DNC 2016: Pennsylvania Sanders delegate urges colleagues to support Clinton

DNC 2016: Pennsylvania Sanders delegate urges colleagues to support Clinton

PHILADELPHIA — The Pennsylvania Delegation didn’t get to hear Sen. Bernie Sanders or actor Danny Glover on Wednesday morning, but they sho...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


Bugs help young women learn

Bugs help young women learn

WILKES-BARRE — The sowbugs were actually crustaceans more akin to shrimp than insects, the mealworms were actually larva of beetles, but the ear...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Thursday’s Schedule

DNC 2016: Thursday’s Schedule

Thursday’s council and caucus meetings include:• Women’s Caucus• LGBTQ Caucus• Senior Council• Rural CouncilAll se...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


Luzerne County sending bills to recipients of incorrect homestead tax break

Luzerne County sending bills to recipients of incorrect homestead tax break

A controversy that erupted more than a year ago over homestead tax breaks wrongly granted to some Luzerne County property owners is nearing resolution...

July 27th, 2016 |  


DNC 2016: What They’re Saying

DNC 2016: What They’re Saying

“It was truly surreal on a number of levels.”- Spencer Dirrig, Ohio delegate, on Hillary Clinton formally receiving the Democratic nominat...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Scranton mayor working to get city prepared for candidate’s visits

DNC 2016: Scranton mayor working to get city prepared for candidate’s visits

PHILADELPHIA — Scranton Mayor Bill Courtright is a delegate to the Democratic National Convention, but even though he is attending the DNC, his ...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

DNC 2016: Many Sanders’ supporters still not on board Clinton train

PHILADELPHIA — After Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders made the motion to stop the roll call vote Tuesday night at the Democratic National Convention,...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Pennsylvania delegation stood up twice by scheduled speakers

DNC 2016: Pennsylvania delegation stood up twice by scheduled speakers

PHILADELPHIA — The Pennsylvania Delegation was stood up twice Wednesday by two scheduled speakers.U.S. Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont was suppos...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Delegates look for answers about gun issues

DNC 2016: Delegates look for answers about gun issues

PHILADELPHIA — Gun control has been in the news a lot in recent weeks following several incidents that have left several dead. Delegates from So...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |  


DNC 2016: Creating and protecting jobs, raising minimum wage key platform items

DNC 2016: Creating and protecting jobs, raising minimum wage key platform items

PHILADELPHIA — When you ask delegates from Pennsylvania, Ohio, South Carolina and everywhere else what the main issues are facing their home reg...

July 27th, 2016 updated: July 27th, 2016. |