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It’s that time again: Salvation Army launches local Red Kettle drivemoney to the Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign during Wednesday’s kick-off eve
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money to the Salvation Army Red Kettle campaign during Wednesday’s kick-off event in Wilkes-Barre at Schiel’s market. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Jeremy Cook rings a bell at Schiel’s market during the Red Kettle kick-off Wednesday in... Read more
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Community turns out to ask questions of three Wolf cabinet membersquestion during the Cabinet In Your Community roundtable event at Luzerne Count
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question during the Cabinet In Your Community roundtable event at Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke on Tuesday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Dennis Davin, secretary of the state Department of Community and Economic Development, answers... Read more
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Woman who pushed 12-old sentenced to 4 to 20 months in jailfrom the Luzerne County Courthouse Tuesday morning after receiving a 4 to 20 mo
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from the Luzerne County Courthouse Tuesday morning after receiving a 4 to 20 month sentence for shoving a 12-year-old girl. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL112217Uravage1-2.jpgMarlenea... Read more
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Mother convicted of trying to kill her kids gets 10 to 30 years in prisonon Monday, Nov. 21, 2017. Scholl briefly stopped and said she loves her childre
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on Monday, Nov. 21, 2017. Scholl briefly stopped and said she loves her children, and also said “Happy Thanksgiving.” Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL112117Scholl1-1.jpgMelissa Scholl... Read more
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Luzerne County hometowns: In Pittston, tomatoes, parades and family legaciesRose Angelella, 90, of Old Forge; Angie Balzano, 89, of West Pittston; and Char
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Rose Angelella, 90, of Old Forge; Angie Balzano, 89, of West Pittston; and Charlie Free, 84, of Spring Brook Township. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Pittston is home to the annual Tomato Festival. (Aimee Dilger | Times... Read more
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Advertiser Spotlight: Humphreys, ‘the old-fashioned, hometown’ shoe storeonline retailers. http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_T
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online retailers. http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111917Humphreys1.jpgOwner Jay Humphreys says customer service gives his business an edge against online retailers. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader By Toni Ann... Read more
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Wyoming Valley Montessori students participate in program to thank veteransveteran John Wolczyk a card as John’s caregiver, Edie Hadley, looks on at the V
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veteran John Wolczyk a card as John’s caregiver, Edie Hadley, looks on at the VA Medical Center in Wilkes-Barre Township. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Student Josie Carpenter talks with Ronald Jones during a Veterans Day program the Montessori... Read more
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Activist burns flags in hopes of sparking reflection on racismside and the nazi flag on the other over a burn barrel outside of the Luzerne C
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side and the nazi flag on the other over a burn barrel outside of the Luzerne County Courthouse on Thursday November 16. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111717Flag1.jpgGene Stilp and... Read more
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Got jobs? ‘Career Exploration Day’ lets students, employers connectsophmore respectively, speak with a representitive from Metz Culinary Managemen
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sophmore respectively, speak with a representitive from Metz Culinary Management, of Dallas, during a career fair Tuesday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Angelina Silva, a ninth-grade Coughlin student at the Wilkes-Barre Area Career & Technical... Read more
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Barre fire chief: Opioid epidimic ‘worst’ he’s ever seenfor an informational discussion on opioids and how to notice someone using them
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for an informational discussion on opioids and how to notice someone using them at Luzerne County Community College in Nanticoke on Tuesday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader By Mark Guydish Reach Mark Guydish at 570-991-6112 or on Twitter @TLMarkGuy... Read more
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Our View: You can say it’s too early for Christmas talk, but …rising, and that’s a good thing. This year's Christmas tree is set into place
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rising, and that’s a good thing. This year's Christmas tree is set into place Monday on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111417Tree1-2.jpgThis year's... Read more
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Crews narrow search for missing Nanticoke man to Lake Silkworthpersonnel look from the shore at Lake Silkworth for Nanticoke resident Adam Lut
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personnel look from the shore at Lake Silkworth for Nanticoke resident Adam Lutz, who has been missing since last week. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111417Rescue3.jpgPolice and... Read more
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Standing tall: 40-foot blue spruce takes its place in Public Square for the holidaysSaturday. Too big for the stand at the center of Public Square, the blue spruc
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Saturday. Too big for the stand at the center of Public Square, the blue spruce is trimmed by Public Works employees. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111417Tree2-1.jpgToo big for the... Read more
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The aftermath in Avoca: Cancer, other health problems blamed on emissionsoperation in Avoca that has been blamed for health problems in more than 6,000
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operation in Avoca that has been blamed for health problems in more than 6,000 past and present area residents. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Former Avoca mayor James Haddock stands on bleachers in a field at Memorial Park adjacent to the... Read more
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Barletta presents medals to Nescopeck veteransof the medals were stolen and one, a Navy Sharpshooter Rifle ribbon, was newly
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of the medals were stolen and one, a Navy Sharpshooter Rifle ribbon, was newly awarded to the Navy veteran from Nescopeck. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Gerald Brekke, of Nescopeck, looks over the service medals he was presented at U.S. Rep. Lou... Read more
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Vietnam vet searches hopes to find letter writera kid will appreciate it very much.” Jasper Kirkland looks at a photo he was s
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a kid will appreciate it very much.” Jasper Kirkland looks at a photo he was sent by a young girl when he was in Vietnam. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL111117Kirkland1.jpgJasper Kirkland... Read more
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LCCC mechatronics students participate in apprenticeship programchief operating officer of Greiner Packaging USA, shares a laugh with the appre
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chief operating officer of Greiner Packaging USA, shares a laugh with the apprentices at the Pittston Township facility. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader The two newest apprentices, Adam Wellard and Tyler Zaykoski, clean molds at Greinger Packaging.... Read more
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Let the games begin: Wilkes students make new game showfor the ‘Clash of the Colonels’ game show. It was the first student TV producti
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for the ‘Clash of the Colonels’ game show. It was the first student TV production in Wilkes University’s new studio. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Wilkes University students work in the control room during rehearsal of a new student game show,... Read more
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Pittston residence burns; no injuries reportedCity firefighters work at the scene of a double-block residence at 96-98 Searle
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City firefighters work at the scene of a double-block residence at 96-98 Searle St. that burned Wednesday afternoon. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Firefighters are shown trying to extinguish Wednesday’s blaze in Pittston at 96-98 Searle... Read more
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Bednar fends off challenge from Griffith in Luzerne County controller raceGriffith talks to voter Chuck Anstett outside the Wilkes-Barre Township Municip
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Griffith talks to voter Chuck Anstett outside the Wilkes-Barre Township Municipal building before voting Tuesday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Mechele Bednar reacts after winning the election against Walter Griffith for the Luzerne County... Read more
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Business owner: Holiday pop-up shops show downtown WB’s appealdirector of the Diamond City Partnership, speaks to the business owners partici
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director of the Diamond City Partnership, speaks to the business owners participating in the Holiday Pop-Up Shops program. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Business owners participating in the Holiday Pop-Up Shops program listen to details about the... Read more
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Robberies in Plains Twp., West Hazleton and Hazleton; unclear if relatedHazleton robberies A video still from security footage shows the alleged robbe
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Hazleton robberies A video still from security footage shows the alleged robber at the Family Dollar in Plains Township. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL110717family-Dollar2.jpgA video... Read more
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Voter turnout again expected to be low in Luzerne County, statefor today’s election sit in the Bureau of Elections waiting to be picked up and
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for today’s election sit in the Bureau of Elections waiting to be picked up and taken to polling places. The polls open at 7 a.m. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader By Bill O’Boyle Reach Bill O’Boyle at 570-991-6118 or on Twitter... Read more
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People in Your Neighborhood: Wilkes President Pat LeahyPresident Pat Leahy, shown in his office, first came to Northeastern Pennsylvan
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President Pat Leahy, shown in his office, first came to Northeastern Pennsylvania for a job at the University of Scranton. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Wilkes University President Pat Leahy calls his position at Wilkes ‘the great professional... Read more
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Third-graders from Dallas Elementary School write letters to veteransfloor in Mrs. Bird’s third-grade classroom as they wrote letters to their favor
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floor in Mrs. Bird’s third-grade classroom as they wrote letters to their favorite veterans, just in time for Veterans Day. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Mrs. Julie Bird helps Kevin Seidel with his letter to a vet early Thursday morning at Dallas... Read more
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Five of 11 Luzerne County Council seats up for grabs TuesdayQuigley votes at the Kistler polling place in South Wilkes-Barre during the pri
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Quigley votes at the Kistler polling place in South Wilkes-Barre during the primary in May. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader By Jennifer Learn-Andes Reach Jennifer Learn-Andes at 570-991-6388 or on Twitter... Read more
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Man arrested near scenes of Wilkes-Barre armed robberies; connection unclearNovember 3, from 83 Bedford street just a block from Peter’s Deli which was the
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November 3, from 83 Bedford street just a block from Peter’s Deli which was the victim of an armed robbery Wednesday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/11/web1_TTL070817feature2.jpgWilkes-Barre... Read more
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Bargain business Grumpo’s Warehouse ‘best kept secret in Wilkes-Barre’Wengryn, 78, owner of Grumpo’s Warehouse in Wilkes-Barre, tags steel tent pegs
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Wengryn, 78, owner of Grumpo’s Warehouse in Wilkes-Barre, tags steel tent pegs at his counter. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Longtime customers Andrea, 55, and Shirley, 51, both of Wilkes-Barre, said they are delighted... Read more
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Entrepreneurs make passionate pitches for business capitalwrestling channel Wednesday at an event that was part of Wilkes-Barre Connect’s
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wrestling channel Wednesday at an event that was part of Wilkes-Barre Connect’s PITCH program at the city’s THINK Center. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Ken Okrepkie, of Ben Franklin Technology Partners of NEPA, welcomes entrepreneurs and potential... Read more
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Crestwood overcomes pair of one-goal deficits to win district titleRicky Wooditch stops the ball from getting to Crestwood. Aimee Dilger | Times L
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Ricky Wooditch stops the ball from getting to Crestwood. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Crestwood’s Michael Ceklosky controls the ball during Wednesday’s District 2 Class 3A final... Read more
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Students at Work of Art Preschool in Exeter put on a Halloween showgave a mighty roar when she had her turn at the microphone during the Work of A
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gave a mighty roar when she had her turn at the microphone during the Work of Art Preschool’s Halloween on Tuesday morning. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Layla Lewandowski 3, and Eliza Mudlock 2, of Work of Art Preschool parade past parents and... Read more
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Shop owner’s calling in Wilkes-Barre: Fixing phones (and other things)makes me happy.” Piccolotti opened this shop on South Main Street two years ag
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makes me happy.” Piccolotti opened this shop on South Main Street two years ago. He works with the help of a small staff. (Aimee Dilger | Times... Read more
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Luzerne County hometowns: In Nanticoke, a cozy cafe from the past and LCCCAlumni Craft Show last weekend. Many patrons said they are grateful for the com
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Alumni Craft Show last weekend. Many patrons said they are grateful for the community college’s presence in Nanticoke. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_lccc.craftfair-1.jpgLuzerne County... Read more
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Dallas art studio to launch traveling exhibit marketing local businessesthat will be a part of the ‘Tour D’Amour,’ a traveling Verve Vertu project that
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that will be a part of the ‘Tour D’Amour,’ a traveling Verve Vertu project that will be exhibited throughout the community. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader These bicycles are just for decoration, not for riding, said Verve Vertu artist Michael... Read more
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Meyers wins in OT, gets district berthMalachai Williams intercepts a pass intended for Najese Hood of Meyers. Aimee D
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Malachai Williams intercepts a pass intended for Najese Hood of Meyers. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader GAR’s Malachai Williams fights off a tackle attempt by Meyers’ Najese... Read more
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Barre ‘Trunk or Treat’ combines awesomeness of cars, candyNathan Piccotti, 4, dressed as a slice of pizza at the ‘Trunk or Treat’ event o
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Nathan Piccotti, 4, dressed as a slice of pizza at the ‘Trunk or Treat’ event on Public Square in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Maximus Rovelli, 16 months, visits with a costumed Dale and Sarah Derr at the Public Square... Read more
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Former neighbor expresses shock after deadly arson in Laflinto the media Thursday about the double-fatal fire in Laflin while standing outs
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to the media Thursday about the double-fatal fire in Laflin while standing outside the State Police barracks in Wyoming. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_Woytowich.jpgWoytowich Aimee Dilger |... Read more
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Girls Soccer: Senior duo propels Berwick into district semifinalsKatie Starr heads the ball during play against Wyoming Area Thursday afternoon.
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Katie Starr heads the ball during play against Wyoming Area Thursday afternoon. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Wyoming Area’s Christina Kosco moves the ball downfield while Berwick’s Lexi Gearhart... Read more
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Prolific entrepreneur shares wisdom at talkbusinessman Kris Jones speaks to students and young professionals at a TechTalk
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businessman Kris Jones speaks to students and young professionals at a TechTalk at the Wil... Read more
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Amazon to NEPA? Economic leaders detail extensive effort to lure HQ2HQ2 to Northeaster Pennsylvania during a meeting at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton I
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HQ2 to Northeaster Pennsylvania during a meeting at the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton International Airport board room on Thursday. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader John Augustine, right, opens a metal box containing a Zombie Apocolypse kit sent to Amazon to... Read more
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Lake-Lehman gives Lipski 500th coaching win during District 2 thrillera 1-0 victory over Holy Redeemer and a fourth straight trip to a District 2 cha
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a 1-0 victory over Holy Redeemer and a fourth straight trip to a District 2 championship game for the Black Knights. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Lake-Lehman Coach Jean Lipski, far right, holds a bouquet of flowers and plaque presented by her... Read more
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Distinctive Palate: Le Manhattan Bistro a one-of-a-kind locale in Wilkes-Barretoast, crepês and multiple Eggs Benedict choices. Chef Gwen Le Pape prepares C
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toast, crepês and multiple Eggs Benedict choices. Chef Gwen Le Pape prepares Crepes Suzette at Le Manhattan Bistro. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_TTL101517chef3.jpgChef Gwen Le Pape... Read more
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Mattingly not horsing around during a visit to Pocono Downs trackMountain Top at the Mohegan Sun at Pocono. Van Den Berg told Mattingly he named
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Mountain Top at the Mohegan Sun at Pocono. Van Den Berg told Mattingly he named his son after the former Yankee All-Star. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Steve Vislocky of Hazleton hugs Yankee great Don Mattingly during a meet and greet at the... Read more
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District 2 Boys Soccer Preview: Crestwood, Meyers enter playoffs in unfamiliar territoryMagliore (26) enter districts fresh off a Wyoming Valley Conference Divison 2 t
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Magliore (26) enter districts fresh off a Wyoming Valley Conference Divison 2 title. They’re the No. 2 seed in Class 2A. Aimee Dilger file photo | Times Leader Crestwood and Sean Murphy are coming into districts red-hot after beating Dallas in... Read more
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Gun fire spurs review of Dallas Township’s backyard gun range ordinanceDonna and Robert Menig discuss the day a 45 caliber bullet hit their Dallas Tow
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Donna and Robert Menig discuss the day a 45 caliber bullet hit their Dallas Township home’s front door. Aimee Dilger | Dallas Post Dallas Township homeowner Bob Menig shares a Google map showing where he believes the gunfire on... Read more
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Distinctive Palate: At the Harvest Buffet, so many choices — and so much timeand reasonable prices. You can’t beat that. Oysters and peel-and-eat shrimp a
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and reasonable prices. You can’t beat that. Oysters and peel-and-eat shrimp are among the offerings at Harvest Buffet. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_TTL101117Harvest3.jpgOysters and... Read more
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Distinctive Palate: Ruth’s Chris Steak House is sizzling in its spot inside Mohegan Sun Poconohome, the experience embedded in our minds for the celebration of our next anni
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home, the experience embedded in our minds for the celebration of our next anniversary. The bar area of Ruth's Chris. (Aimee Dilger | Times Leader) http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_TTL101217RuthsChris2.jpgThe bar area... Read more
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Deer-lure debate widens with spread of chronic wasting diseaseYork wildlife officials are considering a ban on the products over concerns abo
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York wildlife officials are considering a ban on the products over concerns about the spread of chronic wasting disease. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader One of the doe lures sold in the Wilkes-Barre area. (Aimee Dilger| Times... Read more
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LCCC craft show draws big crowd, almost 150 vendors28th annual craft show at Luzerne County Community College drew a big crowd and
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28th annual craft show at Luzerne County Community College drew a big crowd and nearly 150 vendors. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader Pat Telfair talks with Sharon Lawrence, of Gypsy Wolf Creations, at the 28th annual Luzerne... Read more
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Pittston Area rallies to beat Coughlin, clinch playoff spotMatt Starinsky 107, Ryans 1-7, Rich Wallace 1-42. Pittston Areas Keemar Woodru
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Matt Starinsky 107, Ryans 1-7, Rich Wallace 1-42. Pittston Areas Keemar Woodruff (4) gets within 1 yard of the endzone. Aimee Dilger | Times Leader http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/10/web1_TTL102117PAvsCough1.jpgPittston Areas... Read more
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