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Pittston, Pennsylvania is located in Luzerne County. Zip codes in Pittston, PA include 18643, 18641, and 18640. The median home price in Pittston is $92,900 which is roughly $50/per square foot. More Pittston information.

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5 hrs ago | Weekender

Daydreamed delights

The Pittston Bakery: 26 Laurel St., Pittston. Hours: Tuesday-Friday, 6:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.; Sunday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.; closed Monday.

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10 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Pittston Twp. man hurt saving four dogs from fire

A Pittston Township man was hospitalized Tuesday after breaking a kitchen window to save his mother's dogs during a fire.

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Tue Apr 22, 2014

Weekender

This 2013 Dodge Dart Rallye is owned by Bob Reilly of Pittston.

"I've always wanted to own a race car; I figure this is the closest I'll ever come," Reilly said.

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OutputLinks

Benford UV - Major Installation in USA

Continuing their excellent progress in North America, Benford UV have recently completed a major installation at Kappa Graphics, LP in Pittston, Pennsylvania.

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The Times-Tribune

Regional briefs, April 22, 2014

The train hit the truck around 1:15 p.m. by Coca-Cola Bottling Co., according to Ed Greenberg, a spokesman for Canadian Pacific, which operates the tracks and the train.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

The Times Leader

Police reports for Monday, April 21

A White Haven man was arraigned Monday on charges he punched a woman and pushed her out of a vehicle on state Route 115 on Sunday.

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The Times Leader

Homeless man charged with arson

A homeless man was arraigned Monday on charges he set a fire that damaged a vacant house on Woodland Avenue last month.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Bryk-Coolbaugh

The bride-to-be is the daughter of Bart and Linda Bryk of Dupont. She is the granddaughter of Janice Gabriel, Dallas; the late Stanley Gabriel, Dallas and the late Stella Bryk, Dupont.

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Sat Apr 19, 2014

The Times Leader

Sandwiches for PA students with negative lunch balances

After another spirited debate, the Pittston Area School Board voted April 15 at its regular monthly meeting to keep in place a controversial school lunch policy for students with negative balances in their lunch accounts.

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The Times Leader

Local Chatter

Ayla Samano of Pittston Area, a senior member of the Audio/Visual Communication class at the Wilkes-Bare Area Career and Technical Center, placed second out of 15 for Television Production contest last week at the Pennsylvania Skills USA competition in Hershey.

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The Times Leader

A starring roll on the Easter table

In Greater Pittston, the Easter celebration includes baked goods, whether from area bakeries or grandma's kitchen, and poppy seed rolls and nut rolls are near the top of the list.

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The Times Leader

It's cherry blossom time in West Pittston

The West Pittston Cherry Blossom Festival Committee will meet for its final meeting at 7 p.m. on Sunday, April 27 in the Corpus Christi Parish in the school building off Luzerne Avenue, West Pittston to discuss final preparations of the festival.

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The Times Leader

Pittston Hospital Nurses Alumni spring dinner meeting planned

The Pittston Hospital Nurses spring dinner meeting will be held at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, April 29 at Fanucci's Restaurant, 112 S. Main St., Old Forge.

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The Times-Tribune

Judge denies Scranton's request to dismiss police officer's lawsuit

A Scranton police officer who claims he was removed as a firearms instructor after he complained the city purchased uniforms only from a company that competed with his parents' business can proceed with his lawsuit, a federal judge ruled.

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The Citizens' Voice

Traffic stop results in drug charges for Pittston man

After a routine traffic stop, Pittston police recovered 73 bags of heroin wrapped inside a page from a porno magazine, arrest records show.

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Fri Apr 18, 2014

WNEP-TV Moosic

Alleged Bank Robber Arrested

Kingston police arrested a man who they say is responsible for robbing the Honesdale National Bank in Kingston on Thursday .

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Airport Business

W-B/Scranton Airport Director Announces Retirement

Members of the Bi-County Airport Board deemed the construction of the $41.5 million terminal as Centini's top achievement when the 25-year airport director announced on Thursday he will retire April 18--PITTSTON TWP.

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The Times-Tribune

Taylor flasher identified, charged

Bobby Dean Willard used to drive around, follow women and expose himself, sometimes yelling explicit sexual comments at them as he masturbated, police said.

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Thu Apr 17, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Pittston council approves plans for Fidelity Bank

Council member Mike Lombardo said the new Fidelity Bank will hold a groundbreaking ceremony Wednesday at 11:30 a.m. at the corner of Kennedy Boulevard and Water Street.

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The Citizens' Voice

Lunchtime fare not so fair at Pittston Area

"It's peanut butter or nothing until you pay up," the board vowed again when it upheld the "alternative lunch'' program for students who did not pay for three consecutive lunches.

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Fire Weather Watch for Luzerne County was issued at April 23 at 2:08PM EDT

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