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  1. Rev. Thomas Maloney, pastor of Our Lady of the Eucharist Church in...Read the original story w/Photo

    11 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Fr. Thomas J. Maloney will celebrate his 50th year in the priesthood on June 7 at 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Eurcharist, Pittston. Fr. Thomas J. Maloney will celebrate his 50th year in the priesthood on June 7 at 2 p.m. at Our Lady of the Eurcharist, Pittston.

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  2. Pittston Area Class of 1970 to hold planning committee meeting June 10Read the original story w/Photo

    14 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    The Pittston Area High School class of 1970 will hold a planning meeting at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, June 10 at the Red Mill Inn in Pittston. Al Urban will preside.

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  3. New York Giants part of charity basketball game on June 7 at Pittston AreaRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    The Pros vs. Joes basketball game benefitting Make-A-Wish, will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, June 7 at Pittston Area High School. Autograph tickets can be purchased by calling 570-881-4814.

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  4. Meet the Patriots: Pittston Area senior interviewsRead the original story w/Photo

    15 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Harlow Alexander, the daughter of Bret and Kelly Alexander, resides in Dupont. She can usually be seen hanging out with Alan Thomas, Jarrod Cooper, Matt Bukevicz, Michael Elko, and Patrick Cadden.

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  5. Keep your weekend affordable with these suggestions of things to do for $20 or lessRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times Leader

    Events should be $20 or less. Please include a short description the event, time, date and location.

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  6. Former West Pittston mayor named Red Cross executive director.Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday | The Times Leader

    To those who know him, Tuesday's announcement that he has been named executive director of Red Cross of Northeast Pennsylvania did not come as a surprise. Goldsworthy, who recently served as former Gov. Tom Corbett's deputy director for the Northeast Region and prior to that as mayor of West Pittston, said he is excited to step into this new chapter of his life.

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  7. In Pittston, Casey pushes for bill to aid growing number of 'chronically underfunded' bridgesRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Times Leader

    U.S. Sen. Bob Casey holds a press conference in front of the Water Street Bridge in Pittston to discuss a bill which would provide more federal funding for counties to fix troubled bridges. Standing behind him is Luzerne County Engineer Lawrence Plesh.

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  8. Luzerne man charged with kicking, biting officerRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday May 26 | The Times Leader

    A man from Luzerne was arrested twice within 24 hours on charges he allegedly attempted to bite a police officer and forced his way inside a neighbor's residence looking for a hat, according to charges filed. Joseph Nagui Michael's first run in with police occurred Sunday when he claimed people were chasing him with a knife.

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  9. Changes come quickly under new head of school insurance consortiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Times Leader

    Edward Weiss, the new director of the Northeast Pennsylvania School District Health Trust, is making some postive changes for the organization. Edward Weiss, the new director of the Northeast Pennsylvania School District Health Trust, is making some postive changes for the organization.

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  10. Luzerne County restaurant inspections: May 18-22Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 25 | The Times Leader

    According to the agency: "any inspection is a 'snapshot' of the day and time of the inspection. An inspection conducted on any given day may not be representative of the overall, long-term cleanliness of an establishment.

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  11. Abington Heights tops North Pocono, advances to District 2 Class 3A baseball title gameRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Times Leader

    Abington Heights catcher Zach Campbell had a combined five hits and two RBIs during the Comets wins over Pittston Area and North Pocono in the District 2 Class 3A baseball playoffs. Abington Heights will play Valley View for the district championship at 10 a.m. on Monday, May 25. Abington Heights catcher Zach Campbell had a combined five hits and two RBIs during the Comets wins over Pittston Area and North Pocono in the District 2 Class 3A baseball playoffs.

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  12. Last of Greater Pittston athletes place at track state meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Times Leader

    Pittston Area's Olivia Giambra finished 22nd and Wyoming Area's Marcyssa Brown was 24th in the state in the triple jump Saturday afternoon, May 23. Giambra and Brown were the last of the Greater Pittston athletes to compete at the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association Track and Field Championships Friday and Saturday at Shippensburg University. Giambra was 22nd out of 27 who qualified for the state meet.

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  13. Penn State players share football basics with Pittston Area youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Times Leader

    Former Wyoming Valley West Spartan and Penn State standout Eugene Lewis, right, and PSU tailback Akeel Lynch demonstrate proper passing technique to campers at the Pittston Junior Patriots mini football camp held at Trippi Stadium, Yatesville on Saturday. Former Wyoming Valley West Spartan and Penn State standout Eugene Lewis, right, and PSU tailback Akeel Lynch demonstrate proper passing technique to campers at the Pittston Junior Patriots mini football camp held at Trippi Stadium, Yatesville on Saturday.

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  14. Pittston Area, Wyoming Area girls conclude track season at state meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Times Leader

    The top performers from successful girls seasons at Wyoming Area and Pittston Area concluded their seasons Friday and Saturday at the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association Track and Field Championships. Pittston Area's Olivia Giambra and Wyoming Area's Marcyssa Brown were in the last set of field events to be decided, competing together in the Class AAA triple jump Saturday afternoon.

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  15. Garden party and picnic to honor Msgr. James McGarry, pastor of Our...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday May 23 | The Times Leader

    Msgr. James McGarry, pastor of Our Lady of the Snows and Church of St. Benedict, Clarks Summit, celebrated his 45th anniversary to the priesthood on May 5. McGarry was ordained to the priesthood in Saint Peter's Cathedral, Scranton on May 5, 1970 by the Most Reverend J. Carroll McCormick, D.D., late Bishop of Scranton. In June of this year, he will celebrate his 20th anniversary as pastor of Our Lady of the Snows.

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  16. Nanticoke Historical Society to meetRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times Leader

    NANTICOKE: The Nanticoke Historical Society, 7 p.m., at the society's offices in the Samantha Mill House next to the Mill Memorial Library, 495 E. Main Street. New members welcome.

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  17. Greater Pittston real estate transactions for the week of May 18, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | 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 May 18, 2015: Susan L. Sellani-Hosage and Peter J., John P. Sr., Sandra L. and Sandy L. Sellani to SDS Realty, 300 Philadelphia Ave., West Pittston; $96,000 Brett W. and Tara Vallet to John R. Bulford, Lynn Scotti and Amanda Brown, 522 South St., Avoca; $125,000

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  18. Pittston Area SB tables vote on deal with landbankRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times Leader

    The Pittston Area School Board voted during Wednesday night's regular school meeting to table a proposal to approve arrangements with the Northeastern Pennsylvania Landbank regarding property taxes. The landbank, which includes the city of Pittston, Jenkins Township, and the boroughs of West Pittston and Duryea, will seek to acquire dilapidated and blighted properties, improve them and sell them to new owners with temporarily reduced tax rates.

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  19. Pittston Area senior Jerry Scatena joins Portland Junior Pirates hockey team in MaineRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times Leader

    Pittston Area's Jerry Scatena, right, gets congratulated by Joey Gallia after scoring a goal against Wyoming Area during a game earlier this year. Pittston Area's Jerry Scatena, right, gets congratulated by Joey Gallia after scoring a goal against Wyoming Area during a game earlier this year.

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  20. Pittston Area honors girls lacrosse seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Times Leader

    The team finished its season with a loss to Wyoming Area in the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association District 2 Girls Lacrosse Championships.

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