Thomas Duffy named administrative director at West Side CTC

Thomas Duffy named administrative director at West Side CTC

KINGSTON — The West Side Career & Technology Center Joint Operating Committee unanimously appointed Tom Duffy as its new administrative dire...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 25th, 2016. |  


Lottery Numbers for Tuesday, May 24

Lottery Numbers for Tuesday, May 24

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 5-7Pick 3: 1-2-4Pick 4: 3-6-1-5Pick 5: 6-2-5-0-1Treasure Hunt: 06-20-22-25-28Evening DrawingPick 2: 6-3Pick 3: 8-0-0Pick 4: 4-...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Tom Blaskiewicz named West Pittston mayor

Tom Blaskiewicz named West Pittston mayor

WEST PITTSTON — Council members selected Tom Blaskiewicz as the borough’s next mayor at a special public meeting on Tuesday night.The deci...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County Manager Pedri still awaiting Penn Place air quality test

Luzerne County Manager Pedri still awaiting Penn Place air quality test

Luzerne County Manager C. David Pedri said he’s anxiously awaiting an air quality test of the county’s Penn Place Building.The test, order...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Wilkes-Barre council set to vote on flood wall repairs, bulletproof vests and stop sign

Wilkes-Barre council set to vote on flood wall repairs, bulletproof vests and stop sign

WILKES-BARRE — City council reviewed a varied but brief list of items Tuesday night in preparation for its upcoming public meeting.The installat...

May 24th, 2016 |  


New group pushes for change in state education funding formula

New group pushes for change in state education funding formula

WILKES-BARRE — An education advocacy group contends Wilkes-Barre Area School District wouldn’t have to layoff a single teacher — muc...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Pleas unanswered, WBA teachers’ futures may be in their pasts

Pleas unanswered, WBA teachers’ futures may be in their pasts

WILKES-BARRE —Wilkes-Barre Area art teacher Kerry Ann Flaherty, in her own words at Monday’s School Board meeting: “Please don’...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Prospects for Coal Street extension dim

Prospects for Coal Street extension dim

WEST PITTSTON — The Coal Street extension appears to be a low priority on the list of state road construction projects, possibly leaving it to a...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Milk Hearings skim the top of dairy farmers’ hardships

Milk Hearings skim the top of dairy farmers’ hardships

TUNKHANNOCK TWP. — Dairy farmers told stories Tuesday of not being able to afford to pay for equipment repairs and fighting to keep their proper...

May 24th, 2016 updated: May 24th, 2016. |  


Times Leader speller Peter Khoudary takes preliminary, written test; enjoys sight-seeing in DC area

Times Leader speller Peter Khoudary takes preliminary, written test; enjoys sight-seeing in DC area

NATIONAL HARBOR, MARYLAND — Times Leader speller Peter Khoudary, 11, of Dallas, who is representing Northeastern Pennsylvania in the Scripps Nat...

May 24th, 2016 |