Wyoming Area’s field hockey team walked off its home field after a scary, 1-0 victory over Holy Redeemer Wednesday with a pretty good idea what was next, even if it was not until hours later that Wyoming Seminary made the District 2 Class A championship rematch official with a 3-1 triumph over Lake-Lehman.
After reporting just one positive test for COVID-19 across all sports last week, Penn State’s newest numbers released Wednesday increased to 13 positives and three pending out of 1,304 tests between Oct. 17-23.
The PIAA said Wednesday it remains on track to start winter sports on time despite the COVID-19 pandemic.
The Wyoming Valley West school board will hold a special meeting at noon Thursday via Zoom regarding a possible return to fall sports.
You seldom look to a medical journal for political analysis or voting tips. But on the eve of the 2020 elections, one of the nation’s most trusted scientific publications, the New England Journal of Medicine, blasted U.S. leaders’ handling of the coronavirus, writing, “They have taken a crisis and turned it into a tragedy.”
“Brain cookies” may bring back memories of Hannibal Lecter to some, and when Emeril Lagasse made these many years ago on his Food Network show, he actually referred to “Chianti and fava beans.” But don’t let that bury your interest alive. This a recipe that requires a little extra work, but that I’ve found well-received.
WILKES-BARRE — The Pennsylvania Department of Health reported Monday that there were 54 new cases of COVID-19 in Luzerne County and one new death.
The current day trading boom will end as these frenzies always do: in tears. While we wait for the inevitable crash, let’s review not only why day traders are doomed but also why most people shouldn’t trade, or even invest in, individual stocks.
NEW YORK — Walmart says it will spread out its traditional one-day Black Friday deals over three weekends in November in an effort to reduce crowds in its stores during a pandemic.
The pandemic seems to be driving a surge of early retirements as businesses close or downsize and older people weigh the health risks of continuing to work.
HARVEYS LAKE — Borough police say Blake Sult was found after she was reported missing earlier Thursday.
WILKES-BARRE — An arrest warrant was issued for a juvenile charged as an adult for his alleged role in an armed robbery of two pairs of high-priced sneakers last week.
PLAINS TWP. — A woman from Plains Township charged with drunken driving was confrontational with township police officers, refusing to identify herself and speeding away during the traffic stop early Saturday morning.
HAZLETON — A joint investigation involving federal, state and municipal authorities resulted in the arrest of Daniel John Allegretto, 40, on felony drug trafficking offenses on Thursday.