Swarzak goes the distance in RailRiders loss

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Anthony Swarzak became the first RailRiders pitcher this season to pitch into the eighth inning on Sunday as he tossed a compl...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Triathlon Tales: What I thought was an epic achievement put in perspective

Triathlon Tales: What I thought was an epic achievement put in perspective

April is over and I can put my first big test of 2016 in the rear view mirror.I had been told by several people that if I could complete a half marath...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Little League returns to Luzerne County

DALLAS — Champions from 11 states will return to Luzerne County in early August for the 9-10-year-old Little League Softball East Regional Champ...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Skwierz, Bell claim Cherry Blossom races

Skwierz, Bell claim Cherry Blossom races

WILKES-BARRE — Jeff Skwierz led a field of nearly 100 runners, capturing overall honors in the 42nd annual Cherry Blossom 5 Mile Foot Race on Su...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Penguins to play Bears in next round

Before the outcome of Sunday’s Game 5 between the Hershey Bears and Portland Pirates, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins were thinking the worst...

May 1st, 2016 |  


Trenton, T-Yanks have a historic Tuesday

Trenton, T-Yanks have a historic Tuesday

Last Tuesday was a huge day for Yankees farm teams as Double-A Trenton pitched a combined no-hitter against New Hampshire, and High-A Tampa walloped s...

April 30th, 2016 |  


RailRiders’ Chad Green not looking at win-loss record

RailRiders’ Chad Green not looking at win-loss record

During the 2015 season, Kyle Davies was the RailRiders starting pitcher who always seemed to run into hard luck. Despite putting up phenomenal numbers...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Wyoming Valley Adult Baseball Association gives area men chance to lace ‘em up once more

Wyoming Valley Adult Baseball Association gives area men chance to lace ‘em up once more

DURYEA — Cars begin to fill the parking spots. Men of different ages and physical statures emerge from them. Some are carrying bags containing t...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Caught on Camera

Caught on Camera

There’s something tranquil about a mallard duck. Perhaps it’s the deep green head that creates a calming effect as a mallard floats on the...

April 30th, 2016 |  


Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A poaching incident that should concern us all

Outdoors with Tom Venesky: A poaching incident that should concern us all

Usually when a major poaching ring is busted, outrage follows.And rightly so.People lament the loss of a majestic buck or massive black bear that was ...

April 30th, 2016 |