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Pedestrian struck in Scranton supermarket lot diesSCRANTON — A 79-year-old man died at Geisinger Community Medical Center’s inten
Pedestrian struck in Scranton supermarket lot dies
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
SCRANTON — A 79-year-old man died at Geisinger Community Medical Center’s intensive care unit Saturday morning from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a car at the Keyser Avenue Gerrity’s supermarket earlier this week, Lackawanna County... Read more
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Pedestrian struck in supermarket lot diesSCRANTON — A 79-year-old man died at Geisinger Community Medical Center’s inten
Pedestrian struck in supermarket lot dies
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
SCRANTON — A 79-year-old man died at Geisinger Community Medical Center’s intensive care unit Saturday morning from injuries he suffered when he was struck by a car at the Keyser Avenue Gerrity’s supermarket earlier this week, Lackawanna County... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Feb. 6, 2016Mission series: Queen of the Apostles Parish mission series, “Patient and Merci
Community Events Listings, Feb. 6, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Mission series: Queen of the Apostles Parish mission series, “Patient and Merciful,” Feb. 20-24, 715 Hawthorne St., events: mission service homily, weekend Masses, Feb. 20, 4 p.m. and Feb. 21, 8, 9:30 and 11 a.m., and special services, Feb. 22-24, 8... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Feb. 5, 2016Abingtons Quilt presentation: Abington Community Library quilting group Always
Community Events Listings, Feb. 5, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Abingtons Quilt presentation: Abington Community Library quilting group Always In Stitches presentation, “A Journey Through American Quilt History,” March 13, 2-3:30 p.m., 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, free; 570-587-3440. Abington Heights... Read more
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Man charged with attempted homicide after shooting in South ScrantonCity police charged a 29-year-old man Wednesday with trying to kill two men Tue
Man charged with attempted homicide after shooting in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
City police charged a 29-year-old man Wednesday with trying to kill two men Tuesday afternoon in a South Scranton alley over an eviction dispute. Raymond Luis “Tego” Garcia, address unknown, is charged with several crimes, including attempted... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Man charged with attempted homicide after shooting in South ScrantonCity police charged a 29-year-old man with trying to kill two men Tuesday after
Man charged with attempted homicide after shooting in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
City police charged a 29-year-old man with trying to kill two men Tuesday afternoon in a South Scranton alley in an eviction dispute. Raymond Luis Garcia, address unknown, is charged with attempted homicide, aggravated and simple assault, recklessly... Read more
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Shooting in South Scranton; police searching for white minivanSCRANTON — Police are investigating an afternoon shooting in South Scranton. A
Shooting in South Scranton; police searching for white minivan
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
SCRANTON — Police are investigating an afternoon shooting in South Scranton. At 1:39 p.m., a man was arguing with an ex-girlfriend at Kirst Court and Birch Street. Another man in a white Chrysler minivan showed up during the argument, got out of the... Read more
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Shooting in South Scranton; police looking for white minivanSCRANTON — Police are investigating an afternoon shooting in South Scranton. A
Shooting in South Scranton; police looking for white minivan
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
SCRANTON — Police are investigating an afternoon shooting in South Scranton. At 1:39 p.m., a man was arguing with an ex-girlfriend at Kirst Court and Birch Street. Another man in a white Chrysler minivan showed up during the argument, got out of the... Read more
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Teacher's fundraiser for calculators hits $2GSCRANTON — A teacher’s fundraiser to buy calculators for South Scranton Interme
Teacher's fundraiser for calculators hits $2G
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
SCRANTON — A teacher’s fundraiser to buy calculators for South Scranton Intermediate School students had raised a little more than $2,000 of its $5,500 goal as of Monday night. Teacher Crystal DeAntona launched the fundraiser on crowdsourcing site... Read more
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CHRIS KELLY: School board priorities don’t add upWith your help, Crystal DeAntona might teach the Scranton School Board an overd
CHRIS KELLY: School board priorities don’t add up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
With your help, Crystal DeAntona might teach the Scranton School Board an overdue lesson in putting the needs of students ahead of politics and personal gain. A teacher at South Scranton Intermediate School, Mrs. DeAntona started a campaign at... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 30, 2016Participants needed: Jermyn mayor and council are seeking borough residents who
Community Events Listings, Jan. 30, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Participants needed: Jermyn mayor and council are seeking borough residents who would like to take an active part in the 150th Anniversary of Jermyn Borough gathering Sunday, 7 p.m., Jermyn Community Center, 440 Jefferson Ave. Race night: Moosic... Read more
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Police investigating shooting in South ScrantonBullets flew through a South Scranton duplex Tuesday night in a shooting that s
Police investigating shooting in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Bullets flew through a South Scranton duplex Tuesday night in a shooting that shattered glass but harmed no one, city police said. City police responded to the 1500 block of Cedar Avenue at 11:04 p.m. and found seven bullet casings on that block,... Read more
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Four days, five crashes, 10 lives lostThree were college students. Three others were co-workers. At least two had you
Four days, five crashes, 10 lives lost
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Three were college students. Three others were co-workers. At least two had young children. In homes, in workplaces and in communities across Northeast Pennsylvania on Tuesday, tears marked sorrow, grief tested faith and remembrance strengthened... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 26, 2016Chinchilla Pizza sale: Chinchilla Hose Company pizza sale, Fridays during Lent
Community Events Listings, Jan. 26, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Chinchilla Pizza sale: Chinchilla Hose Company pizza sale, Fridays during Lent beginning Feb. 12, 2-7 p.m., firehouse, Shady Lane Road, red, white and white broccoli; 570-586-5726 beginning at 1 p.m. the day of the sale, walk-ins welcome. Clarks... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 23, 2016Daleville Clothes closet: Daleville United Methodist Church Clothes Closet & C
Community Events Listings, Jan. 23, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Daleville Clothes closet: Daleville United Methodist Church Clothes Closet & Cozy Cafe, Thursday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., 423 Dorantown Road, Covington Twp.; free clothing available, light snacks; accepting donations of new or gently used, clean clothing,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 19, 2016Clarks Green Outreach visit: State Rep. Marty Flynn office outreach visit, Wed
Community Events Listings, Jan. 19, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Clarks Green Outreach visit: State Rep. Marty Flynn office outreach visit, Wednesday, 9 a.m.-noon, Clarks Green Borough Building, 104 N. Abington Road, assistance with PennDOT paperwork, unemployment compensation, workers’ compensation, PACE/PACENET... Read more
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Ireland native's Shepherd's Pie reminds him of homelandAlmost every Saturday night, Adrian Balfour heads to his kitchen and reconnects
Ireland native's Shepherd's Pie reminds him of homeland
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
Almost every Saturday night, Adrian Balfour heads to his kitchen and reconnects with his Irish roots, via one of the Emerald Isle's most popular culinary creations - Shepherd's Pie. Mr. Balfour's take on the classic Irish dish is a huge hit among... Read more
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Veterans NewsVETERANS Banners of Honor program entries Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Ho
Veterans News
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
VETERANS Banners of Honor program entries Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Hometown Heroes program salutes those who have exemplified excellence in military and public service. Those with service time in the military, police, fire, emergency... Read more
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HS SWIMMING: Scranton's Katie Naughton loves the poolLooking to cool off on a warm afternoon, Katie Naughton jumped into the cool wa
HS SWIMMING: Scranton's Katie Naughton loves the pool
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
Looking to cool off on a warm afternoon, Katie Naughton jumped into the cool water in her family’s new inground pool. She would paddle for hours during that summer, sometimes showing off to her brother, Corey, by staying underwater and racing from... Read more
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VeteransVETERANS Banners of Honor program entries Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Ho
Veterans
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
VETERANS Banners of Honor program entries Scranton/Wilkes-Barre RailRiders Hometown Heroes program salutes those who have exemplified excellence in military and public service. Those with service time in the military, police, fire, emergency... Read more
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Police identify suspect in Thursday bank robbery in South ScrantonHours after a bank robbery in South Scranton on Thursday, police identified a s
Police identify suspect in Thursday bank robbery in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Hours after a bank robbery in South Scranton on Thursday, police identified a suspect and were preparing a warrant for his arrest. Police believe Chayse Anthony Filler, 22, walked into the NBT Bank at 117 Meadow Ave. about 1:50 p.m. and handed the... Read more
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Police identify suspect in South Scranton bank robberyHours after a bank robbery in South Scranton Thursday, police identified a susp
Police identify suspect in South Scranton bank robbery
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Hours after a bank robbery in South Scranton Thursday, police identified a suspect and were preparing a warrant for his arrest. Police believe Chayse Anthony Filler, 22, walked into the NBT Bank at 117 Meadow Ave. about 1:50 p.m. and handed the... Read more
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Machete attack victim in fair conditionSCRANTON — A man injured in a machete attack this week in South Scranton remain
Machete attack victim in fair condition
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
SCRANTON — A man injured in a machete attack this week in South Scranton remained hospitalized Thursday. Anthony Ortiz, 21, was listed in fair condition at Geisinger Community Medical Center, hospital spokeswoman Noelle Snyder said. City police... Read more
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Charges filed for car crash that injured teen, crossing guardSCRANTON — A district judge jailed a Scranton woman this morning on charges she
Charges filed for car crash that injured teen, crossing guard
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
SCRANTON — A district judge jailed a Scranton woman this morning on charges she injured two in a car crash in October while under the influence of prescription drugs. Jamie Rutledge, 30, 522 River St., Apt. 1, was under the influence of Xanax on... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 13, 2016Clarks Green Festival pie: Abington Christian Academy Pie for Breakfast in con
Community Events Listings, Jan. 13, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Clarks Green Festival pie: Abington Christian Academy Pie for Breakfast in conjunction with Clarks Summit Festival of Ice, Feb. 13, 8:30-11 a.m., Clarks Green Assembly of God, Venard and South Abington roads; unimited beverages and homemade pies... Read more
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Community Events Listings, Jan. 11, 2016Abington Heights Fundraising event: Abington Heights Middle School PTA Gold Ru
Community Events Listings, Jan. 11, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
Abington Heights Fundraising event: Abington Heights Middle School PTA Gold Rush Gala fundraising event, Saturday, 6 p.m., Ramada, Clarks Summit, $30, includes some raffle tickets, dinner, drinks, dessert; baskets with prizes including four Disney... Read more
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Three Kings Celebration observed in South ScrantonThe fourth annual Celebration of the Three Kings holiday event for children dre
Three Kings Celebration observed in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
The fourth annual Celebration of the Three Kings holiday event for children drew a packed house Saturday in Scranton, where more than 200 kids received gifts from the Magi. The party corresponded with Three Kings Day, also called Feast of the... Read more
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Regional briefsMan arrested after Target incident WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The man who exposed him
Regional briefs
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
Man arrested after Target incident WILKES-BARRE TWP. — The man who exposed himself and urinated at Target turned himself in Thursday. Police arrested Anel Mujkanovic, 25, of Stroudsburg, who allegedly walked into the Target at Wilkes-Barre Township... Read more
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Tools, copper taken from Green Ridge homeSCRANTON — City police are investigating the theft of tools and copper pipe fro
Tools, copper taken from Green Ridge home
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
SCRANTON — City police are investigating the theft of tools and copper pipe from a Green Ridge home. South Scranton resident Thomas Exeter told police the break-in in the 1500 block of Ross Avenue happened between Christmas Eve and Thursday, Lt.... Read more

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