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  • Thanksgiving Feast Leftover Recipes

    Thanksgiving dinner may have come and gone, but the Tupperware containers full of food remain. Our friends at The Chew has some excellent recipe ideas to help get rid of those leftovers.  The best part – there isn’t one sandwich on the list! Get full recipes at the links below Bacon Stuffing Bites Leftover Stuffing Croquettes Roasted Yam Tarts Turkey Cannelloni Thanksgiving Pasta Leftover Turkey and Stuffing Pie Mushroom and Corn Spoon Bread:    Have a sweet tooth?  We have you […]

  • Thanksgiving Turkey Frying Safety Tips

      Deep frying a turkey, while a tasty alternative to the traditional oven–roasted main course, can lead to fire and serious injury if you are not careful. The Pennsylvania Insurance Department and the Office of the State Fire Commissioner caution consumers to be extra careful if deep frying a turkey is part of your Thanksgiving celebration. The U.S. Fire Administration (USFA) reports that nearly 4,300 fires occur on Thanksgiving, causing 15 deaths and almost $27 million in property damage. Many […]

  • Western PA Police Officer Shooting Suspect Taken Into Custody, Fallen Officer’s Handcuffs Used

    New Kensington, PA — UPDATE: As of 5:30 a.m. Tuesday morning, Rahmael Holt is in custody. Pennsylvania State Police announced they caught Holt via their Twitter page: Update New Kensington Officer Shaw Shooting:Holt is in custody. A presser is tentatively scheduled for 10. Thanks to everyone who called in and to the citizens of the New Kensington area who supported law enforcement efforts during this difficult time. — Troop A Public Information Officers (@PSPTroopAPIO) November 21, 2017 A video shows Holt being […]

  • Video of an Alabama Police K-9 Doing Push-Ups Is Getting the Internet Pumped

    A video posted by an Alabama police department is getting the internet pumped up. The seven-second clip posted on the Gulf Shores Police Department Facebook page shows K-9 Nitro joining Officers Cowan and Hancock for their “9 p.m. routine” which includes push-ups. The department said they were warming up and “ready to apprehend any bad guys that break the law!” As of Tuesday morning, the video has been viewed more than 47,000 times.

  • Local Musicians Record Metal Cover of WNEP Theme Music

    NANTICOKE — Calling all headbangers. Turn your speakers up loud. A band from Luzerne County recorded a cover of the WNEP theme music–with a slight twist. The group Send Request, based out of Nanticoke, recorded a metal version of the song “Move Closer to Your World,” which has served as the theme music for WNEP-TV for decades. The video was posted on the group’s Facebook page. In addition to the song, the minute-long video includes some synchronized dancing while clips from Newswatch 16 […]

  • Wind Knocks out Power in Wayne County

    SOUTH CANAAN TOWNSHIP — Strong winds blew through the area on Sunday. In one part of Wayne County, the winds brought down power lines and left some people without power for part of the day. Some who live in the community near Waymart used generators for part of the day. The winds have calmed down slightly as crews worked to restore power to the area.

  • Social Media Threats at Bloomsburg High School Cause Concern

    BLOOMSBURG — Bloomsburg Area High School officials and the town’s police department are investigating a threat on social media that has parents concerned about sending their kids to school on Monday. According to officials, a police investigation found the threats to be unfounded and school will be in session as normal on Monday. Police officers will be at the school for extra precaution. The school district would not discuss the specifics of the threat, but officials released the following statement […]

  • Spice Up Your Thanksgiving Feast With This Hot Cheetos Turkey Recipe

    Tired of that same old Thanksgiving turkey recipe?  Well, the folks at Reynolds Kitchens have some flavor-blasted recipes that are sure to spice things up! One of these recipes seems to be catching the eye of many on social media – the Flamin’ Hot Cheetos breaded turkey. The good thing is, you don’t have to ‘wing’ it, Reynold’s website has step-by-step instructions. Flamin’ Hot Cheetos not your jam?  Reynolds also has recipes for onion-flavored and ranch-flavored birds. As you might […]

  • Luzerne County Man Gets Dying Wish, Is Buried ‘Wit’ Pat’s Cheesesteaks

    PLAINS — A man from Luzerne County, with a sense of humor and fondness for cheesesteaks, got his dying wish. The Philadelphia Inquirer reports the Richard Lussi,  from Plains Township, was a fan of Philadelphia sports teams and Pat’s King of Steaks cheesesteaks.  So much so, he wanted to be buried with two of them just in case he got hungry in the afterlife. Richard’s son Dominic Lussi told the Inquirer that when asked what he wanted to take with […]

  • At Least 20 Injured in Nursing Home Fire in Chester County

    WEST CHESTER — At least 20 people were hurt in a five-alarm fire at a nursing home in West Chester late Thursday night Firefighters were called to the Barclay Friends Nursing Home just before 11 p.m. outside Philadelphia. The blaze lit up the night sky as flames shot through the roof and windows. Crews got the fire under control early Friday morning. About 150 people were forced out by the flames. They could be seen lined up on the street outside, wrapped […]