Maria Remembers: Recalling my relationship with the Sunday Dispatch

Maria Remembers: Recalling my relationship with the Sunday Dispatch

There were two newspapers in our house. The Times Leader Evening News that was delivered daily and which Papa read faithfully. My interest in the dail...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Life Deconstructed: No more cooking in this corner

Life Deconstructed: No more cooking in this corner

First comes love; then comes marriage; then comes the cooking ban.I remember the exact moment. We’d just returned from dropping off my youngest ...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Nutrition Corner: Make your own cleaning supplies to tidy up your home

Nutrition Corner: Make your own cleaning supplies to tidy up your home

The days are a bit longer and we can see a few more areas in our homes that might need a little attention. Finding the right cleaner is half the battl...

February 22nd, 2017 |  


Happy birthday Sarah Piasecki!

Happy birthday Sarah Piasecki!

Sarah Piasecki, daughter of Leo and Marie Piasecki, Duryea, is celebrating her fifth birthday today, Feb. 20, 2017. She is the granddaughter of Leon a...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Hughestown Lions Club hosts Upper Valley Eye Bank

Hughestown Lions Club hosts Upper Valley Eye Bank

The Hughestown Lions Club hosted the Upper Valley Eye Bank meeting and presented a donation. At the presentation, from left, are: Steve Vitek, secreta...

February 20th, 2017 |  


Pittston resident receives Spirit of Holy Cross Award

Pittston resident receives Spirit of Holy Cross Award

Anne Noone, a Pittston resident who has served in various positions at King’s College since 1966, was selected to receive the Spirit of Holy Cro...

February 18th, 2017 |  


Life Deconstructed: Dear diary, If I could turn back time …

Life Deconstructed: Dear diary, If I could turn back time …

Last week, as I was searching the asylum high and low, trying to locate my missing orthotics, (seriously), I came across the best thing ever: my high ...

February 16th, 2017 |  


Nutrition Corner: Stay active to keep healthy

Nutrition Corner: Stay active to keep healthy

The daylight is now getting just a bit longer. It is a great time to get motivated to be more active if you have not already. New Year resolutions mig...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Ziti dinner at West Wyoming Hose Co No. 1

Ziti dinner at West Wyoming Hose Co No. 1

West Wyoming Hose Co No. 1 will host a ziti dinner 4-7 p.m. Feb. 18, at the Banquet Hall of West Wyoming Hose Co. #1, 926 Shoemaker Ave., West Wyoming...

February 13th, 2017 updated: February 13th, 2017. |  


Taryn Ashby’s scoring spree leads Pittston Area girls past Coughlin

Taryn Ashby’s scoring spree leads Pittston Area girls past Coughlin

WILKES-BARRE – The late-game focus shifted elsewhere, but Taryn Ashby’s scoring spree dominated the early stages of Monday’s Wyoming...

February 11th, 2017 updated: February 12th, 2017. |