EXETER — Luzerne County District Attorney Stefanie Salavantis said her office has been notified of an alleged threat that prompted a lockdown at the Wyoming Secondary Center this morning. Local and state police are at the school, Salavantis said. The Exeter Hose Company No. 1 posted on its Facebook page that one person was in […]
WILKES-BARRE — State Rep. Nick Miccarelli this morning filed a motion seeking dismissal of state Rep. Tarah Toohill’s request for restraining order against him, arguing her petition is “baseless, untrue” and intended to cause him personal and professional harm. “Toohil’s statements that Defendant Miccarelli threatened her with a firearm, physically struck her, and verbally abused […]
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FALLS — The Falls Active Adult Center, state Route 92, Exeter Township: March 15: Donna LaBarr, author, public speaker and health coach will be here from 9 a.m. to noon to discuss “Balancing Your Diet and Health.” This seminar is free of charge. Please RSVP to Twila by March 9 if you wish to attend. […]
Editor’s note: The Times Leader will keep a rolling file of club and society meetings and publish them weekly — online every week and in print when space permits. To submit your club or society meeting notice, email firstname.lastname@example.org with the name of your organization, time, date and exact location of the meeting with full […]
Coughlin High school Class of 1968, will gather for their 50th reunion on July 27 at Appletree Terrace, Newberry Estates, Dallas. Register with Facebook: Coughlin High School Class of 1968, or contact Beth Roche Ward at Betterocky@aol.com or 803-708-2979. Class of 1988, will hold a 30th reunion celebration on July 14 at the Apple Tree […]
Harveys Lake American Legion Post 967 recently made a donation to the Back Mountain Food Pantry. Shown are Bernie Castillo, post finance officer, and Carol Eyet, pantry manager. https://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/03/web1_Back-Mtn.-Pantry.jpg
“If you or a loved one is suffering from liver or kidney failure, organ transplantation may be the solution to living a longer, healthier and more fulfilling life,” said Michael R. Marvin, M.D., chairman of the department of transplantation and liver surgery for Geisinger. A patient on the kidney waiting list waits an average of […]
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WILKES-BARRE — It was a mild fall evening back in 1966. My mom and I were watching TV in the living room — she was in her favorite chair, and I was on the couch. I can’t really remember what show we were watching, but it probably was a sitcom or a variety show. Dad […]
BERWICK — Berwick residents who need different types of therapy and care from specialists will soon have an option closer to home. Allied Services, a Northeastern Pennsylvania-based health care system, is preparing to debut a 4,500 square-foot rehabilitation center and medical complex in the borough. The center will be located at 118 E. Third St. […]
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WILKES-BARRE — Doug Menuez went from photographing a heart-wrenching, brutal famine in Ethiopia to a different kind of fight in 1985. Menuez was invited into the inner circle of Apple by Steve Jobs to document endless hours of work on landmark computing projects until 2000. With over 250,000 negatives shot during the course of the […]
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