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This year's Pittston Tomato Festival saw the return of the Sauce Wars competition sponsored by the Greater Pittston YMCA.
The Monroe County Democratic Party will hold its annual fall banquet on Sept. 27 with guest speakers Michael Stack, candidate for Pennsylvania lieutenant governor, and Admiral Joseph Sestak, who is seeking a U.S. Senate seat for Pennsylvania in 2016.
Kingston council, hearing on liquor license transfer at 6:55 p.m. and regular meeting at 7 p.m., municipal building, 500 Wyoming Ave. Luzerne County Council committee meeting of the whole, 5:30 p.m., council meeting room, courthouse, 200 N. River St., Wilkes-Barre.
BARRE FARMERS MARKET , through Nov. 20, Thursdays, 10 a.m. Find fresh produce, food, music, children's activities and more at this 41st annual market.
The second annual Peculiar Music Festival is being held all day Saturday at the Hughestown Fire Department.
The Luzerne County District Attorney's Office says individuals who reside within the Wilkes-Barre, Hazleton, Nanticoke, Hanover Area, Wyoming Area and Pittston Area school districts are needed as volunteers for the county's Youth Aid Panel Juvenile Diversion program.
Peculiar Music Fest and Hughestown Hose Company's annual Craft Beer Fest have joined forces to help two good causes with one expanded event.
The owner of Pazzo 315 in Jenkins Twp. has dibs on space in the 500 block of Lackawanna Avenue in downtown Scranton with an eye toward establishing another Italian-style restaurant sometime next year.
Musical acts : Zayre Mountain, The Dawgs, 2 Fisted Law, After Hours, Flaxy Morgan Philbin, the chef owner of Peculiar Culinary Company, is known for not only delicious food and catering services, but putting on pop-up restaurants around the area; that is, eateries that show up in random spots and are announced days before the event is to happen.
Stress-Less Short Story Session, a discussion of five H.G. Wells short stories: "The Magic Shop," "The Diamond Maker," "The Valley of the Spiders," "In the Avu Observatory" and "The Flowering of the Strange Orchid."
When it comes to the annual Pittston Tomato Festival, not even Joe Snedeker's forecast of unsettled weather could keep people away from the infamous tomato fight.
Police say two men fled the scene of a crash on Monday with their young children improperly secured in their seats.
Updated: Tue Sep 02, 2014 01:54 am
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