HARRISBURG — A grand jury says there are reasonable grounds to charge Pennsylvania's attorney general with perjury, false swearing, official oppression and obstruction after an investigation into leaks of secret grand jury...
The Lackawanna County Commission for Women conducted a food drive to help stock the St. Francis of Assisi food pantry. The group canvassed members of the commission for canned goods, pasta, spreads and other non-perishable items. From left, are...
SCOTT TWP. — The Lakeland High School Watershed Team was awarded a $1,000 grant from the Lackawanna County Conservation District. The grant, written by science teacher Leslie Graham, will allow the team to build a riparian buffer, a band of...
The state has hired a consultant to study the feasibility of forming a regional transit authority that would oversee bus and air service in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties, and possibly rail service as well.
CLARKS GREEN — If you are driving through Clarks Green and notice the clock tower, this year's recipient of the R. Matthew Burne Lifetime of Service Award, Gail Rees, played a large role in making it possible.
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FACTORYVILLE — The borough of Factoryville moved a step closer toward utilizing Dalton Borough's police services during its monthly meeting on Jan. 14.
LA PLUME– Keystone College students in Associate Professor Brenda Lidy's events planning class will conduct its Cupcake Challenge from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3 in Evans Hall in the Hibbard Campus Center on campus.
WILKES-BARRE — Luzerne County issued two checks totaling $40,247.50 to Bernard Brown for his work in defending double homicide suspect Hugo Selenski.
A settlement has been reached in the civil rights suit filed by the Gas Drilling Awareness Coalition over surveillance of the group as a potential terrorist threat.
The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a “Good Works” certificate to members of the Keystone Rescue Mission Alliance staff and board.
WILKES-BARRE — All 12 jurors have been selected in the double-murder case pending against Hugo Selenski.
A new analysis by WalletHub determined Scranton/Wilkes-Barre/Hazleton is the 77th best place in the nation to have a job in the STEM fields — science, technology, engineering and math.
Five Guys is coming to Wilkes-Barre. And no, that's not a grammatical error. The popular Virginia-based burger chain — formally known as Five Guys Burgers and...
How well do you know the streets where you live? The Abington Journal puts your powers of observation to the test with our “Pieces of the Abingtons” contest. Every other week within the paper, we'll feature a photograph of a...
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The Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching awarded The University of Scranton its 2015 Community Engagement Classification.
CLARKS SUMMIT — A Holistic Health Fair will be held from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 24 at Everything Natural, 426 S. State St. This free event will include health screenings, holistic health information, natural food sampling, and...
Pre-school students at KinderCare Learning Center, 511 Morgan Highway, Scranton, recently learned about 'giving back' as a part of their 'community' classroom theme. They hosted a center wide donation drive, collecting various...
YORK — Elizabeth Makowski, of South Abington Township and Anna Sweppenheiser, of Factoryville, has been named to the dean's list at York College of Pennsylvania.
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Penn State Extension, in collaboration with The University of Scranton, is offering strength training and nutrition classes to help men and women over 40 improve their muscle strength and bone density.
The special prosecutor investigating Pennsylvania Attorney General Kathleen G. Kane subpoenaed two Inquirer reporters Monday in a bid to learn their sources for a story that said a grand jury had recommended criminal charges against her.
LANCASTER — Police are looking for a central Pennsylvania man they say beat and strangled a woman after she threw away his heroin.
TUNKHANNOCK — Sen. Lisa Baker, R-20, announced that Field Representative Tom Yoniski will be available for consultation from 10 a.m. to noon on Tuesday, Jan. 20 at the Commissioners' Office Conference Room inside the Wyoming County...
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