Cook’s Variety Store owners announce retirement plans

Cook’s Variety Store owners announce retirement plans

LEHMAN TWP. — Pictures of NASCAR driver Jimmy Spencer hang on the wall of Cook’s Variety Store, next to photographs of local hunters and t...

August 9th, 2017 |  


Hoss’ Garden Hut will close this September

Hoss’ Garden Hut will close this September

DALLAS TWP. — Behind Jeff Hosle’s contagious smile lurks a sad decision he shares with each customer — come September he will close ...

August 2nd, 2017 |  


Chamber Notes: Check out the Back Mountain Library Farmers Market

Chamber Notes: Check out the Back Mountain Library Farmers Market

Once July 4 passes, the pace of summer seems to pick up speed in a race towards fall. It hasn’t helped that we have had so much rain, but togeth...

August 1st, 2017 |  


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 |  


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 |