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Scranton, Pennsylvania is located in Lackawanna County. Zip codes in Scranton, PA include 18512, 18505, and 18503. The median home price in Scranton is $92,000 which is roughly $54/per square foot. More Scranton information.

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3 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

Man who tired to hire hit man can't withdraw his guilty plea

A former Florida man who tried to hire a hit man to kill his ex-wife cannot withdraw his guilty plea, a federal judge ruled.

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7 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

The best goes on: Manhattan Transfer headlines Scranton Jazz Festival's 10th anniversary

He can't help but feel proud of the strides the festival has made in its first decade as it prepares to return for another weekend of top-notch music.

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7 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

University of Scranton recognizes top local graduates

First row, from left, are Patricia Harrington, Ed.D., intern provost and senior vice president for academic affairs, and Nicole Thomas, who received the Excellence in Early and Primary Education Award at The University of Scranton's 2014 Commencement Exercise.

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8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

Scranton Jews rally for Israel, fear for relatives there

Guest speaker Micah Halpern at the Israel Solidarity Rally held at the Jewish Community Center on Thursday, Jluy 24, 2014.

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8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

'Under the Influence' brings the music to Montage

Rap artist Jeezy performs during the first stop of the Under The Influence Of Music Tour on Thursday night at the Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain in Scranton.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Females Over 40 comes to Lackawanna County

At the beginning of the decade, Judy Goss lost two jobs in six months. Her husband's business failed.

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The Times-Tribune

Study: Scranton, Wilkes-Barre No. 1 in unhappiness

A new study suggests the decline of rust belt cities such as Scranton and Wilkes-Barre didn't make their residents unhappy, but that residents' unhappiness helped along their community's decline.

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The Times-Tribune

Wayne Evans expected to fill vacant city council seat

Jack Loscombe resigned earlier this month citing personal financial difficulties.

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Suburban Weekly

Helping St. Joe's

Five students from Lackawanna Trail High School recently joined forces to build a garden for clients at St. Joseph's Center in Scranton.

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Wiz Khalifa Kicks Off Under The Influence Of Music Tour

Wiz Khalifa and his friends are hitting road for the latest installation of Wiz's Under the Influence of Music tour.

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The Times-Tribune

University of Scranton students graduate from honors program

Class of 2014 graduates of The University of Scranton's Honors Program, which is among the Jesuit university's programs of excellence, gathered on campus recently.

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The Times-Tribune

BusinessWeekly's People on the Move

Agency owners Sharon Grivner , of the Sharon A. Grivner Agency, Paul Hirschler , of the Paul R. Hirschler Agency, Len Podrasky , of the Leonard J. Podrasky Agency and Wallace Stolarcyk , of the Wallace Stolarcyk Agency, earned designations as Allstate Premier Agencies for 2014.

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The Times-Tribune

Pension board says retired firefighters won't get increase

JUDGE Firefighters unionpresident "Somebody is going to pay the retirees their back pay.

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The Times-Tribune

City Living Tour offers look at downtown residences

City Living Tour, a fundraiser for Voluntary Action Center that will take people on a walking tour of downtown Scranton residences.

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The Times-Tribune

Scranton area ranks high in healthcare workers without bachelor's

Health care workers who have an associate degree or less represent 6 percent of the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area's workforce, the fourth highest rate nationwide and a sign of the region's aging population and growing demand for health care services.

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The Times-Tribune

University of Scranton to expand its surveillance boundary to an off-campus street

The University of Scranton plans to expand for the first time its surveillance-camera boundary outside the private campus to a public area - a six-block section of Vine Street in the Hill Section of the city.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Lackawanna to convert downtown office complex into clinic, classrooms, cafeteria

MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Lackawanna College President Mark Volk stands in the courtyard between two buildings of Adams Plaza, at Adams Avenue and Mulberry Street, Scranton.

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'Little Go Joe' Fundraising Tradition Continues with New Rider

As Newswatch 16 morning meteorologist Joe Snedeker makes his way across Pennsylvania for Go Joe XVII, another, much smaller version of his ride took place in Lackawanna County.

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The Times Leader

Study calls region unhappy; psychologist questions it

According to the analysis, co-authored by Joshua Gottlieb of the University of British Columbia's Vancouver School of Economics, the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton region is the least happiest place in the United States.

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The Times-Tribune

Diocese of Scranton chancellor seriously injured in car crash

Teresa Osborne, chancellor of the Diocese of Scranton, was seriously injured in a car crash last night on the Davis Street bridge, Scranton police said.

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