Tue Jul 22, 2014
Home Contractor Arrested For Bilking Customers
A man is locked up in Lackawanna County on felony charges he scammed at least eight people out of hundreds of dollars for home repairs he never did.
Carbondale makes bid for dilapidated Masonic Temple
The dilapidated Masonic Temple that sits in shambles on Salem Avenue is one step closer to becoming the city's property.
Mon Jul 21, 2014
Pothole Patching in the "Pizza Capital"
This week, PennDOT started a patching project on a few miles of road that have been damaging tires and pushing buttons for drivers in Taylor and Old Forge.
Sun Jul 20, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Mr. and Mrs. Grochowski
They are the parents of three children, Amy L. Klush, Old Forge; Joseph, Sommerville, S.C., and Stacy, Wilkes-Barre.
Sat Jul 19, 2014
The Times Leader
Casey pushes measure to keep highway fund solvent
The bridge has been closed since April 8, 2011. Jones said bridge closure made business hard to come buy - some customers have asked if she's still open.
Wed Jul 16, 2014
Media Advisory - Heroin: Combating this Growing Epidemic in Rural Pennsylvania
What: The Center for Rural Pennsylvania has announced the second of four public hearings to be held across Pennsylvania to solicit testimony on the increased use of heroin and other opioids.
The Lebanon Daily News
Girl, 12, is swept through flooded drainpipe
A 12-year-old eastern Pennsylvania girl is home from the hospital with bumps and bruises after being swept several hundred yards through a flooded drainpipe.
Tue Jul 15, 2014
Main Ave. parking ban starts Friday
Parking will be banned on a section several miles long of Main Avenue starting Friday, due to a resurfacing project.
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MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER A cleanup crew pumps leaked fuel oil in an overgrown section of the former Community Central Energy Corp. in Scranton on Monday.
Thu Jul 10, 2014
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The prospective new owner of the vacant Watres Armory in Scranton plans to maintain its front castle-fortress appearance while leasing part of the historic structure to commercial tenants.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Namedropper, July 8, 2014
Joining in as knitters and crocheters from Cigna's Scranton donate 490 baby caps and two blankets to the Neonatal Intensive Care Unit at Moses Taylor Hospital are, from left, Rebecca Hallowich, Laura O'Malley, Donna Ammons, Stacey Frantz, Lauren Lathwell, Thorne Frantz and Dr. Christina Stasiuk.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
First-time homebuyer program helps families secure homes
BUTCH COMEGYS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Asia Wallace with her children Chino Custus, 9, and Alaysia Custus, 8, at their home in Taylor.
Sun Jul 06, 2014
Gant Reload: Week of June 30
The GantDaily.com weekly reload gives readers a look back upon the most noteworthy stories of their work week.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Namedropper, July 4, 2014
Eynon Archbald Lions Club members gather after learning their club is the largest in the state.
Thu Jul 03, 2014
Heroin: Combating this Growing Epidemic in Rural Pennsylvania
What: The Center for Rural Pennsylvania has announced four public hearings to be held across Pennsylvania to solicit testimony on the increased use of heroin and other opioids.
Wed Jul 02, 2014
The Pike County Courier
Jean Work Scholarship fundraiser a success
Photo provided Members of the volleyball team and GAIT volunteers hold the GAIT banner in front of a Cadillac belonging to Ed W., longtime GAIT volunteer.
Equipment issues cut power to thousands
"Equipment problems" has cut power to more than 10,000 people in Lackawanna and Luzerne Counties, PPL Electric Utilities said.
Students works on display
Opening on June 30 in the Moose Exchange's Stairwell Gallery, the High School Art Scholarship Exhibition features work by 20 students from nine schools.