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Taylor man sentenced to state prison and probation for several offenses
A Taylor man will spend two years in a state intermediate punishment program that includes a stint in state prison for several crimes, including trying to cash two checks worth nearly $45,000 that he stole from a scrap yard in Scranton.
Sun May 19, 2013
Police: Missing 12-Year-Old Girl Found
A 12-year-old girl that was reported missing on Saturday night in Lackawanna County, has been found, according to police.
Sat May 18, 2013
Taylor Hicks -- 'American Idol' Judges Come With an Expiration Date
Just how replaceable ARE "American Idol" judges According to "Idol" champ Taylor Hicks ... SUPER DUPER REPLACEABLE.
Fri May 17, 2013
Food Fight Avoided?
If it passes, food trucks would have to: park 100 feet from a restaurant's entrance or outdoor eating area, pay an annual license fee of between $150 and $250 dollars, and have food trucks follow health standards and parking rules.
Thu May 16, 2013
Inferno engulfs Taylor home
Flames leaped out of second- and third-floor windows of a borough home as more than a dozen firefighters battled a Wednesday evening blaze for about 45 minutes.
Mon May 13, 2013
Lisi fires repeated barbs at Lewis in GOP mayoral debate
Jake Danna Stevens / Staff Photographer Scranton Republican mayoral candidates Gary Lewis, left, and Marcel Lisi take part in a debate hosted by the League of Women Voters of Lackawanna County on Monday night at the University of Scranton.
Getting there: A cold, but not quite frosty, May morning
Get the winter jacket and gloves back out. It's cold outside this morning. The National Weather Service canceled a frost advisory issued Sunday as a southwest wind kept plants safe and temperatures hovering around 40 overnight and into this morning.
Sun May 12, 2013
Families Welcome Mother's Day Babies
At 12:02 a.m. on Sunday, Alyssa Large gave birth to baby Francis at Moses Taylor Hospital in Scranton.
Employees and drug tests
Gov. Tom Corbett was right when he said Pennsylvania employers can't find anybody who has passed a drug test, business leaders said Thursday.
Fri May 10, 2013
'Dreamgirls' delivers big moments, glamour at Scranton Cultural Center
A series of spotlights cast cones of white upon the blackened stage, a blank canvas where anyone could make her dreams come true.
New start for treatment court grads
Now, the 26-year-old Taylor resident is one of 52 people who was recognized Thursday for graduating from the Lackawanna County Treatment Court's drug and alcohol abuse program.
Thu May 09, 2013
County to acquire properties for prison parking
Lackawanna County plans to acquire three properties near the county prison on North Washington Avenue to create off-street parking for jail employees and visitors.
Wed May 08, 2013
The Times Leader
State's top court upholds redistricting plan
A year after a five-member legislative redistricting panel approved new boundaries for state House and Senate districts, the state Supreme Court deemed the plan constitutional Wednesday in a 6-0 decision.
'Drawn' to Helping Others
Linda DuBorgel has been 'Drawn to Art' and shares her passion with kids here at her home studio in Taylor.
Sat May 04, 2013
BTL brings 'Dreamgirls' to cultural center stage
TRIBUNE "Dreamgirls," which follows the rise of a Supremes-style girl group in the 1960s, will be presented at Scranton Cultural Center at The Masonic Temple next weekend.
Thu May 02, 2013
Philadelphia Gay News
PA school allows trans student, date at prom after dust-up
Central Pennsylvania teen Issak Wolfe's campaign to become prom king became national last week - after his school attempted to force him to run as prom queen because of his transgender status.
Getting there: Another day of 70s; with lane closures
Another beautiful spring day is on the way. The National Weather Service says NEPA will be rain-free through the weekend, thanks to an expansive area of high pressure, which will also will keep temperatures warm -- reaching into 70s again today.
The Citizens' Voice
Moosic-based Days in Transit creating sound that stands out
Alternative rock band Days in Transit - from left, Brent Guzik, Bryan Fauver and Mitchell Smith - released album "American Art" last year.
Wed May 01, 2013
After search, man found dead in suicide State police look for missing Dalton man
A Dalton man was found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound in a wooded area off Keyser Avenue in Taylor, Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said.