St. Louis artist Lyndon Barrois Jr. shows at Wilkes’ Sordoni Art Gallery

St. Louis artist Lyndon Barrois Jr. shows at Wilkes’ Sordoni Art Gallery

Lyndon Barrois Jr.’s work raises questions about what is attractive to the eye, but beyond the explicit aesthetic is an examination of the Ameri...

April 7th, 2017 |  


New Spike TV special to feature Shavertown Ink Master Ryan Ashley Malarkey

New Spike TV special to feature Shavertown Ink Master Ryan Ashley Malarkey

Spike TV has announced a new one-hour special featuring the Wyoming Valley’s resident Ink Master Ryan Ashley Malarkey.Malarkey, of Shavertown, w...

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


Cabinet works on new record, readies for Susquehanna Breakdown in Scranton

Cabinet works on new record, readies for Susquehanna Breakdown in Scranton

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton based Americana outfit Cabinet is greeting 2017 by getting to work.The peddlers of Pennsylvania bluegrass have already hit the s...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Blackberry Smoke slated to play Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center June 23

Blackberry Smoke slated to play Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center June 23

WILKES-BARRE — Southern rockers Blackberry Smoke took the main stage by storm at the 2016 Peach Music Festival, and the band is poised to return...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre to celebrate 10th anniversary at Kirby Center

Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre to celebrate 10th anniversary at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — To celebrate its 10th anniversary, the Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will hold a local celebrity dance competition for charity at...

February 9th, 2017 |  


‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

SCRANTON — It’s a bird … It’s a plane … It’s the upcoming superhero-themed exhibit at Scranton’s Everhart Mu...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Jeff Foxworthy loves going to work. The lights go up, jokes are told and people laugh. Foxworthy is a man of many profession...

January 20th, 2017 updated: January 20th, 2017. |  


Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

DALLAS — At Misericordia University, Martin Luther King Day lasts all week.Starting Jan. 16, the university will celebrate the African American ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza has ranked No. 141 on the 2016 list of top arenas worldwide by entertainment industry trade...

January 11th, 2017 |  


F.M. Kirby Center ranks No. 109 in worldwide ticket sales

F.M. Kirby Center ranks No. 109 in worldwide ticket sales

WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts has climbed five slots as one of the top 200 theaters in the world.In 2015, the ven...

January 11th, 2017 |