What’s Up, NEPA?/Good Eats And More!

What’s Up, NEPA?/Good Eats And More!

GOOD EATS!Editor’s note: Send news for this space by noon Friday to [email protected] or by mail to Good Eats, The Times Leader, 15 N. Main St....

July 24th, 2017 |  


Illinois genealogical society preserves history by cataloguing cemetery

Illinois genealogical society preserves history by cataloguing cemetery

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. — Judith Myers hopes her work can save time for others — in more ways than one.“People complain that (genealogy) t...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Out on a limb: Specialty schools used to offer career training in NEPA

Out on a limb: Specialty schools used to offer career training in NEPA

Although Wyoming Valley developed good public schools early on, post-secondary education saw much slower progress. Except for College Misericordia, a ...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Today’s highlights in history provided

Today’s highlights in history provided

Today is Monday, July 24, the 205th day of 2017. There are 160 days left in the year.Today’s Highlight in History:On July 24, 1567, Mary, Queen ...

July 24th, 2017 |  


Frankie Warren, Magic 93 DJ: 10 things you might not know about me

Frankie Warren, Magic 93 DJ: 10 things you might not know about me

Warren, 58, has hosted the the Magic Morning Show at WMGS-FM since November 1988. He is a graduate of Bishop Hoban High School in Wilkes-Barre.1. I wa...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 11-18: Food stored at too high temps., non-compliance

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections July 11-18: Food stored at too high temps., non-compliance

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

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County: June 7 to June 15, 2017

Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County: June 7 to June 15, 2017

Marriage-license applications filed in the Luzerne County Register of Wills Office between June 12 and July 18, 2017:Tara Alexandra Gallacher, Texas, ...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


On the Books: ‘The Witchwood Crown’ starts slow but worth the long read

On the Books: ‘The Witchwood Crown’ starts slow but worth the long read

When I was in middle school, someone gave me one of those “This Book Belongs To” stickers (remember those?). It depicted four people, two ...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


900 Marketplace in Forty Fort to gather artists, crafters of handmade items

900 Marketplace in Forty Fort to gather artists, crafters of handmade items

For a local craftswoman, the motivation for organizing a marketplace in her community came from a decade of being unsatisfied with the environment she...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


Luzerne County restaurant inspections July 11 – 17: Improper storage, flies lead to out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections July 11 – 17: Improper storage, flies lead to out of compliance

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

July 22nd, 2017 |