Shooting gets underway for Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ film

Shooting gets underway for Han Solo ‘Star Wars’ film

NEW YORK (AP) — Alden Ehrenreich has taken control of the Millennium Falcon. The Han Solo “Star Wars” spinoff has begun production.T...

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


F.M. Kirby Center announces Guitars & Stars featuring Kane Brown, Brett Young

F.M. Kirby Center announces Guitars & Stars featuring Kane Brown, Brett Young

WILKES-BARRE — A few of country music’s up and coming acts are slated to visit the Wyoming Valley and perform on one of its most intimate ...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Vatican, Rome’s Jewish Museum, team up for first joint show

Vatican, Rome’s Jewish Museum, team up for first joint show

ROME (AP) — The museums of the Vatican and Rome’s ancient Jewish community are hosting their first joint exhibit, building on decades of i...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Electric City Music Conference announces dates, begins taking applications

Electric City Music Conference announces dates, begins taking applications

SCRANTON — Producers of the Electric City Music Conference have announced the three day gathering of musicians and industry professionals will t...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


King’s College students raising funds for medical missions to Haiti

King’s College students raising funds for medical missions to Haiti

WILKES-BARRE —A toothbrush and toothpaste.The average American takes those things for granted, but to a person in a Third World country who does...

February 20th, 2017 |  


‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ stars to perform at F.M. Kirby Center May 11

‘Whose Line Is It Anyway?’ stars to perform at F.M. Kirby Center May 11

WILKES-BARRE — Colin Mochrie and Brad Sherwood are known for their comedic improv antics on the recently returned, highly-rated television serie...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Out on a limb: Helpful tips if your genealogy search takes you to New York

Out on a limb: Helpful tips if your genealogy search takes you to New York

If your genealogical searches take you to even the smallest communities in the state of New York, rejoice. You’ll have a knowledgeable friend to...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Today in History: Monday, Feb. 20

Today in History: Monday, Feb. 20

Today is Monday, Feb. 20, the 51st day of 2017. There are 314 days left in the year. This is Presidents Day.Today’s Highlight in History:On Feb....

February 20th, 2017 |  


‘Lego Batman’ stays No. 1, conquers ‘The Great Wall’

‘Lego Batman’ stays No. 1, conquers ‘The Great Wall’

NEW YORK (AP) — “The Great Wall” was a hit in China. In North America, it was a dud.The most expensive film ever made in China and w...

February 20th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |  


Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 6-10: mold, dust, rodent droppings

Luzerne restaurant inspections Feb. 6-10: mold, dust, rodent droppings

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

February 19th, 2017 updated: February 20th, 2017. |