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  1. Wal-Mart briefly evacuated after some smell smokeRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wal-Mart in the Wilkes-Barre Township Marketplace was evacuated briefly Friday night, after a fault in the store's heating system caused some customers to smell smoke. Reports of a possible fire turned out to be unfounded and the store was re-opened by about 10 p.m. The evacuation was reported at about 9:10 p.m., according to a Luzerne County emergency dispatch supervisor.

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  2. W-B cop on paid leave after assault chargesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Wilkes-Barre police sergeant has been charged with assault and placed on leave after he allegedly struck his wife during an argument at their home early Thursday morning. Sgt. Albert Rodriguez, 50, was charged with misdemeanor counts of simple assault and disorderly conduct, as well as summary harassment, on Thursday.

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  3. W-B cop on paid leave after domestic violence chargesRead the original story

    Friday Feb 27 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Wilkes-Barre police sergeant has been charged with assault and placed on leave after he allegedly struck his wife during an argument at their home early Thursday morning. Sgt. Albert Rodriguez, 50, was charged with misdemeanor counts of simple assault and disorderly conduct, as well as summary harassment, on Thursday.

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  4. Wilkes-Barre cop placed on paid leave after domestic violence chargesRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 26 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Wilkes-Barre police officer was placed on paid administrative leave Thursday pending an internal investigation into charges filed against him involving domestic violence. Wilkes-Barre Township police charged Sgt.

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  5. Domestic assault charges dropped against boyfriend of Selenski's daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 25 | The Citizens' Voice

    The daughter of convicted killer Hugo Selenski declined to testify at her boyfriend's preliminary hearing Wednesday concerning a violent domestic dispute, causing the case to be thrown out. A felony charge of aggravated assault and misdemeanor charges of unlawful restraint, terroristic threats, simple assault, recklessly endangering another person and criminal mischief against Justin Kosko, 25, of East Stroudsburg, stemmed from an incident on Feb. 14 at Rachael McCuen's Wilkes-Barre Township home.

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  6. Family Service Association hosts gala kick-off partyRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 23 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Family Service Associaton of Northeast Pennsylvania held their 2nd annual Gala Kickoff at Bart and Urby's in Wilkes-Barre. The Family Service Association serves families throughout our region with counseling, guardianship for elders, anger managment classes and family reunification services along with many other support programs.

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  7. Show time: Mohegan Sun Pocono hosting Wild Pennsylvania ExpoRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Folks who enjoy hunting, fishing and other outdoor pastimes can see new products and hear about places to explore during an expo at Mohegan Sun Pocono later this week. Guides, outfitters and vendors of hunting and fishing gear will set up displays during the Wild Pennsylvania Hunting-Fishing-Outdoor Expo, Alan Probst said.

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  8. Group celebrates Year of the SheepRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    LOIS A. GRIMM / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE Sisters Trinity and Sophia Kong of Dallas celebrate Chinese New Year at luncheon at Super King's Buffet in Wilkes-Barre Township. Seafood salad.

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  9. Mullery: Property tax reform will take timeRead the original story

    Friday Feb 20 | The Citizens' Voice

    LOIS A. GRIMM / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE Audience members listen as State Representative Gerald Mullery makes a presentation on the status of House Bill 76. "It could be six-to-seven years," state Rep. Gerald Mullery, D- Newport Township, said at Thursday's combined meeting of three local taxpayers groups, at the Wilkes-Barre Township Municipal Building. That's how long it could take the state Legislature to pass Senate Bill 76 and House Bill 76, which would eliminate school property taxes and replace the lost revenue with increases in the state sales and income taxes, Mullery said.

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  10. Police: Man sprays security guard after stealing bootsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    A man sprayed a security guard in the face with a substance and fled after stealing boots from the Wal-Mart in Wilkes-Barre Township Marketplace, police said. According to a police report, store security reported that an unidentified man stole a pair of Herman Survivor boots, valued at $59.95 on Tuesday.

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  11. Police: Retail theft suspect had active warrantRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    A Benton man was arrested Friday after a retail theft led to police discovering an active warrant for his arrest. Wilkes-Barre Township police responded to Kmart in the Blackman Plaza after Daniel Bartkiewicz, 28, was detained for shoplifting approximately $85 worth of merchandise.

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  12. Police blotter 2/18/15Read the original story

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Bureau of Liquor Control Enforcement has cited a Dallas restaurant and bar for alleged liquor law violations last month. Dallas Tap & Grill, aka North 145, Inc., at 28-34 Main St. in Dallas, allowed patrons to remain in the area "habitually used for the service of alcoholic beverages" later than 2:30 a.m., which is more than 30 minutes past "the required time for the cessation of the service of alcoholic beverages," according to state police.

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  13. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:02:03 01:58:30Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    Hugo Selenski is led into the Luzerne County Courthouse, Wilkes-Barre, Pa., Tuesday February 17, 2015, for opening testimony in the penalty phase of his murder trial. A jury lase week found Selenski guilty of first degree murder and other crimes and are seeking the death penalty.Mark MoranPAWIC104 But as he sits in jail waiting to learn if he will live or die for murdering two people, his biggest concern is for his family, his daughter said Tuesday.

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  14. Meeting set on property tax independenceRead the original story

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Luzerne County Taxpayers, Mountain Top On The Move and Wilkes-Barre Taxpayers Associated will hold a meeting 7 p.m., Feb. 19 at the Wilkes-Barre Township Municipal Building, 150 Watson St. located off Northampton Street. Here we go.

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  15. Selenski's daughter assaulted in domesticRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    Just days after Hugo Selenski was convicted of murder, his daughter was the victim of domestic violence, police in Wilkes-Barre Township say. Police charged Justin Kosko, 25, with aggravated assault, a felony, as well as unlawful restraint, terroristic threats, simple assault, reckless endangerment and criminal mischief.

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  16. Selenski's daughter assaulted in domestic incidentRead the original story

    Saturday Feb 14 | The Citizens' Voice

    Just days after Hugo Selenski was convicted of murder, his daughter was the victim of domestic violence, police in Wilkes-Barre Township say. Police charged Justin Kosko, 25, with aggravated assault, a felony, as well as unlawful restraint, terroristic threats, simple assault, reckless endangerment and criminal mischief.

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  17. Police blotter 2/13/15Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    The information provided by the renter was apparently fraudulent, police said. The vehicle bears Arizona registration number AE54462.

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  18. Hometown physical therapy takes on a very special meaningRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    I recently had to learn a lesson the very hard way. I have had a problem with dry eyes for many years and have always been putting drops in my eyes while standing without a problem ... until the one day I lost my balance while leaning my head backward and fell in the kitchen, hitting my head on the kitchen cabinet door handle.

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  19. Corrections & clarifications 2/12/15Read the original story

    Thursday Feb 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    A brief about mailbox thefts in Tuesday's edition incorrectly stated an amount of money stolen from Margaret Raup's mailbox on Nicholson Street in Wilkes-Barre Township. Four cards were stolen containing a total of $80.

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  20. Country star Lee Brice says men like romantic songs tooRead the original story

    Wednesday Feb 11 | The Citizens' Voice

    He points to the reception for "I Don't Dance," penned as a wedding gift to his wife, as evidence. "I've had a knack for writing songs for the girls, but the dudes like 'em as well.

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