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  1. Three taken to hospital, one into custody after Old Forge crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    A 32-year-old Old Forge man was turning a pickup truck from Oak Street left onto Bluff Street when he hit the gas instead of the brake, and the front of the truck collided with the driver's-side door of the sedan at about 11:15 a.m., Police Chief Jason Dubernas said. The truck driver and two Avoca residents in the car, a 58-year-old woman and her mother, were taken to Geisinger Community Medical Center for treatment.


  2. Wilkes-Barre/Scranton airport water main break affects restaurants, homesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    The restaurant at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport had a limited menu today and airport workers flushed airport toilets with buckets of water because of a water main break. Susan Turcmanovich, a Pennsylvania-American Water Co.


  3. Officials unveil new industrial park road in Pittston Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    BORYS KRAWCZENIUK / STAFF PHOTO John Fagotti, 55, hopes a new airport connector road reduces noisy and smelly truck traffic traveling past his home on Suscon Road in Pittston Twp. Mr. Fagotti looked on as state officials touted the safety and economic development benefits Wednesday of the new - and somewhat controversial - $52 million Interstate 81 interchange at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport and Avoca.


  4. SIDENOTES: Teen playwright workshop, Singers wanted, Cookbook ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 23, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

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  5. Photo: Matt Rourke/AP, License: N/ARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Pennsylvania returns to budget limbo, a familiar situation in recent years as fiscal and political pressures continue to collide. The state budget for fiscal 2016-17 is not finished or on time because lawmakers have sent only a $31.5 billion spending bill to Gov. Tom Wolf for signing.


  6. Namedropper, June 7, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    At the opening lunch of the women's golf association at the Scranton Canoe Club, are, in front from left: Bette Connell, Francine Gallagher and Rachel Winebrake. Second row: Gerri Ferguson and Gloria Ross.


  7. Your OpinionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Cryptic signals guide motorists through three roundabouts between the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport and Interstate 81 near Avoca. A writer describes his recent experience while driving through the roundabouts.


  8. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:05:24 12:44:28Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Hieroglyphic-like road markings guide motorists through three roundabouts between Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport and Route 81. Michael J. Mullen / Staff Photographer Sherri Noyes was ready for the roundabouts before she left her Jessup home to pick up her son at the airport. Aware the three roundabouts near the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport confuse some drivers, she mapped out the trip on her cellphone.


  9. Work planned along Interstate after holidayRead the original story

    May 27, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    The state Department of Transportation announced a series of operations to repair damaged guardrails along Interstate 81 immediately after the Memorial Day holiday. Crews will work to repair rails along the southbound lanes of the highway from 8 p.m. Tuesday until 4 a.m. Wednesday at the Avoca/airport, Moosic, Davis Street/Montage Mountain Road, Central Scranton Expressway, McDade Expressway, Clarks Summit, Waverly and East Benton exits.


  10. Marty Flynn a standout in fundraisingRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Mr. Flynn, a Scranton resident and former boxer, had $92,806.52 in campaign money left as of last week, well before he'll actually face any competition for the seat. That's more campaign money remaining than the combined amount of the other two state representatives whose seats are entirely in the county - Rep. Frank Farina, D-112, Jessup, and Rep. Sid Michaels Kavulich, D-114, Taylor.


  11. Wolf calls for raise in minimum wage in Wilkes-Barre visitRead the original story

    Apr 1, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Gov. Tom Wolf stopped in Wilkes-Barre on Thursday morning during his "Jobs that Pay" tour, calling upon state legislators to pass a minimum wage increase for all workers in Pennsylvania. Earlier this month, Mr. Wolf signed an executive order that ensures employees under his jurisdiction will be paid no less than $10.15 an hour.


  12. Local History: Local manufacturer gave Easter Bunny a hand each springRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 26, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    SUNDAY TIMES ARCHIVES Bales of green, purple, yellow and pink grass are stacked at Bleyer Industries Inc. in 1979. That year, the firm, based at 412 N. Ninth Ave. in Scranton, made and distributed more than 3 million bags of the Easter-basket staple.


  13. Namedropper, March 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Organizers of the Throop Arts and Food Festivale from left Lorrie Karjewski, Mary Ruth Tanner, Samantha Nardelli. The event will be held Saturday, April 16, 2016 from noon until 5 p.m. at the Throop Civic Center.


  14. Worsening budget mess awaiting lawmakersRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 13, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Lawmakers return to session Monday to face the fiscal problems they left behind a month ago before the budget hearings started. Those problems have only grown more serious during their absence from Harrisburg.


  15. Namedropper, March 10, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 10, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Pennsylvania American Water Senior Manager Traci Cross presents a Firefighting Support Grant to Scranton Fire Chief Pat DeSarno, left, and Deputy Chief Al Lucas. Mary Mother of God Parish's Holy Rosary Church in North Scranton welcomed and honored Boy Scouts during an annual Scout Sunday Mass.


  16. Appek Mobile Apps in Wilkes-Barre and UM Technologies in Moosic to hire 30 to 40 peopleRead the original story

    Feb 28, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Appek Mobile Apps in Wilkes-Barre has entered into a joint venture with UM Technologies in Moosic to prospect and build mobile apps. Thirty to 40 mobile and web development professionals and database and infrastructure developers will be hired by the end of the year, said Scott Stiner, president and CEO of UM Technologies.


  17. Pittston chamber moves from land development to business developmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    For more than 95 years, the Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce has served as an organization that brings business professionals together. The chamber was originally formed in 1920 to support the business needs of local merchants.


  18. Flu cases on rise locally, statewideRead the original story

    Feb 17, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    Figures released Tuesday by the state Department of Health show there were 535 new laboratory-confirmed cases of influenza in Pennsylvania from Feb. 6 through Saturday, a 33 percent increase that pushed the total cases statewide since October to 2,179. The jump was even sharper in Northeast Pennsylvania.


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