Greater Nanticoke Area youngsters breaks ground for early childhood center

Greater Nanticoke Area youngsters breaks ground for early childhood center

There was a table full of real adult hard hats and big black shovels, and one with toy plastic hard hats and little red shovels. When it came time for...

April 27th, 2017 |  


The Times Leader Sports Report is on the clock

The Times Leader Sports Report is on the clock

WILKES-BARRE — In the latest Times Leader Sports Report podcast, host DJ Eberle, John Erzar, Derek Levarse and Tom Venesky and Joe Soprano discu...

April 27th, 2017 |  


WVC grads Soto, Lewis and MU’s Newins hoping for NFL draft call

WVC grads Soto, Lewis and MU’s Newins hoping for NFL draft call

WILKES-BARRE — Shakir Soto is standing on the blacktop outside of Heights M.L. Murray Elementary.The GAR grad is playing with the sixth graders ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


WVW’S Nate Baranski hurls 5-inning no-hitter

WVW’S Nate Baranski hurls 5-inning no-hitter

For the second straight day, a WVC pitcher threw a five-inning no-hitter.Wyoming Valley West’s Nate Baranski pulled it off on Wednesday in the S...

April 26th, 2017 |  


GAR’s Chris Kolativa throws no-hitter in 10-0 win

GAR’s Chris Kolativa throws no-hitter in 10-0 win

Senior Chris Kolativa threw a five-inning no-hitter, striking out seven as GAR defeated Northwest 10-0 Tuesday in a Wyoming Valley Conference Division...

April 26th, 2017 updated: April 26th, 2017. |  


A word to the rise: NFL hopeful Shakir Soto stops at local elementary school

A word to the rise: NFL hopeful Shakir Soto stops at local elementary school

WILKES-BARRE — This is arguably the biggest week of Shakir Soto’s life.The start of the NFL Draft is a mere two days away. By Saturday, th...

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


Stephen Walski wins 2nd annual Navient Ladders & Laces 5K

Stephen Walski wins 2nd annual Navient Ladders & Laces 5K

HANOVER TWP. — Stephen Walski ran to his second straight victory and Nadalie Solomon won top female honors in the 2nd annual Navient Ladders &am...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Pittston Area freshman wins Max Fine 5K

Pittston Area freshman wins Max Fine 5K

WILKES-BARRE — Nathan Ridgley scored a wire-to-wire victory and Karen Moskel won top female honors in the 6th annual Max Fine Memorial 5K Run on...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


WVC grads in the minors: Wotherspoon bounces back for Thunder

WVC grads in the minors: Wotherspoon bounces back for Thunder

Crestwood grad Matt Wotherspoon has had a strong week for Double-A Trenton.Appearing in two games this week, Wotherspoon pitched three innings of shut...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Michael Oravic’s homer powers Seminary’s win

Michael Oravic’s homer powers Seminary’s win

Michael Oravic launched a solo home run to break a tie in the bottom of the fifth, and Wyoming Seminary baseball continued its strong start to the sea...

April 19th, 2017 |