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  1. Today's Hot ShotRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... back to our big guy. Shakey likes to be taken care of and she does a great job!" wrote Sandra Cherkauskas of Pittston, who submitted this photo. We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines: To comment you must first create ...

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  2. Heat lamp suspected as cause of Exeter Twp. fireRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... get the burning lamp from his porch, he said. Firetrucks from around the area, including Mt. Zion, Harding and West Pittston, lined the unpaved, dead-end road to Krastag's home. Smoke poured from the trailer as fire crews blasted the flames with a ...

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  3. Katie Wolfgang's buzzer-beater lifts Wyoming Area past Lake-LehmanRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Pittston Area center Marley O'Brien battles Coughlin's Gebesis Rodriguez at the tip-off to start the game on Wednesday. Pittston Area center Marley O'Brien battles Coughlin's Gebesis Rodriguez at the tip-off to start the game on Wednesday.

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  4. Avoca council moves closer to new borough buildingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 13, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... Ethan Golden and Mark Stillwagon. The borough also put in an application form to be part of the second annual Pittston City Saint Patrick's Day Parade to be held at noon on Saturday, March 7, in which members of the borough street department will ...

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  5. Powerball Jackpot Hits $450 MillionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Saturday night's Powerball drawing came and went without a winner, so the jackpot goes from $394 million to $450 million. And folks who like their chances on becoming multi-millionaires are already buying Powerball tickets at shops like the Pilot Travel Center near Pittston.

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  6. Luzerne County Transportation Authority officials to launch LCTA bus tracking appRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... either by address, bus stop location or bus route. This screen shot from the LCTA's bus locator app shows the West Pittston Outbound route, all the bus stops along the route, the location of the Intermodal Transportation Center in Wilkes-Barre and ...

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  7. First Community Foundation Partnership awards WVIA a $40,000 grant to ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 8, 2015 | NorthcentralPa.com

    ... Lycoming Regional Advisory Board as well as a member of First Community Foundation Partnership. Image provided. Pittston, PA (WVIA) - During the First Community Foundation Partnership Connect Reception on Friday, January 16, 2015, WVIA Public Media ...

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  8. Piazza-KellyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... the late Nicholas and Bessie Spagnola and the late Leo and Edna Barrett. The bride-to-be is a 2002 graduate of Pittston Area High School and graduated from Bloomsburg University, where she earned a bachelor's degree in psychology and a master's ...

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  9. Scranton investigating if six employees got excess pension benefitsRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    ... abstained from voting on his wife's pension, said if an error was made it was not intentional. Michael Butera, a Pittston attorney knowledgeable about pension and municipal matters, said he does not believe the retirees could use ignorance as a ...

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  10. Controversial tax break program set to expire in Luzerne CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... a hulking structure by the Stegmaier Building and two former bank buildings in the city's downtown. The Greater Pittston Chamber of Commerce also has a 47-acre parcel in Duryea that must start development this year to qualify for a break through ...

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  11. W-B paramedic asks court to reconsider civil suit after dismissalRead the original story

    Feb 7, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    ... was "not a sufficient adverse action to sustain a First Amendment retaliation claim." Attorney Cynthia Pollick, of Pittston, on Tuesday appealed Malachy's decision to the 3rd Circuit U.S. Court of Appeals.

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  12. Hire of former Luzerne County ADA in Wyoming County irks commissionerRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... him to the payroll. Henry also confirmed that Commissioner Ron Williams was disappointed that Carroll, who is from Pittston in Luzerne County, was hired over other applicants from Wyoming County. Williams said he checked into the hiring process and ...

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  13. Wyoming Area splits, Pittston Area drops two in girls basketball actionRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Pittston Area's Allie Barber heads to the bench after fouling out early in the fourth quarter against Hazleton Area on Thursday night in Yatesville. Pittston Area's Allie Barber heads to the bench after fouling out early in the fourth quarter against Hazleton Area on Thursday night in Yatesville.

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  14. Local fire, ambulance associations receive grant moneyRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    ... grant money through the Pennsylvania Fire Company and Ambulance Service Grant Program. Among those from the Greater Pittston area are the following: Local fire and ambulance associations were recently awarded grant money through the Pennsylvania ...

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  15. West Pittston Library's Winter Carnival Cocktail Celebration Feb. 11Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Step right up to the West Pittston Library's Winter Carnival Cocktail Celebration on Wednesday, Feb. 11. Test your strength at a two-hour open bar accompanied by a carousel of heavy hors d'oeuvres at Fox Hill Country Club. Also, see what the future holds with our Tarot Card Reader.

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  16. Teens' group meeting Feb. 12 at Pittston Memorial LibraryRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    Teen Advisory Group will meet at 5:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12 at the Pittston Memorial Library. TAG members are considered volunteers of the library and help plan teen library events.

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  17. After backlash, board at Pa. pubcaster buys out exec's contractRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | Current

    Bill Kelly, left, and Tom CurrA celebrate their new roles in June 2013: CurrA taking over as general manager, and Kelly starting to raise major gifts for the station. The board of WVIA Public Media in Pittston, Pa., has learned an expensive lesson about paying top execs: Beware of the public-relations fallout when long-term employees receive big payouts from deferred compensation plans.

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  18. Sunday Dispatch celebrates its 68th year this weekRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Times Leader

    The paper did not start in an easy period. It was February 1947. There was a daily newspaper in Greater Pittston, the Pittston Gazette, and a Thursday newspaper, the Pittston Bulletin.

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  19. Photo: Warren Ruda, License: N/A, Created: 2015:02:05 12:39:23Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 6, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    Three Pittston Area High School seniors won $12,000 in scholarship money at Wilkes University by winning an entrepreneurial contest Thursday with a proposal for an electronic recycling business. The Pittston Area team beat six other teams, all from North Pocono High School.

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  20. Lady Cougars take control of WVC Division I title chaseRead the original story

    Feb 6, 2015 | Standard Speaker

    YATESVILLE - Turning in one of their finest all-around games off the season, the Hazleton Area girls took a huge step toward the Wyoming Valley Conference Division I championship on Thursday, taking down Pittston Area 62-40 in a battle of division co-lead

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