On the Books: ‘War Brides’ drags along for subpar read

On the Books: ‘War Brides’ drags along for subpar read

The term “war bride” typically referred to women during WWI and WWII who married soldiers from other countries. Helen Byron’s “...

June 26th, 2016 |  


Mele’s Musings: A FitBit to get a bit fit

Mele’s Musings: A FitBit to get a bit fit

I got a FitBit for Father’s Day, so I am hoping to get a bit fit.For the six of you who have not heard of this electronic geegaw, it is the late...

June 25th, 2016 updated: June 25th, 2016. |  


Dallas Lions Club awards book scholarships

Dallas Lions Club awards book scholarships

The Dallas Lions Club honored Alexa Dosiak and Joshua Frankevich with $500 Book Scholarships. The awards were presented to them at a dinner meeting of...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Alternative country band Reckless Kelly comes to F.M. Kirby Center Oct. 27

Alternative country band Reckless Kelly comes to F.M. Kirby Center Oct. 27

WILKES-BARRE — Texas-based alternative country band Reckless Kelly performs at 8 p.m. Oct. 27 at the F.M. Kirby Center, 71 Public Square, as par...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s Motionless in White signs deal with Roadrunner label

Scranton/Wilkes-Barre’s Motionless in White signs deal with Roadrunner label

SCRANTON/WILKES-BARRE — Metalcore band on the rise, Motionless in White announced today they’ve signed with Roadrunner Records.In a statem...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Mele’s Musings: Yeah, the kids are all right

Mele’s Musings: Yeah, the kids are all right

New York City’s subway system is a microcosm — or Petri dish, depending on your view — of humanity.Nowhere was this more evident tha...

June 24th, 2016 |  


Exeter tribute artist Jimmy Tighe remembers Elvis Presley with respect

Exeter tribute artist Jimmy Tighe remembers Elvis Presley with respect

For Elvis Presley tribute artist, Jimmy Tighe, impersonating “The King” is not about recognition or accolades. It’s about paying hom...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Exhibit Listings: June 24 to 30, 2016

THIS WEEK: June 24 to 30, 2016Arts on the Beach, an exhibit by painters Bonnie Covaleski and Lorraine P. Elias along with vendors, basket raffles and ...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Kids Listings: June 24 to 30, 2016

THIS WEEK: June 24 to 30, 2016Relive the Magic of Harry Potter, events and activities, contests, coloring stations, Owl Post Postcard, giveaways, Harr...

June 23rd, 2016 |  


Outdoors Listings: June 24 to 30, 2016

Outdoors Listings: June 24 to 30, 2016

THIS WEEK: June 24 to 30, 2016Inspired by the River: An Artist River Tour, a leisurely six-mile paddle on a scenic stretch of the Susquehanna River fr...

June 23rd, 2016 |