Program at Garden Village Apartments offers rent rebate help

Program at Garden Village Apartments offers rent rebate help

WEST PITTSTON — Seniors citizens at the Garden Village Apartments received assistance in applying for the 2017 Pennsylvania Property Tax/Rent Re...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Vough running for Luzerne County Council

Vough running for Luzerne County Council

Pittston resident Matthew Vough has announced he is running for Luzerne County Council as a Democrat.Vough, 24, graduated from the Scranton Preparator...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Police: Man robbed three stores to support drug addiction, avoid getting sick

Police: Man robbed three stores to support drug addiction, avoid getting sick

WILKES-BARRE — A homeless man is facing a slew of charges after he allegedly committed three armed robberies.When speaking to police, Richard Al...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Two suspects in alleged heroin, cocaine ring facing more charges

Two suspects in alleged heroin, cocaine ring facing more charges

KINGSTON — Two suspects accused of being involved in a 10-person drug ring that allegedly smuggled heroin and cocaine into the region are facing...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Luzerne County suicides on the decline

Luzerne County suicides on the decline

For the first time since 2009, the number of suicides in Luzerne County has dipped below 50, new statistics show.In 2016, a total of 49 county residen...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


In Kingston, Casey hears concerns about Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid

In Kingston, Casey hears concerns about Social Security, Medicare, Medicaid

KINGSTON — Max Benjamin believes most senior citizens are concerned about the future of Social Security, Medicare and Medicaid.That’s why ...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Plains Twp. man charged in initiative that targets firearm-related violent crimes

Plains Twp. man charged in initiative that targets firearm-related violent crimes

A federal grand jury Tuesday indicted Francesco Leggio of Plains Township on charges the convicted felon allegedly had a handgun while dealing drugs.T...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


DA: Man accused of being a peeping Tom turns himself in

DA: Man accused of being a peeping Tom turns himself in

WRIGHT TWP. — An alleged peeping Tom turned himself in to police after deciding that his plan to change his appearance by shaving and cutting hi...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Man who allegedly shot victim in face is charged with attempted homicide

Man who allegedly shot victim in face is charged with attempted homicide

HAZLETON — A man accused of shooting another man in the face with a shotgun is now facing attempted homicide charges.Court documents indicate Ge...

February 22nd, 2017 updated: February 22nd, 2017. |  


Pittston Area School Board drafting social media policy

Pittston Area School Board drafting social media policy

YATESVILLE — The Pittston Area School Board has decided to draft its own set of guidelines for social media use.The decision was made after boar...

February 22nd, 2017 |