A visit to the Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area in Blakeslee

A visit to the Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area in Blakeslee

BLAKESLEE — Rounding a bend on the Highland Trail in the Austin T. Blakeslee Natural Area, a dozen hikers paused to admire a Norway Spruce decor...

September 24th, 2016 |  


King’s College presents ‘Godspell,’ opening Sept. 29

King’s College presents ‘Godspell,’ opening Sept. 29

WILKES-BARRE —When Talia Johnson sings “Turn Back, O Man,” in the King’s College production of “Godspell,” her per...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Guitar concert to benefit St. Vincent De Paul Kitchen

Guitar concert to benefit St. Vincent De Paul Kitchen

WILKES-BARRE — St. Andrew Parish will present a guitar concert at the St. Patrick Church worship site, 318 Parrish St., at 3 p.m. Sept. 25, to b...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Local authors, local books: NEPA writers share natural healing tips, a rock ‘n’ roll memoir, a man running from his fears and one big mistake

Local authors, local books: NEPA writers share natural healing tips, a rock ‘n’ roll memoir, a man running from his fears and one big mistake

Authors from Northeastern Pennsylvania are letting creativity flow from the tips of pens, but area publishers are also taking center stage in this wee...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


On the Books: ‘The Child’s Child’ leaves loose ends between plots

On the Books: ‘The Child’s Child’ leaves loose ends between plots

The end of summer makes me crave Gothic novels. There’s something about long, languid afternoons turning into chilling nights that scream myster...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Singer/songwriter Hayes Carll will play Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center Dec. 28

Singer/songwriter Hayes Carll will play Wilkes-Barre’s Kirby Center Dec. 28

WILKES-BARRE — Grammy-nominated singer/songwriter Hayes Carll will play the Chandelier Lobby concert series at 8 p.m. Dec. 28 at the F.M. Kirby ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Wilkes University presents ‘The Playboy of the Western World’

Wilkes University presents ‘The Playboy of the Western World’

WILKES-BARRE — “Will you whisht!” Pegeen’s fiance, Shawn, said through clenched teeth, telling her to be quiet.“Whisht y...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Hot Spot: Wilkes-Barre’s Frog Pond is known more for its pizza than its lily pads

Hot Spot: Wilkes-Barre’s Frog Pond is known more for its pizza than its lily pads

WILKES-BARRE — On Valentine’s Day 1997, M.J. Burke and Butch Burke bought Eddie’s Bar, the 131 Coal St., establishment. Neither were...

September 23rd, 2016 updated: September 23rd, 2016. |  


Buys Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016

Buys Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016

THIS WEEK: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016Rummage Sale, the sixth annual fundraiser at Saints Cyril and Methodius Ukrainian Catholic School, 133 River St., Olyph...

September 22nd, 2016 |  


Events Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016

Events Listings: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016

THIS WEEK: Sept. 23 to 29, 2016Fall Film Festival, 21 films shown through Oct. 6. Wraps with post-festival discussion 1 p.m. Oct. 7. Dietrich Theater,...

September 22nd, 2016 updated: September 22nd, 2016. |