Northeast Pennsylvania’s holiday rockers celebrate 15 years

Northeast Pennsylvania’s holiday rockers celebrate 15 years

PITTSTON — Trans-Siberian Orchestra isn’t the only arena-style Christmas music performers. Northeastern Pennsylvania has its own homegrown...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Anthracite Model Railroad Society’s display offers view of past

Anthracite Model Railroad Society’s display offers view of past

HAZLE TWP. — Guests at the Anthracite Model Railroad Society’s Holiday Open House can get a glimpse of a miniaturized version of local his...

November 28th, 2016 |  


State Rep. Tarah Toohil testifies against former state AG Kathleen Kane

State Rep. Tarah Toohil testifies against former state AG Kathleen Kane

A hearing on the conduct of former state Attorney General Kathleen Kane included testimony from a local state Representative.State Rep. Tarah Toohil, ...

November 14th, 2016 |  


State Rep. Tarah Toohil wins re-election

State Rep. Tarah Toohil wins re-election

HAZLETON — State Rep. Tarah Toohil secured another term in the state House, handily defeating Democratic challenger Gary Gregory in Tuesday̵...

November 8th, 2016 updated: November 9th, 2016. |  


Crashes in Hazleton area injure several and snarl traffic

Crashes in Hazleton area injure several and snarl traffic

HAZLETON — Several early morning vehicle crashes on Thursday resulted in multiple injuries, an extended interstate traffic tie-up and lots of wo...

November 3rd, 2016 |  


Hazleton council mulls long-term financial plan

Hazleton council mulls long-term financial plan

HAZLETON — Faced with possibilities of taking out a loan and raising taxes in a city that is losing residents, the Hazleton council on Tuesday h...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Wilkes-Barre/Scranton ranks no. 1 in real-life ‘haunted’ houses

Wilkes-Barre/Scranton ranks no. 1 in real-life ‘haunted’ houses

It may be near Halloween, but you don’t have to look far around these parts to find a haunted house.Lawnstarter.com, a website which covers vari...

October 13th, 2016 |  


Police: Man driving under the influence causes accident; 1 sent to hospital

Police: Man driving under the influence causes accident; 1 sent to hospital

HAZLETON — An accident between a car and pedestrian sent a woman to a hospital Thursday afternoon.According to police, Jose M. German Santos, 42...

October 6th, 2016 |  


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. |