Officially a problem: High school referees aging; replacements hard to find

Officially a problem: High school referees aging; replacements hard to find

For the most part, the game was played without controversy.There was a technical foul, along with a couple of calls that brought grumbling from a few ...

March 26th, 2017 updated: March 26th, 2017. |  


Warmer temperatures and rain expected in the Wyoming Valley; NWS warns of flooding

Warmer temperatures and rain expected in the Wyoming Valley; NWS warns of flooding

Warmer temperatures can be expected in the Wyoming Valley into next week.The National Weather Service indicated it was 43 degrees as of 7:54 a.m. at t...

March 25th, 2017 |  


Perry seeking Luzerne County Council seat

Perry seeking Luzerne County Council seat

Chris Perry, of Fairview Township, has announced his run for Luzerne County Council.Perry, 67, majored in biology at Bloomsburg University, graduating...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Wyoming Area School Board will recognize Walmart Foundation at March 28 meeting

Wyoming Area School Board will recognize Walmart Foundation at March 28 meeting

EXETER — Walmart is stocked with a number of everyday needs, from boxers and briefs to kitchen sinks. But when the needs of community organizati...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Pittston Area School District students participate in regional math competition

Pittston Area School District students participate in regional math competition

YATESVILLE — Pittston Area School District Mathcounts students finished in third place in Keystone Northeast Chapter’s Mathcounts competit...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Pittston YMCA employee Madeline Dworak credited with saving member’s life

Pittston YMCA employee Madeline Dworak credited with saving member’s life

PLAINS TWP. — Celebrating 100 years of local service, the American Red Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania honored 19 individuals for their heroi...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Greater Pittston Historical Society presenting ‘Pittston History Day’ on April 22

Greater Pittston Historical Society presenting ‘Pittston History Day’ on April 22

PITTSTON — The Greater Pittston Historical Society will host “Pittston History Day” from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, April 22 at the Pi...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Corpus Christi Parish’s Holy Name Society hosts annual breakfast April 2

Corpus Christi Parish’s Holy Name Society hosts annual breakfast April 2

The Corpus Christi Holy Name Society’s 32nd annual father/son/daughter breakfast will be held in the church hall following 7:30 a.m. Mass Sunday...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Fundraisier to help pay for Wyoming Area tennis court repairs is April 8 in Jenkins Township

Fundraisier to help pay for Wyoming Area tennis court repairs is April 8 in Jenkins Township

JENKINS TWP. — Tiffany Callaio has two missions every year — to coach a winning tennis season and raise money toward refurbishing the Wyom...

March 24th, 2017 |  


Greater Pittston dancers participate in Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre’s 10th anniversary to benefit charities

Greater Pittston dancers participate in Dance Theatre of Wilkes-Barre’s 10th anniversary to benefit charities

WILKES-BARRE — Anthony and Danielle Bruno have always wanted to learn to dance with each other. When their good friend Gina Malsky approached th...

March 24th, 2017 updated: March 24th, 2017. |