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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Podlesney, Trivelpiece named first team all-stateposted an 18-2 record and a 0.96 ERA for the Lady Cougars this season, striking
Podlesney, Trivelpiece named first team all-state
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
posted an 18-2 record and a 0.96 ERA for the Lady Cougars this season, striking out 78 and walking just 15. The senior and Wilkes University commit also batted .351 with 11 RBI. Trivelpiece, a junior, is back on the all-state first team this... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Podlesney, Trivelpiece named first team all-state Seven local players selected for PaHSSBCA softball squadposted an 18-2 record and a 0.96 ERA for the Lady Cougars this season, striking
Podlesney, Trivelpiece named first team all-state Seven local players selected for PaHSSBCA softball squad
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
posted an 18-2 record and a 0.96 ERA for the Lady Cougars this season, striking out 78 and walking just 15. The senior and Wilkes University commit also batted .351 with 11 RBI. Trivelpiece, a junior, is back on the all-state first team this... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mike Leib bound for Hallof Weatherly Casting and Machine Co. and Hazleton Casting Co. He also holds an
Mike Leib bound for Hall
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 5 days ago
of Weatherly Casting and Machine Co. and Hazleton Casting Co. He also holds an MBA degree with a finance concentration from Wilkes University. He is a retired director of the Northeast Pennsylvania Financial Corp., which was acquired by KNBT... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Old Forge seniors say farewellprogram in conjunction with the University of Scranton; trout in the classroom
Old Forge seniors say farewell
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
program in conjunction with the University of Scranton; trout in the classroom program; Old Forge Borough volunteer firefighter; Envirothon team, varsity golf team, drama club. Plans: Attending Wilkes University to major in environmental engineeri... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
‘Around the World in 80 Days’ opens Sundaytravel across seven continents. The play is directed by Jon Liebetrau, an assi
‘Around the World in 80 Days’ opens Sunday
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 7 days ago
travel across seven continents. The play is directed by Jon Liebetrau, an assistant professor of theater performance at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. He performed at Pendragon in the summer of 2014 as the character Elwood P. Dowd in... Read more
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Adirondack Daily Enterprise
‘Around the World in 80 Days’ opens Sunday at Pendragonentertainment. (Photo provided) The play is directed by Jon Liebetrau, an ass
‘Around the World in 80 Days’ opens Sunday at Pendragon
Adirondack Daily Enterprise / Posted 8 days ago
entertainment. (Photo provided) The play is directed by Jon Liebetrau, an assistant professor of theatre performance at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania. Liebetrau performed at Pendragon in the summer of 2014 as the rabbit-seeing nice guy... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Over 700 attend vigil for former Don Bosco athletes killed in Mahwah crashCali did not compete in dual meets as a redshirt freshman but did compete at th
Over 700 attend vigil for former Don Bosco athletes killed in Mahwah crash
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 9 days ago
Cali did not compete in dual meets as a redshirt freshman but did compete at the National Collegiate Open, the 83rd Annual Wilkes University Open and the Nittany Lion Open at Penn State University. Vagias, a placekicker who did not play football... Read more
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The Scientist
Illustrating #FieldworkFailswho accidentally glued herself to a crocodile while attaching a radio transmitt
Illustrating #FieldworkFails
The Scientist / Posted 9 days ago
who accidentally glued herself to a crocodile while attaching a radio transmitter; and by Jeff Stratford, a biologist at Wilkes University in Pennsylvania, who released a goldfinch named “Mr. Flappy” in front of two dozen schoolchildren, only to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Students earn Ronald McDonald House scholarshipstheir college tuition. Two Lackawanna County students were: ■ John Roberts, a
Students earn Ronald McDonald House scholarships
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
their college tuition. Two Lackawanna County students were: ■ John Roberts, a graduate of Old Forge High School attending Wilkes University next semester, ranked third in his class of 70. He volunteered at the Scranton Ronald McDonald House and... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
Don Bosco in a state of shock after Route 287 crash kills former athletes, childhood friendstournament as a sophomore. As a freshman at Rutgers, Cali competed at the Nati
Don Bosco in a state of shock after Route 287 crash kills former athletes, childhood friends
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 10 days ago
tournament as a sophomore. As a freshman at Rutgers, Cali competed at the National Collegiate Open, the 83rd Annual Wilkes University Open and the Nittany Lion Open at Penn State University. Vagias, a placekicker who did not play football... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Collins: A lasting honor for a treasure of a coachsaid he has met few men like him. Martin met Bessoir in the mid-1980s when he
Collins: A lasting honor for a treasure of a coach
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
said he has met few men like him. Martin met Bessoir in the mid-1980s when he was getting started as an assistant coach at Wilkes University. They’d run into each other on recruiting trips and became fast friends. Martin would later become the head... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Moses Taylor Foundation awards $630,000 in quarterly grantsskills center and to purchase equipment. Other grants include: $36,788 to the
Moses Taylor Foundation awards $630,000 in quarterly grants
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
skills center and to purchase equipment. Other grants include: $36,788 to the Rural Health Corporation of NEPA; $41,000 to Wilkes University; $5,000 to the F.M. Kirby Center; $56,680 to the Lackawanna County Aging Needs Assessment and Service Gap... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Fugitive FIU professor, accused of raping housekeeper, arrested in Fort LauderdaleBusiness, according to the university's website. He has a PhD in business admin
Fugitive FIU professor, accused of raping housekeeper, arrested in Fort Lauderdale
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 15 days ago
Business, according to the university's website. He has a PhD in business administration from Florida State University and other degrees from Florida State, Florida Atlantic University and Wilkes University in Pennsylvania, according to FIU's websi... Read more
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The Register NorthJersey.com
East Rutherford youths continue attempts to raise awareness about suicide with concertbut it generated more than $1,500, Banca said. To Banca, a psychology major wh
East Rutherford youths continue attempts to raise awareness about suicide with concert
The Register NorthJersey.com / Posted 15 days ago
but it generated more than $1,500, Banca said. To Banca, a psychology major who just finished her freshman year at Wilkes University in Wilkes-Barre, Pa., an upbeat festival is the right kind of venue to raise people’s spirits and address... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Podlesney named MVP of WVC's Division 1softball coaches. Podlesney finished her final season as a Lady Cougar with an
Podlesney named MVP of WVC's Division 1
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 16 days ago
softball coaches. Podlesney finished her final season as a Lady Cougar with an 18-2 record and an ERA of 0.96. The Wilkes University commit struck out 78 batters and helped lead Hazleton Area to the PIAA Class AAAA semifinals for the first... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Hazleton Area falls to Avon Grove in PIAA Class 4A semifinalsher final high school game, Podlesney gave her team a chance to win but ultimat
Hazleton Area falls to Avon Grove in PIAA Class 4A semifinals
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
her final high school game, Podlesney gave her team a chance to win but ultimately fell victim to a few big swings. The Wilkes University commit went the distance, allowing four earned runs on just six hits while striking out one and walking... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Area LGBT community speaks outAshley Evert, a Hazleton native and LGBT advocate. Evert, a nationally renowned
Area LGBT community speaks out
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 17 days ago
Ashley Evert, a Hazleton native and LGBT advocate. Evert, a nationally renowned hair stylist based in West Hazleton, is a Wilkes University alumnus with concentrations in communications and women’s studies. “I proudly identify as a member of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Talk of the Times with Geri Featherby: “Arc Angels on Stage” performancebachelor’s degree in theater and communications education from Marywood Univers
Talk of the Times with Geri Featherby: “Arc Angels on Stage” performance
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
bachelor’s degree in theater and communications education from Marywood University and a master’s of education degree from Wilkes University. She is a theater arts, public speaking and English educator at North Pocono High School. Title: Project... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, June 12, 2016of Scranton, has been awarded a fellowship in the American College of Healthcar
People on the Move, June 12, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
of Scranton, has been awarded a fellowship in the American College of Healthcare Executives. Ms. Lipperini graduated from Wilkes University with a Bachelor of Science in nursing and earned a master’s degree in emergency and critical care nursing... Read more
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The Morning Call
HS BASKETBALL: Pocono Mt. East has new girls coach; plus Thursday's Stellar Boys Summer League resultsHe is also a member of the girls' volleyball staff, as well as a school SGA co-
HS BASKETBALL: Pocono Mt. East has new girls coach; plus Thursday's Stellar Boys Summer League results
The Morning Call / Posted 21 days ago
He is also a member of the girls' volleyball staff, as well as a school SGA co-advisor. ilroy received his M.S. from Wilkes University in 2010 and his B.S. from Marywood University in 2006. ********************** Another Thursday night and... Read more
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TribLIVE
Westmoreland Museum of American Art expert enjoys hands-on rolepooch became something of an unofficial greeter. Evans has a bachelor's degree
Westmoreland Museum of American Art expert enjoys hands-on role
TribLIVE / Posted 21 days ago
pooch became something of an unofficial greeter. Evans has a bachelor's degree in art history from Wilkes College (now Wilkes University) in Wilkes-Barre, where he first met the Westmoreland's director and CEO, Judy O'Toole. Question: How did... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
New owner wants to build on Windsor Inn traditionthe Windsor. He started coming to the restaurant while a student at Valley Vie
New owner wants to build on Windsor Inn tradition
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
the Windsor. He started coming to the restaurant while a student at Valley View High School. Even after he graduated from Wilkes University with a degree in finance, he said no visit home was complete without a run to the Windsor. He now gets... Read more
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Middletown Times Herald-Record
Classic weekend notebook: Running for a good causein the 10K and 5K and second in Saturday’s mile. “It feels good, now that I fin
Classic weekend notebook: Running for a good cause
Middletown Times Herald-Record / Posted 24 days ago
in the 10K and 5K and second in Saturday’s mile. “It feels good, now that I finished it,’’ said Quinn, a recent graduate of Wilkes University. “It was tough, though, being able to finish the 10K, do well and then have to do the 5K. Someone bet me I... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars, Penn Manor meet in PIAA 4A openerventuring into new territory when the teams meet in the opening round of the PI
Lady Cougars, Penn Manor meet in PIAA 4A opener
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 25 days ago
venturing into new territory when the teams meet in the opening round of the PIAA Class AAAA softball tournament today at Wilkes University. Here’s what you need to know in the matchup between the four-time District 2-4 champion Lady Cougars and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
People on the Move, June 5, 2016degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1978 and also earned a Master
People on the Move, June 5, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
degree from Villanova University School of Law in 1978 and also earned a Master of Arts in creative writing in 2006 from Wilkes University. Mr. Bednarz has been practicing law in Wilkes-Barre since 1978, and in addition to workers’ compensation,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wilkes to open communications centerWILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University on Saturday officially announced plans to open
Wilkes to open communications center
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University on Saturday officially announced plans to open a new communications center in the former Bartikowsky Jewelers building on South Main Street. The location at 141 S. Main St. will become the Clayton and Theresa... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneWILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University on Saturday officially announced plans to open
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
WILKES-BARRE — Wilkes University on Saturday officially announced plans to open a new communications center in the former Bartikowsky Jewelers building on South Main Street. The location at 141 S. Main St. will become the Clayton and Theresa... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sites set for PIAA baseball, softball first roundsDistrict 2 Class AAAA champ Hazleton Area plays Penn Manor, the second-place te
Sites set for PIAA baseball, softball first rounds
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
District 2 Class AAAA champ Hazleton Area plays Penn Manor, the second-place team from District 3, on Monday at 5 p.m. at Wilkes University. Contact the writer: sports@timesshamrock.com @sportsTT on Twitter BASEBALL MONDAY’S FIRST ROUNDCLASS... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Weatherly graduating class ‘headed toward our dreams’address was given by a former Weatherly Valedictorian Mark Murmello. Murmello,
Weatherly graduating class ‘headed toward our dreams’
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 27 days ago
address was given by a former Weatherly Valedictorian Mark Murmello. Murmello, a graduate of Layfayette College and Wilkes University is a process design engineer and works for SanofiPasteur, a pharmaceutical company in Swiftwater. He lives... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
New medians in Wilkes-Barre a ‘black mark’ on the cityHe said the medians are eyesores that take away from the beauty of the $25 mill
New medians in Wilkes-Barre a ‘black mark’ on the city
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
He said the medians are eyesores that take away from the beauty of the $25 million riverfront park unveiled in 2011 between Wilkes University and the Luzerne County Courthouse. “My blood boils every time I drive by this hideous ‘black mark’ upon... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars defend subregional softball crownit. We’ve been striving for this all year long.” Podlesney was again superb on
Lady Cougars defend subregional softball crown
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 30 days ago
it. We’ve been striving for this all year long.” Podlesney was again superb on the mound, as has become the norm for the Wilkes University commit. She scattered five hits in a complete-game shutout while striking out six and walking only the... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Millionaires fall shortYori may have been in a dead sprint for the softball, but she appeared to just
Millionaires fall short
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 30 days ago
Yori may have been in a dead sprint for the softball, but she appeared to just be gliding on the dusty dirt of the Wilkes University softball field. Williamsport's lead died in her glove. Yori rolled the ball toward the pitcher's circle as... Read more
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Times News
St. Luke’s Miners awards scholarships to area studentsPennsylvania State University, BOT; Kelsey Van Horn — Temple University, MS Ta
St. Luke’s Miners awards scholarships to area students
Times News / Posted a month ago
Pennsylvania State University, BOT; Kelsey Van Horn — Temple University, MS Tamaqua Area High School: Julia Shellhamer, Wilkes University, BOT; Alexis Baddick, Misericordia University, MS Weatherly Area High School: Muskan Khatiwala,... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars meet Williamsport in subregional final rematchvs. No. 1 Hazleton Area What: District 2-4 Class AAAA softball championship ga
Lady Cougars meet Williamsport in subregional final rematch
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted a month ago
vs. No. 1 Hazleton Area What: District 2-4 Class AAAA softball championship game. When: Today, 5 p.m. Where: Wilkes University, Ralston Complex. ● WILLIAMSPORT AT-A-GLANCE ● Manager: Quint Bower How they got here: Received a... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Millionaires now within a win of title in softballWilliamsport plays for the District 2-4 Class AAAA championship today at Wilkes
Millionaires now within a win of title in softball
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted a month ago
Williamsport plays for the District 2-4 Class AAAA championship today at Wilkes University when it faces three-time defending champion Hazleton. The Millionaires are making their sixth straight finals appearance but have lost three straight and are... Read more
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The Arizona Republic
Downtown Mesa: 10 don't-miss spotssmall university satellite campuses opened in Mesa in 2013, including Benedicti
Downtown Mesa: 10 don't-miss spots
The Arizona Republic / Posted 1 months ago
small university satellite campuses opened in Mesa in 2013, including Benedictine University, Upper Iowa University and Wilkes University, Albright College and Westminster College. The latter two have since closed. Deirdre Hamill, The Arizona... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Notesof the volleyball team and participates in Envirothon and Science Olympiad. Af
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
of the volleyball team and participates in Envirothon and Science Olympiad. After high school, Emmett plans to attend Wilkes University to study environmental science. — AUTUMN GRANZA agranza@timesshamrock.com North Pocono Jack Aversa III... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS SOFTBALL: Mid Valley, Holy Redeemer to play in District 2 AA finaland Mackenzie Mitchko added two for the Spartanettes (14-3), who advance to the
HS SOFTBALL: Mid Valley, Holy Redeemer to play in District 2 AA final
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
and Mackenzie Mitchko added two for the Spartanettes (14-3), who advance to the championship game Wednesday at 3 p.m. at Wilkes University against No. 2 seed Holy Redeemer. The Lady Royals, defending district champions, halted Dunmore’s... Read more
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Times News
Weatherly graduation speaker announcedof science degree in chemical engineering in 1996. He went received a master of
Weatherly graduation speaker announced
Times News / Posted 1 months ago
of science degree in chemical engineering in 1996. He went received a master of business administration degree from Wilkes University and was inducted into the Delta Mu Delta Academic Honor Society. He began his career as a process design... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS SOFTBALL: Holzman pitches Old Forge to Class A finalsemifinals. The win was the 19th straight for Hazleton Area (19-1) and sends i
HS SOFTBALL: Holzman pitches Old Forge to Class A final
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
semifinals. The win was the 19th straight for Hazleton Area (19-1) and sends it to the championship game Tuesday at Wilkes University against Williamsport, which edged Wallenpaupack in the other semifinal, 5-4. Scranton (9-6) had 10 hits... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Lady Cougars advance to subregional final2-0. With their 19th straight win, the Lady Cougars (19-1) advances to play Wi
Lady Cougars advance to subregional final
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 1 months ago
2-0. With their 19th straight win, the Lady Cougars (19-1) advances to play Williamsport in the title game on Tuesday at Wilkes University. The Lady Millionaires edged Wallenpaupack 5-4 in Thursday’s other semifinal. “I’m pretty pumped with this... Read more

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