A magical act: Coughlin grad Kylie McGrane making pitch to help ailing children

A magical act: Coughlin grad Kylie McGrane making pitch to help ailing children

It began with a moment back home in Wilkes-Barre, while Kylee McGrane was watching a movie.And it turned into a fantasy fulfillment that will give her...

September 24th, 2017 updated: September 25th, 2017. |  


Bridge renamed to honor fallen vet, Dale J. Kridlo

Bridge renamed to honor fallen vet, Dale J. Kridlo

The last Sunday in the month of September has been declared Gold Star Mothers Day since a 1936 joint congressional resolution named the day in honor o...

September 24th, 2017 |  


People in your neighborhood: Dino Riviello keeps busy

People in your neighborhood: Dino Riviello keeps busy

EDWARDSVILLE — Dino Riviello manages to keep himself pretty busy.The Kingston resident holds down a full-time job in restaurant equipment sales ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


‘Restore IT!’ event raises funds to save Irem Temple building

‘Restore IT!’ event raises funds to save Irem Temple building

DALLAS — Area residents enjoyed live music, games and food on Sunday, all in an effort to save one of downtown Wilkes-Barre’s skyline̵...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County committee preparing to accept blighted property database nominations

Luzerne County committee preparing to accept blighted property database nominations

Luzerne County municipalities can start nominating abandoned eyesore properties for a new countywide blight database on Oct. 1, officials said.Vacant ...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Rainy summer to lead to vibrant fall foliage season in Pennsylvania

Rainy summer to lead to vibrant fall foliage season in Pennsylvania

The rainy summer in Pennsylvania has set the stage for what could be an awesome autumn foliage display, according to forest ecologists in Penn State&#...

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


Officials: 1 dead, 7 victims hurt in church shooting

Officials: 1 dead, 7 victims hurt in church shooting

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — A masked gunman entered a church in Tennessee on Sunday and opened fire, killing at least one person and injuring seven ...

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


Price to stop private plane use on business during review

Price to stop private plane use on business during review

WASHINGTON (AP) — Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price said Saturday he will stop flying private planes on official business while an i...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Weiner faces sentencing in latest chapter of sexting drama

Weiner faces sentencing in latest chapter of sexting drama

NEW YORK (AP) — It seemed as if Anthony Weiner had hit rock bottom when he resigned from Congress in 2011.“Bye-bye, pervert!” one he...

September 24th, 2017 |  


Michael Jones, Pepperjam CEO: 10 things you might not know about me

Michael Jones, Pepperjam CEO: 10 things you might not know about me

Jones is the c0-founder and CEO of Pepperjam, a digital marketing company based in Wilkes-Barre.1. I have four children — Madeline (19), Jake (9...

September 24th, 2017 |