‘Tiger’ Denoy: From a chrome bicycle to a cruise ship

‘Tiger’ Denoy: From a chrome bicycle to a cruise ship

HANOVER TWP. — When Patrick Denoy was in the ninth grade, he loved to play basketball.Legendary Coach Eddie Gayeski would intently watch the kid...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Police respond to shooting on Kidder Street

Police respond to shooting on Kidder Street

WILKES-BARRE — Police responded to a report of shots fired at a local barber shop Sunday afternoon.According to officials at Luzerne County 911,...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 6-10: mold, dust, rodent droppings

Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 6-10: mold, dust, rodent droppings

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Hometowns: In Conyngham, quiet, historical — and don’t forget the food

Hometowns: In Conyngham, quiet, historical — and don’t forget the food

CONYNGHAM —Sensing a visitor was about to take her photo, kitchen volunteer Sue Oliver slipped a fake pig snout over her nose and grinned, provi...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 19th, 2017. |  


Warmer weather in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Warmer weather in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Sunshine and warmer weather are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 51 degrees as of 8:54 a.m. at the...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: NRA missing point on PGC vote

I guess I agree with gun control and anti-hunting advocates on one thing.And so do other hunters.According to a news release on the National Rifle Ass...

February 19th, 2017 |  


‘Random Acts of Kindness’ make Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square a little brighter

‘Random Acts of Kindness’ make Wilkes-Barre’s Public Square a little brighter

WILKES-BARRE — An army of a dozen or so individuals made a difference on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre Saturday, armed with smiles, kind words, ...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Craft fair, craft beer tasting in Moosic aids American Heart Association

Craft fair, craft beer tasting in Moosic aids American Heart Association

MOOSIC — Marzoni’s Brick Oven and Brewing Company in Moosic hosted a fundraiser Saturday that paired two distinctly different sorts of cra...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Three teens reported as runaways over the weekend in Wilkes-Barre

Three teens reported as runaways over the weekend in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Three separate incidents of missing juveniles were reported in Wilkes-Barre between Friday and Saturday.Evadney McNeil, 17, of Wi...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections Feb. 6 – Feb. 10: dust, slime, grease

Lackawanna restaurant inspections Feb. 6 – Feb. 10: dust, slime, grease

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

February 18th, 2017 updated: February 18th, 2017. |