Diocese of Scranton Annual Appeal tops $5 million goal

Diocese of Scranton Annual Appeal tops $5 million goal

SCRANTON — The Diocese of Scranton’s premier money raising event, the Annual Appeal, topped the $5 million goal, and diocesan officials th...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Pilarz returning to head University of Scranton

Pilarz returning to head University of Scranton

SCRANTON — The predecessor will become the successor at the University of Scranton, where Board of Trustee Chair Lawrence Lynch announced Tuesda...

May 17th, 2017 |  


More than two weeks later, Con-ui jury selection nearing halfway point

More than two weeks later, Con-ui jury selection nearing halfway point

SCRANTON — Thirty-three of a targeted 70 prospective jurors have been pre-qualified in the capital murder case of Jessie Con-ui as the now weeks...

May 17th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Diocese of Scranton sells the former St. Pius X Seminary

Diocese of Scranton sells the former St. Pius X Seminary

At its peak, the Diocese of Scranton housed 120 men training for the priesthood at St. Pius X Seminary — current Bishop Joseph Bambera studied t...

May 15th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections May 1-4: food being stored on the floor leads to ‘out of compliance’

Lackawanna restaurant inspections May 1-4: food being stored on the floor leads to ‘out of compliance’

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

May 14th, 2017 updated: May 17th, 2017. |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 25-28: buildup of old food, uncleaned cooking vessels

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 25-28: buildup of old food, uncleaned cooking vessels

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

May 7th, 2017 |  


Area actress, singer to perform at Lincoln Center in New York City

Area actress, singer to perform at Lincoln Center in New York City

Some people wait a lifetime for the chance to perform at the Lincoln Center in New York City. For Sarah Burke, that opportunity is coming early in her...

April 29th, 2017 updated: April 30th, 2017. |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 13-19: expired ServeSafe and mold-like substances

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

April 23rd, 2017 updated: April 23rd, 2017. |  


Tattoo lovers gather in Scranton for convention

Tattoo lovers gather in Scranton for convention

SCRANTON — Tattoo artists and enthusiasts alike gathered at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center on Friday night for the opening night of t...

April 21st, 2017 |  


Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 7 – 12: one establishment failed to follow boil water advisory

Lackawanna restaurant inspections April 7 – 12: one establishment failed to follow boil water advisory

The following are recent Lackawanna County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “...

April 16th, 2017 |