Police: Truck fled the scene after striking a pedestrian in Wilkes-Barre

Police: Truck fled the scene after striking a pedestrian in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A pedestrian was injured after being struck by a vehicle, which police allege then fled the scene.Police responded to a report of...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

Spring-like weather expected in Wyoming Valley into midweek

It’s going to continue to feel like spring in the Wyoming Valley, as sunny skies and warmer temperatures are expected to stick around this week....

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


Hikes, games, planting featured at JCC Camp’s New Year of the Trees event

Hikes, games, planting featured at JCC Camp’s New Year of the Trees event

DALLAS — More than 30 guests attended the New Year of the Trees event at the Jewish Community Center Day Camp as they hiked, played games and pl...

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


Ukrainian Catholic Church prepares for fast with feast

Ukrainian Catholic Church prepares for fast with feast

NANTICOKE — For members of the Ukrainian Catholic Church, Lent is a holy time of fasting that requires preparation. And for members of Transfigu...

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


Hundreds rally in Scranton against repeal of Affordable Care Act

Hundreds rally in Scranton against repeal of Affordable Care Act

SCRANTON — Hundreds of people attended a rally at Courthouse Square on Sunday to fight against the proposed repeal of the Affordable Health Care...

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


Our view: So what’s the deal with Presidents Day?

Our view: So what’s the deal with Presidents Day?

Today is Presidents Day. Or is it President’s Day? Or Presidents’ Day? Does anyone know? Does anyone care?What does this day represent?At ...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Winter heat: Record high set Sunday in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

Winter heat: Record high set Sunday in Wilkes-Barre/Scranton

You may have seen drivers in the area riding with their windows cracked, enjoying Sunday’s unseasonable warmth. But the 65-degree weather wasn&#...

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Association for the Blind skating event gives kids new experiences

Association for the Blind skating event gives kids new experiences

DALLAS TWP. — After having their event postponed due to the weather last Sunday, the Association for the Blind’s InSight Kids Club were ab...

February 19th, 2017 |  


‘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 |