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  1. Local Connections: Nonnenberg named Most Valuable Swimmer at AlabamaRead the original story w/Photo

    1 hr ago | The Times-Tribune

    ... season. A captain this season, she will be a fifth-year senior for the Bobcats since she redshirted as a freshman. (Pittston Area) had his streak of tournament wins stopped at three last weekend at the North Carolina State Wolfpack Spring Open at ...

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  2. Did Plane Dump Toilet Paper? FAA InvestigatingRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    The Federal Aviation Administration is investigating whether what appears to be toilet paper and plastic that landed in a neighborhood in Luzerne County fell from an aircraft. On the 200 block of Wyoming Avenue in West Pittston, debris fell onto several properties.

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  3. Judge refuses to dismiss charges in Sherman Hills shootingsRead the original story w/Photo

    7 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Luzerne County Judge David Lupas on Monday denied requests to dismiss charges against two men accused of severely injuring two girls in a shooting at the Sherman Hills apartment complex in August 2013. A trial for Trevor Whitaker, 27, of Brooklyn, New York, and Jamal Alford, 25, of Pittston, was due to begin this week.

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  4. Manhunt ends for Exeter homicide suspectRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 14, 2009 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... left it on the sidewalk, prosecutors said. Platt was arraigned by District Judge Joseph Carmody in West Pittston early this morning. He was charged with criminal homicide and was jailed at Luzerne County Correctional Facility without bail. Platt had ...

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  5. Truck Flips, Blocks RoadRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... a bucket truck after it rolled numerous times along Route 315 in Dupont. Officers say he ran a red light then hit a Pittston city dump truck and started flipping, actually launching in the air. "I saw a truck flipping two or three times, actually, ...

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  6. This week's meetingsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Harveys Lake council, work session at 5:30 p.m. and regular meeting at 7:30 p.m., borough building, 4875 Memorial Highway. Pittston Area School Board, work session at 7 p.m. followed by regular meeting, senior high school library, 5 Stout St., Yatesville.

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  7. Wyoming Valley Conference has strong performances at Shippensburg...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Times Leader

    ... with 128-2 and placed third in the shot put with 39-7. Teammate Cayle Spencer was fifth in the javelin with 122-9. Pittston Area was 28th out of 52 teams that scored in Class AAA girls. Olivia Giambra led the way, taking sixth with in the long jump ...

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  8. Restaurant inspections: April 13 - 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Times Leader

    ... the municipalities in the which facilities are physically located. Turkey Hill Minit Market #300, 257 S. Main St., Pittston, April 13. Prepackaged store made wraps and hoagies are not labeled to clearly indicate any "Big 8" allergen ingredients ...

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  9. People on the Move, April 19, 2015Read the original story

    Sunday | The Times-Tribune

    ... Pennsylvania Real Estate Academy. In addition to real estate, Ms. Whiteduck enjoys outside sports, and resides in Pittston with her family. Warren Shotto of Dunmore will serve as assistant chief nursing officer at Moses Taylor Hospital. Employed by ...

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  10. Sworen-WilsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | The Citizens' Voice

    ... of York. He is the grandson of Norma Wilson of York and the late Gene Wilson. The bride-to-be is a 2004 graduate of Pittston Area High School and a 2008 graduate of Penn State University Main Campus with a bachelor's degree in rehabilitative ...

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  11. Pittston Area pool dedicated in honor of late swim coach Jon McHaleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Times Leader

    ... is Mallory McHale, granddaughter. Coach McHale's son Shawn addressed those in attendance for the dedication of the Pittston Area pool in his father's name. Coach McHale's son Shawn addressed those in attendance for the dedication of the Pittston ...

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  12. Greater Pittston little league season in full swing as boys major teams take the fieldRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Times Leader

    Jenkins Township/Duryea Yankees pitcher Drew O'Malley pitched 5-plus innings, giving up just one hit and stuck out 12 batters to beat the Pittston City Red Sox on Wednesday. Kyle Breymeier put the game away in the fourth inning with a two-run inside-the-park home run.

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  13. Pittston Area's Alumni Legends Basketball Tournament set to bring locals together on April 26Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Times Leader

    The rivalries are old. But the Pittston Area girls basketball team will try to revive those rivalries with a fun-filled day of basketball.

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  14. Holy Rosary hosts father/daughter dance in DuryeaRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Times Leader

    ... were adorned with drapes. There was even a chandelier that was constructed of cloth streamers. Karen Miller of Pittston was in charge of organizing the event, and she noted that a group of about 15 mothers pitched in to accomplish the preparations, ...

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  15. 2014-2015 Times Leader Girls Basketball All-StarsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Times Leader

    ... shot all won games for the Patriots. While she averaged 11.7 points and scored in double figures during 14 of Pittston Area's final 17 games, her other intangibles created magical moments while lifting the Patriots to new heights. For instance, ...

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  16. Police: Dupont man stabbed chief with pen near schoolRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Dupont man stabbed the Pittston police chief with a pen near Martin L. Mattei Middle School on Thursday morning, causing school security to lock down the building for a half hour as the incident unfolded, police said. Officials said classes continued as scheduled, and parents were notified of the lockdown later in the day through school messenger phone calls.

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  17. Remembering Margaret Buzza: 'always had a hug, a smile and an encouraging word'Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | PennLive.com

    Margaret R. Aritz Buzza had retired from the state and also had been a cafeteria worker for Central Dauphin School District. She was a 1964 graduate of West Pittston High School.

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  18. Newrose, Water's Edge residential housing in downtown Pittston...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times Leader

    The Newrose Building on Main Street in Downtown Pittston will soon be home to office space and retail space, along with six apartments and a rooftop deck. The Newrose Building on Main Street in Downtown Pittston will soon be home to office space and retail space, along with six apartments and a rooftop deck.

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  19. Greater Pittston real estate transactions for the week of April 13Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times Leader

    The following Greater Pittston real estate transactions have been recorded in the Luzerne County Office of the Recorder of Deeds for the week of April 13, 2015: United States Department of Housing and Urban Development and Secretary of Housing and Urban Development to Jill Marie Price , 46 Institute St., Wyoming; $68,000

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  20. Local shelter caring for kittens found in impounded vehicleRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | The Times Leader

    ... were found. They added that it was an unusual find for officers. Blue Chip volunteer Maryjo Engleman, 49, of Pittston, said she heard about the kittens coming to the shelter from the shelter's owner Marge Bart. She did not realize at the time that ...

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