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Northeastern Pennsylvania's largest industrial employer has a new leader. Col. Gregory Peterson retired and relinquished command to Col. Nathan Swartz during a ceremony Friday at... [Read More]
In keeping with the claim that foreign countries have eaten the United States' lunch in trade agreements, the Trump administration often points to 41 straight... [Read More]
Editor, I don't often find it useful to dispute comments others make in letters to the editor. You can never adequately get your main points... [Read More]
A 34-year-old Nanticoke man overdosed and crashed his car, injuring two people in another vehicle, July 8 in Rice Twp., according to recently filed arrest... [Read More]
The American Cancer Society is seeking additional licensed cosmetologists and estheticians to teach the Look Good Feel Better program in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. Look... [Read More]
Service Electric Cablevision restored telephone service to many of its customers who reported problems through last week. If any customers still are having problems, Tim... [Read More]
Members of the Home Builders Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania began work Tuesday to restore the historic Joe Palooka monument on state Route 309 in Hanover... [Read More]
For borough police Chief Brian Buglio, council's latest full-time police hire is significant. It represents a transition from replacing officers to expanding the force. Council... [Read More]
As the total solar eclipse approaches, demand for safe viewing glasses has spiked and experts are warning the public to be wary of dangerous knockoffs.... [Read More]
Hazleton Mayor Jeff Cusat has asked the state Department of Community and Economic Development for assistance in developing a financial recovery plan under a state... [Read More]
A man was taken into custody on charges alleging the repeated sexual abuse of a female child when the child was between the ages of... [Read More]
Long-time Hazleton area resident Michael C. "Mike" Korb will receive a Distinguished Member Award from the Society for Mining, Metallurgy, and Exploration next year. The... [Read More]
Earlier this year, Shenandoah Valley School District agreed to help six students with disabilities get work experience. The state Department of Labor & Industry Office... [Read More]
The Wright Twp. Recreation Board wants to build a dog park for residents on the south side of the municipal building and started a campaign... [Read More]
The Schuylkill United Way distributed 1,445 backpacks to organizations and school districts this year - the most it has collected as a part of the... [Read More]
The Ukrainian Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia has chosen one of its own as its newest auxiliary bishop. On Tuesday, Pope Francis concurred with the recommendation... [Read More]
A restaurant that has been at the Schuylkill Mall for about 30 years will close Saturday. Suglia's Pizzeria & Restaurant owner John Sylaj said he... [Read More]
The Pearl Theatre Stadium 8 will remain open through the end of the year. The future of the movie theater at the Schuylkill Mall was... [Read More]
There is startling historical evidence that a man who lived in Tamaqua learned about the planned assassination of President Abraham Lincoln and tried to warn... [Read More]
A man already in jail on charges that he raped his subordinate at a Hazle Twp. motel faces a second similar case, court records say.... [Read More]
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