Monday, March 20, 2023

Fundraiser aims to hope homeless vets

PLYMOUTH — The Getaway Lounge in Plymouth hosted a fundraiser Sunday evening for the FSB Initiative, a local nonprofit organization dedicated to helping veterans who are homeless get back on their feet.

A life well lived

She lived most of her life in the Oregon section of Pittston, residing happily in her own home until she was 99.

Wyoming Valley West launches new high-tech, high-speed scanners

PLYMOUTH — Wyoming Valley West High School students started their day Friday with a very new version of what has become a ubiquitous school routine.

DAR awards ceremony recognizes civic-minded youth, volunteers

PLYMOUTH — Getting the next generation involved in the type of work and engagement that the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR) stand for is a crucial part of the organization’s mission.

U.S. House committee to probe Luzerne County ballot paper shortage

A U.S. House committee has singled out Luzerne County’s November 2022 general election paper shortage as a hearing topic for its “2022 Midterms Look Back Series.”

Jenkins Twp. house fire shuts down River Road

A busy stretch of River Road in Jenkins Township was shut down for hours on Saturday as first responders battled a fire at a vacant house.

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Florida Atlantic ends Fairleigh Dickinson’s run for Sweet 16

COLUMBUS, Ohio — Fairleigh Dickinson came up just a little short this time.

Bratt has first career hat trick, Devils beat Lightning 5-2

TAMPA, Fla. — Jesper Bratt scored three goals for his first NHL hat trick as the New Jersey Devils rallied from two goals down and beat the Tampa Bay Lightning 5-2 on Sunday night to end a three-game skid.

Jokic triple-double leads Nuggets to 108-102 win over Nets

NEW YORK — Nikola Jokic had 22 points, 17 rebounds and 10 assists in his 28th triple-double of the season, Michael Porter Jr. had 28 points and nine rebounds, and the Denver Nuggets beat the Brooklyn Nets 108-102 on Sunday.

Sanogo, UConn pull away from Saint Mary’s, into Sweet 16

ALBANY, N.Y. — UConn decided to return to its roots five years ago, hiring a former Big East guard as coach and then a couple years later returning to the conference where it became a national power.

US routs Cuba 14-2 to reach World Baseball Classic final

MIAMI — Trea Turner homered twice to give him a tournament-leading four, and the defending champion United States romped over Cuba 14-2 on Sunday night to reach its second straight World Baseball Classic final.

Brother and sister win top honors at Winter’s End Run

LEHMAN TWP. – It was a cold 28 degrees, windy and spring was nowhere in sight Sunday but that didn’t stop runners from enjoying the Wyoming Valley Striders 42nd Annual Winter’s End 4.5 Mile Run at Penn State Wilkes-Barre.

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