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  1. Dialogue needed between mayor, firefightersRead the original story

    10 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    With all the criminal and political issues surrounding the Wilkes-Barre Township Volunteer Fire Department, and with the former fire chief still waiting on his sentence for stealing $45,000, it's time for township Mayor Carl Kuren and council to have a dialogue and sit down with Wilkes-Barre Mayor Tom Leighton for professional and properly trained firefighters to protect the township. Lift the smoke screen and act because action is better than inaction.

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  2. Four local attorneys serving on Wolf panelRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Citizens' Voice

    Jarrett Ferentino, a Luzerne County assistant district attorney and Wyoming Area School District solicitor, is one of several area attorneys serving on Gov.-elect Tom Wolf's transition committees. Ferentino is serving on the corrections transition committee.

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  3. Photo: Warren Ruda, License: N/A, Created: 2001:10:12 22:28:10Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Dec 14 | The Citizens' Voice

    WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE A Geisinger Marketplace employee assists a customer with health insurance in Wilkes-Barre Township last week. Seeking a health plan with a cap on out-of-pocket costs, Fred Hickman in 2013 chose a Blue Cross Blue Shield plan that cost him about $600 a month this year.

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  4. W-B Twp. should consider its firefighting optionsRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Citizens' Voice

    Citizens in Wilkes-Barre Township ought to be asking themselves whether or not the community was better served when it purchased firefighting services from Wilkes-Barre City. The township's fire department is undermanned and struggling to overcome criminal and political issues tied to the former fire chief.

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  5. Donors to Toys for Toys to receive concert ticketRead the original story

    Saturday Dec 13 | The Citizens' Voice

    Those who donate to a Toys for Tots drive Wednesday can receive a free ticket to the "Jingle Bells 2014" concert at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township. The first 500 people who donate a new, unwrapped toy from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday will get a ticket to the Dec. 20 concert featuring hip-hop artists Fabolous, Fat Joe, Bobby Shmurda, Lil' Durk, Audrey Rose, DJ Suss One and hosted by Alex Estevez.

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  6. Santa Claus is coming to Wilkes-Barre TownshipRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Citizens' Voice

    Bob Delescavage, coordinator of the Wilkes-Barre Township annual children's Christmas party, announced the party will be held from 1 to 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at the township fire hall. Children up to nine years of age are welcome.

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  7. Police seek help in identifying TV thievesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 11 | The Citizens' Voice

    Wilkes-Barre Township Police want the public's help to catch two thieves. Police have released video surveillance footage of two men who they say stole television sets from Wal-Mart in Wilkes-Barre Township Marketplace.

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  8. United Way event at Wyoming Valley MallRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wyoming Valley Mall in Wilkes-Barre Township will host a "Joy of Giving" event on Thursday that will include prizes and giveaways for shoppers. The mall has teamed up with the United Way of Wyoming Valley to raise funds for children to participate in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library.

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  9. Longtime political figure Clif Madrack dies at 69Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | The Citizens' Voice

    WARREN RUDA / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Former Moon Lake Park director Clif Madrack answers a question during a Luzerne County budget hearing in 2008. Madrack died Monday.

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  10. Motionless in White to host fan meet-and-greetRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 4 | The Citizens' Voice

    COURTESY OF MOTIONLESS IN WHITE Motionless in White will appear at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Gallery of Sound in Wilkes-Barre Township. The industrial metalcore band, which originated in Northeastern Pennsylvania, will appear at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at the record store at 186 Mundy St. in Wilkes-Barre Township.

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  11. New stop sign in place at Wal-Mart plaza in Wilkes-Barre Twp.Read the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | The Citizens' Voice

    The yield sign for vehicles exiting the Wilkes-Barre Township Marketplace plaza, heading right onto Highland Park Boulevard toward Coal Street, has been changed to a stop sign, Wilkes-Barre Township police said in a news release. Drivers who fail to come to a complete stop before entering the roadway on Highland Park Boulevard will be pulled over, according to police.

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  12. Man assaulted in W-B Twp. home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Citizens' Voice

    JACOB SEIBEL / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Police investigate the scene of a home-invasion robbery Monday on Francis Street in Wilkes-Barre Township. Wilkes-Barre Township police Sgt.

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  13. James Taylor, All-Stars bring soul-soothing classics to arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Citizens' Voice

    With a soothing, yet powerful voice, singer-songwriter James Taylor creates an aural refuge from the troubles of the world. The five-time Grammy winner and his All-Star Band performed Monday evening at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township.

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  14. Man assaulted in W-B Twp. home invasionRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 1 | The Citizens' Voice

    Wilkes-Barre Township Police Sgt. Mark Hampton said two men forced their way in through a side door of a home on the 400 block of Francis Street about 10:45 a.m. The victim, who is in his 50s and lives alone, found the suspects in his basement, police said.

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  15. This week's meetings 12/1/14Read the original story

    Monday Dec 1 | The Citizens' Voice

    Plymouth Township supervisors, work session at 5 p.m. followed by regular meeting at 6 p.m., municipal building, 925 W. Main St. Wilkes-Barre Township council, regular meeting and final passage of 2015 budget, 7:30 p.m., municipal building, Watson Street. Dallas Township supervisors, public hearing on the comprehensive plan at 6 p.m. and work session at 7 p.m., municipal building, 2919 state Route 309.

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  16. This week's meetingsRead the original story

    Sunday Nov 30 | The Citizens' Voice

    Plymouth Township supervisors, work session at 5 p.m. followed by regular meeting at 6 p.m., municipal building, 925 W. Main St. Wilkes-Barre Township council, regular meeting and final passage of 2015 budget, 7:30 p.m., municipal building, Watson Street. Dallas Township supervisors, public hearing on the comprehensive plan at 6 p.m. and work session at 7 p.m., municipal building, 2919 state Route 309.

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  17. Police: Men used stolen credit cards at Wal-MartRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    Wilkes-Barre Township police have released surveillance footage showing three men who they say used a stolen credit card to make unauthorized purchases at Wal-Mart. Wilkes-Barre Township police have released surveillance footage showing three men who they say used a stolen credit card to make unauthorized purchases at Wal-Mart.

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  18. Trans-Siberian Orchestra brings wondrous new holiday show to arenaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    Photo Andrew Krech cv29TSOp4 11/28/2014 - Traffic backs up on Highland Park Boulevard Friday night as concert attendees arrive at the Mohegan Sun Arena to see the Trans Siberian Orchestra. Photo Andrew Krech cv29TSOp1 With a new rock opera to perform, Trans-Siberian Orchestra created a brand new, wondrous holiday experience, complete with a giant wooden chest full of Christmas memories - and a few musicians.

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  19. Expect gridlock today near W-B Twp. arena, shopping centersRead the original story

    Friday Nov 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    Vehicle traffic from Mohegan Sun Arena combined with Black Friday traffic could cause gridlock in Wilkes-Barre Township on Friday, police warn. Wilkes-Barre Township police issued a traffic advisory for Friday, when the Trans-Siberian Orchestra will perform two holiday concerts at the arena.

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  20. Photo: (c) Al Diaz/ Miami Herald, License: N/A, Created: 2014:11:27 11:59:43Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 28 | The Citizens' Voice

    Volunteers Kathleen Jesso, Davida and Destina Brannigan and Melody O'Neil arraign Thanksgiving food to be delivered from the First Presbytrian Church. cv28thanks6 DAVE SCHERBENCO/CITIZENS VOICE A day after a storm heaped wet snow on the region, area residents emerged from their homes Thursday and began a tale of two Thanksgivings.

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