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 |  


Lottery Numbers for Thursday, April 28

Lottery Numbers for Thursday, April 28

Midday Drawing: Pick 2: 0-9Pick 3: 2-8-5Pick 4: 0-8-4-7Pick 5: 3-8-2-2-6Treasure Hunt: 02-16-19-23-29Evening DrawingPick 2: 8-2Pick 3: 6-4-1Pick 4: 7-...

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Kingston Historical Society highlights wrestling history

Kingston Historical Society highlights wrestling history

KINGSTON — The Kingston Historical Society hosted area former wrestlers and coaches from Kingston High School, Central Catholic High School and ...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Teen birth rate hits all-time low

The birth rate among American teenagers, at crisis levels in the 1990s, has fallen to an all-time low, according to an analysis released Thursday by t...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Court filing seeking action against Powell, Powell Law withdrawn in “Kids for Cash” case

Court filing seeking action against Powell, Powell Law withdrawn in “Kids for Cash” case

Attorneys representing juveniles and parents in the “Kids for Cash” case have withdrawn a court action filed earlier this week that asked ...

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Calling the SWAT team on your neighbor could soon carry a 20-year prison sentence

WASHINGTON — A potentially lethal form of prank-calling could soon be banned with stiffer penalties under a piece of legislation that just passe...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Tax sale halts demolition of W-B nuisance home, angering neighbors

Tax sale halts demolition of W-B nuisance home, angering neighbors

WILKES-BARRE — After years of living across from a raccoon- and rat-infested eyesore, Taft Street resident Jim Burden finally had a glimmer of h...

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Candy’s Place Rainbow Walk, set for May 7 at Kirby Park, brings cancer survivors and their supporters together

Candy’s Place Rainbow Walk, set for May 7 at Kirby Park, brings cancer survivors and their supporters together

FORTY FORT — Candy’s Place, a Wellness Center, is abuzz with preparations for its upcoming Rainbow Walk, the organization’s largest ...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Despite sprinkles, Montgomery Avenue Elementary School students ‘Drop Everything and Read’

Despite sprinkles, Montgomery Avenue Elementary School students ‘Drop Everything and Read’

WEST PITTSTON — Students at the Montgomery Avenue Elementary School celebrated Thursday as the month of April signifies National Drop Everything...

April 28th, 2016 |  


Wycallis Elementary School principal finds himself in sticky situation

Wycallis Elementary School principal finds himself in sticky situation

DALLAS TWP. — Wycallis Elementary School Principal Brian Bradshaw was duct-taped and suspended from a gymnasium wall Thursday morning.Bradshaw w...

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