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Photo: N/A, License: N/A TUNKHANNOCK - A 34-year-old Towanda man was sentenced to 18-60 months in state prison for using a communication device to try to hire a hit man to take out three psychics in 2012. (read more)
FACTORYVILLE - The Lackawanna Trail School Board accepted the resignation Monday night of curriculum director Janice Joyce effective June 30, and has named elementary center principal Tonia Stoker as her replacement. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A After six performances of ‘The Laramie Project’ across a 10-day period there was no traditional curtain call for the public to affirm its approval following Sunday’s matinee performance at the Dietrich. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A MONROE TWP. - It was billed as an old-fashioned “Meet and Greet the Candidates” night. (read more)
For the first time in years, the Elk Lake School District and the Susquehanna County Career and Technology Center will start after Labor Day next school year. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:04:02 18:54:12 Last week, Wyoming County Humane Officer Lisa Devlin picked up an abandoned puppy near Keystone Caps on Billing’s Mill Road. (read more)
Lackawanna College announced it received the largest private donation in its history Friday, a gift by an oil and gas company seeking to solidify its place in Northeast Pennsylvania (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A A 61-year-old Montandon man accused of bilking a Tunkhannock car dealership of nearly $300,000, was sentenced Friday to four years probation. (read more)
A 20-year-old Plymouth man appeared in district court Tuesday morning and waived his rights to preliminary hearings regarding charges from seven different incidents last year that targeted unsuspecting motorists. (read more)
Factoryville Borough Council approved in principle Wednesday night a 3-pronged approach for road and maintenance projects for the construction season ahead. (read more)
At the Nicholson Borough Council meeting Monday night, it was announced that a drug-rehabilitation program will be introduced this week in the borough. (read more)
Monroe Twp. supervisors approved a resolution Monday night limiting public participation,Chairman William Patton introduced Resolution 2014-3 and said several items were listed. (read more)
A public hearing sponsored by the Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental Health and Developmental Services and its Advisory Board last Thursday in Tunkhannock provided an earful of concerns about the future of United Rehabilitation Services in Tunkhannock. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A The Tigertrons F.I.R.S.T. Robotics Team 222 from Tunkhannock Area High School has qualified for the FRC Championship Event in St. Louis, Mo., April 23-26. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:04:11 10:00:24 For many, art is the purest form of expression - of communicating to others beyond the confines of mere conversation. (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:04:04 15:44:40 From the soft, earthy color palettes in Alex MacNamara’s ceramics to the impressionistic haze of David Walsh’s landscapes, a new gallery in Tunkhannock is sure to incite daydreams of summer.The Endless Mountains Council of the Arts’ April gallery, at thei (read more)
Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2014:04:11 14:26:42 Some of the finest fans of the Dietrich Theater’s Spring Film Festival gathered at the Dietrich Friday afternoon and discussed the highs and lows of 18 films shown this year. (read more)