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WBNG Binghamton
Whitney Point man charged with sexually abusing minor(WBNG Binghamton) New York State Police on Monday arrested a Whitney point man
Whitney Point man charged with sexually abusing minor
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 9 hours ago
(WBNG Binghamton) New York State Police on Monday arrested a Whitney point man for sexual abuse of a minor and endangering the welfare of a child. State Police say Patrick J. Hill, 30, had sexual contact with a victim less than 14 years old several... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Whitney Point Man Faces Several Charges of Sexual Contact with a Victim Under 14 []Local News A Whitney point man has been arrested and is facing multiple counts
Whitney Point Man Faces Several Charges of Sexual Contact with a Victim Under 14 []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 10 hours ago
Local News A Whitney point man has been arrested and is facing multiple counts of sexual abuse. Patrick J. Hill, 30, was arrested by New York State Police on Monday for three counts of the misdemeanor of sexual abuse and one count of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State rankingsSTATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Feb.
State rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 hours ago
STATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Feb. 7) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 19-1 1 2. Roman Catholic (12) 18-4 2 3. Parkland (11) 20-3 3 4. Coatesville (1) 22-1 5 5. Downingtown West (1) 21-2 4 6.... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State tournament under way in FreelandThe Pa. State Dart Tournament got under way over the weekend, with 10 teams pun
State tournament under way in Freeland
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 hours ago
The Pa. State Dart Tournament got under way over the weekend, with 10 teams punching their ticket to the finals on Feb. 27. There are still openings for this weekend’s ongoing opening round on Saturday, in both the 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. brackets, as... Read more
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Hamilton News
Wells: The changing face of industry in HamiltonWe've not been paying enough attention to the transformation of the industrial
Wells: The changing face of industry in Hamilton
Hamilton News / Posted yesterday
We've not been paying enough attention to the transformation of the industrial base in and around the Hamilton area. In conversation with a pensioner the other day, I was reminded of my summer-time hope, circa 1975, to be taken on at the Procter &... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School NotesBlue Ridge Senior Jade Viruet was presented with Scholastic Art Awards’ Silver
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Blue Ridge Senior Jade Viruet was presented with Scholastic Art Awards’ Silver Key Award for her sculpture, “New Life.” Jade received the award at Marywood University, and her sculpture was showcased. She also won a district-wide contest for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneBlue Ridge Senior Jade Viruet was presented with Scholastic Art Awards’ Silver
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Blue Ridge Senior Jade Viruet was presented with Scholastic Art Awards’ Silver Key Award for her sculpture, “New Life.” Jade received the award at Marywood University, and her sculpture was showcased. She also won a district-wide contest for... Read more
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examiner.com
Southern tier fly fishing: Fly tying, rod building, milder February?Winter was here the week before last but decided to go underground last week. T
Southern tier fly fishing: Fly tying, rod building, milder February?
examiner.com / Posted 2 days ago
Winter was here the week before last but decided to go underground last week. Temps hit a high in the upper 50’s / low 60’s over last weekend and proceeded to run mild for most of the past week. Ice-cover may be suffering as a result, but local... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the TownsArchbald The recent winter storm that hammered much of the East Coast contribu
Around the Towns
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Archbald The recent winter storm that hammered much of the East Coast contributed to a blood shortage, and a local group is helping to answer the call. The Valley Blood Council, which regularly runs blood drives in the Midvalley, will hold its next... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneArchbald The recent winter storm that hammered much of the East Coast contribu
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Archbald The recent winter storm that hammered much of the East Coast contributed to a blood shortage, and a local group is helping to answer the call. The Valley Blood Council, which regularly runs blood drives in the Midvalley, will hold its next... Read more
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Simcoe Reformer
U.S. Steel begins sale, solicitation processInsolvent US Steel Canada Inc. says it is starting a sales and investment solic
U.S. Steel begins sale, solicitation process
Simcoe Reformer / Posted 5 days ago
Insolvent US Steel Canada Inc. says it is starting a sales and investment solicitation process under a court order obtained earlier this month. The company, which is operating under protection of the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act, says the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Former first daughter to campaign for ClintonChelsea Clinton will be at a fundraiser Feb. 15 in Shavertown for her mother’s
Former first daughter to campaign for Clinton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
Chelsea Clinton will be at a fundraiser Feb. 15 in Shavertown for her mother’s presidential campaign. Entrepreneur Kristopher Jones said he and his wife will host the fundraiser at their home. It’s an invitation-only event and between 60 and 80 will... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
WVC football schedule taking shapeThe 2016-17 WVC football schedule is taking shape. The schedule was released t
WVC football schedule taking shape
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 6 days ago
The 2016-17 WVC football schedule is taking shape. The schedule was released to athletic directors and football league officers on Monday. A final version will be voted on by conference officials on Feb. 11. While things could change slightly,... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Cornwell: Endicott Shooting was "Accidental" []Local News There is an update on the reported shooting in Endicott that occurr
Cornwell: Endicott Shooting was "Accidental" []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 7 days ago
Local News There is an update on the reported shooting in Endicott that occurred Saturday morning. It is alleged the suspect/victim was wounded by a self-inflicted, apparently accidental, gunshot with an illegal firearm. �It�s important for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State RankingsSTATE RANKINGS By City of Basketball Love (Records through games of Jan. 31)
State Rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
STATE RANKINGS By City of Basketball Love (Records through games of Jan. 31) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 17-1 1 2. Roman Catholic (12) 16-4 2 3. Parkland (11) 17-3 4 4. Downingtown West (1) 19-1 3 5. Coatesville (1) 19-1 5 6.... Read more
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iol.co.za
Frothing up: America’s beer problemWashington - It was a startling announcement: As of December 1, 2015, the Brewe
Frothing up: America’s beer problem
iol.co.za / Posted 7 days ago
Washington - It was a startling announcement: As of December 1, 2015, the Brewers Association had counted 4 144 breweries in the United States, the most ever operating simultaneously in the history of the country. According to historians, the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Misericordia Doctor of PT studentsmake presentations at symposiumGraduate students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Misericordia Uni
Misericordia Doctor of PT studentsmake presentations at symposium
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 7 days ago
Graduate students in the Doctor of Physical Therapy program at Misericordia University presented their capstone research projects at the second annual Student Research Symposium: Current Research in Physical Therapy. Students and faculty... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cease-and-desist order issued for shredder projectControversy continues over the building of a $10 million automobile shredder on
Cease-and-desist order issued for shredder project
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Controversy continues over the building of a $10 million automobile shredder on land in Green Ridge, Hazle Township, located within the 200-acre Harry’s U-Pull-It salvage yard. The shredder is positioned to become an extension of the business,... Read more
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The Morning Call
Palisades, Southern Lehigh still honorable mentions in girls basketball state rankingsDespite perfect weeks by Class 3A Southern Lehigh and 2A Palisades, neither tea
Palisades, Southern Lehigh still honorable mentions in girls basketball state rankings
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Despite perfect weeks by Class 3A Southern Lehigh and 2A Palisades, neither team was able to move into the top 10 in their respective class and out of the honorable mention listing. Four area teams from Class 4A - Parkland, Easton, Nazareth,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Plenty at stake when Crestwood girls host Hazleton Area tonightThe two hottest teams in the Wyoming Valley Conference’s first division will go
Plenty at stake when Crestwood girls host Hazleton Area tonight
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
The two hottest teams in the Wyoming Valley Conference’s first division will go toe to toe this evening in Wright Township, when the Crestwood girls play host to rival Hazleton Area in a showdown of teams harboring championship hopes. The Lady... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Cease-and-desist order for shredder projectControversy continues over the building of a $10 million automobile shredder on
Cease-and-desist order for shredder project
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 days ago
Controversy continues over the building of a $10 million automobile shredder on land in Green Ridge, Hazle Township, located within the 200-acre Harry’s U-Pull-It salvage yard. The shredder is positioned to become an extension of the business,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mayor says perception of crime, finances 'overexaggerated'For Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat, perception is as important as reality. The firs
Mayor says perception of crime, finances 'overexaggerated'
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
For Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat, perception is as important as reality. The first-term mayor delivered a state of the city speech Wednesday at the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Red Carpet Breakfast that addressed what Cusat called two... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
State of HazletonFor Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat, perception is as important as reality. The firs
State of Hazleton
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 12 days ago
For Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat, perception is as important as reality. The first-term mayor delivered a state of the city speech Wednesday at the Greater Hazleton Chamber of Commerce Red Carpet Breakfast that addressed what Cusat called two... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Stout, Nanticoke down PreppersNanticoke Area came into its matchup at MMI Prep as the top-ranked boys basketb
Stout, Nanticoke down Preppers
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
Nanticoke Area came into its matchup at MMI Prep as the top-ranked boys basketball team in Division II of the Wyoming Valley Conference. By the time the final buzzer sounded the Trojans showed everyone at MMI’s gymnasium in Freeland why they’re the... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Spartans qualify for playoffsThe North Schuylkill girls ran away from Lehighton 58-24 on Tuesday, and in doi
Lady Spartans qualify for playoffs
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
The North Schuylkill girls ran away from Lehighton 58-24 on Tuesday, and in doing so qualified for the District 11 Class 2A tournament. On Monday, Nanticoke eased past MMI 58-13 in a Wyoming Valley Conference game. Schuylkill League ❒ North... Read more
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The Morning Call
Four area 4A girls basketball teams honorable mentions in latest state rankingsCompiled by Jeff Reinhart, here is PennLive’s top 10 girls basketball rankings
Four area 4A girls basketball teams honorable mentions in latest state rankings
The Morning Call / Posted 15 days ago
Compiled by Jeff Reinhart, here is PennLive’s top 10 girls basketball rankings for each class through Jan. 24, plus honorable mention selections, with home district in parenthesis and overall record. 1. Norwin (7) 17-0 — previously: 1 2. Cumberland... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Taxes hiked in 23 of 76 Luzerne County townsNearly two dozen municipalities in Luzerne County raised their property tax rat
Taxes hiked in 23 of 76 Luzerne County towns
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Nearly two dozen municipalities in Luzerne County raised their property tax rates for 2016. Of the 76 municipalities in the county, 23 told the treasurer’s office they have higher rates this year. The biggest jumps in millage come in Nanticoke,... Read more
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Bay Weekly
Maryland Senator Rises at Tri-State Chesapeake Bay CommissionSen. Thomas “Mac” Middleton, Charles County, has been elected this year’s chair
Maryland Senator Rises at Tri-State Chesapeake Bay Commission
Bay Weekly / Posted 15 days ago
Sen. Thomas “Mac” Middleton, Charles County, has been elected this year’s chair of the Tri-State Chesapeake Bay Commission. The commission serves as the legislative branch of the Chesapeake Bay Program, advising the U.S. Congress and the general... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Tax rates hiked in 23 municipalitiesNearly two dozen municipalities in Luzerne County raised their property tax rat
Tax rates hiked in 23 municipalities
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 15 days ago
Nearly two dozen municipalities in Luzerne County raised their property tax rates for 2016. Of the 76 municipalities in the county, 23 told the treasurer’s office they have higher rates this year. The biggest jumps in millage come in Nanticoke,... Read more
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Hartford Courant
America Now Has More Breweries Than Ever. And That Might Be A Problem.It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association ha
America Now Has More Breweries Than Ever. And That Might Be A Problem.
Hartford Courant / Posted 20 days ago
It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association had counted 4,144 breweries in the United States, the most ever operating simultaneously in the history of the country. According to historians, the previous high-water mark... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
America now has more breweries than ever. And that might be a problem.It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association ha
America now has more breweries than ever. And that might be a problem.
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 20 days ago
It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association had counted 4,144 breweries in the United States, the most ever operating simultaneously in the history of the country. According to historians, the previous high-water mark... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
U.S. has more breweries than ever, and that might be a problemIt was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association ha
U.S. has more breweries than ever, and that might be a problem
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 21 days ago
It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association had counted 4,144 breweries in the United States, the most ever operating simultaneously in the history of the country. According to historians, the previous high-water mark... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State RankingsSTATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Jan.
State Rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
STATE RANKINGSBoys By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Jan. 17) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 12-1 1 2. Roman Catholic (12) 10-4 2 3. Plymouth-Whitemarsh (1) 15-0 3 4. Downingtown West (1) 16-1 4 5. Parkland (11) 12-3... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
America now has more breweries than ever. And that might be a problem.It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association ha
America now has more breweries than ever. And that might be a problem.
Chicago Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
It was a startling announcement: As of Dec. 1, 2015, the Brewers Association had counted 4,144 breweries in the United States, the most ever operating simultaneously in the history of the country. According to historians, the previous high-water mark... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County SentencingsJudge Vito Geroulo sentenced the following defendants in Lackawanna County Cour
Lackawanna County Sentencings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Judge Vito Geroulo sentenced the following defendants in Lackawanna County Court recently: ■ Roni Jones Salas, 19, 67 Kennedy Blvd., Taylor, to three days to six months in county prison for DUI (concurrent to sentence already serving) and a $1,000... Read more
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WBOC Salisbury
Seaford Woman Injured in CrashSEAFORD, Del.- Delaware State Police are investigating a serious crash that lef
Seaford Woman Injured in Crash
WBOC Salisbury / Posted 23 days ago
SEAFORD, Del.- Delaware State Police are investigating a serious crash that left a Seaford woman critically injured. It happened around midnight on Greenbriar Road. Police say 32-year-old Jennifer Ayon was driving north, approaching Greenbriar Way,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Agentowicz moves atop Lakeland girls scoring listWith under six minutes left and the game well in hand, Lakeland’s Kayla Agentow
Agentowicz moves atop Lakeland girls scoring list
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
With under six minutes left and the game well in hand, Lakeland’s Kayla Agentowicz didn’t understand what her coach was saying. “Mr. (Pat) Walton said let’s just end it, and I was thinking, ‘It’s over. I think we’re good,” Agentowicz said of her... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Angela Vito will wed Ian ConahanMr. and Mrs. Frank P. Vito of Hazleton, announce the engagement of their daught
Angela Vito will wed Ian Conahan
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 23 days ago
Mr. and Mrs. Frank P. Vito of Hazleton, announce the engagement of their daughter, Angela Marie, to Ian Patrick Conahan, son of Mr. and Mrs. Patrick Conahan, Drums. The bride to be is a 2006 graduate of Bishop Hafey High School. She received a... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Death penalty hearing heldWILKES-BARRE — As Don Williams listened to the reasons his son’s accused killer
Death penalty hearing held
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
WILKES-BARRE — As Don Williams listened to the reasons his son’s accused killer thinks he should escape the death penalty, he grew frustrated. Frustrated, he said, by what he sees as a stall tactic by Jessie Con-ui’s defense. Frustrated by the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County SentencingsJudge Vito Geroulo sentenced the following defendants recently in Lackawanna Co
Lackawanna County Sentencings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Judge Vito Geroulo sentenced the following defendants recently in Lackawanna County Court: ■ Dustin Scott Howey, 20, Scranton, to 15 months to three years in state prison and $600 restitution for possession of drug paraphernalia and robbery — take... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Regional briefs for Thursday, Jan. 14Crash claims life of Wayne man CHERRY RIDGE TWP. — A wreck that killed a Hones
Regional briefs for Thursday, Jan. 14
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Crash claims life of Wayne man CHERRY RIDGE TWP. — A wreck that killed a Honesdale man Tuesday is being blamed on the snow. State police at Honesdale reported that a car driven by Sidney Kantor, 68, Honesdale, slid off snow-covered Ski Run Road... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
State rankingsSTATE RANKINGSBOYS By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Jan.
State rankings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
STATE RANKINGSBOYS By City of Basketball Love (records through games of Jan. 10) CLASS AAAA Rec Pvs 1. Allderdice (8) 9-1 2 2. Roman Catholic (12) 9-3 1 3. Plymouth-Whitemarsh (1) 12-0 4 4. Downingtown West (1) 13-1 6 5. Parkland (11) 9-3... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Police, Jan. 13Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following. Any
Police, Jan. 13
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
Hazleton incidents Hazleton police issued releases alleging the following. Anyone with information can call 570-459-4940 or 911. ■ A man wearing a black hooded sweatshirt and dark pants stole a woman’s purse in the area of Poplar and Noble streets... Read more
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The Tyee
Why 2016 Could Be the Year of Green EnergyPlugged in: First 'mass-market' electric cars coming in 2016. Electric car phot
Why 2016 Could Be the Year of Green Energy
The Tyee / Posted 27 days ago
Plugged in: First 'mass-market' electric cars coming in 2016. Electric car photo via Shutterstock. The sun could be starting to set on the fossil-fuel era as it rises on the age of clean energy. Decades from now, as historians attempt to draw a... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Woman rescued by West Corners firefighters reunites with heroesTown of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Nearly a year after a fire almost took her
Woman rescued by West Corners firefighters reunites with heroes
WBNG Binghamton / Posted 27 days ago
Town of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Nearly a year after a fire almost took her life at her apartment in the Village of Endicott -- Annette Wallace reunited on Tuesday night with the two men who saved her. "I wanted to thank them properly, instead of... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
News - Standard SpeakerCharges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following,
News - Standard Speaker
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 28 days ago
Charges, citations Charges or citations have been filed against the following, according to court documents. Violations for older offenses appear now because they have only recently been filed or served. ■ Melissa Coppala, 39, Hazleton, disorderly... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County SentencingsJudge Michael Barrasse sentenced the following defendants recently in Lackawann
Lackawanna County Sentencings
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Judge Michael Barrasse sentenced the following defendants recently in Lackawanna County Court: • Michael Allen Porth, 26, Scranton, to 1.5 to four years in state prison for firearms not to be carried without a license, and possession of a controlled... Read more
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WBNG Binghamton
Two local heroes honored with 'Firefighter of the Year' awardTown of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two West Corner firefighters were honored b
Two local heroes honored with 'Firefighter of the Year' award
WBNG Binghamton / Posted a month ago
Town of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) Two West Corner firefighters were honored by the Broome County Firefighter's Association with the "Firefighter of the Year" award Friday night. For more than 30 years, the association awards firefighters who have... Read more
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Dundas Star News
U.S. Steel pushing for liquidation optionU.S. Steel is using the L word again — liquidation. The American former parent
U.S. Steel pushing for liquidation option
Dundas Star News / Posted 1 months ago
U.S. Steel is using the L word again — liquidation. The American former parent to U.S. Steel Canada says it opposes a new process to sell the Canadian icon, now independent and under creditor protection, unless it also considers the liquidation... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Why 2016 could be the year of green energyThe sun could be starting to set on the fossil-fuel era as it rises on the age
Why 2016 could be the year of green energy
Dundas Star News / Posted 1 months ago
The sun could be starting to set on the fossil-fuel era as it rises on the age of clean energy. Decades from now, as historians attempt to draw a clear line between the two periods, 2015 may prove the most obvious point of demarcation. The past 12... Read more
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