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2 hrs ago | The Times Leader
Steel materials reported stolen from a pending bridge project will not delay construction, according to the Sidney Street Bridge site superintendent.
6 hrs ago | York Dispatch
Brian Shaffer, 39, and Irene Ogrodnick, 47, both of 99 Beech St., were each charged with simple assault, harassment and animal cruelty after police arrested them following a domestic dispute.
11 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
There will be showers today and there may even be some thunderstorms banging around out there this morning.
15 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice
ZACHARY SHOEMAKER DODGEBALL TOURNAMENT: The seventh annual Zachary Shoemaker Dodgeball Tournament will partner with the Make-A-Wish Foundation's local chapter to raise funds to grant wishes to area children with life-threatening medical conditions.
19 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice
Students at Holy Redeemer High School were recognized for their accomplishments in the 2014 National French Contest, administered by the American Association of Teachers of French .
A Pittston man was arrested after he allegedly was caught masturbating in Boscov's Department Store at the Laurel Mall.
A 21-year-old Hazleton man died after he was struck by a vehicle Saturday night.
Hazleton Public Transit will draw from a $550,000 capital improvements account to ensure the agency gets grant money from the state after Luzerne County Council abruptly decided to cut local match funds, Hazleton's transit director said.
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.
SME Representatives Mike Korb, Dr. Nikhil Trivedi, Dr. Raja V. Ramani, Dr. Barbara Arnold, J. Steven Gardner and David L. Kanagy.
The spanking new Gabe's store in the East End Centre held its grand opening Saturday, complete with a ribbon cutting, breakfast, t-shirts and prizes.
Nicole Kathryn Shebloski and Christopher Sage Pirrone were united in marriage Oct. 5, 2013, in Chapel of Christ the King at King's College, Wilkes-Barre.
Several dozen veterans gathered with family and guests in the Luzerne County Courthouse rotunda Saturday to mark the 61st anniversary of the end of the Korean War and honor the men who lost their lives during the conflict.
For years, Crestwood School Board Member Gene Mancini has been the sole representative of his district on the Wilkes-Barre Area Career and Technology Center Joint Operating Committee - a group of 11 representatives from five districts that runs the CTC.
BUTCH COMEGYS / TIMES-SHAMROCK Traffic rolls along Spruce Street in Scranton. Some workers who commute into the city will be exempt from the proposed commuter tax.
The construction supervisor for Leeward Construction reported just before 4 p.m. Friday the theft of steel H Piles/steel I-beams from the Sydney Street Bridge project.
The bang of the point-blank gunshot fired into his head rang his ears and everything turned cloudy as he ran from three city men who robbed him in south Wilkes-Barre.
Wilkes-Barre News, Events & Info
Updated: Mon Jul 28, 2014 06:46 pm
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