Wilkes-Barre high school plan rejected

Wilkes-Barre high school plan rejected

WILKES-BARRE — With decisions that left some observers scratching their heads, the city Zoning Hearing Board approved the conversion of the Time...

December 8th, 2016 |  


WVW School Board’s ‘reorganization’ looks familiar; Mazur, Usavage retain leadership posts

WVW School Board’s ‘reorganization’ looks familiar; Mazur, Usavage retain leadership posts

KINGSTON — The Wyoming Valley West School Board again named Joseph Mazur as president, voting at Wednesday night’s reorganization meeting ...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Area institutions bash latest ratings of teacher education programs

The National Council on Teacher Quality released its latest review of teacher-preparation programs for colleges and universities nationwide on Wednesd...

December 8th, 2016 |  


Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

Michigan recount over; Pennsylvania sets hearing

DETROIT (AP) — Michigan’s presidential recount was halted Wednesday after three days, assuring Republican Donald Trump’s victory in ...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Thriving arts community supports Ink Master Ryan Ashley Malarkey

Thriving arts community supports Ink Master Ryan Ashley Malarkey

Ryan Ashley Malarkey’s ascension to Ink Master on Tuesday night on the Spike TV show of the same name was an individual accomplishment, based on...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Nanticoke man headed to trial on indecent assault charge

Nanticoke man headed to trial on indecent assault charge

NANTICOKE — A Nanticoke man is headed to trial after police say he offered to pay a relative for sex and, when she refused, sexually assaulted h...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre to offer free parking during holiday shopping season

Wilkes-Barre to offer free parking during holiday shopping season

WILKES-BARRE — It’s the most wonderful time of the year, especially for parking your car in downtown Wilkes-Barre.Those parking in the are...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


CTC students vie in regional skills competition

CTC students vie in regional skills competition

PLAINS TWP. — The guys from Carbon County Career and Technical Center were not only in their first such competition, it was — they had bee...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Trump chooses former WWE exec McMahon for small business

Trump chooses former WWE exec McMahon for small business

WASHINGTON (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump is adding former wrestling executive Linda McMahon to his Cabinet as leader of the Small Business...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Wilkes-Barre, Scranton receive automatic external defibrillators

Wilkes-Barre, Scranton receive automatic external defibrillators

MOOSIC — First responders in Wilkes-Barre and Scranton will be better equipped to help those suffering cardiac emergencies, thanks to donations ...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |