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Pope Francis is taking action in a divisive diocese in Paraguay where an Argentine priest, accused by a former superior of being a "serious threat to young people," has been removed as the No.
An appointed special prosecutor is investigating the sale of three Scranton properties sold at a judicial tax sale in 2012.
On Saturday, 911 operators dispatched the Clarks Summit Fire Company ambulance to Our Lady of the Snows Parish at about 5:34 p.m. When the company failed to assemble a crew within four minutes, operators dispatched two other companies, including an advanced life support unit coming from Scranton that arrived to the church at 5:53 p.m. and treated ... (more)
A woman is in critical condition after a car hit her while she crossed Lackawanna Avenue in downtown Scranton Tuesday afternoon.
A woman screamed and cursed police, then tried to kick one after she was shocked with a stun gun and handcuffed early Tuesday morning.
A city woman believes her purse was stolen while she parked in the city Salvation Army's parking lot with her window down, Scranton police said.
Detectives filed new charges against Joseph Senese saying the list of Senese's alleged victims is now three times longer.
Twenty students participated in The University of Scranton's University of Success summer institute, which introduced students to the four-year mentoring program and included hands-on projects, presentations and field trips.
Kids will engage in creative-arts activities in the morning and science-based ones after lunch before dismissing For more information, call 570-346-7186.
A Roman Catholic priest accused of molesting students at St. Gregory's Academy in Elmhurst in 2002, and then recently landing a powerful position in a diocese in Paraguay, has been removed from his post by Vatican envoys.
In a meeting filled with contentious votes and frustrated teachers and taxpayers, the Scranton School Board appointed a new leader and approved the basis for a new teachers contract on Monday night.
Following an investigation of the diocese led by Cardinal Santos Abril y Castello, ordinations have been suspended until Pope Francis resolves difficulties in the diocese, reports indicate.
A city man in the process of moving into a new apartment had his handgun stolen Sunday from his home, Scranton police said.
Flash Flood Watch issued July 28 at 4:34AM MDT expiring July 29 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Garfield, Mesa Flash Flood Watch issued July 28 at 4:34AM MDT expiring July 29 at 12:00AM MDT in effect for: Archuleta, Delta, Dolores, Garfield, Gunnison, Hinsdale, La Plata, Mesa, Montezuma, Montrose, Ouray, San Juan, San Miguel Flash Flood Watch issued ... (more)
Veterans of the Vietnam War Post 1 membership drives, today and Aug. 7, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Wal-Mart, Dickson City.
Wayne Evans, of Scranton. photographics/photos/daily/911 headshots ORG XMIT: SC_20060910070533523035 ORG XMIT: SC_20061028064217621209 ORG XMIT: SC_20061031063827625015 ORG XMIT: SC_200806070635561731683 Financially-struggling Scranton needs sizable property tax hikes, donations from non-profits, union concessions, pension reforms and a commuter ... (more)
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