CANADENSIS — An old-time Pocono resort in operation since 1953 has been sold.The Pocono Record newspaper reported that the Daniels Top-O-the-Poconos Family Resort near Canadensis sold last weekend for $1.3 million.
WILKES-BARRE — A new bar will open on South Main Street in the fall, and promoters hope it will help stir up the city's nightlife.
A $10 million state grant awarded to the Reading & Northern Railroad will aid in the construction of a bridge over the Lehigh River creating a railway connection to the Northeast from the Philadelphia region.
DURYEA — A new type of porous glass made locally is helping purify drugs in medical research and protect aircraft in the aerospace industry.
With 6,900 fewer persons officially unemployed than a year earlier, the jobless rate in the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre area edged down by one-tenth of a percentage point in July to 6.8 percent, the lowest since October 2008, according to figures released...
WILKES-BARRE — Mia Bella fragrances have drifted to the shores of South Korea, United Kingdom and Germany with trade advisers from The Northeastern Pennsylvania Alliance guiding the way through the sea of market research and export...
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We have talked about it. We have written about it. And for the last few weeks, we have wallowed in it.
Labor Day means school begins this coming week for many area school districts, the college students are back in town, football season, and, yes, the stores will be pushing Halloween candy and decorations.
WILKES-BARRE TWP. — With a grand opening planned for next week, Bob's Discount Furniture will be joining the list of new retail businesses opening in Wilkes-Barre Township this year.
WILKES-BARRE — Area companies will be highlighting employment opportunities and collect information on job candidates for future recruitment during The Times Leader September Career Fair.
HAZLE TWP. — A snip of scissors Thursday on a navy blue ribbon signified the opening of a new one million square foot American Eagle Outfitters distribution center in the Humboldt Industrial Park.
EDWARDSVILLE — Keeping those wheels spinning, Sickler's Bike and Sport Shop, which had been located in Exeter, opened the doors of its temporary home in Edwardsville on Tuesday.
PLAINS TWP. — The East Mountain Inn and Suites terminated its franchise agreement with Best Western Plus for a new agreement with Holiday Inn.
WILKES-BARRE — Stories about the insurmountable debt many college graduates acquire are common, but one local college student has learned to cut back on hidden costs of college, as well as develop money-management skills.
Some things happen in their own time.It's true for the birth of a baby, the death of an auto transmission and the ripening of a yummy pepper.
Editor's note: This is the second of a two-part series of guest editorials that examine the cost of a college education.
Summer feels like it is going by way too fast. Maybe I feel this way because spring was wet and cold, and summer, well — it did not seem as warm as last year. But I better accept the fact, fall and winter are coming whether I want them to or...
NEW YORK — Europe appears on the brink of another recession. Islamic militants have seized Iraqi territory. Russian troops have massed on the Ukraine border, and the resulting sanctions are disrupting trade. An Ebola outbreak in Africa and...
PITTSTON TWP. — New retail and professional office space will soon be available outside Pittston.
Royal Dutch Shell has agreed to sell drilling rights in shale formations in Louisiana and Wyoming for $2.1 billion in two transactions.
Burger King is pulling its more-healthful crinkle-cut French fries, known as Satisfries, from most of its North American restaurants as customer interest in low-fat options went cold.
MALVERN, Iowa — As my two-year contract with Verizon came to an end last month, I had to resist the company's various promotions and discounts.
WILKES - BARRE TWP. — The former Fashion Bug and Aspen Dental store fronts in the Wilkes-Barre Marketplace will soon be filled as Shoe Carnival makes preparations to open in November.
PITTSTON TWP. — Trading in his cubicle for a trampoline, Jeff Bowne is combining business with his love of healthy living by buying into a franchise called Sky Zone Scranton.
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The Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce will host its August Educational Luncheon at Shadowbrook Inn & Resort from 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Wednesday. The presenter will be Edgar Warriner, Elk Advisors Group. Edgar Warriner is an experienced business...
SCRANTON — Express is closing its location in The Mall at Steamtown on Sunday.
Area Subway customers no longer will receive points on their bonus cards, and they have until the end of next month to use or lose those points.
WILKES-BARRE — Customers who've recently headed to the Sheetz convenience store on Business Route 309 have found a much smaller facility.
NANTICOKE – Online shopping may mean convenience for consumers, but merchants offering e-commerce need to do their part to keep their customers' information safe and secure.
Jeff Long could torture himself with “what ifs.”
Ugh, I don't want to think about the fact it is August and summer is almost over. But this is also the time of year when the crops are being harvested and that means fresh berries, peaches, apples and corn – yum!
DUNMORE — After calling Scranton home for the past 11 years, Tom Hesser Nissan recently moved to a brand new, state-of-the-art facility in Dunmore.
LOS ANGELES — Sometimes the struggles of an industry can bring music to your ears. And your screens.
The bulk of last year's new hires in Pennsylvania's natural gas industry came from the field, according to a survey published Wednesday by the industry's leading trade group.
WASHINGTON — For millions of workers, happy days aren't quite here again.
WASHINGTON — The U.S. economy has rebounded with vigor from a grim start to 2014 and should show renewed strength into next year.