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  1. Committees set to present high school recommendations to W-B Area boardRead the original story w/Photo

    20 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE Coughlin High School in downtown Wilkes-Barre has also seen deterioration over the years due to a lack of maintenance. MARK MORAN / THE CITIZENS' VOICE One plan includes the conversion of GAR High School in the Heights into a middle school.

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  2. Today's Memorial Day eventsRead the original story

    Sunday | The Citizens' Voice

    A short program will follow in the parking lot of St. Cecilia's Church, Wyoming Avenue, Exeter. a Dupont Memorial Day parade, 10:30 a.m., VFW Post 4909, Main Street, with service immediately after the parade at the Dupont Borough Memorial Lawn.

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  3. Temp agencies find a more-permanent role out of recessionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday May 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    BUTCH COMEGYS / TIMES-SHAMROCK Kelly Services branch manager Sarah Yedlock, right, and employee candidate Shannon Zera. Kelly is located on Montage Mountain Road in Moosic.

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  4. Memorial Day eventsRead the original story

    Sunday May 24 | The Citizens' Voice

    A short program will follow in the parking lot of St. Cecilia's Church, Wyoming Avenue, Exeter. a Dupont Memorial Day parade, 10:30 a.m., VFW Post 4909, Main Street.

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  5. Annual Memorial Day parade planned in Wilkes-Barre Twp.Read the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wilkes-Barre Township American Legion Post 815 will hold services at 11 a.m. Monday, May 25, at the post home. The services will consist of the American ritual of honoring the dead, placing of the memorial wreaths, saluting the dead veterans and playing Taps at the post home.

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  6. Police seek public's help to find credit card thiefRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    BARRE TOWNSHIP POLICE Police released a surveillance image of a woman suspected of using a stolen credit card at Wal-Mart in Wilkes-Barre Township. Wilkes-Barre Township police have released surveillance video footage of a woman suspected of using a stolen credit card at Wal-Mart last week.

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  7. Memorial Day paradesRead the original story

    Friday May 22 | The Citizens' Voice

    Ashley Memorial Day Parade Association announced the 133rd annual Memorial Day Parade will be held Monday, May 25, at 9 a.m. Guest speaker will be Steve Biernacki. He was born and reared in Newtown, graduated from St. Leo's High School in 1967, and joined the U.S. Army in September 1968.

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  8. WWE Returns to the ArenaRead the original story

    Thursday May 21 | The Citizens' Voice

    On Monday, he was announced as a competitor for the vacant Intercontinental Title at the Elimination Chamber event on May 31. Fans will have to see if his luck keeps - including when WWE Smackdown returns to the area at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 26, at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township. R-Truth was getting ready for another Smackdown taping Tuesday in Norfolk, Virginia.

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  9. Former LCTA employee awarded more than $5,000 by arbitratorRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | The Citizens' Voice

    An arbitrator has awarded a former Luzerne County Transportation Authority employee more than $5,000 after he alleged the agency refused to allow him to return to work from medical leave. The arbitrator on Tuesday ruled Robert Delescavage of Wilkes-Barre Township is entitled to $5,722 in compensation in the case.

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  10. Real estate developer, philanthropist to receive inaugural service awardRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    SUBMITTED PHOTO Robert Tambur, known for area real estate projects including the Arena Hub Plaza, will be the first recipient of the 2015 Atlas Award for Citizenship from a new nonprofit, the Bold Gold Broadcast and Media Foundation. The organization will honor Tambur at its dinner at 6 p.m. Tuesday at Mohegan Sun Pocono in Plains Township.

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  11. Marywood University graduatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 18 | The Citizens' Voice

    Marywood University graduates wear decorated hats during Saturday's 97th annual graduation ceremony at the Mohegan Sun Arena. Christopher Dolan / Staff Photographer Sister Ellen Maroney, IHM, president of the IHM sisters, delivers the opening greeting during Marywood University's graduation ceremony at the Mohegan Sun Arena on Saturday.

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  12. Police: Man left 6-year-old at beer distributorRead the original story

    Saturday May 16 | The Citizens' Voice

    A man faces charges after allegedly failing to pick up a 6-year-old girl after leaving her at a store while he went home to get beer money. James Jamel Padgett, 35, last known address St. Albans, N.Y., is charged with endangering the welfare of a child and reckless endangerment.

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  13. W-B Area to submit plans for new high schoolRead the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board voted 8-1 Monday to submit plans to build a new high school by a July 1 deadline. The deadline is when the state plans to impose a moratorium on the state PlanCon funding process for school construction projects.

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  14. W-B Area to submit plans for new high school by July 1Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board voted 8-1 Monday to submit plans to build a new high school by a July 1 deadline. The deadline is when the state plans to impose a moratorium on the state PlanCon funding process for school construction projects.

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  15. Photo: Warren Ruda, License: N/A, Created: 2015:05:06 13:18:05Read the original story

    Tuesday May 12 | The Citizens' Voice

    Jared Kane wants to become magisterial district judge in Wilkes-Barre and replace his retiring father, who held the seat for 30 years. Justin Woychik, a state constable and former police officer, thinks he is the most qualified as the lone candidate with courtroom experience.

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  16. Chipotle opens Sunday in Wilkes-Barre Twp.Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday May 8 | The Citizens' Voice

    Chipotle Mexican Grill is scheduled to open at 11 a.m. Sunday on Mundy Street in Wilkes-Barre Township, one of three upcoming new restaurant openings. The opening will follow an invitation-only pre-opening event on Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., said Carmen Fackler, Chipotle area manager from Harrisburg who came to Wilkes-Barre Township to assist with the opening.

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  17. Police: Men posed as handymen, stole from W-B Twp. homeRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Citizens' Voice

    Wilkes-Barre Township police are searching for three men who they say stole cash from a township home after posing as handymen. The resident told police that three males knocked on the front door at about 4:10 p.m. Monday and asked if the residents wanted trees cut at the property, police said.

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  18. Kids annual fishing derby set for May 16 at Settlement CampRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | The Citizens' Voice

    Saturday, May 16, is the day that all young anglers have been anxiously waiting for, the 15th annual "Kids Fishing Derby," sponsored by Mayor Carl Kuren at the Wilkes-Barre Township Settlement Camp in Thornhurst. The annual event always draws a huge number of young anglers hoping to catch "the big one."

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  19. Police blotter 5/7/15Read the original story

    Wednesday May 6 | The Citizens' Voice

    He was turned over to the custody of Kingston police, who had an active warrant for his arrest. a Wendi Konopke, 26, of Kingston and Robert Yates, 69, of Wilkes-Barre were charged with possession of marijuana and possession of drug paraphernalia following a traffic stop on Saturday.

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  20. Photo: Ralph Francello, License: N/A, Created: 2015:05:03 20:45:22Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday May 4 | The Citizens' Voice

    Brian Kelley and Tyler Hubbard of Florida Georgia Line, perform at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Sunday night.RALPH FRANCELLO / THE CITIZENS' VOICEcv04fglp1c Tyler Hubbard and Brian Kelley of Florida Georgia Line, perform at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Sunday night.RALPH FRANCELLO / THE CITIZENS' VOICEcv04fglp2c The band brought their "Anything Goes" tour to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township. The sold-out show paid tribute to the genre's holy trinity of partying, alcohol and girls.

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