaning

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Social Fabric Collective introduces teenagers to bird santuary in Dallas

Social Fabric Collective introduces teenagers to bird santuary in Dallas

DALLAS — With an umbrella in one hand and a camera in the other, 18-year-old GAR High School student Patty Dapas ventured into the Forest Echo B...

May 28th, 2017 |  


On the Books: ‘Confessions of a Domestic Failure’ appeals to moms everywhere

On the Books: ‘Confessions of a Domestic Failure’ appeals to moms everywhere

On May 14, I spent a lovely Mother’s Day with my family. My favorite part of the day was when my girls went down for naps and my husband cleaned...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Distinguished alumnus Santo Loquasto shares stories with King’s students

Distinguished alumnus Santo Loquasto shares stories with King’s students

WILKES-BARRE —When he was designing the set and costumes for the 2003 Broadway production “Long Day’s Journey Into Night,” it ...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |