Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

Luzerne County restaurant inspections May 15-22: 10 flies, other violations lead to out of compliance

The following are recent Luzerne County restaurant inspection reports from the Pennsylvania Department of Agriculture. According the agency: “an...

May 27th, 2017 |  


Champagne brunch honors moms by helping them get a college degree

Champagne brunch honors moms by helping them get a college degree

DALLAS — At a Mother’s Day brunch at Misericordia University, mothers were recognized in more ways than one.The university held its second...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Four candidates want to succeed Back Mountain District Judge James Tupper

Four candidates want to succeed Back Mountain District Judge James Tupper

KINGSTON TWP. — For 24 years, District Judge James E. Tupper served as district judge in the Back Mountain. But on Dec. 31 he will hang up his b...

May 6th, 2017 updated: May 6th, 2017. |  


Dallas students have dandy time at prom

Dallas students have dandy time at prom

Dallas High School students danced the night away Friday at their junior/senior prom at Best Western Plus Genetti Hotel & Conference Center in Wil...

May 5th, 2017 updated: May 8th, 2017. |  


Thirsty Thursday helps young adults facilitate friendships, spirituality

Thirsty Thursday helps young adults facilitate friendships, spirituality

WILKES-BARRE — Thanks to a group of young adults from around the Diocese of Scranton, the Thirsty Thursday concept has picked up a new twist.Fou...

April 28th, 2017 |  


Labor board denies Dallas School Board request to dock teachers’ pay

Labor board denies Dallas School Board request to dock teachers’ pay

DALLAS TWP. — The Pennsylvania Labor Relations Board has dismissed a complaint the Dallas School Board filed to try to recoup compensation from ...

April 27th, 2017 updated: April 27th, 2017. |  


Relay for Life brings together cancer surivors, caregivers at Misericordia

Relay for Life brings together cancer surivors, caregivers at Misericordia

DALLAS TWP. — For Nicole Sadler, getting involved with Relay For Life was a new thing to do — an up-and-coming fundraiser at her Florence,...

April 21st, 2017 updated: April 21st, 2017. |  


Dallas Township supervisors announce $236K grant for park upgrades

Dallas Township supervisors announce $236K grant for park upgrades

DALLAS TWP. — The township has received $236,194 in grant funding to revamp one of its two municipal parks, Supervisor Elizabeth Martin announce...

April 5th, 2017 updated: April 5th, 2017. |  


Warm weather, rain in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Warm weather, rain in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley

Warmer weather and April showers are in the forecast for the Wyoming Valley this week.The National Weather Service indicated it was 42 degrees as of 9...

April 2nd, 2017 |  


Boy Scouts get hands-on training at First Aid Meet in Dallas

Boy Scouts get hands-on training at First Aid Meet in Dallas

DALLAS — Is it a sprain or a fracture? Venomous or non-venomous? Indigestion or a heart attack? The Boy Scouts of the Two Mountains District spe...

April 1st, 2017 |