Singer Sinead O’Connor, thought missing since Sunday, safely located

Singer Sinead O’Connor, thought missing since Sunday, safely located

More than 24 hours after she was reported missing, Irish singer/songwriter Sinead O’Connor has been safely located, according to police in a Chi...

May 16th, 2016 updated: May 16th, 2016. |  


Louis CK is coming to Mohegan Sun Arena in June

Louis CK is coming to Mohegan Sun Arena in June

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Comedian Louis C.K. is coming to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza on June 8.The comic, who was born Louis Szekely (the s...

May 9th, 2016 |  


Chubby Checker has audience doo-wopping Saturday in Wilkes-Barre

Chubby Checker has audience doo-wopping Saturday in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — A doo-wop show at the F.M. Kirby Center drew nearly 1,400 on Saturday night to twist, shout and sing along to sounds of the ̵...

May 8th, 2016 |  


End of an era: This weekend’s circus is last dance for elephants at ‘The Greatest Show on Earth’

End of an era: This weekend’s circus is last dance for elephants at ‘The Greatest Show on Earth’

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Those who attended opening night of Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey’s CircusXtreme at Mohegan Sun Arena on Thur...

April 28th, 2016 updated: April 28th, 2016. |  


Former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley released from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

Former KISS guitarist Ace Frehley released from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital

WILKES-BARRE — Former KISS lead guitarist Ace Frehley has been released from Wilkes-Barre General Hospital after suffering a bout of dehydration...

April 17th, 2016 |  


‘The Office’ actor Creed Bratton performing April 17 at Scranton Cultural Center

‘The Office’ actor Creed Bratton performing April 17 at Scranton Cultural Center

SCRANTON — On NBC’s “The Office,” fictional character Creed Bratton visited fictional paper company Dunder Mifflin’s fic...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Jack Black to portray Hazleton’s former ‘Polka King’ Jan Lewandowski in new film

Jack Black to portray Hazleton’s former ‘Polka King’ Jan Lewandowski in new film

Jan Lewandowski, the former “Polka King” who once called Hazleton home and fell from grace after being convicted of securities fraud, will...

March 10th, 2016 updated: March 10th, 2016. |  


Former member of WWE’s NXT developmental brand Bull James (Dempsey) scheduled to participate in Grand Slam Wrestling’s March 12 event at Moosic Youth Center

Former member of WWE’s NXT developmental brand Bull James (Dempsey) scheduled to participate in Grand Slam Wrestling’s March 12 event at Moosic Youth Center

MOOSIC — On March 12, Grand Slam Wrestling returned to Moosic Youth Center for its monthly show and Bull James, who wrestled in WWE’s NXT ...

March 10th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center announces return of comedian Kevin James

Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center announces return of comedian Kevin James

WILKES-BARRE — Comedian Kevin James will perform Friday, June 24 at Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center.James, who began his career as a stan...

February 9th, 2016 updated: February 9th, 2016. |  


Popovich Comedy Pet Theater coming April 5 to Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

Popovich Comedy Pet Theater coming April 5 to Wilkes-Barre’s F.M. Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — Popovich Comedy Pet Theater, an all-ages show blending the physical comedy of Gregory Popovich with his 30-plus pets, will visit ...

February 1st, 2016 |