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  • School’s Spotlights Causing Problems

    KINGSTON — A school in Luzerne County put up new spotlights that may have to be taken down after some neighbors complained. Just last week, four spotlights were put up near Wyoming Seminary’s stadium in Kingston for student safety, but just as quickly as they went up they could be coming back down after some folks who live near that area complained that they were too bright. “We’re always looking to improve student security on our campus and we have […]

  • Proposed Recovery Plan for Scranton

    SCRANTON — The city of Scranton has been in financial dire straits for years and now we’re beginning to see what a recovery plan for the city might look like. The agency handling the recovery says if nothing’s done, the city’s deficit could skyrocket in the next five years. The idea behind the plan is to help build back Scranton financially and avoid bankruptcy. This latest plan includes some new proposals and while members of city council believe it could […]

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    Area Sci-Fi Fans Remember Leonard Nimoy

    SCRANTON — It was a sad day for the Hollywood community and sci-fi lovers all around who admired Leonard Nimoy. The news of his passing upset many people in our area. Nimoy was not only a star on television and movies, you can find his beloved “Mr. Spock ” in the comics books like those we found at “Comics on the Green” in Scranton. “He’s a legend. I mean when you think of science fiction or even famous stars associated […]

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    Local Folks on the Color of That Dress

    It’s the dress that broke the internet.  A picture of a dress went viral Thursday night and its color sparked a debate all across the country. Some people see blue and black and others see white and gold. No one had the same answer when we asked them about what color the dress is, and while many of the folks had mixed opinions, something they all agreed on is that it’s driving people crazy. “I saw white and gold.” “I […]

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    Leonard Nimoy, Spock of ‘Star Trek,’ Dies at 83

    (CNN) — Leonard Nimoy, whose portrayal of “Star Trek’s” logic-driven, half-human science officer Spock made him an iconic figure to generations, died Friday. He was 83. The Los Angeles Times and New York Times confirmed his death with his wife, Susan Bay Nimoy. Leonard Nimoy’s final Tweet read, “A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, except in memory. LLAP.” A life is like a garden. Perfect moments can be had, but not preserved, […]

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    Pet Slideshow: February 2015

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Icicle Twilight @ my home Jankowsky farm Dushore this evening

    January Sunset Photos Slideshow

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    Photo Gallery: Moon, Venus, and Mars

    Skygazers could enjoy a special treat Friday night. Venus, Mars, and a crescent moon appeared close together in the sky. Viewers sent us many photos of the celestial event.

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    What Color is This Dress? The Internet Can’t Seem to Agree

    There’s an intense debate that is quickly taking over the Internet — and if you haven’t heard about “the dress,” you will soon. Tumblr user swiked uploaded a photo of a dress on Wednesday and asked: “Guys please help me – is this dress white and gold, or blue and black? Me and my friends can’t agree…” The image quickly went viral with some saying the dress is blue and black while others insist it’s white and gold. But how can this […]

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    Groom Reads Special Vows to Bride’s Daughter in Tear-jerking Wedding Video

    (We’ve started the video at the adorable part for you) McCall, IDAHO — A wedding video featuring a groom reading vows to his new stepdaughter has gone viral. During the wedding ceremony last year, NASCAR driver Brian Scott recited vows to his bride, Whitney Kay, and her then 3-year-old daughter Brielle. Scott kneeled down, looked Brielle in the eyes and promised to love and care for her (the moment starts at 4:10 in the video): “I promise to always hold […]

  • Talkback 16: Expanding a Landfill, Record-Breaking Cold

    Topics in this edition of Talkback 16 include a problem at a sewage treatment plant, expanding a landfill, and record-breaking cold.

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    Sugar Notch Community Remembers Police Chief

    SUGAR NOTCH — A community said goodbye to a long time police chief in Luzerne County. Sugar Notch Police Chief Christopher Pelchar, 38, died suddenly on Sunday in Wilkes-Barre. He had been on the job for the past 12 years. Friends said he will be remembered for his good sense of humor and being a wonderful father. “Chris and I were very close from day one. He was a very personable individual and I must say that he was like […]

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