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  1. I-81 project near airport could be delayed, roundabouts coming soonRead the original story

    Friday Sep 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    The $41.91 million project to overhaul access to Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport and surrounding communities like Avoca and Dupont could soon run into delays that would increase the price tag. Initially scheduled to wrap up in November 2015, the project could now run into the spring of 2016 and perhaps cost an additional $600,000 to $700,000, state Department of Transportation project manager Paul Smith told the Bi-County Airport Board on Thursday.

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  2. Avoca airport awarded $4M grantRead the original story

    Tuesday Sep 16 | The Citizens' Voice

    The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $4 million to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport in Avoca for a taxiway extension. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright announced a $4,125,727 grant in separate press releases Monday.

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  3. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2008:06:25 15:14:21Read the original story

    Monday Sep 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    The U.S. Department of Transportation has awarded more than $4 million to the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport in Avoca for a taxiway extension. U.S. Sen. Bob Casey and U.S. Rep. Matt Cartwright announced the $4,125,727 grant in separate press releases Monday.

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  4. Zombies chase runners as part of Scranton eventRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 7 | The Citizens' Voice

    Actors Brighton Sharbino, far left, and Michael Koske from the television show The Walking Dead, pose for a picture with from left: Samantha Lipperini, 14, her mother Michel Lipperini, and older sister Nadia Lipperini, 18, all from Scranton, during Infect Scranton held at The Mall at Steamtown on Friday night in downtown Scranton. Butch Comegys / Staff Photographer Christine VanArtsdalen, of Avoca, was a zomibe for the Infect Scranton Zombie Survivor Challenge, a zombie and horror infested obstacle course, held at Reaper's Revenge In Olyphant, Pa., on Saturday, Sept.

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  5. Suspect pleads guilty in prostitution ringRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 5 | The Citizens' Voice

    Gregory Boone, 30, pleaded guilty to conspiring to recruit, harbor, and transport female minors to engage in prostitution before Senior U.S. District Court Judge Edwin M. Kosik on Thursday. According to United States Attorney Peter Smith, Boone and his co-conspirators posted photos of the girls to a website used for the hiring of prostitutes in Luzerne and Dauphin counties.

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  6. I-81 South reopened after crashRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Interstate 81 South has be reopened after being closed for hours this morning between Exit 180 and Exit 178B .

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  7. Traffic Alert: Stretch of I-81 South closed for crashRead the original story

    Aug 14, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Interstate 81 South will be closed between Exit 180 and Exit 178B for most of the morning due to a crash.

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  8. Scranton man charged in widening crime spreeRead the original story

    Aug 11, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Scranton man charged last week with calling in robbery demands and bomb threats to area banks has been implicated in more incidents occurring in Luzerne County, New York and New Jersey, according to the FBI.

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  9. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2013:02:15 12:10:06Read the original story

    Aug 8, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Former Luzerne County Judge Peter Paul Olszewski Jr. says claims made about him in a racketeering lawsuit filed against former area attorney Robert Powell are false and "a blatant attack" on his reputation.

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  10. Olszewski: Lawsuit claims 'malicious attack'Read the original story

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Former Luzerne County Judge Peter Paul Olszewski Jr. has responded to references made about him in a civil racketeering lawsuit filed against former area attorney Robert Powell.

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  11. Zappala takes aim at Powell windfallRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 7, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Former Gladstone Partners Robert Powell, left, and Greg Zappala attend a press conference to discuss a proposed cargo airport in 2007.

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  12. Lawsuit: Powell to receive $200 million from Avoca creosote plant settlementRead the original story

    Aug 6, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Attorney Robert Powell, a central figure in the notorious kids-for-cash scandal in Luzerne County, is poised to share up to $200 million his law firm is owed for representing Avoca residents in a national environmental contamination lawsuit, according to a racketeering lawsuit filed by his former business partner.

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  13. Old Forge pilot logging frequent flier miles to save puppiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 3, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Jeff Luizza placed an iPad between him and his trusted co-pilot Idola Masi in the cockpit of the eight-passenger airplane.

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  14. Avoca woman faces federal health care fraud chargesRead the original story

    Jul 31, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Federal prosecutors have charged an Avoca woman with health care fraud for allegedly forging prescriptions to defraud Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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  15. Bomb threats at banks all over NEPARead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    The FBI is investigating at least three and possibly as many as five bomb threats Wednesday to banks in Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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  16. Avoca woman charged with forging prescriptionsRead the original story

    Jul 30, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Federal prosecutors have charged an Avoca woman with health care fraud for allegedly forging prescriptions to defraud Blue Cross of Northeastern Pennsylvania.

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  17. Queen of the Apostles annual pig roast Lois Grimm / the Citizens' VoiceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 27, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    From left, are Megan Fallon of Avoca, Nicholas Lombardi of Moosic, Denise Tomasko of Avoca and Isabella Eaches of Scranton.

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  18. Cops: Three steal more than $30,000 from blind 86-year-oldRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Moosic man and a husband and wife from Avoca stole more than $30,000 from an 86-year-old blind man by abusing their power over his bank account, according to Lackawanna County detectives.

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  19. Three steal more than $30,000 from blind 86-year-oldRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Moosic man and a husband and wife from Avoca stole more than $30,000 from an 86-year-old blind man by abusing their power over his bank account, according to Lackawanna County detectives.

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  20. Planners mull I-81 bypass, widening projectsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    Major projects to ease worsening congestion on Northeastern Pennsylvania's busiest stretch of Interstate 81 are still at least several years away.

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