Jazz in July Along the River moved to Downtown Arts in Wilkes-Barre

Jazz in July Along the River moved to Downtown Arts in Wilkes-Barre

The Riverfront Parks Committee has announced that tonight’s Jazz in July performance, which was scheduled to take place at the River Common Park...

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


Acclaimed singer-songwriter Peter Cetera to play Misericordia arts festival

Acclaimed singer-songwriter Peter Cetera to play Misericordia arts festival

The last two years have brought career honors and frustrations for Peter Cetera, but the former founding member of Chicago and successful solo songwri...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Life Deconstructed: The hospital king, the court jester and Nurse Ratched

Life Deconstructed: The hospital king, the court jester and Nurse Ratched

It’s been a rough couple of weeks.Papa Smurf (my father) has had a few scary episodes. He’s been feeling dizzy and faint over the last few...

July 27th, 2017 |  


80-year-old Army veteran Kenneth Spencer proudly displays flags, eagles

80-year-old Army veteran Kenneth Spencer proudly displays flags, eagles

DALLAS — For Kenneth Spencer, an eagle is more than a majestic bird.“It’s America,” he said. “I love my flags, and I lov...

July 27th, 2017 |  


Amos Lee cancels Sunday performance at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

Amos Lee cancels Sunday performance at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — The F.M. Kirby Center announced today that folk and soul artist Amos Lee will no longer perform Sunday at the downtown theater.&#...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Amish Cook: With family about to grow, it’s time to freeze and can extra

Amish Cook: With family about to grow, it’s time to freeze and can extra

We have some delightful news!Things have been shifting a bit around here. I don’t have all the energy I used to have. Food doesn’t always ...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Crispy shrimp tacos feature coleslaw, chipotle cream, baked tortillas

Crispy shrimp tacos feature coleslaw, chipotle cream, baked tortillas

From taco trucks to Mexican restaurants, tacos are just about everywhere these days. And why not? A taco is exactly as handy, versatile and filling as...

July 26th, 2017 |  


Earth, Wind and Fire tribute act Shining Star to perform in Wilkes-Barre

Earth, Wind and Fire tribute act Shining Star to perform in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Shining Star, a tribute to Earth, Wind and Fire will perform at 8 p.m. Sept. 23 at the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square.The ou...

July 25th, 2017 |  


Brit Floyd brings Immersion World Tour to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

Brit Floyd brings Immersion World Tour to F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre

WILKES-BARRE — Equipped with a lavish new stage show, Brit Floyd will keep the legacy of Pink Floyd alive with a performance at the F.M. Kirby C...

July 25th, 2017 updated: July 25th, 2017. |  


To your health: Gluteal amnesia or dead butt syndrome very real problem

To your health: Gluteal amnesia or dead butt syndrome very real problem

It amazes me how widespread the ads for pharmaceuticals, medical devices and procedures are in magazines, TV and radio these days.I dare you … g...

July 25th, 2017 |