Sunday Aug 24
Mayfield woman looks out for environment as ranger, volunteer
MICHAEL J. MULLEN/STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Her lifelong interest in nature and the environment has led Kayleigh Cornell to become a ranger for the state Department of Conservation and Natural Resources at Lackawanna State Park.
New Jersey Herald
FBI: Netcong bank targeted by Pa. man accused of bomb threats, robberies
A Scranton, Pa. man charged with telephone robbery demands and bomb threats in Pennsylvania and New York was also arrested for allegedly calling the Fulton Bank in Netcong with the same demands and threats last month, officials said.
City man charged in repeated phone threats
A Scranton man is accused of calling in robbery demands and bomb threats at a number of area banks - and bringing his teenage brother along for some of the crimes, prosecutors said Friday.
PW's Weekend Picks: Aug. 8-10
Yes, it's Back2Basics' triumphant return! King Britt and Dozia Blakey's iconic party - born in 1990 at Silk City, with a two-night-a-week model of a band joining DJs on a Monday and a straight-up dancefest on Saturday - is getting a revival at the new-and-improved Hard Rock Caf.
Lackawanna County gets first West Nile positive
The county has reported its first positive test result for the West Nile virus of 2014: a mosquito collected July 21 in Scranton's East Mountain section.