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  • 4-yearold Mia Gonzalez

    How a 3D Printer Changed a 4-Year-Old’s Heart and Life

    MIAMI — Mia Gonzalez spent the first 3½ years of her life missing out. She had to skip day care and dance classes because she constantly had colds and pneumonia. When Mia could go out and play, she was easily winded and took multiple asthma medications to try to help her breathing. After about 10 hospital stays, doctors realized that Mia had a malformation in her aorta, the vessel that pumps blood from the heart. The 4-year-old would need an […]

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    Operation Save A Life

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    Annual ‘Out of the Darkness’ Walk Raises Suicide Awareness

    WILKES-BARRE – People hit the pavement in Wilkes-Barre to raise awareness for suicide prevention. The 9TH annual “Out of the Darkness” was held Sunday at Kirby Park in Wilkes-Barre. More than 1,000 walkers attended this year’s event raising nearly $42,000. Fundraising continues through the end of the year.  If you are interested in making a donation, please visit the “Out of the Darkness” website. The event was organized by the Greater Northeast PA Chapter of the  American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. […]

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    Pet Slideshow: September 2015

    Check out some adorable pet photos and submit your own!

  • Pennsylvania American Water

    UPDATE: Boil Water Advisory Issued in Luzerne County

    WILKES-BARRE — Pennsylvania American Water today issued a precautionary boil water advisory for customers in Kingston, Edwardsville, Forty Fort, and parts of Wilkes-Barre, Swoyersville, and Luzerne following repairs on a broken 30-inch water main at the intersection of Walnut and Mercer in Kingston. Approximately 10,000 customers are affected by the boil advisory. Prior to the start of actual repairs on the water main, the area of the break was isolated on Tuesday, and crews redirected water to maintain service to […]

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    Man’s Journey to Recreate Grandfather’s Vintage Travel Photos Passes Through PA

    WINCHESTER BAY, Oregon — Call it a trip through time that began 30 years ago on the southern Oregon coast. “Winchester Bay – since we promised ourselves at least one good seafood dinner, we went in and had one at the “Grotto” — clam chowder, salmon, baked potato, home baked bread, butter, and sour cream chives – delicious!! And so much so, we had to go for a walk around the docks with boats of all sizes.” Those were the […]

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    Woman Attempting to Buy Used Nutribullet for Mom With Cancer Gets Heartwarming Surprise

    BELFAST — A woman who lives in Belfast, Northern Ireland, recently shared the heartwarming story of an awesome stranger and his incredibly generous act of kindness. Cara Grace Duggan was shopping on, a classifieds website in the U.K., when she found someone selling a used 900w Nutribullet. She sent a text message to the seller: “Hi there. I was wondering if you still have your Nutribullet for sale and if so would you consider posting it? I could pay via PayPal so we’re […]

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    Beautiful Photos Capture the Moment a Couple Meets Their Adopted Newborn

    A Minnesota couple, who already has two biological children, recently traveled to Florida to meet their newly adopted child — and their photographer captured the moment they first met their baby. David and Sarah Olson said they chose to adopt when they realized they were unable to have any more children. Doctors told Sarah it was not in her best interest to get pregnant. “We knew that our family wasn’t complete yet. We knew that we wanted three… we always wanted three. […]

  • Patriotic Pets

    Pet Slideshow: July 2015

    Have a patriotic pet photo you would like to share? Submit it to our Pet Slideshow!

  • Fireworks Schedule

    2015 Fireworks Schedule; Find a Display Near You

    Find the latest schedule of fireworks displays near you and check back as updates are made available.

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    Knoebels Tops List of ‘Underrated’ Amusement Parks

    In a recent article on Buzzfeed, Knoebels Amusement Resort in Elysburg was voted the number-one “most underrated amusement park” to visit before you die.  Sure, you might not feel that Knoebels is “underrated” at all, but that’s a debate for another day. Buzzfeed asked members of their community to make suggestions, and the most chose Knoebels, including juliav4fac42221 who said, “It’s free admission and you pay per ride in tickets. They have great wooden roller coasters, and the park is perfect […]

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    Pet Slideshow: June 2015

      Check out some adorable pet photos and submit your own!