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Dallas Senior Center Menu for the week of Aug. 21

DALLAS — The following is the menu for the Dallas Senior Center for the week of Aug. 21:MONDAY: Chicken bacon ranch salad, onion soup, fresh veg...

August 16th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County releases newly compiled list of real estate holdings

Luzerne County releases newly compiled list of real estate holdings

Luzerne County has compiled a list of all county-owned properties, something council members have been seeking for years in their goal to unload unuse...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Luzerne County releases mid-year financial report

Luzerne County releases mid-year financial report

Luzerne County government spent 41 percent of its $134.85 million budget and collected 82 percent of projected revenues as of June 30, according to a ...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Only Yesterday: Disque family of Dallas met Mother Teresa in 1987

20 YEARS AGO —1997Lake Silkworth Area Lions met recently at the Red Rooster Restaurant, Pikes Creek, for a dinner meeting. Officers for the new...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Local realtors, builders and residents oppose Dallas Area Municipal Authority’s proposed sewer inspection

Local realtors, builders and residents oppose Dallas Area Municipal Authority’s proposed sewer inspection

KINGSTON TWP. — Area builders, real estate agents and residents filled the Dallas Area Municipal Authority’s board meeting Aug. 10 to ques...

August 15th, 2017 |  


Princeton Review names Misericordia University as one of top schools in northeastern United States

Princeton Review names Misericordia University as one of top schools in northeastern United States

DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University is recognized as a one top universities in the northeastern United States by The Princeton Review.Miserico...

August 15th, 2017 |  


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    Newberry Ladies Golf League participates in tournament at Four Seasons Golf Club

    Newberry Ladies Golf League participates in tournament at Four Seasons Golf Club

    The Newberry Ladies Golf League held its monthly away tournament July 20 at Four Seasons Golf Club. Shown at the event are, from left, first row, Mary...

    August 9th, 2017 |  


    Growing Tunkhannock football program looking to move up

    Growing Tunkhannock football program looking to move up

    Jan Cechak sees the difference when he fills out a roster or makes decisions on a depth chart, which once was virtually non-existent.Now, the Tunkhann...

    August 9th, 2017 |  


    Fall sports practices for Back Mountain teams start Monday

    Other fall sports around the Pennsylvania Interscholastic Athletic Association join football Monday in holding official practice sessions in preparati...

    August 9th, 2017 |  


    JoAnne Runner shoots hole-in-one at Newberry Estate Country Club

    JoAnne Runner shoots hole-in-one at Newberry Estate Country Club

    JoAnne Runner shot her second hole-in-one on Sunday, Aug. 6, at Hole 5 at Newberry Estate Country Club in Dallas Township. The fete was witnessed by h...

    August 8th, 2017 |  


    Ruth Federici shoots hole-in-one t Newberry Estate Country Club

    Ruth Federici shoots hole-in-one t Newberry Estate Country Club

    Ruth Federici made a hole-in-one on Saturday, Aug. 5, at hole number nine at Newberry Estate Country Club in Dallas Township. The fete was witnessed b...

    August 8th, 2017 |  


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    Sweet Valley author donates book to Luzerne County Community College Library

    Sweet Valley author donates book to Luzerne County Community College Library

    Sweet Valley author Mary Ghilani donated a copy of her recently published book, “How to Choose Your Major” to the Luzerne County Community...

    August 17th, 2017 |  


    Back Mountain Memorial Library news

    DALLAS — The Back Mountain Memorial Library is still bustling with late summer activities and also getting ready for the Llbrary’s Designe...

    August 17th, 2017 |  


    Dallas Senior Center Menu for the week of Aug. 21

    DALLAS — The following is the menu for the Dallas Senior Center for the week of Aug. 21:MONDAY: Chicken bacon ranch salad, onion soup, fresh veg...

    August 16th, 2017 |  


    Princeton Review names Misericordia University as one of top schools in northeastern United States

    Princeton Review names Misericordia University as one of top schools in northeastern United States

    DALLAS TWP. — Misericordia University is recognized as a one top universities in the northeastern United States by The Princeton Review.Miserico...

    August 15th, 2017 |  


    Arts at Hayfield Summer Festival will be held Sunday, Aug. 27, at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

    Arts at Hayfield Summer Festival will be held Sunday, Aug. 27, at Penn State Wilkes-Barre

    LEHMAN TWP. — The 33rd annual Arts at Hayfield Summer Festival will be held Sunday, Aug. 27 at Penn State Wilkes-Barre, 1269 Old Route 115.Over ...

    August 15th, 2017 |  


    BUSINESS


    Trucksville resident Lynn Yasenchak reviving interest in peanut brittle by creating different flavors

    Trucksville resident Lynn Yasenchak reviving interest in peanut brittle by creating different flavors

    KINGSTON TWP. — It only took one suggestion from a lady at the Hometown Farmers Market in June to open a door of possibilities for peanut brittl...

    July 25th, 2017 |  


    Spokesperson: Irish pub coming to Mohegan Sun Pocono

    Spokesperson: Irish pub coming to Mohegan Sun Pocono

    PLAINS TWP. — Another dining option is coming to Mohegan Sun Pocono in early August, a casino spokesman said Thursday.The yet-to-be-named Irish ...

    July 20th, 2017 |  


    Volvo goes electric, phasing out cars powered solely by gas

    Volvo goes electric, phasing out cars powered solely by gas

    HELSINKI (AP) — Volvo says it will only build electric and hybrid vehicles starting in 2019, making it the first major automaker to abandon cars...

    July 5th, 2017 |  


    Joey Irvin starts business, Joey’s Land Care, before graduating from Dallas High School

    Joey Irvin starts business, Joey’s Land Care, before graduating from Dallas High School

    KINGSTON TWP. — Joey Irvin is bitten by a bug - the entrepreneurial bug.To remedy this malady, the 18-year-old started his own business named Jo...

    July 5th, 2017 updated: July 5th, 2017. |  


    Jackson Township joins Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority’s MS4 program

    JACKSON TWP. — The township will join nearly 30 other municipalities by accepting Wyoming Valley Sanitary Authority’s waterway pollution r...

    July 5th, 2017 |  


    Three Guys Pizza to purchase former King Neptune property in Dallas

    Three Guys Pizza to purchase former King Neptune property in Dallas

    DALLAS —Three Guys Pizza, located at 11 Garbutt Ave., purchased the former King Neptune lot, according to manager Joey Costello on Monday.King N...

    July 3rd, 2017 |  


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