Retired PA State Police officer starts Ford Family Auctions in Luzerne

Retired PA State Police officer starts Ford Family Auctions in Luzerne

LUZERNE — Bringing order to chaos.That’s something with which James Ford, owner of Ford Family Auctions, is well acquainted. He retired fr...

February 25th, 2017 |  


Property Transfers for the week of Feb. 13, 2017

Property Transfers for the week of Feb. 13, 2017

The following real estate transactions have been recorded in the Luzerne County Office of the Recorder of Deeds for the week of Feb. 13, 2017.• ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


US stocks dip as banks and energy companies fall

US stocks dip as banks and energy companies fall

NEW YORK (AP) — U.S. stocks are losing ground Friday as banks fall and energy companies continue to slide, putting the Dow Jones industrial aver...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Consumer Watchdog: Do your homework when choosing a degree program

Consumer Watchdog: Do your homework when choosing a degree program

You’re about to get schooled.If you’re a high-schooler thinking about your next step in the educational process or someone who’s bee...

February 24th, 2017 |  


Department of Education caught making student loan miscalculation

Department of Education caught making student loan miscalculation

It would seem that even the Department of Education is not beyond making mistakes. The DOE was recently caught making a student loan error. According ...

February 24th, 2017 |  


J.C. Penney to close between 130 and 140 stores

J.C. Penney to close between 130 and 140 stores

NEW YORK (AP) — J.C. Penney said Friday that it will be closing anywhere from 130 to 140 stores as well as two distribution centers over the nex...

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


Sunoco building 2 pipelines, not just 1 across Pennsylvania

Sunoco building 2 pipelines, not just 1 across Pennsylvania

NEW Pa. (AP) — Sunoco Logistics Partners says there’s so much interest in its plans to build a natural gas liquids pipeline across souther...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline

A timeline of the Dakota Access oil pipeline

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — Notable events in the dispute over the Dakota Access oil pipeline.___Dec. 2014 — Dallas-based Energy Transfer Partne...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Borton-Lawson launches 3-D scanning company, Precise Visual Technologies

Borton-Lawson launches 3-D scanning company, Precise Visual Technologies

PLAINS TWP. — Borton-Lawson, an architectural and engineering firm based in Northeastern Pennsylvania, recently launched a sister company, Preci...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


The Washington Post rolls out new motto

The Washington Post rolls out new motto

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Washington Post is featuring a new motto on the paper’s website: “Democracy Dies in Darkness.”The words ...

February 22nd, 2017 |