A story that appeared Saturday on Page 3A about the merging of local churches requires a correction. St. John the Baptist Church in Exeter, not Pittston, closed a few years ago and has since merged with St. Anthony's Church to form St.
Plans have been finalized for the 50th anniversary reunion of Pittston High School Class of 1964 to be held at 6 p.m. on Saturday, Sept 20 at Colarusso's LaPalazzo in Moosic. The event will follow a 4 p.m. Mass for 21 deceased classmates at St.
The question in Northeastern Pennsylvania as the 1966-67 school year began was how would the new jointure dubbed the Pittston Area School District work out. The new district, after all, would combine Pittston City schools with the fledgling Northeast...
Win or lose, they went to the steps. Win or lose, they sang the Alma Mater.
WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Paralympic bronze medal winner Stephanie Jallen reported the jacket she received for qualifying for the USA 2014 ski team was stolen Saturday while she was shopping at the Wyoming Valley Mall.
Christopher Donnelly, of West Pittston, a chemistry major at Colgate University, has been awarded the Dean's Award for academic excellence for the spring 2014 semester.
A merger of local churches has begun, which will result in the closing of St. Cecilia's Catholic Church in Exeter.
Bill Watson knows a few things about the history of war, particularly the Civil War.
The Jenkins Township Patch neighborhood has been quiet for three years. But now, the sounds of demolition equipment fill the air, along with the smell of torn lumber and fresh dirt.
PITTSTON — Katie Callahan was walking through her house when she tripped over a few of her children's toys.The stumble sparked an idea for the 44-year-old preschool assistant at Wyoming Seminary.
The Gas Drilling Awareness Coalition will host a Pipeline Panel at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 17 at the Dallas American Legion, 730 Memorial Hwy (Route 415), Dallas.
Students from almost every school district in Northeastern Pennslyvania will come together Sunday, Sept. 14 to pray, plan prayer events for their schools and worship God in song, led by national recording artist Todd Agnew.
EXETER — Several fire departments responded to the CVS pharmacy in Exeter on Tuesday night for a report of an odor of smoke.
PITTSTON TWP. — Three years ago this week, the muddy waters of the Susquehanna flowed through GT Fabrication Inc. To avoid a repeat, the company has secured financing to move the business to higher ground.
WILKES-BARRE — A Luzerne County prosecutor promised testimony from “quite a few” witnesses during opening statements today in the trial of mother-daughter co-defendants accused of embezzling more than $700,000 in bingo...
Four short months ago, the 1989 classes of both Pittston Area and Wyoming Area talked about doing a combined fundraiser and, on Saturday, Aug. 30, that idea became a reality.
On May 27, 1986, Avoca Patrolman Richard Janczewski was investigating a suspicious vehicle parked in the woods near the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport. As he approached the vehicle, a man emerged from the woods. Janczewski asked the man...
The Pittston Primary Center wasted little time in acquainting teachers with parents and guardians of students.
The last Second Friday Art Walk of the year will be, as Main Street Manager Rose Randazzo said, bittersweet.
The Hughestown Hose Co. hosted a circus on Monday, Sept. 1 and Tuesday, Sept. 2 at the hose company grounds. Children and adults gathered under the Big Top to watch a night of performances from acrobats, aerial acts and animals galore. The...
Pittston Township High School graduating classes from 1938 through 1962 held a reunion on Labor Day, Sept. 1, at the Plains Memorial Park Pavilion, Plains. The reunion was catered with music, fun and plenty of good memories shared. The next biennial...
The Jenkins Twp. Lions Club will hold a meeting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept 9 at Tony's Pizza. Final plans will be discussed for the annaul ham dinner.Ham dinner
Newspapers and cardboard will be collected on Mondays. Please tie boxes. No oversized boxes will be collected. Tuesday will be co-mingled glass, cans and bottles. Borough workers will pick up grass and branches (three-feet long and tied) on...
Rita Timonte, Pittston Township tax collector, advises residents that the 2014 Pittston Area school tax bills have been mailed. Residents not in receipt of a bill are asked to notify the tax office at 570-654-8807. Office hours for rebate period are...
Wyoming Borough has been notified by the Insurance Service Office (ISO) that its Public Protection Classification (PPC) has been rated a 4. This is a two-point improvement from the prior rating.
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