My Corner, Your Corner: I’ve become a cord cutter

My Corner, Your Corner: I’ve become a cord cutter

It’s time to cut the cord – or at least attempt to.Last week, I made a decision to move away from my satellite TV by suspending my account...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Former Sunday Dispatch pressmanJames ‘Spot’ O’Donnell recalls working with newspaper’s founders

Former Sunday Dispatch pressmanJames ‘Spot’ O’Donnell recalls working with newspaper’s founders

Even though it’s been 30 years since James “Spot” O’Donnell retired as a pressman from the Sunday Dispatch, he looks back at h...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Matters of Faith: Greater Pittston church listings for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

Matters of Faith: Greater Pittston church listings for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

Christian and Missionary Alliance317 Luzerne Ave., West Pittston570-654-2500 or [email protected]: www.cmawp.comWednesday ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church selling pizza trays, soups, pirohi Fridays during Lent

St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church selling pizza trays, soups, pirohi Fridays during Lent

PITTSTON — St. Michael’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 205 N. Main St., will hold pizza and soup sales Fridays during Lent. Baked pizzas are ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Friendly Sons of St. Patrick donate $5,000 check towards John F. Kenendy statue

Friendly Sons of St. Patrick donate $5,000 check towards John F. Kenendy statue

PITTSTON — The Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick presented a $5,000 check to the John F. Kennedy Statue Committee to assist in plans...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Pittston ‘Candidates for Progress’ hold meet and greet Feb. 15, outline platform

Pittston ‘Candidates for Progress’ hold meet and greet Feb. 15, outline platform

PITTSTON — It’s election season in Pittston and, on Wednesday night, a familiar face in the mayoral race took the podium to outline his pl...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Greater Pittston library news for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

Greater Pittston library news for the week of Feb. 19, 2017

PITTSTON MEMORIAL LIBRARYDental hygiene program is Feb. 20PITTSTON — An information presentation from dental hygenist Susan Smith, from Dr. Walk...

February 17th, 2017 |  


Local Chatter: Greater Pittston Residents partake in service trips with King’s College

Local Chatter: Greater Pittston Residents partake in service trips with King’s College

Students participate in service trips through King’s CollegeWILKES-BARRE — King’s College students Andrew Coco, Exeter, and Allison ...

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


Sunshine, warmer temperatures expected this weekend

Sunshine, warmer temperatures expected this weekend

It’s going to feel a lot like spring this weekend, as sunshine and temperatures in the 50s are predicted.The National Weather Service indicated ...

February 17th, 2017 |  


PennDOT official: State making progress on structurally deficient bridges

PennDOT official: State making progress on structurally deficient bridges

A new report calls for more investment on bridge repairs, saying 2106 federal transportation data revealed motorists travel across the nation’s ...

February 16th, 2017 |