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8 hrs ago | The Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County's human services director pledged an investigation into an allegation the former Children and Youth Services placed a 7-year-old boy into a foster home with a young man who had a documented history of sexual abuse.
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12 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice
Last week, I wrote about the Oneonta Pavilion, built after the Oneonta Hotel burned to the ground in 1919.
WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Senior vice president and regional manager of Citizens Bank, Donna Farrell, and Monsignor Joseph Kelly remove backpacks from packaging at Our Lady of Hope Parish in Wilkes-Barre.
Missing: a life-size statue of President Obama. Someone swiped the statue off the porch of a home in Wilkes-Barre, and it upset the owner so much, she ended up in a hospital.
JCC Book Club, a discussion of "The Burgess Boys" by Elizabeth Strout. Jewish Community Center, 60 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre.
Kenneth "Stone" Malik Evans III gunned down Shantique "Teeka" Goodson in a motor vehicle Nov. 11 after yelling and trying to open a vehicle door, prosecutor Jill Matthews said today during her opening argument.
COUGHLIN CLASS OF 1964: Coughlin High School, Class of 1964, will meet 7 p.m. Wednesday at Norm's Pizza, North Sherman street, Wilkes-Barre.
Lackawanna County Children and Youth Services knowingly placed a 7-year-old Scranton boy in foster care with a Wilkes-Barre couple whose adopted son had a history of sexual abuse, the boy and his mother charge in a federal lawsuit filed Monday.
After a foggy start and an overnight low in the 50s, today will be sunny, with a high near 78. Tonight will be partly cloudy, with a low around 53. The sun rose at 6:15 a.m. and will set at 7:58 p.m. That's 16 less minutes of daylight than last Monday, and makes this is the first week the sun is setting before 8 p.m. this summer, Along with long ... (more)
MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Some Luzerne County Council members want to take $3 million in spending on Moon Lake Park out of a proposal for capital funds.
They're fishing buddies who find themselves on the opposite sides of a discussion about a potential development in the neighborhood.
SUBMITTED BY KING'S COLLEGE / PHOTOGRAPHY BY ANDY The Rev. John Ryan, C.S.C, president of King's College, gives concluding remarks at Saturday's ceremony at the Scandlon Gymnasium.
The 26-year-old Dunmore native was more than six minutes clear of runner-up Robert Gould of Drums, who posted a time of 2:26:43.
Proposed affordable housing community to benefit Wilkes-Barre community. Your fears: Another Sherman Hills.
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Updated: Wed Aug 20, 2014 05:53 am
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