Weather a slight deterrent to cherry blossom fun

Weather a slight deterrent to cherry blossom fun

WILKES-BARRE — Patrons might have shivered a bit, but overcast skies and blustery winds didn’t stop patrons from attending one of the city...

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


Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

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

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


Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in “Happy Days,” dies at 56

Erin Moran, Joanie Cunningham in “Happy Days,” dies at 56

NEW YORK (AP) — Erin Moran, the former child star who played Joanie Cunningham in the sitcoms “Happy Days” and “Joanie Loves C...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Sunshine, rain expected in the Wyoming Valley this week

Sunshine, rain expected in the Wyoming Valley this week

Sunshine and a chance of rain in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley.The National Weather Service indicated it was 45 degrees as of 8:54 a.m. at the W...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Luzerne County hometowns: In Exeter and West Pittston, a rebirth by the river

Luzerne County hometowns: In Exeter and West Pittston, a rebirth by the river

On the map, they fit like a doorknob in a hand, Exeter cradling West Pittston. The boroughs share a common boundary and — more significantly ...

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


Calling all Blackout Bingo players …

Calling all Blackout Bingo players …

Have you missed any of the daily numbers in our Blackout Bingo contest?If you have, you can catch up in today’s Times Leader. All of the numbers...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Artists submit abundance of works for Fine Arts Fiesta

Artists submit abundance of works for Fine Arts Fiesta

WILKES-BARRE — Artists flocked to Midtown Village Saturday to deliver their entries for Wilkes-Barre’s largest annual spring festival R...

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


Kirby Fest held to benefit Young People’s Theater Series at Kirby Center

Kirby Fest held to benefit Young People’s Theater Series at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Local artist Alana Allan had always enjoyed visiting the F.M. Kirby Center, but she especially enjoyed doing so Saturday, when gu...

April 23rd, 2017 |  


Crews battling structure fire in Ashley

Crews battling structure fire in Ashley

ASHLEY — Several people are displaced after a fire ravaged a double block structure early Sunday morning.According to Luzerne County 911, the fi...

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


Record Store Day celebrated Saturday at some local shops

Record Store Day celebrated Saturday at some local shops

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Record stores across the region, as well as across the globe, opened their doors Saturday morning for the 10th annual Record...

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