Still no letter from ex-Newport Township manager

NEWPORT TWP. — Friday marked a week since Newport Township manager Richard Zika turned in his keys and told three supervisors he was resigning.P...

April 15th, 2016 updated: April 18th, 2016. |  


Newport Township left without township manager

NEWPORT TWP. — Township manager Richard Zika abruptly resigned Friday.Paul Czapracki, chairman of the township’s board of supervisors, con...

April 11th, 2016 updated: April 11th, 2016. |  


LCCC Cares Community Fair held in Nanticoke

LCCC Cares Community Fair held in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — While April snow showers dampened attendance at the first annual Luzerne County Community College Cares Community Fair, it did not i...

April 9th, 2016 |  


Paper shredding event scheduled for Saturday morning in Nanticoke

Paper shredding event scheduled for Saturday morning in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Looking to get rid of some old papers but worried about identity theft? If you live in State Rep. Gerald Mullery, D-Nanticoke’...

April 8th, 2016 |  


Trespassing check leads to marijuana arrest in Nanticoke

Trespassing check leads to marijuana arrest in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — A 29-year-old man was charged in connection with two counts possession of marijuana when police discovered him and another person in...

April 6th, 2016 |  


LCCC property swap made offical

LCCC property swap made offical

NANTICOKE — The final piece of Luzerne County Community College’s Francis S. and Mary Gill Carrozza, R.N. Health Sciences Center is finall...

April 1st, 2016 |  


Espy Street-Middle Road intersection closure begins Monday in Nanticoke

Espy Street-Middle Road intersection closure begins Monday in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Residents in the Hanover section of the city are unhappy with the Pennsylvania Department of Transportation’s plan to close Es...

March 30th, 2016 updated: March 31st, 2016. |  


Some Luzerne County school districts hit ‘crisis’ mode with lack of funding due to state budget battle

Some Luzerne County school districts hit ‘crisis’ mode with lack of funding due to state budget battle

HANOVER TWP. — Luzerne County schools aren’t standing alone against Gov. Tom Wolf in a budget battle that threatens their closure because ...

March 21st, 2016 updated: March 22nd, 2016. |  


Glen Lyon residents upset by ‘distressed’ status report

Glen Lyon residents upset by ‘distressed’ status report

NEWPORT TWP. — Thanks to a recent Washington, D.C., think tank study on economic data, a local community in Newport Township is getting unwanted...

March 20th, 2016 updated: March 20th, 2016. |  


Newport Township residents and volunteers come together for Great American Cleanup

Newport Township residents and volunteers come together for Great American Cleanup

NEWPORT TWP. — Residents of Newport Township and the surrounding areas came together on Saturday to make sure Pennsylvania stays beautiful.About...

March 19th, 2016 |