Sunday Feb 23
Crime watch hosts Mardi Gras celebration
Over the past eight years, the Blakely/Peckville Crime Watch has donated everything from stun guns to ballistic helmets to the borough Police Department.
Lackawanna, Luzerne pick up 4 to 5 inches of snow on Saturday
Lackawanna and Luzerne counties received another wallop Saturday, with most weather stations showing 4 to 5 inches of fresh snow.
Novel activity: Olyphant teen Rachel Mackrell publishes children's book 'Shaun the Pear'
Jake Danna Stevens / Staff Photographer Olyphant resident and Holy Cross High School senior Rachel Mackrell recently wrote and illustrated the children's book "Shaun the Pear," which was inspired by her brother and his family.
In Your Neighborhood
The event benefits Leader Dog for the Blind and it's held at Fiorelli Family Catering on Main St. in Peckville, Saturday, January 25 starting at 6 p.m. The event features a musical interlude, an open bar, hors d'oeuvres, station foods, desserts and DJ entertainment.
Hearing postponed for burglar accused of stealing crochet work
A preliminary hearing for a man who turned himself in for breaking into 87-year-old woman's Jessup home was postponed Wednesday in Central Court.