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DA warns of phone scam threatening ‘serious allegations,’ arrest

DA warns of phone scam threatening ‘serious allegations,’ arrest

WILKES-BARRE — The county district attorney Wednesday warned of an automated phone scam gaining traction in the state that threatens the public ...

July 19th, 2017 updated: July 19th, 2017. |  


Harveys Lake residents asked to lock their vehicles

Harveys Lake residents asked to lock their vehicles

HARVEYS LAKE — Borough residents are being asked to lock their vehicles as a result of several recent thefts, Council President Bill Hilburt sai...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Sunny skies, slight chance of rain expected as weekend approaches

Sunny skies, slight chance of rain expected as weekend approaches

Sunshine is expected to stick around as the weekend approaches, but so will a slight chance of rain and thunderstorms.The National Weather Service ind...

July 19th, 2017 |  


Lake-Lehman Senior High School Honor Roll

LEHMAN TWP. — The following Lake-Lehman Senior High School students have been named to the Honor Roll for the fourth quarter of the 20116-2017 a...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Dallas Lions Club Golf Tourney fundraiser planned for Sept. 28.

Dallas Lions Club Golf Tourney fundraiser planned for Sept. 28.

The Dallas Lions Club will hold its fifth annual Golf Tourney to support the Back Mountain Library on Sept. 28 at the Irem Golf Course. Individuals in...

July 18th, 2017 |  


Lake-Lehman School District rolls out 3-D virtual reality software called zSpace

Lake-Lehman School District rolls out 3-D virtual reality software called zSpace

LEHMAN TWP. — An innovative three-dimension virtual reality software package will give students an opportunity to explore a variety of topics fr...

July 18th, 2017 |  


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    Back Mountain Youth Legion baseball extends season

    Back Mountain extended its Youth American Legion Baseball season by splitting two games in last weekend’s Wyoming Valley League playoffs.The fou...

    July 19th, 2017 |  


    Dallas Lions Club Golf Tourney fundraiser planned for Sept. 28.

    Dallas Lions Club Golf Tourney fundraiser planned for Sept. 28.

    The Dallas Lions Club will hold its fifth annual Golf Tourney to support the Back Mountain Library on Sept. 28 at the Irem Golf Course. Individuals in...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    Back Mountain National wins 8-10-year-old Little League baseball title

    Back Mountain National wins 8-10-year-old Little League baseball title

    Back Mountain National gave a sign of its potential a year ago, playing together as a group of 9-year-olds and reaching the District 31 8-10-year-old ...

    July 12th, 2017 |  


    Back Mountain Youth Little League team makes playoffs

    Back Mountain finished the regular season strong to make the Wyoming Valley Youth American Legion Baseball league playoffs.Before falling to Mountain ...

    July 12th, 2017 |  


    Man on the street: ‘What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?’

    Man on the street: ‘What is your favorite flavor of ice cream?’

    “Chocolate peanut butter brownie in a waffle cone.”Amanda KocherDallas“Cookies and cream from Hillside Farms.”Stephen Postupak...

    July 11th, 2017 |  


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    Back Mountain Memorial Library added new books

    DALLAS — The following new books have been added to the shelves of the Back Mountain Memorial Library, 96 Huntsville Road, for the month of June...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    Activities announced for Tunkhannock’s River Day, Saturday, July 22

    Activities announced for Tunkhannock’s River Day, Saturday, July 22

    TUNKHANNOCK — River Day 2017 is almost here and this year’s festivities promise to make this the best River Day ever, according the organi...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    Dallas Middle School fourth-quarter Honor Roll

    DALLAS TWP. — Jeffrey D. Shaffer, Dallas Middle School principal and Director of Secondary Curriculum for the Dallas School District, announces ...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education offers SAT preparation courses

    LEHMAN TWP. — Penn State Wilkes-Barre Continuing Education will hold a four seven-week SAT Preparation Course session starting Aug. 29.Penn Stat...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    Luzerne County Community College announces spring semester honor students

    NANTICOKE — Luzerne County Community College announces the following Back Mountain residents have earned recognition for outstanding academic ac...

    July 18th, 2017 |  


    BUSINESS


    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 |  


    King Neptune in the Back Mountain closes quietly due to changes in business climate

    King Neptune in the Back Mountain closes quietly due to changes in business climate

    DALLAS — King Neptune in Dallas is far more than just a business to owners Bob and Lynda Sorber.The 57-year-old take-out seafood eatery, located...

    July 3rd, 2017 |  


    Harry’s on Carverton offers a new venue for lunch and dinner in the Back Mountain

    Harry’s on Carverton offers a new venue for lunch and dinner in the Back Mountain

    KINGSTON TWP. — Hold on to your taste buds - Harry’s on Carverton has opened and features an array of fresh sandwiches, salads, soups and ...

    June 21st, 2017 |  


    Floating restaurant idea tabled by Harveys Lake Zoning Board

    Floating restaurant idea tabled by Harveys Lake Zoning Board

    HARVEYS LAKE — Edye Schneider’s plan to construct a floating dock-like eatery on Harveys Lake encountered choppy waters as residents and t...

    June 7th, 2017 |  


    The Lands at Hillside Farms’ ‘Moo Truck’ will take this summer off

    The Lands at Hillside Farms’ ‘Moo Truck’ will take this summer off

    KINGSTON TWP. — The Lands at Hillside Farms’ black and white cow-spotted ice cream truck will not be grazing at various events this summer...

    June 5th, 2017 |  


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