‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

‘Miracle of Bethlehem’ performances draw hundreds to Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Admittedly, Jim Botsko once had second thoughts of portraying Jesus in the annual showing of “Miracle of Bethlehem” at t...

December 3rd, 2016 updated: December 3rd, 2016. |  


Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

Nanticoke police: Woman alerted bystanders to robbery by honking car horn

NANTICOKE — City police are asking residents to be especially cautious while shopping during the holiday season, noting a woman was robbed outsi...

December 1st, 2016 |  


Veterans honored at LCCC

Veterans honored at LCCC

NANTICOKE — Military personnel, family, friends and public were able to hear about the work of the Wilkes-Barre VA Medical Center at a Veterans ...

November 10th, 2016 |  


State Rep. Gerald Mullery successfully defends 119th District post

State Rep. Gerald Mullery successfully defends 119th District post

NEWPORT TWP. — Gerald Mullery won a fourth term in the state House of Representatives Tuesday, defeating Republican challenger Justin Behrens.Ac...

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


Proposed Nanticoke budget holds line on taxes

Proposed Nanticoke budget holds line on taxes

NANTICOKE — Mayor Richard Wiaterowski released a $5.5 million general fund budget proposal on Wednesday that has no tax hikes and a 1 percent in...

November 2nd, 2016 updated: November 3rd, 2016. |  


Newport Twp. officials unveil ATV/SUV combination vehicle to combat rough terrain

Newport Twp. officials unveil ATV/SUV combination vehicle to combat rough terrain

NEWPORT TWP. — The township police department, in conjunction with other local officials, revealed a new way to combat illegal dumping and gun r...

November 1st, 2016 updated: November 1st, 2016. |  


Nanticoke armed robbery case headed to higher court, 1 suspect still at large

Nanticoke armed robbery case headed to higher court, 1 suspect still at large

NANTICOKE — A man who allegedly confessed to robbing a convenience store in February to feed his heroin addiction waived armed robbery and other...

October 19th, 2016 |  


Eleven-year-old Cole McCafferty stumps for Trump in Nanticoke

Eleven-year-old Cole McCafferty stumps for Trump in Nanticoke

NANTICOKE — Standing in front of the coal miner statue on Kosciuszko and Main streets, which he claims to be a replica of his great-grandfather,...

October 11th, 2016 |  


Newport Twp. ordinance addresses peddling, soliciting

Newport Twp. ordinance addresses peddling, soliciting

NEWPORT TWP. — The board of commissioners unanimously passed a new ordinance Monday which involves peddling or soliciting in the township, a fir...

October 4th, 2016 updated: October 4th, 2016. |  


Fall festivities take over Hanover Twp’s Dundee Gardens during Pumpkinland

Fall festivities take over Hanover Twp’s Dundee Gardens during Pumpkinland

HANOVER TWP. — Before the Northeastern Pennsylvania landscape becomes a winter wonderland, Dundee Gardens is celebrating fall by turning its loc...

October 4th, 2016 updated: October 5th, 2016. |