Longtime fans thrilled as Donny and Marie Osmond perform in Wilkes-Barre

Longtime fans thrilled as Donny and Marie Osmond perform in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Her shirt said, simply, “Donny Forever.” And for Christine Morreale, 48, of Plains Township, it seemed as if she̵...

August 24th, 2017 updated: August 24th, 2017. |  


Bill Jones, local United Way CEO: 10 things you might not know about me

Bill Jones, local United Way CEO: 10 things you might not know about me

Jones, 53, has been the president and CEO of the United Way of Wyoming Valley since 2012.1. Although I am improving, I am technologically challenged. ...

August 13th, 2017 updated: August 13th, 2017. |  


Rally for Charlottesville scheduled for Sunday night in Public Square

Rally for Charlottesville scheduled for Sunday night in Public Square

WILKES-BARRE — “Rally for Love,” an event inspired by the three deaths and chaos in Virginia on Saturday, will be held Sunday from 8...

August 12th, 2017 updated: August 12th, 2017. |  


Taylor Swift trial: Mom says she didn’t want incident to define daughter’s life

Taylor Swift trial: Mom says she didn’t want incident to define daughter’s life

DENVER (AP) — Taylor Swift’s mother and confidante took the witness stand Wednesday, saying she and her daughter’s managers had told...

August 10th, 2017 |  


Frankie Warren, Magic 93 DJ: 10 things you might not know about me

Frankie Warren, Magic 93 DJ: 10 things you might not know about me

Warren, 58, has hosted the the Magic Morning Show at WMGS-FM since November 1988. He is a graduate of Bishop Hoban High School in Wilkes-Barre.1. I wa...

July 23rd, 2017 |  


‘Game of Thrones’ creators address fears their new HBO series glorifies racism

‘Game of Thrones’ creators address fears their new HBO series glorifies racism

NEW YORK — No scripts have been written, not even an outline.But HBO’s announcement on Wednesday that the creator-showrunners of “Ga...

July 21st, 2017 updated: July 21st, 2017. |  


Charlene Adamchick, owner of Bingo’s Hoagies: 10 things you might not know about me

Charlene Adamchick, owner of Bingo’s Hoagies: 10 things you might not know about me

Adamchick, 50, has owned the Swoyersville sandwich shop for nearly a decade. The deli promotes itself as “Home of the $2.50 Hoagie.”1. I a...

July 16th, 2017 |  


Power ON: Welcome to our blog on video games

Power ON: Welcome to our blog on video games

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of gaming blogs by Times Leader reporter Travis Kellar, 27. The blogs will be published on Saturday...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Will Beekman, Kirby Center: 10 things you might not know about me

Will Beekman, Kirby Center: 10 things you might not know about me

Will Beekman, executive director of the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre:1. Anyone who knows me knows I’m a New York Me...

July 2nd, 2017 updated: July 2nd, 2017. |  


Dayne Marae, Fox56 News: 10 things you might not know about me

Dayne Marae, Fox56 News: 10 things you might not know about me

Dayne Marae, 27, sits alongside Ryan Cummings, 36, as a news anchor at Wilkes-Barre-based Fox56 TV. You can catch them every weeknight at 10. Keep rea...

June 25th, 2017 updated: June 25th, 2017. |