Lackawanna County Sentences
Donald Race, 48, 403 Smith St., Dunmore, 4-8 years' state prison, four years' probation, $95 in restitution for receiving stolen property and resisting arrest.
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Building handyman arrested for buglarizing apartments
A building handyman stole nearly $15,000 in cash, jewelry and tools from apartments in a Dunmore complex where he worked, police said.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Tue Aug 12, 2014
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Kids ride Steamtown train free to Carbondale
The excursion is free for children 12 and under. Adult tickets are $5. Tickets for senior citizens age 65 and over are $4.
Mon Aug 11, 2014
UFO lore still hovers over Carbondale
On a chilly Saturday night in November 1974, three teenage boys lit up a Carbondale silt pond and sparked a UFO legend that still glows 40 years later.
Tickets added Carbondale train excursion
Two more passenger cars have been added for Saturday's excursion to Carbondale's Ethnic Heritage Festival, making 120 more tickets available.
Celebration planned for 40-year-old 'suburban legend'
The regatta to support the Route 6 Task Force on Tourism is just one of many events during Pioneer Nights - Ethnic Heritage Festival slated for Wednesday, Thursday and Friday from 5 p.m. to midnight; and Saturday from 10 a.m. to midnight.
Sat Aug 09, 2014
Neighbor who helped woman escape from burning home worried about arsons
Tom Warnock does not know what woke him up early Friday morning. It could have been anticipation that his baby boy would probably arrive that day.
The Citizens' Voice
Man saves woman from burning home, then rushes in-labor wife to hospital
MICHAEL J. MULLEN / TIMES-SHAMROCK State police fire marshals John Chervanka and Jason Mills examine the area between two houses that burned in a fire Friday in Carbondale.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Reaction After Man Arrested For Bank/Gerrity's Bomb Threats
Federal authorities said McBride threatened to blow up Gerrity's on Meadow Avenue in Scranton and three banks in Lackawanna County last month, unless money was placed outside for him in a bag.
Large early morning fire hits two Carbondale homes
A large fire ripped through two homes early this morning, destroying one and damaging another, Fire Chief Chris Pezak said.
Wed Aug 06, 2014
COLTS Ordered To Pay Back State
The County of Lackawanna Transit System has been ordered to pay the state nearly $6 million.
Mon Aug 04, 2014
Free train ride for kids
The Lackawanna Heritage Valley's Heritage Explorer program will return on Saturday, Aug. 16, with an excursion to Carbondale's Pioneer Days Ethnic Heritage Festival.
Fri Aug 01, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Scranton mayor signs commuter tax
Scranton Mayor Bill Courtright on Friday signed legislation enacting a 0.75 percent commuter tax, but taxpayers who will have to foot the bill may not go down without a legal fight.
Man on motorized scooter cited for being disorderly
Police cited a man using a motorized scooter for being disorderly and yelling at a group of people sitting outside Thursday.
Wed Jul 30, 2014
World War II Hero, Carbondale Native Honored With Statue
A man who served his country and became known as a World War II hero has been honored in his hometown in Lackawanna County.