Tonys audience largest since 2001

Tonys audience largest since 2001

NEW YORK — The wild popularity of “Hamilton” on Broadway translated into huge bump in ratings for the Tony Awards — the CBS...

June 13th, 2016 |  


DISH Network subscribers could lose ABC affiliate WNEP-TV, Newswatch 16

DISH Network subscribers could lose ABC affiliate WNEP-TV, Newswatch 16

MOOSIC — Subscribers to DISH Network could lose access to local ABC affiliate WNEP-TV, starting Sunday evening if a new contract isn’t sig...

June 9th, 2016 |  


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 |