Mountain Top native Alyssa Golden sings national anthem at NFL game on Sunday

Mountain Top native Alyssa Golden sings national anthem at NFL game on Sunday

A Mountain Top native with a considerable amount of vocal prowess and patriotism has landed recent gigs singing the national anthem at professional sp...

September 28th, 2016 |  


What’s Up, NEPA?/Good Eats!

What’s Up, NEPA?/Good Eats!

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....

September 28th, 2016 |  


Susquehanna County filmmaker Kerry Patton releases ‘Dark of Light’ this fall

Susquehanna County filmmaker Kerry Patton releases ‘Dark of Light’ this fall

When a parent experiences the loss of a child from the hands of another human being, there are no guidelines for coping with grief.“What would I...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre woman, Catherine Fitzpatrick, still punching the clock at age 90

Wilkes-Barre woman, Catherine Fitzpatrick, still punching the clock at age 90

PLYMOUTH — In an era when working men and women count down the days until retirement, a local woman celebrated a milestone birthday in the workp...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Spaghetti dinners resume at St. Mary’s Antiochian Church in Wilkes-Barre

Spaghetti dinners resume at St. Mary’s Antiochian Church in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE —“Not yet, Mr. Impatient,” David Ryder, of Kingston, cautioned his 3-year-old son, Gabriel, as the little boy reached f...

September 27th, 2016 |  


What’s Up, NEPA?/Senior News

EDWARDSVILLE: The Caregivers Support Group will meet from 1-3 p.m. Wednesday, at the Edwardsville Active Adult Center, Russelll St.EXETER: The Cosmopo...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Review: Elton John rocks sold out Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Township

Review: Elton John rocks sold out Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Township

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — With a penchant for glitz and glamour and the musical chops to always deliver memorable sets, Elton John has made his name s...

September 26th, 2016 |  


To your health: What’s on the long road to medical school?

To your health: What’s on the long road to medical school?

Timmy, the 4-year-old grandson of my fishing buddy, Charlie, has a toy medical bag more sophisticated than the ones I had growing up. It doesn’t...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 26th, 2016. |  


Pittston blood center begins Zika testing; DEP cautions against complacency

Pittston blood center begins Zika testing; DEP cautions against complacency

Beginning in November, blood banks across the U.S. must screen donations for the Zika virus in light of a new guideline recently established by the Fo...

September 26th, 2016 updated: September 27th, 2016. |  


Kacey Musgraves brings Christmas tour to Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center Dec. 9

Kacey Musgraves brings Christmas tour to Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center Dec. 9

WILKES-BARRE — Grammy winner Kacey Musgraves will visit the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts at 8 p.m. Dec. 9 for one of the first stop...

September 26th, 2016 |