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Scranton, Pennsylvania is located in Lackawanna County. Zip codes in Scranton, PA include 18512, 18505, and 18503. The median home price in Scranton is $94,800 which is roughly $48/per square foot. More Scranton information.

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25 min ago | Suburban Weekly

Library News

The following is a listing of May events at the Abington Community Library, 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit.

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1 hr ago | The Times-Tribune

King's destination for college knowledge

Reece Musselman and Richard Snyder, juniors at Berwick High School, talk to Thomas Landon of King's College.

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Wed Apr 23, 2014

Pocono Record

Body found in NE Pa. pond ID'd as missing woman -

Authorities have positively identified a body found in a northeastern Pennsylvania pond as that of a woman missing for five months.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Jessup Police Find Foreign Coin Collection

Police in Lackawanna County found an unusual piece of evidence during a drug investigation.

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The Times-Tribune

Three arrested in South Side drug raid

Scranton police charged three city residents and seized more than $6,000 in drugs after a Tuesday evening raid at a South Scranton apartment.

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WPMT-TV York

Indictment unsealed: PA man conspired to send chemical lab equipment to Syria

An indictment charging three individuals, including a Pennsylvania man, for allegedly conspiring to illegally export laboratory equipment, including items used to detect chemical warfare agents, from the United States to Syria was unsealed today.

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Fire sale for downtown Scranton office building

MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER John Cognetti, Hinerfeld Realty Co., left, and Ron Kleckler, Scranton Center building manager, walk through the former offices of Paper Magic at 401 Adams Ave. The building is for sale.

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Lackawanna County Sentencings 4/23/2014

Mark Stout, 42, Berwick, to one to four years in state prison and $1,500 in fines for driving under the influence.

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Lackawanna County Court Notes 4/23/2014

Anthony R. and Maureen Bardzilouskas, Gouldsboro, to John Vandemark III, Scranton; a property 317 Green St., Scranton, for $106,000.

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Earth Day fair draws crowds at University of Scranton

MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Geisinger Community Medical Center employees Ellen Bbyrne, Anne Mullen and Kathy Arzie help clean up Nay Aug Park as part of the Earth Day celebration in Scranton.

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Admitted felon charged with stealing handgun

A convicted felon on probation for burglary stole a handgun from an unlocked car in hopes of selling it, police said.

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City woman's quiche flavorful brunch

BUTCH COMEGYS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Caroline DeSouza of Scranton and her 3-year-old daughter, Sophia, show off Quiche with Mushrooms, Carmelized Onions and Munster Cheese, this week's Local Flavor: Recipes We Love contest winner.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Weekender

'Tyrannosaur Canyon' author eager to discover Scranton

Douglas Preston: April 25, 7 p.m., the Theater at Lackawanna College . Tickets are free with a library card from any library.

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The Citizens' Voice

W-B parking authority given extension

The Wilkes-Barre Parking Authority needs more time to comply with a subpoena for records, the authority's solicitor said Tuesday.

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Police Investigating West Side Fight

Police took six people into custody Monday afternoon, six out of a suspected 20 people who were fighting with baseball bats in a west Scranton neighborhood.

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The Times Leader

VIM plans to open free Scranton clinic

Volunteers in Medicine has been awarded two grants by the Pennsylvania Department of Health, one to expand services at the Wilkes-Barre location and a second to establish a free clinic in Scranton.

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Big ideas' sought

The "Growing the Big Idea" workshop at the Hilton Scranton and Conference Center at 5:30 p.m. will discuss ideas on expanding First Friday, neighborhood art, mural projects and more.

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Scranton School District boundary changes proposed

Boundaries of three South Scranton elementary schools may change, and fourth- and fifth-grade students from Whittier Elementary School may move to an annex starting this fall.

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Man to stand trial on charges he beat, held girlfriend captive

A Scranton man charged with beating and holding his girlfriend captive for three days because he thought aliens were inside her body was ordered Monday to stand trial despite the woman's lack of cooperation in the case.

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Regional briefs, April 22, 2014

The train hit the truck around 1:15 p.m. by Coca-Cola Bottling Co., according to Ed Greenberg, a spokesman for Canadian Pacific, which operates the tracks and the train.

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Fire Warning for Lackawanna County was issued at April 24 at 3:49AM EDT

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