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  1. Wilkes-Barre Chamber, Penn State team up on film series featuring local actors, writers, designersRead the original story

    Friday Aug 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Department of Continuing Education at Penn State Wilkes-Barre and co-sponsor, The Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce, announce the fall personal enrichment film and discussion series schedule. Penn State Wilkes-Barre is partnering with R/C Wilkes-Barre Movies 14 in downtown Wilkes-Barre to host a film and discussion series exploring "Northeast Pennsylvania in Hollywood: 'The Adventures of Robin Hood,' 'The Best Man,' 'Small Time Crooks,' 'Sneakers,' and 'Miracle of the Bells.'

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  2. Artisans, craftsmen, performers gear up for 31st annual Arts at Hayfield FestivalRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Aug 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    SUBMITTED PHOTO This year's Arts at Hayfield Summer Festival will be held Sunday, Aug. 30, rain or shine, on the grounds of Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Lehman. Arts at Hayfield 31st Summer Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30, rain or shine, on the campus grounds of Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Lehman.

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  3. Colleges, businesses helping showcase tech jobs to girlsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Times-Tribune

    Twelve-year-old Emily Kalada hopes to pursue a career in her future that is no longer a male-dominated field. She wants to be a veterinarian.

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  4. Dallas Legion plans luncheon to honor World War II veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Aug 16 | The Citizens' Voice

    SUBMITTED PHOTO The seventh annual Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge Dance, the no-kill shelter's biggest fundraiser of the year, will be held from 6 to 11 p.m. Friday, Aug. 28, at the pavilion at Irem Country Club, Dallas. Tickets are $35 per person and are available at the following locations: Fino's Pharmacy, Dallas; The Paw Spa, Twin Stacks, Dallas and Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge, 974 Lockville Rd., Dallas.

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  5. Annual Arts at Hayfield to feature more than 110 artisans, craftersRead the original story

    Tuesday Aug 11 | The Citizens' Voice

    Arts at Hayfield 31st Summer Festival will be held from 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30, rain or shine, on the campus grounds of Penn State Wilkes-Barre, Lehman. More than 110 artisans, performers, craftsmen and food vendors will participate.

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  6. Community digestRead the original story

    Monday Aug 10 | The Citizens' Voice

    BARRE TOWNSHIP ALL CLASS REUNION: The Wilkes-Barre Township High School all class reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Wilkes-Barre Township fire hall. Bob Weiss is coordinator.

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  7. In briefRead the original story

    Aug 4, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Performing Arts Institute Student Solo and Chamber Recital, originally scheduled for Wednesday, Aug. 5, has been rescheduled to tonight, Aug. 4, at 7:30 p.m. in Wyoming Seminary's Buckingham Performing Arts Center, North Sprague Avenue, Kingston. The recital is free to the public.

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  8. In determination of freedom: The Warsaw UprisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 1, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    In the summer of 1944, Allied forces began moving into Western Europe. At the same time over 400,000 members of the Polish Home Army represented the largest underground resistance organization in World War II.

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  9. Graduating job seekers more likely to look outside NEPARead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 31, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    LOIS A. GRIMM / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE The Class of 2015 walks to the auditorium during Misericordia University commencement exercises in May at the Dallas campus. Only 27 percent of college students in Northeastern Pennsylvania plan to seek jobs here after graduation, according to a new poll from The Institute for Public Policy and Economic Development at Wilkes University.

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  10. Business Briefcase, July 26, 2015Read the original story

    Jul 25, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    Thursday: Dale Carnegie course, Skills for Success, eight-week program starting July 30, Courtyard Marriott, 16 Glenmaura National Blvd., Moosic. To enroll or for more information, call Rich Scott at 570-510-6980 or email [email protected]

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  11. Penn State Wilkes-Barre to offer SAT prep coursesRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    The seven-week courses are for students interested in taking the SAT college entrance exam for 2015-16 dates. Penn State Wilkes-Barre, in cooperation with Cambridge Educational Services Inc., offers the courses to help high school students raise their SAT scores with test-taking strategies.

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  12. Business Briefcase, July 12, 2015Read the original story

    Jul 12, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    Tuesday: "The Top Five Risks for Business Disasters in America," Agility Recovery and the U.S. Small Business Administration online discussion, 2 to 3 p.m. The discussion will include disaster preparedness tips, followed by a question and answer session. To register, visit agil.me/sbatop5.

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  13. Pipeline challenges abound for landownersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Williams has asked for a 3,500-foot easement through land belonging to Joan Greulick and Thomas Byron in Dallas Twp. for the proposed Atlantic Sunrise natural gas pipeline.

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  14. Sulewski-KasperRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 20, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    The bride-to-be is a 2005 graduate of Hanover Area High School and earned her bachelor's degree in communications/mass communications with an emphasis in public relations from Mansfield University in 2009. She is employed by Tuscarora Wayne Group of Companies as an assistant underwriter.

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  15. Apartment-style housing offered near Penn State W-BRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 11, 2010 | The Citizens' Voice

    A growing trend toward enrollment at Penn State Wilkes-Barre by students who live out of the region - and even out of the country - led a private developer to build three apartment-style dormitories directly adjacent to the campus, on Nittany Drive. Nittany Commons, built by local firm Trade Eastern Inc., was developed by Schuylkill Haven-based Apple Alley Associates, whose managing partner is Dennis Dunn.

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  16. Former Penn State W-B professor files suit against university over firingRead the original story

    Jun 16, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    In March 2014, Penn State Wilkes-Barre professor Thomas Winter says he received an email from his boss requesting a meeting the next day about an academic matter. The meeting wasn't about academics, he says.

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  17. and LCCC sign articulation agreementRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 10, 2015 | Penn State

    Administrators from Penn State University and Lehigh Carbon Community College signed an articulation agreement to facilitate the transfer of LCCC students into 12 baccalaureate degree programs at 14 Penn State campuses, including Penn State Lehigh Valley, Penn State Hazleton, Penn State Schuylkill, Penn State Wilkes-Barre, and Penn State Worthington Scranton. The agreement is effective this fall and was announced by Ann Williams, chancellor at Penn State Lehigh Valley; Gary Lawler, chancellor at Penn State Hazleton; and Dr. Ann Bieber, president of LCCC; at an event held Monday, June 8 at Penn State Lehigh Valley.

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  18. Experts: Back Mountain landowners better off negotiating natural gas pipeline construction issuesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Dave Messersmith of Penn State Extension speaks to a group at Penn State Wilkes-Barre about natural gas line right-of-way issues and imminent domain. Dave Messersmith of Penn State Extension speaks to a group at Penn State Wilkes-Barre about natural gas line right-of-way issues and imminent domain.

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  19. Greater Pittston Legion baseball hopes to ride on Wyoming Area, Pittston Area spring season successesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | The Times Leader

    The Greater Pittston American Legion baseball team is hoping to benefit from a Wyoming Area championship and a strong Pittston Area finish during the high school season. "We'd like to keep that momentum Wyoming Area had and that Pittston Area had at the end of the season," Greater Pittston Legion manager Jerry Ranieli said.

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  20. Penn State Wilkes-Barre grant will help Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber expand business servicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Penn State Wilkes-Barre will provide a $50,000 block grant to the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce to expand business services in the Innovation Center. The grant is the first step in acquiring funding to renovate a portion of the Innovation Center for the development of the Innovation Squared Project, including an entrepreneurial and business training lab.

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