Federal sentence ending, Mellow faces state trial
His federal prison sentence almost complete, former state Senate Democratic Leader Robert J. Mellow faces another trial this summer on state charges stemming from a pay-to-play scheme.
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Monday Mar 10
Ashleys Attik's setlist of '80s covers keeps area crowds dancing
As a bass player and backing vocalist, Mr. Granza has spent the last several years playing in Scranton and the surrounding area as a member of the band Ashleys Attik.
Sun Mar 09, 2014
Business Buzz, March 9, 2014
Lockheed Martin's Missiles and Fire Control in Archbald earned the Governor's Award for Safety Excellence, one of 10 companies to receive the honor, from the state Department of Labor and Industry's Health & Safety Division.
Wed Mar 05, 2014
Scranton's zoning officer, former mayoral candidate, has died
Scranton's new zoning officer, who had been a director of the city's former community development office in the 1990s and unsuccessfully ran for mayor last year, has died.
South Abington Twp. man threatens wife and fires gun into ceiling
Police said a South Abington Twp. man locked his wife in the basement and shot two rounds from a gun, hoping she would think he killed himself.
Wed Feb 26, 2014
Saffron standout Archbald woman's Paella Valencia puts authentic...
Jason Farmer / Staff Photographer Archbald resident Marta Schaffer shows off a pan of her Paella Valencia, the winning dish for this week's Local Flavor: Recipes We Love contest.
Tue Feb 25, 2014
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Senators raise NEPA economic issues at budget hearing
Two senators representing Northeastern Pennsylvania called Monday for expanding a new state urban redevelopment program as a way to help create jobs during a budget hearing for the main state economic development agency.
Sun Feb 23, 2014
Meals on Wheels for Fido, too
Lying on her recliner beneath a white fleece blanket, Charlotte Scott grinned as she watched her gray cat, Binx, navigate furniture en route to the freshly poured cat chow.
Thu Feb 20, 2014
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From left: Theresa, Jake, Jaden and Saige Sweeney of Archbald participated in snowflake making by Terry Bockelkamp, assistant teacher at Trinity Lutheran Preschool .
Thu Feb 13, 2014
Tunkhannock man sentenced for role in drug trafficking ring
A Tunkhannock man who had cocaine delivered to his now-defunct used-car warranty company as part of a cocaine trafficking operation was sentenced Wednesday to five to 12 months in Lackawanna County Prison by Judge Vito P. Geroulo.
Tue Feb 11, 2014
Improvement zone acceleration is live budget issue
The issue of accelerating a new state urban redevelopment program could be negotiated as part of a final stage budget, state officials suggested Monday.
Archbald hits two head with baseball bat, knocking out one
City police arrested an Archbald man Sunday night after he allegedly hit two people in the head with a baseball bat.