Twenty-nine properties sold in Luzerne County back-tax auction

Twenty-nine properties sold in Luzerne County back-tax auction

Kingston resident Ashrakat Shehadeh bought three Wilkes-Barre properties in Thursday’s Luzerne County back-tax auction, saying she wants to be p...

April 27th, 2017 |  


No stone left unturned to uncover Pittston’s history

No stone left unturned to uncover Pittston’s history

PITTSTON — Everything from an Indian spearhead dating back to 7000 BC to a checkered flag that once signaled cars crossing the finish line at Bo...

April 27th, 2017 |  


11th annual Solemn Mass and Devotions held at St. Maria Goretti Church in Laflin

11th annual Solemn Mass and Devotions held at St. Maria Goretti Church in Laflin

LAFLIN — An hour before Mass began, the parking lot at St. Maria Goretti Church was almost full. Just outside the main church, lines of people w...

April 27th, 2017 |  


PEEKING INTO THE PAST: News of John C. Kehoe’s death spread rapidly

PEEKING INTO THE PAST: News of John C. Kehoe’s death spread rapidly

Question:In 1947, if a driver left Scranton at 7:30 a.m. how could they arrive in Exeter at 7:10 a.m.?1947 - 70 Years AgoAn advertisement in the Sunda...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Moose Lodge 1207 holds in West Pittston Easter Egg Hunt

Moose Lodge 1207 holds in West Pittston Easter Egg Hunt

WEST PITTSTON — The Moose Lodge 1207 held an Easter Egg Hunt at its facility April 8 with 42 children were in attendance. The event also include...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Pittston Area Senior High School third quarter honor roll

Pittston Area Senior High School third quarter honor roll

YATESVILLE — Pittston Area Senior High School Principal John Haas announces those students who have qualified for the honor roll for the third q...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Pittston Area Key Club and Pittston Kiwanis Club clean up Oak Street in Pittston Township

Pittston Area Key Club and Pittston Kiwanis Club clean up Oak Street in Pittston Township

The Pittston Kiwanis Club and Pittston Area Key Club members picked up litter from Oak Street in Pittston Township recently as part of Earth Day activ...

April 27th, 2017 |  


West Pittston Crime Watch holds Easter Egg Hunt

West Pittston Crime Watch holds Easter Egg Hunt

The West Pittston Crime Watch recently held its first Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 12 and younger. Over 200 children participated and four bicylc...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Exeter Lions Club holds Night at the Races

Exeter Lions Club holds Night at the Races

The Exeter Lions Club recently held its Night at the Races in the gym of Wyoming Area Catholic School and raised funds to help the community. In photo...

April 27th, 2017 |  


Students from Holy Rosary School in Duryea assemble and donate Easter baskets

Students from Holy Rosary School in Duryea assemble and donate Easter baskets

The sixth-grade class of Holy Rosary School spread Easter spirit by assembling and donating candy baskets to children in need. Through the generosity ...

April 27th, 2017 |