‘Flea market on wheels’ to help church fix broken bell

‘Flea market on wheels’ to help church fix broken bell

PITTSTON — Nearly 20 vendors participated in a “Flea Market on Wheels” on Saturday at St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church....

May 27th, 2017 |  


Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

Gregg Allman, of The Allman Brothers Band, dies at age 69

SAVANNAH, Ga. — Music legend Gregg Allman, whose bluesy vocals and soulful touch on the Hammond B-3 organ helped propel the Allman Brothers Band...

May 27th, 2017 updated: May 27th, 2017. |  


Some rain expected over holiday weekend with sun peeking through Sunday

Some rain expected over holiday weekend with sun peeking through Sunday

Rain is predicted for the Wyoming Valley for the holiday weekend, but the sun will peek through the clouds at various points today and Sunday.The Nati...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Court battle continues over release of Powell’s financial information

Lawyers representing “Kids for Cash” suit plaintiffs have asked the court to order disgraced former attorney Robert Powell to produce requ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Local Chatter: Misericordia University student Danielle Spagnuolo, of Wyoming, awarded scholarship

Local Chatter: Misericordia University student Danielle Spagnuolo, of Wyoming, awarded scholarship

Spagnuolo awarded scholarship DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University junior speech language pathology major Danielle Spagnuolo, Wyoming, was rece...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Greater Pittston library news for the week of May 28, 2017

Greater Pittston library news for the week of May 28, 2017

PITTSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARYSummer hours begin May 27PITTSTON —The library announces the following hours for the summer season.• Mondays and ...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Clouds, chance of rain and thunderstorms expected this weekend

Clouds, chance of rain and thunderstorms expected this weekend

Rain is still predicted for the Wyoming Valley for the holiday weekend, but the chances have diminished slightly from earlier forecasts.The National W...

May 26th, 2017 |  


Wilkes-Barre man returning found WWII dog tag to soldier’s family

Wilkes-Barre man returning found WWII dog tag to soldier’s family

WILKES-BARRE — If it wasn’t for Facebook, the family of John Krall may have been missing his dog tag forever.Krall, a veteran of the U.S. ...

May 25th, 2017 updated: May 25th, 2017. |  


Luzerne County correctional officers to carry pepper spray

Luzerne County correctional officers to carry pepper spray

Luzerne County prison correctional officers are expected to start carrying pepper spray next week as a subduing option when inmates become confrontati...

May 25th, 2017 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Understand the true meaning of Memorial Day

My Corner, Your Corner: Understand the true meaning of Memorial Day

My job as a columnist is to entertain you, inform you, provoke thought, express feelings, bring you happy news and, sometimes, sad news.It’s not...

May 25th, 2017 |