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  1. Student StandoutsRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | The Citizens' Voice

    Wilkes-Barre Academy sixth grade student Emily Urbanski was recognized in the "Our World, Our Future" Lions International Peace Poster contest.

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  2. Boback brings career prep forum to areaRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | The Times Leader

    Nearly two hours of testimony Tuesday from seven administrators at five area colleges and universities boiled down to one theme: The region's high unemployment is caused less by lack of jobs and more by lack of people trained for the jobs that exist.

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  3. Another option for area triathletesRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Times Leader

    Thanks to three friends from the Poconos, they will have an option before the Greater Wilkes-Barre Triathlon on Aug. 17. "This is something myself and my two teammates have wanted to do for a long time," said Jarrett Herold of Evolve Sports.

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  4. Board recognizes WVW Mathcounts ClubRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 12 | The Times Leader

    Wyoming Valley West Superintendent Charles Suppon congratulated the middle school's Mathcounts Club Wednesday for achieving the National Math Club gold level status.

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  5. CorrectionRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Times Leader

    The last sentence of a story on Sunday page 11A on the annual History Day event at Penn State Wilkes-Barre was cut off. The final sentence should have been: Judge James Schneider lauded young participants for a "a real sense of enthusiasm about learning and about history."

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  6. Students offer history lessonsRead the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Times Leader

    Students at Penn State Wilkes-Barre's annual History Day event highlighted historical realities in the light of this year's theme "Rights and Responsibilities."

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  7. Business Briefcase, April 06, 2014Read the original story

    Sunday Apr 6 | The Times-Tribune

    Tuesday: Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce Employment Expo 2014, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza, 255 Highland Park Boulevard, Wilkes-Barre Twp.

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  8. Business AgendaRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | The Times Leader

    A Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber Women in Business Luncheon on Tuesday, from 11:45 a.m. to 1:10 p.m. at The Westmoreland Club, 59 S. Franklin St. Wilkes Barre.

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  9. Community support provides opportunities for students at local collegesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2010 | The Citizens' Voice

    Glenn Ford is the recipient of the Guy A. Agati Memorial Scholarship at King's. He hopes his faith in God and perseverance will help him achieve his dream of a college education and a career in the NFL.

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  10. Penn State students headed to San DiegoRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Times Leader

    Two Penn State Wilkes-Barre students will travel to San Diego, Calif., where the National Society of Professional Surveyors will be hosting a California Land Surveyors Association and Nevada Association of Land Surveyors conference April 12 until April 16. Matthew Boozer, of New Bethlehem, and Brian Halchak, of Nanticoke, both surveying engineering ... (more)

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  11. Misericordia to host community expoRead the original story

    Sunday Mar 23 | The Citizens' Voice

    Misericordia University is hosting the 2014 Back Mountain Chamber, Business and Community Expo from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday, April 10, in Dudrick, Muth, Huntzinger and Alden Trust Rooms 216-29 of Sandy and Marlene Insalaco Hall.

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  12. Volunteers helping build better map of stateRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Mar 21 | The Times Leader

    To learn more about the project, visit www.psls.org/ReachingNewHeights. There, interested participants can find the interactive map, a comprehensive handbook and other required materials.

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  13. Reads Listings: March 21 to 27, 2014Read the original story

    Friday Mar 21 | The Times Leader

    Book Launch Party, to celebrate the national release of "Alchemy" by author and poet John Yamrus.

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  14. Whoa is joining forces to bring one of the biggest rock tours through two continents this summer?Read the original story

    Tuesday Mar 18 | Weekender

    KISS and Def Leppard are teaming up to bring high-energy shows through 40-plus cities in North America, including an Aug. 9 appearance at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain.

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  15. PSU Wilkes-Barre offers summer campsRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    From Lego LandA to a foreign land of magic lamps, from sports to science and animals to art, Penn State Wilkes-Barre is offering 18 enrichment and two sports camps this summer for area youth.

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  16. Local schools winners at Science OlympiadRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Times Leader

    Student teams from several local middle and high schools were among about 1,200 students from 50 schools in Northeastern and Central Pennsylvania who won top rankings in the Pennsylvania Northeast Regional Science Olympiad on Wednesday at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus.

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  17. All about history at Holy RosaryRead the original story

    Mar 15, 2014 | The Times Leader

    Holy Rosary School in Duryea participated in a school History Fair recently. Students from sixth and eighth grade created historical projects following this year's National History Day Theme: Rights and Responsibilities.

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  18. Pennsylvania Celebrates National Surveyors' WeekRead the original story

    Mar 13, 2014 | Professional Surveyor

    Pennsylvania Society of LandSurveyors is proud to announce its involvement in National Surveyors'Week, March 16-22, 2014, through its Reaching New Heights project.

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  19. Penn State W-B students excel in competitionRead the original story

    Mar 7, 2014 | The Times Leader

    Two students from Penn State Wilkes-Barre received first place at the Entrepreneurship Institute competition.

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  20. Better Know a Branch Campus: Penn State Wilkes-BarreRead the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | Onward State

    There are 24 campuses in the Penn State system. The one that gets the most attention is University Park, but what about the other 23? That's where we come in with our newest 23 part series, Better Know a Branch Campus, inspired by Stephen Colbert's Better Know a District .

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