Swoyersville native Tara Laskowski will read from ‘Bystanders,’ a collection of stories, June 17 at Osterhout Library

Swoyersville native Tara Laskowski will read from ‘Bystanders,’ a collection of stories, June 17 at Osterhout Library

WILKES-BARRE — Ruthie’s boyfriend takes her to a dilapidated railroad bridge and relates a bloody urban legend.Derek was so angry about hi...

May 25th, 2016 |  


John Mellencamp, Patti LaBelle highlight Kirby Center’s 2016-17 schedule

John Mellencamp, Patti LaBelle highlight Kirby Center’s 2016-17 schedule

WILKES-BARRE — As the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts enters its 30th year, Anne Rodella can sum up her feelings about the venue’...

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


Scranton’s Everhart Museum announces new executive director

Scranton’s Everhart Museum announces new executive director

SCRANTON — The Everhart Museum announced Aurore Giguet as the new executive director.Giguet was chosen through a rigorous national search and se...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Scranton’s Everhart Museum kicks of summer with 10th annual summer solstice party

Scranton’s Everhart Museum kicks of summer with 10th annual summer solstice party

SCRANTON — The Everhart Museum celebrates summer with its 10th annual summer solstice party themed “A Decade of Elegance” starting a...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley musicians perform in the raw at Songwriter’s Confessional in Wilkes-Barre

Wyoming Valley musicians perform in the raw at Songwriter’s Confessional in Wilkes-Barre

Take away the drums, electric guitars, keyboards and backup vocals, and you’re left with a songwriter, one artist and the songs he or she has cr...

May 25th, 2016 |  


Shavertown artist competes on “Ink Master” this summer

Shavertown artist competes on “Ink Master” this summer

Shavertown tattoo artist, Ryan Malarkey, announced yesterday via her Facebook page that she’ll be a contestant on the upcoming eighth season of ...

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


What’s Up, NEPA?/Good Eats!

GOOD EATS!Editor’s note: Send news for this space by noon Friday to [email protected] or by mail to Good Eats, The Times Leader, 15 N. Main St....

May 25th, 2016 |  


Fourth annual Susquehanna Breadown in Moosic delivers brilliant music, moving moments, family atmosphere

Fourth annual Susquehanna Breadown in Moosic delivers brilliant music, moving moments, family atmosphere

MOOSIC — Tents filled the lawn above the Pavilion at Montage Mountain, a rare sight that let those in attendance know something was different ab...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre power trio, Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen, finds chemistry with new music

Wilkes-Barre power trio, Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen, finds chemistry with new music

Although he’s had previous successes as a frontman and instrumentalist, Wilkes-Barre singer, songwriter and guitarist, Dustin Drevitch is just h...

May 24th, 2016 |  


Good food, good company attract Mary Babcock to Elmer Sudds in Wilkes-Barre

Good food, good company attract Mary Babcock to Elmer Sudds in Wilkes-Barre

Every Tuesday night during the collegiate school year, Mary Babcock sits in the same corner — near the dart board — at Elmer Sudds and has...

May 24th, 2016 |