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  1. For second straight year, Penn State's THON raises $13 million for pediatric cancerRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 22 | The Times Leader

    Penn State head football coach James Franklin, center, speaks to the crowd during the 2015 Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon on Sunday in University Park. Noah Benner, a beneficiary of THON, is at left while Penn State wide receiver Matt Zanellato is at right.

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  2. Mensah leaving mark at Penn State Wilkes-BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 20 | The Citizens' Voice

    Coming out of South Plainfield High School, Penn State Wilkes-Barre forward Denzel Mensah was one of the top players in New Jersey with much to prove on and off the court. Coming off of Wednesday's 81-74 win over Penn State Worthington Scranton in the PSUAC playoffs, he has 1,168 career points, 533 rebounds, 220 assists and 127 steals.

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  3. Locals prep for Penn State's THON at University ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Times Leader

    Penn State's IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon will begin Friday and run through Sunday. The event, which raises money for the Four Diamonds Fund, is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.

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  4. Students from Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus in Lehman prep for THON at University ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 19 | The Times Leader

    Penn State's IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon will begin Friday and run through Sunday. The event, which raises money for the Four Diamonds Fund, is the largest student-run philanthropy in the world.

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  5. Damon Szatkowski greets customers at Hillside Farms with a smileRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 17 | The Times Leader

    Damon Szatkowski, right, of Shavertown, decorates a cake with the help of ice cream parlor supervisor Amanda Kocher, of Dallas, at The Lands at Hillside Farms Dairy Store. Damon Szatkowski, right, of Shavertown, decorates a cake with the help of ice cream parlor supervisor Amanda Kocher, of Dallas, at The Lands at Hillside Farms Dairy Store.

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  6. Wyoming ValleyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 6 | The Citizens' Voice

    The Spencer Martin Memorial Bike Ride for Habitat 2015 will be held Sunday, May 3. The 33-mile ride begins at the Penn State Wilkes-Barre campus at 9 a.m. and follows a route through the Back Mountain. The event raises funds to help Habitat for Humanity build a home for a low income family.

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  7. Engineering students at Penn State- Wilkes Barre are getting an...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 4 | The Times Leader

    Engineering students at Penn State- Wilkes Barre are getting an out-of-this world experience with the help of a 3-D Printer Senior Daniel Leighow and engineering instructor Tim Sichler show how the satellite will work via solar power once orbiting the earth. Senior Daniel Leighow and engineering instructor Tim Sichler show how the satellite will work via solar power once orbiting the earth.

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  8. College Roundup: Forest City grad Katie Yale leads Penn State-Scranton to Ot victoryRead the original story

    Jan 24, 2015 | The Times-Tribune

    Forest City graduate Katie Yale scored 13 points and grabbed 11 rebounds to lead Penn State-Scranton to a 57-51 overtime victory over Penn State-Wilkes-Barre. Riverside graduate Kayla Cavanaugh scored 12 points and Riverside grad Danielle Segilia and Scranton grad Katie Hart each added eight for the local Lions.

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  9. Elvis comes to Penn State Wilkes-BarreRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2015 | Weekender

    Coming up with $1 Million for a children's hospital is a breeze as long as you've got a pair of dancing shoes, a couple of video games and an Elvis impersonator.

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  10. 2015: A brave new worldRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 16, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    In case you missed it, the United States has just become the World's No. 2 economy.

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  11. White Out at Penn State Wilkes-Barre will honor senior athletesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 13, 2015 | The Times Leader

    The Penn State Wilkes-Barre Departments of Athletics & Student Affairs will hold its second annual Senior Night White Out on Thursday, Feb. 12 to recognize all graduating student-athletes. Senior student-athletes from all eight sports at Penn State Wilkes-Barre will be recognized for their dedication to their team and campus.

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  12. Spartans sweep Seminary at the poolRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 8, 2015 | The Times Leader

    The Wyoming Valley West swim teams both defeated Wyoming Seminary on Thursday. The Spartans girls earned a 97.5-77.5 win over the Blue Knights while the boys came up with a 117-53 victory.

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  13. Fansof agoodreadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 4, 2015 | The Citizens' Voice

    LOIS A. GRIMM / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE Some members of the Great Books at Hayfield book club discuss "On the Nature of Things" by Lucretius. LOIS A. GRIMM / FOR THE CITIZENS' VOICE Current reading selection of the Great Books at Hayfield reading group, "On the Nature of Things" by Lucretius.

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  14. Women of Trinity knit scarves for Penn State/Wilkes-Barre studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 15, 2014 | The Times Leader

    The Women of Trinity, Prayer Shawl Ministry, at Trinity Presbyterian Church, Dallas, recently knitted 53 colorful scarves and had a special destination for them. Ordinarily, the women would make prayer shawls; however, they recently they wanted to make a difference in the lives of some of the students at Penn State/Wilkes-Barre Lehman Campus.

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  15. College BasketballRead the original story

    Dec 13, 2014 | Standard Speaker

    The Penn State Hazleton basketball teams closed out the first half of the season with a sweep over Penn State Wilkes-Barre in action Friday in Lehman Township. Women ' PSU Hazleton 59, PSU Wilkes-Barre 45 - Penn State Hazleton clamped down on defense and

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  16. Penn State Fans Scramble To Buy Pinstripe Bowl TicketsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 8, 2014 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    Workers at Travelworld told Newswatch 16 that nearly 200 tickets for their Pinstripe Bowl Package sold out within 90 minutes on Monday. Debbie Freas told Newswatch 16 that three charter buses have already been booked for their $189 package, which includes tickets, transportation, tailgates and souvenirs.

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  17. Community digestRead the original story

    Nov 24, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    THON FUNDRAISER: The Penn State Wilkes-Barre Benefitting THON Committee will hold its first Strike Out Cancer Bowl-A-THON at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, at Chacko's Family Bowling Center, Wilkes-Barre. The Penn State IFC/Panhellenic Dance Marathon, known as THON, is the largest student run philanthropy in the world.

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  18. The ListRead the original story

    Nov 19, 2014 | The Citizens' Voice

    BUY LOCAL HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Nov. 30. Find local artisans offering a variety of gift items ideal for holiday giving. Scranton Cultural Center, Scranton.

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  19. Happy homecoming for ZiminskiRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 18, 2014 | The Times Leader

    ... lead in the second half. The King's College women's basketball game scheduled for Wednesday against Penn State Wilkes Barre has been postponed. No reschedule date has been set yet. The Lady Monarchs will next be in action this weekend when they ...

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  20. Lady Lions Square-Off Against Albany Sunday at ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2014 | Penn State Athetlics

    The Penn State Lady Lions continue play in the Preseason WNIT with a second round game against Albany on Sunday at 2 p.m. in the Bryce Jordan Center. The Lady Lions will raise their 2014 Big Ten Championship banner in a pregame ceremony.

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