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  1. Police searching for pellet gun thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Citizens' Voice

    BARRE TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT Police say this man man stole a BB gun from the Kmart store in Wilkes-Barre Township. COURTESY OF WILKES-BARRE TOWNSHIP POLICE DEPARTMENT Police say this man man stole a BB gun from the Kmart store in Wilkes-Barre Township.

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  2. Thank you for providing freedom of speechRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | The Citizens' Voice

    This letter is directed to the "gentleman," who has been carrying on a personal vendetta against the mayor and fire department of Wilkes-Barre Township. You demand change, well it ain't going to happen.

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  3. Man arrested after fight in Target parking lotRead the original story

    Monday Jan 26 | The Citizens' Voice

    A man from Northumberland County was arrested Thursday after becoming involved in an argument in the Target parking lot in Wilkes-Barre Township. According to witnesses, Barry Anoia, 29, yelled profanities at a male operating a rental truck.

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  4. Former W-B credit union member pleads guilty to bank fraudRead the original story

    Saturday Jan 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    One of the five people targeted by the federal investigation into the Wilkes-Barre City Employees Federal Credit Union pleaded guilty Friday. Jeffrey Serafin, 36, was charged with a single count of felony bank fraud.

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  5. Former Wilkes-Barre credit union employee pleads guilty to bank fraudRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Citizens' Voice

    One of the five people targeted by the federal investigation into the Wilkes-Barre City Employees Federal Credit Union pleaded guilty Friday. Jeffrey Serafin, 36, stood before U.S. District Judge Richard Caputo, of the Middle District of Pennsylvania, in federal court in Wilkes-Barre, accused of felony bank fraud.

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  6. Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2015:01:22 10:32:26Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jan 23 | The Citizens' Voice

    Former Wilkes-Barre Township Fire Chief John Yuknavich arrives at the William J. Nealon Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Thursday morning Jan. 22 for sentencing after pleaded guilty in federal court in September to stealing about $45,000 from his volunteer department. Michael J. Mullen / Staff Photographer MICHAEL J. MULLEN / TIMES-SHAMROCK Former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief John Yuknavich arrives at the William J. Nealon Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse on Thursday morning.

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  7. Former W-B Twp. fire chief sentencedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Former Wilkes-Barre Township Fire Chief John Yuknavich arrives at the William J. Nealon Federal Building and U.S. Courthouse Thursday morning for sentencing. He pleaded guilty in federal court in September to stealing about $45,000 from his volunteer department.

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  8. Former W-B Twp. fire chief to serve 6 months in prisonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief John Yuknavich was sentenced to six months in prison and six months house arrest in federal court in Scranton on Thursday. Yuknavich, 51, pleaded guilty Sept.

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  9. Texas Roadhouse will open in Wilkes-BarreRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Lone Star will be torn down and Texas Roadhouse, a Western-theme chain that specializes in steaks, plans to rebuild and open in that location, Texas Roadhouse spokesman Travis Doster confirmed Wednesday. Based in Louisville, Kentucky, with more than 450 locations in 49 states and four foreign countries, Texas Roadhouse opened its doors in 1993.

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  10. Wilkes-Barre Township High School classes gear up for all class reunionRead the original story

    Thursday Jan 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wilkes-Barre Township High School annual all class reunion will be held Saturday, Oct. 3, at the township fire hall. The graduating classes of 1955 and 1965 will be honored this year.

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  11. New steakhouse will open in Wilkes-BarreRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    Lone Star is closing Saturday and will be torn down. Texas Roadhouse, a chain that specializes in steaks and promotes a Western theme, plans to open in that location, Texas Roadhouse spokesman Travis Doster confirmed Wednesday.

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  12. Former W-B Twp. fire chief faces trial next monthRead the original story

    Wednesday Jan 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    The state theft charges against former Wilkes-Barre Township fire chief John Yuknavich are slated for trial next month, according to court documents. Yuknavich, 51, pleaded guilty in September to a federal charge of stealing from programs that receive federal funds and is due back in court this week to be sentenced.

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  13. Pennsylvania Taxpayers Cyber Coalition to host meeting open to publicRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 20 | The Citizens' Voice

    Homeowners, how would you like to eliminate your school property taxes once and for all? Many homeowners, businesses, and senior citizens are facing foreclosures and sheriff's sales because they cannot afford both the cost of home ownership and the rising level of school property taxes. Local chapters of the Pennsylvania Taxpayers Cyber Coalition will host a meeting open to the public at 7 p.m., Friday, Jan. 16 at the Wilkes-Barre Township Municipal Building located off Northampton Street.

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  14. Police blotter 1/20/15Read the original story

    Monday Jan 19 | The Citizens' Voice

    The intruder was described as a black male in his mid-30s, approximately 6 feet tall wearing a black jacket and khaki pants. Police said the description is consistent with a homeless man who is known to frequent the area.

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  15. Five Guys eatery coming to W-B Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    GARY FRIEDMAN / LOS ANGELES TIMES Hamburgers are made at Five Guys in Valencia, Calif. The burger chain will open a restaurant in the former Ground Round building in Wilkes-Barre Township.

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  16. W-B Twp. police launch warrant programRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    The department posts an offer to those featured in the weekly warrant round-up: "If you would like your picture removed from Warrant of the Week, please stop by 150 Watson St., Wilkes-Barre Township, Pa. and we will be happy to assist you."

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  17. Indicted credit union member to plead guiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jan 15 | The Citizens' Voice

    One of the five people snared in the federal investigation into the Wilkes-Barre City Employees Federal Credit Union will plead guilty, according to federal court documents filed Wednesday. The court records indicate Jeffrey Serafin, 35, is slated for a guilty plea hearing on Jan. 23 in federal court in Wilkes-Barre.

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  18. Wilkes-Barre Area limits tax increase, appoints members to building tax forceRead the original story

    Tuesday Jan 13 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board voted Monday to limit a property tax increase next year to 2.7 percent and approved steps that could lead to borrowing more than $140 million to fund building renovations. The vote on the tax rate for 2015-16 prevents the school district from seeking an exception with the state Department of Education to approve a tax increase that exceeds 2.7 percent, which is an index calculated by the state.

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  19. W-B fire department on call for VA hospitalRead the original story

    Monday Jan 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE The Wilkes-Barre Fire Department has lead responsibility on fire alarms at the Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Plains Township. A little-known fire response protocol has been in place and has worked for 65 years to protect one of the Wyoming Valley's most important landmarks and resources.

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  20. Photo: (c) Al Diaz/ Miami Herald, License: N/A, Created: 2015:01:11 17:39:46Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jan 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    DAVE SCHERBENCO / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE Posters was placed on the doors of Holy Trinity Lithuanian Church in Wilkes-Barre. The church will be razed beginning today.

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