Students at ‘Live Once’ program at McCann School advised to think about lasting effects before making bad decisions

Students at ‘Live Once’ program at McCann School advised to think about lasting effects before making bad decisions

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Although Michelle Ortiz wasn’t in class Friday morning, she learned a lesson from watching a video on the deadly conse...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Lackawanna County enters agreement to purchase The Globe building for consolidation of government offices

Lackawanna County enters agreement to purchase The Globe building for consolidation of government offices

SCRANTON — Despite pleas from several people to table the vote and allow for a public hearing and more discussion on the topic, the Lackawanna C...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Dallas High School students among 6 arrested in alleged drug ring

Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Dallas High School students among 6 arrested in alleged drug ring

DALLAS TWP. — Police have announced that six people have been arrested in an alleged drug-dealing ring involving students at Dallas Area High Sc...

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Reduced bail sought for attempted homicide suspect charged in connection to Wilkes-Barre crime spree

Reduced bail sought for attempted homicide suspect charged in connection to Wilkes-Barre crime spree

WILKES-BARRE — A city man charged with attempted homicide in connection with a spree of cab robberies last year is seeking reduced bail.Dashawn ...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Seminary president elected to Pennsylvania Association of Independent Schools board

KINGSTON – Kevin Rea, the 12th president of Wyoming Seminary College Preparatory School, was elected in April to a three-year term on the Board ...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Greater Pittston library news for the week of May 1, 2016

PITTSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARYMeet Kristy Rice on May 2PITTSTON —Kristy Rice will be at the library at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 2 with a live demo of he...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Pittston Area entrepreneurs attend 14th annual Business Plan Competition & New Innovation Challenge

Pittston Area entrepreneurs attend 14th annual Business Plan Competition & New Innovation Challenge

Pittston Area students Joe Gubbiotti, left, and Paul Greco recently attended the 14th annual Business Plan Competition & New Innovation Challenge ...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Area takes first, second place at Bloomsburg University Science Iditarod

Wyoming Area takes first, second place at Bloomsburg University Science Iditarod

Students from Wyoming Area High School competed at the Bloomsburg University Science Iditarod Competition in which the Green Team took first place, al...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Old Forge School District to have parent-teacher conferences on May 6

OLD FORGE — The Old Forge School District announces report cards will distributed on Wednesday, May 4 and Parent-Teacher Conferences are schedul...

April 29th, 2016 |  


Louis Elmy’s attorneys seek another continuance on federal drug charges as plea talks continue

Louis Elmy’s attorneys seek another continuance on federal drug charges as plea talks continue

WILKES-BARRE — For the third time in as many months, attorneys have sought a motion to continue the preliminary hearing of a former Wilkes-Barre...

April 29th, 2016 updated: April 29th, 2016. |