Wilkes-Barre Info

Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania is located in Luzerne County. Zip codes in Wilkes-Barre, PA include 18766, 18706, and 18769. The median home price in Wilkes-Barre is $63,500 which is roughly $36/per square foot. More Wilkes-Barre information.

Local Charities in Wilkes-Barre, PA

Bookmark

Add to MyYahoo RSS

Wilkes-Barre News

Local news for Wilkes-Barre, PA continually updated from thousands of sources on the web.

1 hr ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

Missing "President" Found near Bear Creek

A few days ago, we told you about a President Obama statue from Wilkes-Barre that had been stolen.

Comment?

5 hrs ago | The Jewish News Weekly

the synagogue today | Will $11 million Jewish hub save troubled city's fading community?

That much is clear from a quick tour. The sanctuary at the local Orthodox synagogue, Ohav Zedek, seats nearly 1,000.

Comment?

9 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

CityVest signs over Hotel Sterling property to county

In a letter to the county solicitor sent Thursday, Scranton-based attorney George Reihner said recent action by the county to garnish CityVest of parking fees being generated at the site on West Market Street took him off-guard.

Comment?

13 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Wilkes-Barre towing contractor, current and former police officers charged with bank fraud

Embattled Wilkes-Barre towing contractor Leo Glodzik III was indicted Thursday afternoon on charges of conspiracy to commit bank fraud, bank fraud and tampering with a witness.

Comment?

13 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Wilkes-Barre towing contractor Glodzik, others charged with bank fraud

Embattled Wilkes-Barre towing contractor Leo Glodzik III was indicted Thursday afternoon on charges of conspiracy to committ bank fraud, bank fraud and tampering with a witness.

Comment?

15 hrs ago | Weekender

Weekend Tattoo Fest to descend on Wilkes-Barre

If social media and local hype are any indication of how successful this year's annual Tattoo Festival will be, then NEPA better get ready.

Comment?

19 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

Psu W-B, Movies 14 to host Robin Williams film series

Penn State Wilkes-Barre and R/C Wilkes-Barre Movies 14 will host a film and discussion series on Robin Williams.

Comment?

Yesterday | The Citizens' Voice

LCCC Choral Arts Club holds talent show

Luzerne County Community College Choral Arts Club recently held a talent show at the college's Educational Conference Center.

Comment?

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

$entry.name

After more than 50 years bringing traditional Irish music and their own compositions to audiences around the world, the band has decided to stop touring - eventually.

Comment?

The Citizens' Voice

Breaking Benjamin teases return in social media postings

Breaking Benjamin lead singer Ben Burnley works the guitar during the concert at the Pavilion in 2007.

Comment?

WNEP-TV Moosic

Veterans Clinic Open in Wayne County

After years spent pushing for the VA Medical Center to open an outpatient clinic in Wayne County, veterans finally have their wish .

Comment?

The Times-Tribune

Lackawanna County to investigate CYS lawsuit allegations

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.

Comment?

The Citizens' Voice

Broad, breezy verandas, farm fresh cuisine; the Oneonta Hotel had it all

Last week, I wrote about the Oneonta Pavilion, built after the Oneonta Hotel burned to the ground in 1919.

Comment?

The Citizens' Voice

Police: Glen Lyon man charged officers with steak knife

A Glen Lyon man charged police with a steak knife in an apparent attempt to get officers to shoot him, according Newport Township police.

Comment?

Tue Aug 19, 2014

The Citizens' Voice

Citizens Bank donates backpacks for families in need

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.

Comment?

WNEP-TV Moosic

Missing: President Obama Statue

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.

Comment?

Weekender

this Week: Aug. 20 to 26, 2014

JCC Book Club, a discussion of "The Burgess Boys" by Elizabeth Strout. Jewish Community Center, 60 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre.

Comment?

The Citizens' Voice

Trial begins for man accused of fatal Sherman Hills shooting

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.

Comment?

WFMJ-TV Youngstown

Appeal rejected in NE Pa. slaying

An appeals court has upheld the voluntary manslaughter conviction of a northeastern Pennsylvania man in a shooting death that authorities alleged was an attempted robbery during a drug deal.

Comment?

The Citizens' Voice

Community digest

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.

Comment?

•••
•••
•••
•••
Wilkes-Barre Dating

more search filters

less search filters

•••

Wilkes-Barre Jobs