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Lottery numbers for Friday, Feb. 5.

Lottery numbers for Friday, Feb. 5.

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 7-1 Pick 3: 5-6-0 Pick 4: 2-2-1-2 Pick 5: 8-9-2-5-9 Treasure Hunt: 02-07-08-14-30 Evening Drawing Pick …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Joe Lombardo arraigned on third set of charges stemming from alleged robbery spree

Joe Lombardo arraigned on third set of charges stemming from alleged robbery spree

WEST PITTSTON — Already facing numerous felony charges, Joseph Lombardo now faces even more stemming from an slew of armed …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Luzerne County hires expert to help value Mohegan Sun Pocono casino for taxation purposes

Luzerne County hires expert to help value Mohegan Sun Pocono casino for taxation purposes

Luzerne County has hired Media, Pennsylvania-based Coyle, Lynch & Company to calculate a new assessed value for the Mohegan Sun …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Diocese of Scranton to lease Camp St. Andrew to United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania

Diocese of Scranton to lease Camp St. Andrew to United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania

TUNKHANNOCK — The Diocese of Scranton and United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania (UNC) have announced an agreement for UNC …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

More Luzerne County assessment reductions granted

The Lion Brewery on North Pennsylvania Avenue in Wilkes-Barre recently obtained a $410,700 assessment reduction, Luzerne County records show. The …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Poggi Realtors welcomes Dawn Wiringer

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Poggi Realtors welcomes Dawn Wiringer

Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Poggi Dawn Wiringer joins the professional sales team in the Back Mountain office of Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

Topp Business Solutions announces new management advisor and general manager

Topp Business Solutions Topp Business Solutions has announced Bill Truchan, a corporate executive, CPA and long-time national leader in the …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Hakki Bolukoglu, MD, named medical director of Pocono Medical Center

Hakki Bolukoglu, MD, named medical director of Pocono Medical Center

Pocono Medical Center Pocono Medical Center welcomes Hakki Bolukoglu, MD, as medical director of its heart failure program. Bolukoglu is …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Penn College appoints Lynn Eckrote director of physician assistant program

Penn College appoints Lynn Eckrote director of physician assistant program

Pennsylvania College of Technology Lynn Eckrote has been named director of the Physician Assistant Program at Pennsylvania College of Technology. …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Lehman Township Police Department is now out in force 24/7

Lehman Township Police Department is now out in force 24/7

LEHMAN TWP. — An increase in criminal activity inspired a Back Mountain municipality to re-establish its 24-hour police force. For …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Wilkes-Barre Township Police searching for woman accused of retail theft from Kohl’s

Wilkes-Barre Township Police searching for woman accused of retail theft from Kohl’s

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Police are searching for a woman that allegedly stole over $300 in merchandise from Kohl’s. At 1:56 …

February 5th, 2016 |  

In Focus: Something needs to be done – and soon – to save the historic Irem Temple Mosque in Wilkes-Barre

In Focus: Something needs to be done – and soon – to save the historic Irem Temple Mosque in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — When driving over the Market Street Bridge into the city, you can’t help but notice those minarets. They …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Underground Railroad quilt on display 1 p.m. Feb. 6 at The Osterhout Library’s main branch in Wilkes-Barre

Underground Railroad quilt on display 1 p.m. Feb. 6 at The Osterhout Library’s main branch in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — In 1999, a book by art historian Raymond Dobard Jr. and college instructor Jacqueline Tobin was published called …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Kingston Township police searching for missing man

Kingston Township police searching for missing man

KINGSTON TWP. — Township police are investigating the disappearance of a man that reportedly suffers from mental illness and was …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

Arrest papers say Duryea man charged in 2014 fatal crash had heroin and other drugs in his system

Arrest papers say Duryea man charged in 2014 fatal crash had heroin and other drugs in his system

PITTSTON — A Duryea man with three convictions for driving under the influence of drugs had morphine in his system …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

Airsoft gun found in student’s bag at Wycallis Elementary School in Dallas School District

DALLAS TWP. — A Wycallis Elementary student is suspended pending an informal hearing for bringing an airsoft gun to school …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Longtime Pittston resident Joan McFadden named grand marshal of city’s annual St. Patrick’s Parade

Longtime Pittston resident Joan McFadden named grand marshal of city’s annual St. Patrick’s Parade

PITTSTON — Pittston resident Joan McFadden loves being around action. She spends many nights at Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins hockey games and …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Edwardsville native George Toma has put a Wyoming Valley stamp on all 50 Super Bowl games

Edwardsville native George Toma has put a Wyoming Valley stamp on all 50 Super Bowl games

WILKES-BARRE — George Toma can’t help but inject his Wyoming Valley roots into every conversation. The 87-year-old Toma is once …

February 5th, 2016 |  

As local women travel to Flint, Michigan, to help people affected by water problems, Pennsylvania’s lead problem is linked to paint, not water

As local women travel to Flint, Michigan, to help people affected by water problems, Pennsylvania’s lead problem is linked to paint, not water

KINGSTON — As a local woman and two of her friends drove to Flint, Michigan, to deliver water and money …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

Chelsea Clinton to attend political fundraiser in Back Mountain

Chelsea Clinton to attend political fundraiser in Back Mountain

JACKSON TWP. — Entrepreneur Kris Jones will host a political fundraiser Feb. 15 that includes a visit from Chelsea Clinton. …

February 5th, 2016 |  

Downtown W-B Business members pleased to hear city adding 2 new police officers

Downtown W-B Business members pleased to hear city adding 2 new police officers

WILKES-BARRE — The Downtown Wilkes-Barre Business Association picked the perfect day to hold its meeting at City Hall — Mayor …

February 5th, 2016 updated: February 5th, 2016. |  

Victim’s father: Matthew Gailie ‘wanted out’ of relationship with his alleged killer

Victim’s father: Matthew Gailie ‘wanted out’ of relationship with his alleged killer

WILKES-BARRE — Matthew Gailie wanted out. Gailie’s father, Frank T. Gailie, testified Friday in Jessica Alinsky’s homicide trial that his …

February 5th, 2016 |  

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