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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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2 hrs ago | The Times Leader

Nanticoke discusses storm water grant

At the July 16 meeting of Nanticoke City Council, Robert Hughes, a representative from Eastern Pennsylvania Coalition of Abandoned Mine Reclamation, discussed a grant application that the city has applied for.

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8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

Romance ends in stabbing

So Siara Edwards and Paula Loftus agreed to do him a favor Saturday and pick up the clothes he left at his ex's Scranton apartment.

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14 hrs ago | Tire Business

Net Driven opens HQ

Pat Sandone was joined by his wife Kelly and local and state officials for the opening of Net Driven's headquarters in Scranton, Pa.

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18 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

As the grip of heroin grows, so does law enforcement's resolve

In one 2007 clip, three people were arrested in a Scranton bust that netted 320 bags of heroin.

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22 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune

UGI disconnects gas line in downtown Scranton

The 100 block of North Washington Avenue was closed for several hours Sunday morning as a gas utility disconnected service.

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Sun Jul 20, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Massive bust highlights flow of the heroin pipeline

JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Heroin, a gun and packaging material seized during an investigation by detectives with the Lackawanna County district attorney's office in Scranton on June 26. Packets of heroin seized by detectives with the Lackawanna County District Attorney's Office in Scranton on Thursday, June 26, 2014.

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The Times-Tribune

Scranton commuter tax would be additional earned-income tax

Designated since 1992 as financially distressed under state Act 47, Scranton last tried in late 2012 to impose a commuter tax under that state law.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Folks Run, Walk in Memory of Frank Bonacci

Folks laced up their sneakers in Lackawanna County to run in memory of Frank Bonacci who was killed one year ago on Sunday.

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The Times-Tribune

Hundreds of bikers thunder through NEPA for veterans

JASON FARMER / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Around 700 bikers climb on their motorcycles during the Rolling Thunder Pennsylvania Chapter 3's 15th annual Salute to Veterans Ride, as they leave from the Gino J. Merli Veterans Center Sunday, July 20, 2014.

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The Times-Tribune

Namedropper, July 20, 2014

Gathering at UNICO Scranton Chapter's bocce tournament at the Victor Alfieri Society in Scranton are, front row , from left: Ricky Johns and Gayle DeAntona.

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The Times-Tribune

Veterans News 7/20/2014

Shopa-Davey VFW Post 6082 chicken barbecue, today, 11 a.m.-4 p.m. or sold out, post home, 123 Electric St., Peckville; $9, from a member or at door.

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The Times-Tribune

Workin' on the RR Waymart woman keeps local trains running smoothly and safely

JAKE DANNA STEVENS / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER From her birds-eye perch overlooking Scranton's rail lines, Betsy Lucas can keep an eye on the trains coming and going as chief dispatcher for the Delaware-Lackawanna Railroad.

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The Times-Tribune

Next stage of his career: Michael Bradshaw Flynn juggles Scranton...

SUNDAY TIMES FILE PHOTO Michael Bradshaw Flynn, kneeling in front, leads the male chorus in a scene from "South Pacific" at Scranton Preparatory School in 2006.

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The Citizens' Voice

Cops: Scranton man stole from Walmart

Police arrested a Scranton man on Friday after they say he stole consumer electronics worth more than $2,000 from a Walmart in Pittston Township.

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The Times-Tribune

City man accused of Wal-Mart theft

Township police arrested a Scranton man Friday after they say he stole consumer electronics worth more than $2,000 from a Wal-Mart.

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Sat Jul 19, 2014

The Times-Tribune

Old Forge native writes on income inequality

With an academic career focused on the intersection of sociology, economics and history, Old Forge native Joseph Blasi, Ph.D., co-wrote a book on a hot topic - income inequality.

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Times News

Lehigh Valley a top hospital for 19th...

Lehigh Valley Hospital ranks for the 19th consecutive year as one of the nation's top hospitals on U.S. News & World Report's Best Hospitals list.

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The Times-Tribune

Priest stationed in Haiti shares his struggles with violence, maintains optimism and faith

After the 5:30 p.m. outdoor Mass at St. Ann's Novena celebration Friday, the Rev.

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WNEP-TV Moosic

Crews Still Cleaning Oil From Lackawanna River

The banks of the Lackawanna River in Scranton are often busy on a nice summer day.

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The Times Leader

Casey pushes measure to keep highway fund solvent

The bridge has been closed since April 8, 2011. Jones said bridge closure made business hard to come buy - some customers have asked if she's still open.

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