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Jennifer Learn-Andes

Position: Reporter/Local News
E-Mail Address: jandes@civitasmedia.com
Phone Number: (570) 991-6388
Jennifer Learn-Andes on Twitter: @TLJenLearnAndes

About Jennifer Learn-Andes

Jennifer Learn-Andes covers Luzerne County government for The Times Leader Media Group. Jennifer started working at the Times Leader as in intern in 1991 while attending Wilkes University. After covering features, the Hazleton Area School District and municipal government, Jennifer has been concentrating on the county beat since 2000. She lives in the Hazleton area and enjoys spending time with family, watching classic films, exploring state parks and hunting for cheap antiques.

Latest Stories by Jennifer Learn-Andes

The Abington Area Community Classroom has always been about meeting new people and learning and sharing new skills. We have been so fortunate to meet many people who have helped us along our journey as an organization. Many have been our instructors.
One of these people is Laurel Radzieski. Laurel came to us first as an instructor after some of ou

Meet new people through education

The Abington Area Community Classroom has always been about meeting new people and learning and sharing new skills. We have been so fortunate to meet many people who have helped us along our journey as an organization. Many have been our instructors. One of these people is Laurel Radzieski. Laurel came to us first as an instructor after some of ou

WILKES-BARRE — New filings in a medical malpractice suit seek action against Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center for alleged improper conduct by its attorneys.
The documents, filed Wednesday in Luzerne County Court, include a motion requesting monetary sanctions and a hearing regarding allegations attorneys for Geisinger violated the sta

WILKES-BARRE — New filings in a medical malpractice suit seek action against Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center for alleged improper conduct by its attorneys. The documents, filed Wednesday in Luzerne County Court, include a motion requesting monetary sanctions and a hearing regarding allegations attorneys for Geisinger violated the sta

In theaters:
FURIOUS 7 — Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for the death of his brother. Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, and Chris “Ludacris” Bridges. PG-13; 2:28
IT FOLLOWS — After a strange sexual encount

On the big screen

In theaters: FURIOUS 7 — Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for the death of his brother. Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, and Chris “Ludacris” Bridges. PG-13; 2:28 IT FOLLOWS — After a strange sexual encount

It's time to dig that prom dress out of the closet. And the dancing shoes. The corsage is your own responsibility. A limo might be just a bit too much, and you really don't have to worry about a date.
This prom is for women only.
The fifth annual Mom Prom will go on Saturday, April 11 at Appletree Terrace, Newberry Estates in Dallas.
“Men?

Ladies, get out your dancing shoes

It's time to dig that prom dress out of the closet. And the dancing shoes. The corsage is your own responsibility. A limo might be just a bit too much, and you really don't have to worry about a date. This prom is for women only. The fifth annual Mom Prom will go on Saturday, April 11 at Appletree Terrace, Newberry Estates in Dallas. “Men?

Wyoming Valley West Middle School students on the sixth-grade Maroon Team, under the direction of Jennifer Amato, mathematics teacher, celebrated Pi Day on Friday, March 13, by helping others. Students held can and quarter drives to aid the Al Beech/West Side Food Pantry and the Ronald McDonald House. Students brought in more than 200 cans that wer

WVW students hold Pi Day events

Wyoming Valley West Middle School students on the sixth-grade Maroon Team, under the direction of Jennifer Amato, mathematics teacher, celebrated Pi Day on Friday, March 13, by helping others. Students held can and quarter drives to aid the Al Beech/West Side Food Pantry and the Ronald McDonald House. Students brought in more than 200 cans that wer

In theaters (some starting Friday):
The following movie listings are all real movies in or soon-to-be in theaters.
FURIOUS 7 — Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for the death of his brother. Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, a

On the big screen

In theaters (some starting Friday): The following movie listings are all real movies in or soon-to-be in theaters. FURIOUS 7 — Deckard Shaw seeks revenge against Dominic Toretto and his family for the death of his brother. Starring Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Michelle Rodriguez, Jason Statham, Jordana Brewster, Tyrese Gibson, a

WILKES-BARRE — A Montrose couple received $900,000 after a court battle with Linde Corporation stemming from a vehicular crash involving alcohol with one of the company's employees. The jury, after deliberating for 5 hours, returned the verdict in favor of Michael and Jennifer Spadine, of Montrose. According to a letter from the Pisanchyn La

In Brief

ASHLEY/NANTICOKE: Centenary United Methodist Church, 24 N. Main St., is holding Holy Week services. Combined Maundy Thursday services will take place at 5:45 p.m., April 2. Combined Good Friday services will be conducted at noon on April 3. Easter Vigil services will be held at 7 p.m. on Holy Saturday, April 4, at Nanticoke First United Methodist C

TUNKHANNOCK — Action. Drama. Thriller. Art retrospective. Comedy.
No matter one's taste in films, the Dietrich Theater's 2015 Spring Film Festival has a visual feast, an emotional roller coaster and adventure-packed selection of 22 movies, both foreign and independent.
This year's event will last three weeks, running April 10 through April

A cinematic smorgasbord

TUNKHANNOCK — Action. Drama. Thriller. Art retrospective. Comedy. No matter one's taste in films, the Dietrich Theater's 2015 Spring Film Festival has a visual feast, an emotional roller coaster and adventure-packed selection of 22 movies, both foreign and independent. This year's event will last three weeks, running April 10 through April





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