Luzerne County Newswire (Page 7)

Luzerne County Newswire (Page 7)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Luzerne County, PA. (Page 7)

Results 121 - 140 of 3,470 in Luzerne County, PA

  1. Families Reunite with NICU Doctors and Nurses Who Helped Save Their ChildrenRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Families with children whose lives started in a neonatal intensive care unit were invited to a special reunion in Luzerne County. There were carnival games and treats for all ages to enjoy at the Holiday Inn Wilkes-Barre - East Mountain, but there was a deeper meaning behind all the fun.

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  2. Empty Bowls Project Helps Wipe Out HungerRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    People came out to spin the pottery wheel at the Henry Student Center on Wilkes's campus in Wilkes-Barre on Sunday. Local artists were involved in the event, as were students from King's College, Wyoming Seminary, Luzerne County Community College, and Wilkes University.

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  3. Jodie Salansky shows her prize-winning cattle at dairy showsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... 4H and two fairs every year. This year Jodie participated in the Lycoming County Fair - seven days - and the Luzerne County Fair - five days. She exhibited 21 head of animals at the Luzerne County Fair including four horses, six hogs, two sheep, one ...

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  4. SHINE teachers and staff donate school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    Staff and teachers from the Luzerne County SHINE Program at Wilkes University recently collected school supplies to donate to the St. Vincent de Paul Kitchen. The collection was taken at the SHINE teacher in-service days.SHINE is a nationally recognized program working to create a seamless pathway from preschool to college, promoting school readiness, linking schools and homes in education to build a strong academic and social foundation.

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  5. Martins-CoombsRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... of the Faithful. The bride is a 2007 graduate of Hazleton Area High School, Hazleton, and a 2010 graduate of Luzerne County Community College, Nanticoke, with a degree in advertising design and a 2013 graduate of King's College, Wilkes-Barre with a ...

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  6. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:11:24 14:08:43Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE The rate of truancy in Luzerne County's public schools was 7.82 percent in 2014-15, up from 3.56 percent in 2008-09, according to State Department of Education records. State Department of Education records show the rate was 7.82 percent in 2014-15, up from 3.56 percent in 2008-09.

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  7. County among most litigiousRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... latest e-circulars. WILKES-BARRE - Slip-and-fall, vehicle crash and other wrongful act lawsuits are filed in Luzerne County at one of the highest rates in Pennsylvania, according to data from the Administrative Office of Pennsylvania Courts. Luzerne ...

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  8. Boback faces third-party challengersRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 23, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... candidate Jay Sweeney and Independent candidate Lou Jasikoff, are hoping voters are looking for a change. In Luzerne County, the 117th district includes the boroughs of Dallas and Harveys Lake and the townships of Dallas, Fairmount, Franklin, ...

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  9. TortfilingsrisingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... 14,000 were filed annually at a per-capita rate of nine per 1,000. With an average of about 800 torts filed, Luzerne County had the fourth-highest rate among Pennsylvania's 67 counties, the newspaper found. That is a per-capita rate of about 2.6 per ...

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  10. Luczak-MarrRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... Beverly Shemanski of the Honey Pot section of Nanticoke. She is a graduate of Nanticoke Area High School and Luzerne County Community College with a degree in criminal justice. The prospective groom is the son of Susan Marr-Dudinski and the late ...

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  11. A midsummer-like dreamRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | Pocono Record

    ... Before I arrived home, I decided to search for birds and such along the Susquehanna River near Kingston in Luzerne County. I scanned the west bank of the Susquehanna River with my binoculars at every exposed rock and log, only to find common map ...

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  12. Geisinger settles in man's deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    ... in Plains Twp. and going into cardiac arrest as his daughter drove him home on the Cross Valley Expressway. Luzerne County President Judge Richard M. Hughes III approved the $800,000 settlement with Mr. Olson's widow, Patricia Ann Olson, on Friday. ...

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  13. Ruling on paying with debit cards upheldRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Times-Tribune

    The state Superior Court has upheld a decision by a Luzerne County judge who ruled that the owners of 16 local McDonald's restaurants violated state law by paying hourly employees strictly with fee-laden debit cards. A three-judge panel said it agreed with Judge Thomas F. Burke Jr.'s ruling that said paying employees with a debit card did not fall in line with the Pennsylvania Wage Payment and Collection Law, which mandates "wages shall be paid in lawful money of the United States or check."

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  14. LCCCRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Luzerne County Community College Diversity Council and Health Sciences Department are sponsoring an educational series on human rights throughout the fall semester. A discussion on human rights and police shootings was presented recently by attorney Barry Dyller.

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  15. Memorial for survivors of domestic violence planned for TuesdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    In recognition of nearly four decades of service to victims of domestic violence and to honor Domestic Violence Awareness Month, domestic violence survivor Lynn Shiner of Harrisburg will be the guest speaker at the upcoming Domestic Violence Service Center's Empty Place at the Table. The annual event is a memorial to victims who have lost their lives to domestic violence in Luzerne County.

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  16. Geisinger settles with widow of W-B man who died after leaving hospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... going into cardiac arrest as his daughter drove him home on the Cross Valley Expressway. Court records show Luzerne County President Judge Richard M. Hughes III approved the $800,000 settlement with Olson's widow, Patricia Ann Olson, on Friday, ...

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  17. Disability conference focuses on lack of services, fundingRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Tom Carasiti, center, the father of a 25-year-old son with autism, chats with state Rep. Aaron Kaufer, R-Kingston, and Pamela Zotynia, executive director of The Arc of Luzerne County, at the NEPA Disability Conference on Friday in Plains Township. PLAINS TWP.

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  18. Dallas Twp. man helps police apprehend fugitiveRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    A resident of the Country Club Apartments on Thursday helped police arrest a man wanted in New Jersey, according to township police. Township police said 28-year-old Timothy Tucci was a fugitive from justice who was on the run in Luzerne County.

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  19. Mohegan Sun Arena among top arenas in the world for ticket salesRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... the top 200 arenas in the world for ticket sales according to Pollstar Magazine. THE CITIZENS' VOICE FILE The Luzerne County Convention Center Authority is preparing its advertisement for repairs to the ice rink and roof upgrades at Mohegan Sun ...

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  20. Wilkes-Barre Salvation Army offering holiday assistance to local families in needRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2016 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... bill (gas, electric, propane, water bill) or lease/mortgage agreement. Applicants must be residents of Luzerne County. a Current photo ID: Driver's license, state issued ID, governmental/military ID, passport, ID from country of origin for all adult ...

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