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 — An apartment building on South Main Street caught fire early Sunday morning.According to officials with Luzerne County 911, the call fo...

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. |  


Lottery summary from the week of April 16, 2017

Lottery summary from the week of April 16, 2017

Pick Two, middaySunday: 1-6Monday: 7-4Tuesday: 2-0Wednesday: 1-6Thursday: 8-5Friday: 0-1Saturday: 1-7Pick Three, middaySunday: 7-4-1Monday: 4-1-9Tuesd...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Scores rally, march in Wilkes-Barre in support of environment, science

Scores rally, march in Wilkes-Barre in support of environment, science

WILKES-BARRE — Jeff Dreier wanted to spread a message about the use of plastic bags, so he showed up at the Luzerne County Courthouse on Saturda...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Volunteers spruce up Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery for Earth Day

Volunteers spruce up Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery for Earth Day

FORTY FORT — Chainsaws, rakes, and gloved hands meticulously worked to clear the grounds of debris at the Forty Fort Meeting House and Cemetery ...

April 22nd, 2017 |  


Luzerne County Tax Claim and Unsold Tax Sales to be held April 27

Luzerne County Tax Claim and Unsold Tax Sales to be held April 27

Please click on the PDF icons to view the Luzerne County Tax Claim Sales and the Luzerne County Unsold Tax Sales released by the Tax Claims Bureau. Th...

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


Man tased by police Friday has history of drug arrests

Man tased by police Friday has history of drug arrests

WILKES-BARRE — A man tased by city police Friday has been tased before, records indicate.Eric G. Conahan, 26, was stunned by police Tasers twice...

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


Consumer Watchdog: Be wary of scams while planning summer getaways

Consumer Watchdog: Be wary of scams while planning summer getaways

It’s difficult for me to believe that just weeks ago this area was covered in a sea of snow, with backhoes and salt trucks creeping around the s...

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


Luzerne restaurant inspections April 10-17: rust, dust, 25 flies in one restaurant

Luzerne restaurant inspections April 10-17: rust, dust, 25 flies in one restaurant

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

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