UPDATE: Care Home Residents Ready To Return Home

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NANTICOKE — Residents of a personal care home in Luzerne County forced out by a fire may be able to return home Wednesday night.

Officials at Nanticoke Villas say contractors are working quickly and they’re hoping to get repairs done in time so the displaced residents can get back.

Fire early Tuesday forced nearly 50 residents to a shelter inside Greater Nanticoke Area High School.

Nanticoke Villa officials say they grateful for local restaurants that have donated food to help out.