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    Ambulance Squad Closing in Jackson Township

    JACKSON TOWNSHIP — Another ambulance service company plans to close shop in Luzerne County. The Jackson Township Volunteer Ambulance Association will dissolve in May, the third to do so in the county this year. The Jackson Ambulance Associations joins Wyoming borough and another in Kingston that will no longer take calls. Instead those calls are […]

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    East Stroudsburg Business Closing After 40 Years

    EAST STROUDSBURG — A manufacturing business that’s been in the Poconos for nearly 40 years is shutting down. Bustin Industrial Products in East Stroudsburg is closing and the new owner is moving the operation to Missouri. Officials said 40 workers will be losing a job in East Stroudsburg. Employees at Bustin Industrial Products were notified […]

  • Talkback 16: Potholes, Snow Removal, School Closings

    Topics in this edition of Talkback 16 include Scranton DPW’s experiment to fill potholes, clearing the snow for a parade, and school delays and closings.

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    Beloved Bakery in its Final Days

    HONESDALE — A landmark bakery in Honesdale is closing. Day’s Bakery has been in business since 1952 and customers are stopping by to pick up their favorite items before the store closes next month. Customers have been coming and going at the bakery on North Main Street for more than 60 years. Within a month though, […]

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    Fresh Snow Causing Speed Restrictions

    That's a car flipped over off 380 near Tobyhanna. #drivesafe #winterwx @wnep pic.twitter.com/jVsoTtYcTd — Amanda Kelley (@wnepamandak) March 5, 2015 MOUNT POCONO — In parts of our area, folks woke up to a dose of fresh snow. Route 940 in Mount Pocono was covered in white with wind whipping hard early Thursday morning. The dipping […]

  • Community Related Winter Weather Announcements

    Community-Related Weather Announcements

    Here are some community announcements regarding closings, parking bans, and other changes due to the winter weather expected to come our way. Check back for the latest updates.

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    Scranton Elementary School Expected to Open after Burst Pipe

    SCRANTON — Officials with the Scranton School District expect Robert Morris Elementary to open on Tuesday. A pipe burst inside the school over the weekend, closing the building on Monday. Crews spent most of the day on Monday cleaning up the mess in Scranton.

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    Doctor’s Office Closing in Canton

    CANTON — Arnot Health Systems is a busy place in Canton, but not for long. It is one of just a few doctor’s offices in Canton, and according to patients, at the end of the month it will close. “I had been called and told that this was a pretty strong possibility. I was sick […]

  • Community Related Winter Weather Announcements

    Community-Related Weather Announcements

    Here are some community announcements regarding closings, parking bans, and other changes due to the winter weather expected to come our way. Check back for the latest updates.

  • Community Related Winter Weather Announcements

    Community-Related Weather Announcements

    Here are some community announcements regarding closings, parking bans, and other changes due to the winter weather expected to come our way. Check back for the latest updates.

  • Does It Really Work? Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker

    Kurt Aaron tested out the Hamilton Beach Breakfast Sandwich Maker to find out, “Does It Really Work?” The maker claims it will cook everything at once in five minutes or less.  It works by putting everything in layers, closing the lid, and cooking everything at the same time.  The layers are removable for easy cleaning […]

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    Snow Days Extending College Semester

    TANNERSVILLE — School snow days aren’t all fun and games, and now colleges are adjusting schedules because of all the snow days this season. Northampton Community College is talking about extending the semester. Northampton Community College officials in Monroe County had a plan in place before the winter hit on how they would make up […]