On the ‘heels’ of a successful Gentlemen’s Dash

On the ‘heels’ of a successful Gentlemen’s Dash

After months of collecting donations and practicing running in heels, the 2016 Paint Pittston Pink Gentlemen’s Dash has come and gone.The event,...

October 12th, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Paint Pittston Pink reminds me to be thankful

My Corner, Your Corner: Paint Pittston Pink reminds me to be thankful

Hats off to Paint Pittston Pink founder Barbara Sciandra and her team for what looks like another great campaign for breast cancer research this year....

October 7th, 2016 updated: October 7th, 2016. |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Life isn’t always a breeze for Rev. James Breese of the First Baptist Church in Pittston

My Corner, Your Corner: Life isn’t always a breeze for Rev. James Breese of the First Baptist Church in Pittston

Sunday, Sept. 25 was a glorious day — the sun was shining, the sky was deep blue and the First Baptist Church in Pittston held a double celebrat...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Peeking into the Past: Remains of 30 Pittston World War II soldiers returned to U.S. by 1948

Peeking into the Past: Remains of 30 Pittston World War II soldiers returned to U.S. by 1948

1948 – 68 Years AgoAfter the end of World War II, the bodies of the many of those killed in action were buried in temporary military cemeteries ...

September 30th, 2016 |  


Beyond the Byline: I do look ‘dashing’ in heels

Beyond the Byline: I do look ‘dashing’ in heels

I have three forms of footwear — sneakers, flip flops and bed slippers. Soon, I will add high heels to that repertoire.The heels will not a perm...

September 29th, 2016 updated: September 29th, 2016. |  


Letter to the Editor: Yatesville Bocce League thanks sponsors

Letter to the Editor: Yatesville Bocce League thanks sponsors

Dear Editor:The 2016 Yatesville Bocce tournament held Sunday, Sept. 25 was a huge success thanks to our many faithful sponsors and especially the Boro...

September 29th, 2016 |  


Yatesville resident pens poem about new friend

Yatesville resident pens poem about new friend

Ol’ Beady EyesThere it was all black and shiny,with a touch of dirt making its skin somewhat grimy.He lay very still and didn’t make a sou...

September 29th, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: Stress isn’t just for adults anymore

My Corner, Your Corner: Stress isn’t just for adults anymore

It seems there is so much more stress in the world today than in years past.I don’t know why, other than the world is so convoluted with all of ...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Letter to the Editor: Bartoli family appreciates Pittston Area community

Dear Editor:Eighteen years ago, a little girl named Ellie was born. We learned Ellie wasn’t going to be like everyone else. People told us her l...

September 23rd, 2016 |  


My Corner, Your Corner: It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn

My Corner, Your Corner: It’s beginning to look a lot like autumn

There’s a change in the air.The days are getting shorter and the hot weather has become succumb to cooler, more comfortable temperatures. Humidi...

September 17th, 2016 |