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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Two men involved in attempted Moosic drug saleArticle Tools MOOSIC — Lackawanna County detectives arrested two Newark, New J
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 hours ago
Article Tools MOOSIC — Lackawanna County detectives arrested two Newark, New Jersey, men Monday after an attempted drug sale that afternoon. Omar Robinson, 37, 19 Huntingdon Terrace, faces charges including possession with intent to deliver and... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
NEPA to woo Amazon HQ2Durkin said. Amazon already has familiarity with NEPA, with warehouses in Hazl
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 8 hours ago
Durkin said. Amazon already has familiarity with NEPA, with warehouses in Hazle Twp., Pittston Twp. and Covington Twp., Lackawanna County. Amazon’s desire for mass transit represents a mixed bag for sprawling NEPA, which lacks subways and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Challenge of reassessment question delayedArticle Tools SCRANTON — A challenge of the reassessment question that will ap
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
Article Tools SCRANTON — A challenge of the reassessment question that will appear on the Nov. 7 ballot in Lackawanna County will be filed by the end of the week, insurance executive Chuck Volpe said Tuesday. Volpe said last week he planned to go... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
New Jersey man who had sex with 15-old girl in Carbondale is sentencedand had sex with her and groped her at a house party. The Times-Tribune does n
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 hours ago
and had sex with her and groped her at a house party. The Times-Tribune does not identify victims of sexual assault. Lackawanna County President Judge Michael J. Barrasse sentenced Miller to 1½ to three years for the sexual assault charge and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Archbald man sentenced in violent assault of wifethis year after a day of heavy drinking and a dream of infidelity. Conrad Ruda
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 hours ago
this year after a day of heavy drinking and a dream of infidelity. Conrad Rudalavage, 50, stood in a dark suit before Lackawanna County President Judge Michael J. Barrasse and read steadily from remarks he prepared for his sentencing day. “It... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton bank robber sentenced to state prisonthe getaway car while a co-defendant, Anthony Lawson, 32, of New Jersey, demand
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 hours ago
the getaway car while a co-defendant, Anthony Lawson, 32, of New Jersey, demanded cash from a bank teller. Vines told Lackawanna County President Judge Michael J. Barrasse that he since has worked to address substance abuse issues that plagued... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Western Pennsylvania county third to sue over opioid issue2012. Delaware County, near Philadelphia, was the first to file such a lawsuit
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
2012. Delaware County, near Philadelphia, was the first to file such a lawsuit in Pennsylvania in September, followed by Lackawanna County. Peirce says unlike litigation in which some governments sought damages from tobacco companies, Beaver... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Jason Dominick’s attorney admits mistake at trialdefended multiple other decisions Dominick’s new attorney, Terrence McDonald, c
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
defended multiple other decisions Dominick’s new attorney, Terrence McDonald, criticized during a five-hour hearing before Lackawanna County Judge Terrence Nealon. Dominick, 27, of Scranton, was convicted in May 2014 of third-degree murder and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
High cost of booze annoys politiciansliterature advising men not to sign up for the draft. More help needed in Lib
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
literature advising men not to sign up for the draft. More help needed in Liberty Bond drive Officials with the Lackawanna County Liberty Bond drive asked for people to loosen their purse strings and purchase bonds. Three local banks... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Wrong record for ‘drug czar’illegal drugs because they are easier and cheaper to obtain. According to the
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
illegal drugs because they are easier and cheaper to obtain. According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Lackawanna County had the second-highest opioid prescription rate in Pennsylvania last year, 112.1 for every 100 residents.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Man convicted in 2013 slaying in court for hearing on trial errorsdefended multiple other decisions Dominick’s new attorney, Terrence McDonald, c
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
defended multiple other decisions Dominick’s new attorney, Terrence McDonald, criticized during a five-hour hearing before Lackawanna County Judge Terrence Nealon. Dominick, 27, of Scranton, was convicted in May 2014 of third-degree murder and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
In DA's race, Talerico says he's following aRemarking that he was a part of the office for nearly 29 years, the Republican
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Remarking that he was a part of the office for nearly 29 years, the Republican candidate for Lackawanna County district attorney said his work as a prosecutor has been a lifelong passion he hopes to soon resume. Gene Talerico, formerly the first... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboardflea market, Nov. 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hawley Firehouse, 17 Columbus Ave.; benefi
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
flea market, Nov. 11, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Hawley Firehouse, 17 Columbus Ave.; benefits Hawley Fire Department; 570-226-9820. Lackawanna County Halloween event: Trunk or Treat, Oct. 28; car arrival, 11 a.m.; trunk or treating, 1 p.m.; Wargo-Monsignor... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Cost of Booze Jars Politicansliterature advising men not to sign up for the draft. More help needed in Lib
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
literature advising men not to sign up for the draft. More help needed in Liberty Bond drive Officials with the Lackawanna County Liberty Bond drive asked for people to loosen their purse strings and purchase bonds. Three local banks... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Times-Tribune's Jim Lockwood wins state journalism award for fourth straight yeara Times-Tribune staff writer since 2011, said Monday. The Pike County resident
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
a Times-Tribune staff writer since 2011, said Monday. The Pike County resident won the award this year for stories on the Lackawanna County tax sale, a paving project, the city’s local service tax and others. Lockwood’s vigilance in checking... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Passenger killed in 'illegal pass' crashsaid. He declined to say if citations or charges are pending. Motsavage died a
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
said. He declined to say if citations or charges are pending. Motsavage died as a result of multiple traumatic injuries, Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said. The driver of the car was also rushed by ambulance to a hospital but has non-life... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton Parking Authority appeals taxesauthority and outside operator of the parking system. A tax-appeal hearing is
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
authority and outside operator of the parking system. A tax-appeal hearing is scheduled for Wednesday at 1:15 p.m. at the Lackawanna County tax assessor’s office. The situation was discovered recently by the new operators of the parking system,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
NYC man accused of sharing child porn files online in ScrantonArticle Tools A Brooklyn, New York, man is in Lackawanna County Prison after s
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Article Tools A Brooklyn, New York, man is in Lackawanna County Prison after state attorney general agents say he downloaded child pornography videos while he visited his mother in Scranton. Ali Yalgin, 42, 1075 Sheepshead Bay Road, Apt. 5C, faces... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Closed sidewalk in downtown Scranton to be fixed before Santa Paradenext month. The city and the owner of the property at 506 Lackawanna Ave., Ale
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
next month. The city and the owner of the property at 506 Lackawanna Ave., Alex Brunelle, reached an agreement today in Lackawanna County Court clearing the way for repair of the sidewalk before the annual Santa Parade steps off Nov. 18. During... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
UPDATE: Passenger killed in Scott Twp. wreck identifiedsaid. He declined to say if citations or charges are pending. Motsavage died a
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
said. He declined to say if citations or charges are pending. Motsavage died as a result of multiple traumatic injuries, Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said. The driver of the car was also rushed by ambulance to a hospital but has non-life... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dominick attorney admits mistake at trialwhether the shot that killed Bonacci as he rode in a car was fired from the dri
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
whether the shot that killed Bonacci as he rode in a car was fired from the driver’s seat or rear passenger seat. Lackawanna County prosecutors questioned their expert at length about his qualifications and provided jurors a copy of his... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Race to makeof 107 Commerce Drive, which is also state Route 632, for a one-vehicle crash.
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
of 107 Commerce Drive, which is also state Route 632, for a one-vehicle crash. The deceased was a man in his early 30s, Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said — a passenger of a now unrecognizable white vehicle that collided with a utility... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Coroner: Man killed in Scott Twp. one-car crashSCOTT TWP. — A man was killed in a one-car crash this morning in Scott Twp., La
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
SCOTT TWP. — A man was killed in a one-car crash this morning in Scott Twp., Lackawanna County Coroner Tim Rowland said. The man, who was in his early 30s, was a passenger of a white sedan that crashed at about 7 a.m. near 107 Commerce Drive, which... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Police investigate crash in Scott Twp.crash today in Scott Twp. The crash happened about 7 a.m. near 107 Commerce Dr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
crash today in Scott Twp. The crash happened about 7 a.m. near 107 Commerce Drive, which is also state Route 632, the Lackawanna County Communications Center confirmed. As of 9 a.m., authorities still had a section of Route 632 closed to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore borrows $1 million to finance major paving project(loan) back at a lower interest rate because of our credit, and the roads need
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
(loan) back at a lower interest rate because of our credit, and the roads need to be paved.” The lawsuit, filed Oct. 5 in Lackawanna County Court by Anthony Moses, claims the state Municipal Authorities Act allows the Scranton Sewer Authority to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clipboardto sign up to be a “trunk” (costumed vehicle and hand out candy), email jermynr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
to sign up to be a “trunk” (costumed vehicle and hand out candy), email jermynrec@jermynpa.com or call 570-878-2069. Lackawanna County Disability fair: Inaugural Lackawanna Disability Fair, Oct. 28, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., Viewmont Mall, designed to... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
A pitch for political diversity A pitch for political diversity in statea political science professor at the college. Harris sees some signs that wome
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 2 days ago
a political science professor at the college. Harris sees some signs that women are getting more politically engaged in Lackawanna County but at the same time thinks the current political climate has become less hospitable to them, which she... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Protesters call for accountability at county prisonEnraged by allegations of sexual assault and a cover-up scheme against Lackawan
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Enraged by allegations of sexual assault and a cover-up scheme against Lackawanna County Prison officials, a small group gathered Sunday to stand with the victims they see as trapped. Montana Levinson of Scranton organized the protest after a former... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore borrows $1 million to finance major pave project(loan) back at a lower interest rate because of our credit, and the roads need
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
(loan) back at a lower interest rate because of our credit, and the roads need to be paved.” The lawsuit, filed Oct. 5 in Lackawanna County Court by Anthony Moses, claims the state Municipal Authorities Act allows the Scranton Sewer Authority to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Volpe’s lawsuit public serviceLackawanna County Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings have deci
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Lackawanna County Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings have decided to hide behind a referendum rather than meeting their obligation to decide whether to conduct the county’s first property reassessment in 50 years. But they aren’t... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Something should be done(read more) The Scranton Police Department this month began recording some int
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
(read more) The Scranton Police Department this month began recording some interrogations, making them among the first in Lackawanna County to record such interactions. (read more) Lackawanna County property taxes will not rise next year, despite... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News Quizdid President Donald Trump mention in a speech Wednesday near Harrisburg? A. U
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
did President Donald Trump mention in a speech Wednesday near Harrisburg? A. U.S. Rep Lou Barletta, R-11, Hazleton. B. Lackawanna County Commissioner Laureen Cummings. C. Scranton. D. All of the above. 10. After three years of work, the new... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Townsexamine how the arts influence our thinking about different cultures, encourage
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
examine how the arts influence our thinking about different cultures, encourage understanding and connect us globally. The Lackawanna County Arts and Culture Department and the Lackawanna County Arts, Culture and Education Council will present... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Volpe’s lawsuitpublic serviceLackawanna County Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings have deci
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Lackawanna County Commissioners Patrick O’Malley and Laureen Cummings have decided to hide behind a referendum rather than meeting their obligation to decide whether to conduct the county’s first property reassessment in 50 years. But they aren’t... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Something should be doneRacing Challenge! Become a VIP Subscriber! Click for businesses offering disco
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Racing Challenge! Become a VIP Subscriber! Click for businesses offering discounts to Press Pass Subscribers. (read more) Lackawanna County property taxes will not rise next year, despite a $2.34 million deficit in the county’s tentative 2018... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Tunkhannock wine festival draws spirited crowdtax liens, estates filed News Flash: Get news alerts from the Times-Tribune on
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
tax liens, estates filed News Flash: Get news alerts from the Times-Tribune on your mobile phone or in your email. Lackawanna County property taxes will not rise next year, despite a $2.34 million deficit in the county’s tentative 2018... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribunedid President Donald Trump mention in a speech Wednesday near Harrisburg? A. U
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
did President Donald Trump mention in a speech Wednesday near Harrisburg? A. U.S. Rep Lou Barletta, R-11, Hazleton. B. Lackawanna County Commissioner Laureen Cummings. C. Scranton. D. All of the above. 10. After three years of work, the new... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneexamine how the arts influence our thinking about different cultures, encourage
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
examine how the arts influence our thinking about different cultures, encourage understanding and connect us globally. The Lackawanna County Arts and Culture Department and the Lackawanna County Arts, Culture and Education Council will present... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Parents Loving Children Through Autism benefit to roast Leonard CarlucciL.J. and Shane. Lenny was chosen to be roasted for his involvement in all the p
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
L.J. and Shane. Lenny was chosen to be roasted for his involvement in all the past roasts, because he is very well known in Lackawanna County, and he has a special place in his heart for PLCTA. This year’s roast is in memory of the late attorney... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Educator assembling trove of medical artifacts, documentsmilitary field hospital of its kind, taking care of troops on the battlefield,
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 3 days ago
military field hospital of its kind, taking care of troops on the battlefield, Tracy said. When he returned from war to Lackawanna County, he aspired to start the region’s first inpatient hospital. In 1871, he convinced the state legislature to... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sharing culture, food and basic human decencyand 15 to 20 other Syrian refugees collaborated with Terra Preta, Catholic Soci
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
and 15 to 20 other Syrian refugees collaborated with Terra Preta, Catholic Social Services of the Diocese of Scranton, the Lackawanna County Arts and Culture Department, the University of Scranton and Lackawanna College to share their food and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Scranton School Board candidates to face tough decisionswe can be.” Casey, who seeks his second term on the board, said the district s
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
we can be.” Casey, who seeks his second term on the board, said the district should work with the city of Scranton and Lackawanna County to buy in bulk and save money. The district also must do more centralized purchasing among its 18 schools,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Report: Lackawanna County opioid prescription rate among highest in stateand power not to use anymore,” Delia said. His path to addiction is not uncomm
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
and power not to use anymore,” Delia said. His path to addiction is not uncommon. Per-capita prescription opioid rates in Lackawanna County were the second highest in the state last year and have ranked in the top five statewide annually since... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
A dinner from a different erasociety showcased the Lackawanna Railroad’s famous Phoebe Snow streamliner at a
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
society showcased the Lackawanna Railroad’s famous Phoebe Snow streamliner at a pop-up restaurant that parked outside the Lackawanna County Intermodal Transportation Center to raise money for the organization and the train’s upkeep. The Phoebe... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
A pitch for political diversitya political science professor at the college. Harris sees some signs that wome
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
a political science professor at the college. Harris sees some signs that women are getting more politically engaged in Lackawanna County but at the same time thinks the current political climate has become less hospitable to them, which she... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
NEPA’s Most Wanted Fugitives,a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Sentenced to one to four year
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
a controlled substance with intent to distribute. Sentenced to one to four years of incarceration followed by two years of Lackawanna County special probation. Paroled Feb. 22. Description: Black man, 35 years old, 6 feet 5 inches tall, 240... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor I did have the wonderful opportunity to go with the crowd and see the superb wo
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
I did have the wonderful opportunity to go with the crowd and see the superb work of the actors who come from all over Lackawanna County. This year’s theme was “Guest appearances.” Esty begins her meticulous research in November for the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Passer-by helps resident to safety in Scranton firewithout injury, the assistant chief said. The owners of the property are listed
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
without injury, the assistant chief said. The owners of the property are listed as Patrick and Marcia Regan, according to Lackawanna County assessment records. Laskowski said the couple told them the fire started “shooting out of the thermostat”... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Powell fights history, public perception of jobAttorney Mark Powell faces the same challenge as other Democrats who have run f
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Attorney Mark Powell faces the same challenge as other Democrats who have run for Lackawanna County district attorney against Republican incumbents, even though he’s the first in a long time who isn’t facing an incumbent. Republicans have controlled... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONI did have the wonderful opportunity to go with the crowd and see the superb wo
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
I did have the wonderful opportunity to go with the crowd and see the superb work of the actors who come from all over Lackawanna County. This year’s theme was “Guest appearances.” Esty begins her meticulous research in November for the... Read more
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