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    Programming Note: SWB RailRiders Home Opener

    UPDATE: The SWB RailRiders home opener will air live beginning at 8:00 PM, Thursday, April 7 on WNEP2. ABC progams will air as regularly scheduled on WNEP Inside Edition will air Thursday 7:30 PM. Grey’s Anatomy will air Thursday 8:00 PM. Scandal will air Thursday 9:00 PM. Many cable/satellite subscribers can also watch full episodes of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal for free the day after they air at and the Watch ABC app.

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    Glass Fragments Prompt Food Recalls of Peppers and Cashews

    Two companies have issued voluntary recalls because of possible glass contamination of their products. The separate recalls are unrelated. Emerald brand 100-calorie packages of roasted and salted cashew halves and pieces are being recalled “due to the possible presence of small glass pieces.” The recall was issued out of an abundance of caution following a consumer complaint of small glass pieces in their product. No injuries have been reported. Emerald is one of several brands owned and manufactured by Snyder’s-Lance. […]

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    Trump Truck Stuck

    PITTSTON — A truck advertising Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump got stuck on the Water Street Bridge connecting Pittston and West Pittston Wednesday afternoon. Local businessman Bob Bolus donated this rig to the Trump campaign so it can go around and advertise for Trump. It appears the driver made too sharp a turn onto the bridge in Luzerne County and got stuck. @WNEP Pittston, pa — Eric Smith (@edstray81) March 30, 2016

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    “Dancing in the Streets” Family 4-pack Ticket Giveaway

    Join the original and the best celebration of Motown’s Greatest Hits with the spectacular, critically acclaimed Dancing in the Streets. Experience the energy and electricity of the motor city in a stunning production packed with hit after hit, all killer, no filler! Dancing in the Streets will take you through the Motown repertoire, with classic hits including a selection of: “I Heard It Through The Grapevine”, “Baby Love”, “My Girl”, “Dancing in the Streets”, “I’ll Be There”, “Signed Sealed Delivered […]

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    Full Moon Slideshow

    Check out some great photos of our moon and submit your own!

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    Scranton Native Headed Back to Final Four as Assistant Coach

    (CNN) — Midwest Region No. 10-seed Syracuse moved into the Final Four in the NCAA men’s college basketball tournament Sunday, downing No. 1-seed Virginia 68-62. Syracuse will play the winner of Sunday’s second game — which matches East Region No. 1 North Carolina and No. 6 Notre Dame — next Saturday in Houston. Scranton native Gerry McNamara is an assistant coach with the Syracuse Men’s Basketball Team. McNamara played high school basketball at Bishop Hannan High School. He then went […]

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    What You Need to Know about IRS Phone Scams

    Aggressive and threatening phone calls by criminals impersonating IRS agents have become a threat to taxpayers according to the IRS. IRS officials warn that unsolicited phone calls claiming to be IRS enforcement are from scam artists and they advise you to hang up. Officials with the IRS say they never make phone call without first sending official notification by mail. More information on IRS phone scams, including information on how to report the scammers, is available here.

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    PA Supreme Court Justice Assaulted in Philadelphia

    PHILADELPHIA — A Pennsylvania Supreme Court justice was attacked by a homeless man in Philadelphia, according to reports. Investigators said a homeless man asked Justice Kevin Dougherty for money as Dougherty left Philadelphia City Hall around 6 p.m. Friday. That’s when the alleged assault happened, WPVI reports. Authorities caught the suspect. Dougherty, a Philadelphia native, was sworn in as a Supreme Court justice earlier this year. There’s no word on the extent of his injuries.

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    Internet Baffled When Woman Disappears on Live TV

    Now you see her. Now you don’t. Video from a Norwegian TV station has people scratching their heads. The clip originally aired on TV2’s “Sports Center,” WJW reports. There are two women on the left side of the video while a man does an interview. As the one walks away with her luggage, then second seems to disappear. Did you see it? There’s also an animated GIF file viewed more than 5 million times on Imgur. View post on

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    Bumble Bee Recalls 30,000 Cases of Tuna Over Spoilage Concerns

    SAN DIEGO, Calif. — Tens of thousands of cases of Bumble Bee tuna are being recalled because of possible spoilage that could introduce “life-threatening” organisms or pathogens into the food, the company said. Bumble Bee Foods, LLC announced the voluntary recall Wednesday. It applies to a total of 31,579 cases of tuna produced in February and sent to stores nationwide, the company said. All recalled tuna cans are marked with a can code starts with the letter T, and have the […]

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    New Contract in Shamokin Area School District

    SHAMOKIN — It appears the Shamokin Area School Board and teachers agreed to a new contract Tuesday night. That’s according to the Shamokin Area Education Association’s Facebook page. Teachers went on strike twice this school year. The first time was in September. The second was in January. They had to return to class to get in the necessary amount of school days. The terms of the new contract have not been released.


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