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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Another big wind farm planned for Orleans Countydevelopment in Orleans. Virginia-based Apex Clean Energy said the new developm
Another big wind farm planned for Orleans County
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted an hour ago
development in Orleans. Virginia-based Apex Clean Energy said the new development, Heritage Wind, would be in the town of Barre in the southern part of Orleans County, between Albion and Batavia. Apex also is developing Lighthouse Wind in the... Read more
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Eye Witness News
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephalywomen with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consens
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly
Eye Witness News / Posted 3 hours ago
women with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consensus that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome that causes temporary paralysis in adults. According to the WHO, there are two major... Read more
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Reuters
Gunmen in Somalia kill radio journalistby instability, violence and lawlessness since early 1990s following the toppli
Gunmen in Somalia kill radio journalist
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
by instability, violence and lawlessness since early 1990s following the toppling of military dictator Mohamed Siad Barre. Propped up by an African Union mandated peacekeeping force, Somalia's military and central government have... Read more
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Reuters
Zika's origin and global spreadsays there is a strong scientific consensus that Zika can cause the birth defec
Zika's origin and global spread
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
says there is a strong scientific consensus that Zika can cause the birth defect microcephaly as well as Guillain-Barre syndrome, a rare neurological disorder that can result in paralysis, though conclusive proof may take months or... Read more
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Reuters
Why the Zika virus is causing alarmof congenital brain abnormalities including microcephaly. In addition, the agen
Why the Zika virus is causing alarm
Reuters / Posted 4 hours ago
of congenital brain abnormalities including microcephaly. In addition, the agency said infection is a trigger of Guillain-Barre syndrome (GBS), a rare neurological disorder that can result in paralysis. The update from the WHO came after... Read more
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walesonline
Adorable toddler 'locked inside her own body' after rare illnessand I knew that she was going to be okay.” Doctors diagnosed the child with a
Adorable toddler 'locked inside her own body' after rare illness
walesonline / Posted 5 hours ago
and I knew that she was going to be okay.” Doctors diagnosed the child with a life-threatening condition known as Guillain-Barre syndrome from contracting entriovirus D68. It is a condition of the nervous system which occurs when the body’s immune... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
County council to mull sale of former detention centerArticle Tools WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Council will decide whether to all
County council to mull sale of former detention center
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 hours ago
Article Tools WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Council will decide whether to allow the sale of a former juvenile detention center to a Wilkes-Barre contractor who wants to build a halfway house for women on the site. Jim Casey wants to buy the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Barre3 opening first Northampton County fitness studioBarre3 Lehigh Valley operates a studio on Hamilton Boulevard near Dorney Park a
Barre3 opening first Northampton County fitness studio
The Express-Times / Posted 7 hours ago
Barre3 Lehigh Valley operates a studio on Hamilton Boulevard near Dorney Park already. The fitness franchise offers workouts inspired by ballet barre, yoga and pilates that tone and lengthen all major muscle groups. The studio plans to open to... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Ex-principal admits child endangering in student sex scandalWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A former Pennsylvania high school principal accused o
Ex-principal admits child endangering in student sex scandal
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 9 hours ago
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) -- A former Pennsylvania high school principal accused of lying about his knowledge of an inappropriate relationship between a teacher and a 16-year-old girl has pleaded guilty to child endangerment under a plea deal. The... Read more
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express
Zika is spreading: FOUR cases of virus-related microcephaly investigated in THIS countryhas confirmed 16 pregnant women with the virus. GETTYThe WHO has also said the
Zika is spreading: FOUR cases of virus-related microcephaly investigated in THIS country
express / Posted 9 hours ago
has confirmed 16 pregnant women with the virus. GETTYThe WHO has also said there is strong evidence Zika can cause Guillan-Barre The WHO has also said there is strong evidence that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
MP - Delay of the Election Is 'Politically Motivated'A member of Somalia's outgoing parliament Abdullah Godah Barre said the postpon
MP - Delay of the Election Is 'Politically Motivated'
AllAfrica.com / Posted 9 hours ago
A member of Somalia's outgoing parliament Abdullah Godah Barre said the postponement of the country's general elections is politically motivated and serves the interest of sitting top officials. Barre said the electoral commission has failed to lead... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Muggy morning then sunare available at www.coltsbus.com. All remaining flights appear to be arriving
Muggy morning then sun
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 hours ago
are available at www.coltsbus.com. All remaining flights appear to be arriving and departing on time on the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Airport website this morning. Updated flight information is available at:... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly monitoredwomen with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consens
Four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly monitored
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 12 hours ago
women with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consensus that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome that causes temporary paralysis in adults. According to the WHO, there are two major... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Oleksy showcasing toughness at Penguins campI’m trying to (play physically), whether it’s a scrimmage or a regular game.”
Oleksy showcasing toughness at Penguins camp
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 hours ago
I’m trying to (play physically), whether it’s a scrimmage or a regular game.” Oleksy spent most of last season with Wilkes-Barre/Scranton, where he served as an assistant captain and picked up a career-high 19 points. Once the Penguins were... Read more
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FOX News
11 Ways To Stop Overeating After Your Workoutthe way back to the office; or prep your dinner ahead of time so you can just h
11 Ways To Stop Overeating After Your Workout
FOX News / Posted 13 hours ago
the way back to the office; or prep your dinner ahead of time so you can just heat it up when you get home from an evening barre class. Make your workout fun Thinking about exercise less as a chore and more as something you do because you enjoy it... Read more
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Reuters
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephalywomen with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consens
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly
Reuters / Posted 13 hours ago
women with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consensus that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome that causes temporary paralysis in adults. According to the WHO, there are two major... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Louis J. ‘Booty’ BeltramiArticle Tools Sept. 25, 2016 Louis J. “Booty” Beltrami of Drums passed away p
Louis J. ‘Booty’ Beltrami
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 hours ago
Article Tools Sept. 25, 2016 Louis J. “Booty” Beltrami of Drums passed away peacefully in Wilkes-Barre General Hospital on Sunday after a short illness. Born in Hazleton on Oct. 6, 1933, Booty was the last surviving child of 14 children born to... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephalywomen with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consens
Thailand investigates four cases of suspected Zika-linked microcephaly
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 13 hours ago
women with the virus. The WHO has also said there is strong scientific consensus that Zika can also cause Guillain-Barre, a rare neurological syndrome that causes temporary paralysis in adults. According to the WHO, there are two major... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Children with Down Syndrome find sense of community at Buddy Walka network of smaller Buddy Walks to be held in towns across the country — inclu
Children with Down Syndrome find sense of community at Buddy Walk
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
a network of smaller Buddy Walks to be held in towns across the country — including ones in Scranton this Sunday and Wilkes-Barre on Sunday, Oct. 23 — and advances October as Down Syndrome Awareness Month. But the trip served an extra-special... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events“Understanding the Rusyn Heritage,” Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sheehy-Farmer Ca
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
“Understanding the Rusyn Heritage,” Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, $40. Reservations by Oct. 15. 610-759-2628 or shangp@rcn.com. Bus trip: Sight & Sound Theater — “Samson,” Nov. 1,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Agnes May Smithpassed away Saturday evening at Smith Health Care in Mountain Top, where she ha
Agnes May Smith
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 hours ago
passed away Saturday evening at Smith Health Care in Mountain Top, where she had been a guest since April. Born in Wilkes-Barre on April 8, 1918, she was a daughter of the late Elmer and Catherine (Yeager) Young. She was a graduate of Fairview... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Golf tournaments237-1810 or Mike Cabell (570) 233-1389. George Ralston Classic What: The Geor
Golf tournaments
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 hours ago
237-1810 or Mike Cabell (570) 233-1389. George Ralston Classic What: The George Ralston Golf Classic hosted by the Wilkes-Barre Rotary Club and Wilkes University. Where: Blue Ridge Trail Golf Club, Mountain Top. When: Friday, registration begins... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Luzerne County Council to mull sale of former detention centerArticle Tools WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Council will decide whether to all
Luzerne County Council to mull sale of former detention center
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 hours ago
Article Tools WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County Council will decide whether to allow the sale of a former juvenile detention center to a Wilkes-Barre contractor who wants to build a halfway house for women on the site. Jim Casey wants to buy the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Debate hot topic on area campusesWILKES-BARRE — King’s College teacher Mike Berry has been hosting presidential
Debate hot topic on area campuses
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 14 hours ago
WILKES-BARRE — King’s College teacher Mike Berry has been hosting presidential debate watch parties at the school since 1988, and he says none compares to Monday night’s spectacle. “This is the first debate where it rivals the Super Bowl,” Berry... Read more
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Daily Mail
Pennsylvania police exhume four unnamed homicide victimspolice exhumed took four bodies out of their graves on Monday Exhumed three pe
Pennsylvania police exhume four unnamed homicide victims
Daily Mail / Posted 15 hours ago
police exhumed took four bodies out of their graves on Monday Exhumed three people in Hanover Township and one near Wilkes-Barre All four are victims of homicides whose cases have remained dormant Cold case investigators hope forensic scientists... Read more
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Business Wire
La résidence médicalisée The Haven at Windermere a choisi le système d'appel d'urgence Ascom teleCARE IPaux personnes âgées et d'aide à l'autonomie, ainsi que dans d'autres domaines o
La résidence médicalisée The Haven at Windermere a choisi le système d'appel d'urgence Ascom teleCARE IP
Business Wire / Posted 16 hours ago
aux personnes âgées et d'aide à l'autonomie, ainsi que dans d'autres domaines où les communications critiques sont au premier plan, dépasse la barre des 100 000. Notre mission consiste avant tout à renforcer la qualité des environnements de... Read more
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The Hill
Obama climate rule heads to courtof the PennEast pipeline is proposing some route changes in Pennsylvania and Ne
Obama climate rule heads to court
The Hill / Posted 23 hours ago
of the PennEast pipeline is proposing some route changes in Pennsylvania and New Jersey in an attempt to reduce the environmental impact, the Wilkes-Barre Times Leader reports. IN CASE YOU MISSED IT: Check out stories from Monday and the weeken... Read more
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The Economic Times
Sanofi gets $43 million U.S. funding to spur Zika vaccine developmentor experience only a mild illness. However, the virus can penetrate the womb i
Sanofi gets $43 million U.S. funding to spur Zika vaccine development
The Economic Times / Posted yesterday
or experience only a mild illness. However, the virus can penetrate the womb in pregnant women, causing a rare but crippling birth defect known as microcephaly. In adults, it has been linked to Guillain-Barre syndrome, a form of temporary paraly... Read more
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NBC Philadelphia
Exhuming 4 Bodies to ID Cold Case Victimsyards of each other at a cemetery in northeastern Pennsylvania. Police then hea
Exhuming 4 Bodies to ID Cold Case Victims
NBC Philadelphia / Posted yesterday
yards of each other at a cemetery in northeastern Pennsylvania. Police then headed to a second cemetery outside Wilkes-Barre to exhume the body of an infant boy. The hope is that forensic scientists will be able to give all four victims a name... Read more
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The Morning Call
Old graves in Pa. being exhumed in effort to ID homicide victimsWILKES-BARRE (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist is leading a t
Old graves in Pa. being exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
WILKES-BARRE (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist is leading a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn boy. The... Read more
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CBS News
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlashis lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before res
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash
CBS News / Posted yesterday
is lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before rescued addicts resume drug use. Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Fire Chief Jay Delaney wrote this year to federal and state lawmakers for funding for the naloxone,... Read more
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Philly.com
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlashis lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before res
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
is lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before rescued addicts resume drug use. Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Fire Chief Jay Delaney wrote this year to federal and state lawmakers for funding for the naloxone,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Former Luzerne principal pleads guilty to child endangermentWILKES-BARRE — Former former Coughlin High School principal Frank Michaels plea
Former Luzerne principal pleads guilty to child endangerment
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
WILKES-BARRE — Former former Coughlin High School principal Frank Michaels pleaded guilty Monday to child endangerment after being accused of lying under oath during a student sex trial last year. Michaels, 68, of Forty Fort, was charged with... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Ben Lovejoy eager to take ice tonight in Devils' uniformplayed for general manager Ray Shero while with the Penguins and for coach John
Ben Lovejoy eager to take ice tonight in Devils' uniform
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted yesterday
played for general manager Ray Shero while with the Penguins and for coach John Hynes while with the Penguins’ Wilkes-Barre/Scranton AHL affiliate. Lovejoy said on the first day of training camp that being with the Devils, “already feels like... Read more
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The Morning Call
Country music star Kacey Musgraves to play Christmas show at Wilkes-Barre's F.M. Kirby CenterKacey Musgraves to play a Christmas show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre
Country music star Kacey Musgraves to play Christmas show at Wilkes-Barre's F.M. Kirby Center
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
Kacey Musgraves to play a Christmas show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre Kacey Musgraves to play a Christmas show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre Kacey Musgraves to play a Christmas show at F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Area priests share more than just a nameas assistant pastor at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. R
Area priests share more than just a name
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
as assistant pastor at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, both of Wilkes-Barre; pastor of Holy Family Church, Sugar Notch; and pastor of St. Frances Cabrini Church, Kingston Township. He has been at... Read more
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Philly.com
Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victimsWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead
Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims
Philly.com / Posted yesterday
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) - Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who'd been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wilson back in form at Penguins campTools CRANBERRY TWP. — Scott Wilson was playing the best hockey of his career.
Wilson back in form at Penguins camp
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Tools CRANBERRY TWP. — Scott Wilson was playing the best hockey of his career. After shuffling up and down between Wilkes-Barre and Pittsburgh earlier in the season, he’d earned a place in Mike Sullivan’s lineup and had appeared in 19 games in a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneas assistant pastor at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. R
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
as assistant pastor at St. Mary’s Church of the Immaculate Conception and St. Robert Bellarmine Parish, both of Wilkes-Barre; pastor of Holy Family Church, Sugar Notch; and pastor of St. Frances Cabrini Church, Kingston Township. He has been at... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Mesh of styles helps Moodswing gain popularitysection, Moodswing’s silky smooth sounds set the atmosphere for every venue it
Mesh of styles helps Moodswing gain popularity
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
section, Moodswing’s silky smooth sounds set the atmosphere for every venue it plays. The seven-member band from Wilkes-Barre — which regularly plays at spots like the Woodlands, River Street Jazz Cafe and elsewhere in the area — brings an... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Your guide to area meetings and events“Understanding the Rusyn Heritage,” Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sheehy-Farmer Ca
Your guide to area meetings and events
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
“Understanding the Rusyn Heritage,” Oct. 22, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sheehy-Farmer Campus Center, King’s College, Wilkes-Barre, $40. Reserve by Oct. 15. 610-759-2628 or shangp@rcn.com. Bus trip: Sight & Sound Theatre —“Samson,” Nov. 1, departs... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Catherine (Katie) King Gubbiotti92, of Inkerman, passed away peacefully on Saturday at the Celtic Inpatient Car
Catherine (Katie) King Gubbiotti
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
92, of Inkerman, passed away peacefully on Saturday at the Celtic Inpatient Care Unit of Geisinger South Hospital, Wilkes-Barre, with her loving family by her side. Born in Sebastopol, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Agnes (Scott)... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
As Spanish-speaking population grows, local agencies work to keep upcarried an electronic, pocket-size Spanish-English translator for months when s
As Spanish-speaking population grows, local agencies work to keep up
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
carried an electronic, pocket-size Spanish-English translator for months when she and her family immigrated to Wilkes-Barre. The 38-year-old Puerto Rico native would pull the translator out from her purse any time she was shopping or running... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Legislative roll call, Sept. 25Township; Jerry Knowles, R-124, Tamaqua; Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Townshi
Legislative roll call, Sept. 25
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
Township; Jerry Knowles, R-124, Tamaqua; Gerald Mullery, D-119, Newport Township; Eddie Day Pashinski, D-121, Wilkes-Barre; Tarah Toohil, R-116, Butler Township. Veterans Senate Bill 1226 would allow veterans to use the state Veterans Trust... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Elton John rocks sold-out Mohegan Sun Arena with classics, new songsWILKES-BARRE TWP. — When Auburn, New York, residents Beth and Sean Lattimore pi
Elton John rocks sold-out Mohegan Sun Arena with classics, new songs
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted yesterday
WILKES-BARRE TWP. — When Auburn, New York, residents Beth and Sean Lattimore picked up their Elton John tickets Saturday evening, the envelope read “Guests of Elton John.” After hosting lyricist Tim Rice — known for co-writing “Lion King” with John... Read more
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CTV News
'Yoga will increasingly be part of everyday life': Q-and-A with Melissa Chuaway as Holland, and can be shipped throughout the world. Pieces are suitable f
'Yoga will increasingly be part of everyday life': Q-and-A with Melissa Chu
CTV News / Posted yesterday
away as Holland, and can be shipped throughout the world. Pieces are suitable for not only yoga but also CrossFit, running, Barre, and pretty much any active sport that makes you feel good. With the arrival of fall, Relaxnews spoke to Chu for her... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlashis lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before res
Just say no to Narcan? Heroin rescue efforts draw backlash
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
is lack of treatment facilities and other resources for intervention before rescued addicts resume drug use. Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania, Fire Chief Jay Delaney wrote this year to federal and state lawmakers for funding for the naloxone,... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
College gradsin psychology. MUNCY - Jennifer Vo, bachelor's degree in biology with a minor
College grads
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted yesterday
in psychology. MUNCY - Jennifer Vo, bachelor's degree in biology with a minor in queer studies. Wilkes University Wilkes-Barre WILLIAMSPORT - Alicia Carnevale, master's degree in education; Molly Forney, master's degree in education; Rebecca... Read more
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Salon.com
Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victimsWILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead
Old graves to be exhumed in effort to ID homicide victims
Salon.com / Posted yesterday
WILKES-BARRE, Pa. (AP) — Working with state police, an anthropologist will lead a team exhuming the bodies of four unidentified homicide victims in northeastern Pennsylvania, including a woman who’d been doused in sulfuric acid and a newborn... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Study: Live Nation added $32.4 million to Lackawanna County economy in 2015past, and we look forward to continuing this relationship in the future.” Live
Study: Live Nation added $32.4 million to Lackawanna County economy in 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
past, and we look forward to continuing this relationship in the future.” Live Nation conducted the study with the Wilkes-Barre-based Institute for Public Policy and Economic Development and measured direct and indirect economic benefits of... Read more
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