Big Bad Voodoo Daddy starts Greater Hazleton Concert Series 2016-17 season

Big Bad Voodoo Daddy starts Greater Hazleton Concert Series 2016-17 season

HAZLETON — What did Greater Hazleton Concert Series need after celebrating their 80th season of performances? That swing. Without that swing, it...

September 12th, 2016 |  


Funfest 2016 honors first responders, other community heroes

Funfest 2016 honors first responders, other community heroes

HAZLETON — Those who protect and serve were recognized this weekend during Funfest 2016, Greater Hazleton’s annual street fair that featur...

September 12th, 2016 updated: September 12th, 2016. |  


Hazleton man arrested after pistol-whipping another man

Hazleton man arrested after pistol-whipping another man

HAZLETON — A city man faces multiple charges after he pistol-whipped another man Friday morning, police said.According to police, Juawawn Cooper...

September 9th, 2016 |  


Luzerne County DA assumes control of drug task force from AG’s office

Luzerne County DA assumes control of drug task force from AG’s office

WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis has assumed control of the Luzerne County Drug Task Force from the state Off...

August 23rd, 2016 updated: August 23rd, 2016. |  


Man bikes 5,000 miles, reunites with Army buddy in Mountain Top

Man bikes 5,000 miles, reunites with Army buddy in Mountain Top

MOUNTAIN TOP — Mark Sypeck and David “Kawika” Plummer sat together on the porch of Sypeck’s Mountain Top home, finishing each ...

August 21st, 2016 updated: August 21st, 2016. |  


Reversing the trend: Business is booming at the Laurel Mall in Hazle Township

Reversing the trend: Business is booming at the Laurel Mall in Hazle Township

HAZLE TWP. — Despite competition from the Wyoming Valley Mall and the Shoppes at Montage in Luzerne County, as well as the Schuylkill Mall in Sc...

August 17th, 2016 |  


New Coordinated Health facility in Hazle Twp. to be a ‘leverage point’ for new companies

New Coordinated Health facility in Hazle Twp. to be a ‘leverage point’ for new companies

HAZLE TWP. — It’s not competing; it’s collaborating.That’s the goal Dr. Emil Dilorio, CEO of Coordinated Health, wants to purs...

August 11th, 2016 |  


Camp Cadet opens children’s eyes to law enforcement

Camp Cadet opens children’s eyes to law enforcement

WHITE HAVEN — The 89 children spending the week at Camp Kresge split up into three groups on a rainy Wednesday morning.Some crawled through a sm...

August 10th, 2016 updated: August 10th, 2016. |  


Hazleton Historical Society, Alliance for Progress host tour, wine tasting

Hazleton Historical Society, Alliance for Progress host tour, wine tasting

HAZLETON — Finding the right home can be like finding the right partner; it could take a number of mistakes before the ideal match comes along. ...

July 29th, 2016 updated: July 29th, 2016. |  


Two shot in attempted armed robbery in Hazleton

Two shot in attempted armed robbery in Hazleton

HAZLETON — Two men shot each other on a narrow city street Monday night during an attempted robbery, police say.Officers responded at 9:49 p.m. ...

July 26th, 2016 updated: July 26th, 2016. |