Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

Misericordia University in Dallas hosts week-long celebration of MLK

DALLAS — At Misericordia University, Martin Luther King Day lasts all week.Starting Jan. 16, the university will celebrate the African American ...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Remember When: There is not an app for everything

Remember When: There is not an app for everything

I’d never seen my good buddy, Alner, looking so chipper.“New smart phone,” he said, holding it out for me to see as he headed up the...

January 16th, 2017 updated: January 16th, 2017. |  


Today in History: Monday, Jan. 16

Today in History: Monday, Jan. 16

Today is Monday, Jan. 16, the 16th day of 2017. There are 349 days left in the year. This is the Martin Luther King Jr. holiday.Today’s Highligh...

January 16th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County restaurant inspections: food, debris buildup leaves one ‘out of compliance’

Luzerne County restaurant inspections: food, debris buildup leaves one ‘out of compliance’

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

January 15th, 2017 |  


Test Kitchen: Chase the cold away with comfort food

Test Kitchen: Chase the cold away with comfort food

Have you heard? It’s cold out. Of course, you have. You’re probably tired of hearing about it too. It’s Pennsylvania — it happ...

January 15th, 2017 |  


Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County

Marriage-license applications, divorce filings in Luzerne County

Marriages & DivorcesMarriage-license applications filed in the Luzerne County Register of Wills Office between Jan. 5 and Jan. 12, 2017:Jason Edwa...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |  


On the Books: ‘Boy’s Life’ is a gem of a novel that can be enjoyed by all

On the Books: ‘Boy’s Life’ is a gem of a novel that can be enjoyed by all

“There was a boy who wrote a book about a town. And he wrote this book about the town, and the people in it who made it what it was. And maybe t...

January 15th, 2017 updated: January 15th, 2017. |  


Game Night raises funds, attention for Big Brothers/Big Sisters

Game Night raises funds, attention for Big Brothers/Big Sisters

PLAINS TWP. — All Kiera Lantz, of Kingston, had to do was draw what looked like a squiggly, uneven box, add a Florida panhandle to the lower rig...

January 14th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County restaurant inspections: dust, food residue, mold

Lackawanna County restaurant inspections: dust, food residue, mold

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

January 14th, 2017 |  


Stage Listings: Jan. 13 to 19, 2017

Stage Listings: Jan. 13 to 19, 2017

THIS WEEK: Jan. 13 to 19, 2017Catch Me If You Can, a musical comedy about a precocious teenager who poses as a pilot, doctor and lawyer — living...

January 14th, 2017 |