Friday Jul 25
Butterfly walk planned Sunday at Pocono Environmental Education Center
Ever since he was a small boy with binoculars, David Trently of Olyphant liked identifying the creatures flying around him.
Friday Jul 25
Cops: New burglary scheme uses app to disguise phone number
Scammers have been using a smart phone app to disguise their phone number and call borough residents to fish for burglary targets, Olyphant police suspect.
Tue Jul 22, 2014
Man charged for false business practices
The 34-year-old handyman demanded a large portion of a home-improvement project's cost upfront.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
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Fake Cops: How To Stay Safe
Troopers said last week, a man who had a fake badge , demanded a woman's license and registration.
Budget supports create uncertainty
The ink is barely dry on the new $29 billion state budget, but spending cuts or freezes to keep it balanced loom.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
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Heroin takes everything. Even a proper goodbye. When Tommy Dolan finally succumbed to his addiction in June 2012, his body wasn't discovered for 24 hours.
Fri Jul 18, 2014
Alleged Fake Cop Had Gun, Cuffs, Badges
State Police say Charles Zehel of Scranton pretended to be a cop when he pulled over a man on a motorcycle Monday along the Casey Highway .
Deputy sheriff waives DUI charges
A Lackawanna County deputy sheriff charged with threatening a man during a drunken-driving incident waived the charges to county court Thursday.
Thu Jul 17, 2014
Namedropper, July 17, 2014
Laurel Garden Club members gather at their Summer Garden Tour at Pat Coffey's home in Clarks Green.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Police: Man Pretending To Be Cop Pulls Over Vehicle
According to police, the man pulled up behind a driver on the Casey Highway near the Olyphant exit around 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Mon Jul 14, 2014
Queen City Nights draws large crowd to Olyphant
Assistant Chief Powell said more people attended the fourth annual festival on Thursday, Friday and Saturday than attended last year.
Fri Jul 11, 2014
Eddy Creek restoration will begin in spring 2015
A once-flowing creek that turned into a leaky slow trickle that carries acid mine drainage into the Lackawanna River is being restored.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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A turn-of-the-century factory that stood empty for years is getting a new life as luxury loft apartments.
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Ariel Bloomer, vocalist for the band Icon For Hire based in Decatur, Illinois, sings close to her fans on Wednesday during the Vans Warped Tour held at the Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Queen City Nights to get town hopping
To draw people to Olyphant and help out two local volunteer fire companies, a three-day celebration is taking over the downtown area.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
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Twenty yards behind a crowd of people toting cameras and maps, Theresa Kondrat leaned on her cane and stared at the tan brick building on Lincoln Street, now home to a dance studio.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
One person injured escaping from Olyphant house fire
Firefighters were called to the 100 block of Elm Street about 7:30 p.m. for a house fire.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
Former Public Defender Headed To Prison For Rape
A former Lackawanna County public defender began a hefty state prison sentence on Wednesday for raping a teenage girl in 2011.
Ex-public defender get 21-42 years for rape of teen
A former Lackawanna County assistant public defender will spend 21 to 42 years in prison for the rape of a 15-year-old girl.
Former superintendent, bus company allege retaliation at Mid Valley School District
Irate their business lost a school busing contract, a former Mid Valley school director and her police chief husband launched a vendetta to oust their competitor and anyone who supported him, including former superintendent Randy Parry and his wife, Diane, according to a federal lawsuit.