Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


‘Moonlight’ wins best picture at botched Academy Awards

‘Moonlight’ wins best picture at botched Academy Awards

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Oscar winner, take two.Barry Jenkins’ “Moonlight” — not, as it turned out, “La La Land” &...

February 27th, 2017 updated: February 27th, 2017. |  


Adele sweeps Grammys Awards with 5 wins, while Bowie wins 4

Adele sweeps Grammys Awards with 5 wins, while Bowie wins 4

LOS ANGELES — Even though Adele flubbed one of her live performances at the Grammys, she walked away the belle of the ball: She took home all fi...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Music app Tunefly, created by Wyoming Valley duo, to go on national tour

Music app Tunefly, created by Wyoming Valley duo, to go on national tour

With groundwork laid in Northeastern Pennsylvania, locally created app Tunefly is ready to spread its wings and visit other parts of the United States...

February 8th, 2017 |  


‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

‘No loud booms! bams! or pows!’ rule thrown out at Scranton’s Everhart Museum

SCRANTON — It’s a bird … It’s a plane … It’s the upcoming superhero-themed exhibit at Scranton’s Everhart Mu...

January 30th, 2017 |  


Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

Jeff Foxworthy, Larry the Cable Guy visit Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Jeff Foxworthy loves going to work. The lights go up, jokes are told and people laugh. Foxworthy is a man of many profession...

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


Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza ranks in top 150 arenas worldwide

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza has ranked No. 141 on the 2016 list of top arenas worldwide by entertainment industry trade...

January 11th, 2017 |  


‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma tumbles into F.M. Kirby Center

‘America’s Got Talent’ finalist Cirque Zuma Zuma tumbles into F.M. Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — American television audiences were introduced to Cirque Zuma Zuma courtesy of NBC variety/reality competition show “America’s Got...

January 9th, 2017 updated: January 13th, 2017. |  


Will Hollywood be in the mood to party at Golden Globes?

Will Hollywood be in the mood to party at Golden Globes?

Is Hollywood in the mood to party?On Sunday, the movie industry will gather for the Golden Globes, which are regularly one of the most freewheeling an...

January 8th, 2017 |  


Calling all killer queens: Queen tribute band comes to Kirby Center

Calling all killer queens: Queen tribute band comes to Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Seminal rock band Queen has had a number of chart-topping hits. Queen tribute act, God Save the Queen, fronted by Freddie Mercury...

January 6th, 2017 updated: January 6th, 2017. |