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    Healthy Meal Ideas for Back to School

    With many students starting back to school, now is the time many health experts say is good to get your kids back into a regular school routine and that includes healthy eating habits. Ryan Leckey has some savvy ideas for students when it comes to healthy school meals.

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    University of Scranton To Host: Back To School Bonanza

    Click here to learn more about the Back to School Bonanza!

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    Healthy School Lunch Ideas

    For more information & ideas when it comes to healthy school lunches, head here.

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    Armed Robbers Hit Fast Food Restaurant in Hazleton

    HAZLETON — A masked bandit targeted a fast food joint in Hazleton. Authorities said KFC on East Broad Street was hit just before 10:30p.m. on Sunday. Officers said the man with a gun made off with some cash in the armed robbery in Luzerne County.

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    Christmas Tree Farm Damaged by Vandals

    HAMILTON TOWNSHIP — Christmas trees were the target for vandals in Monroe County. Authorities said someone drove an ATV through Howard’s Christmas Tree Farm on Polk Valley Road near Stroudsburg Saturday. State police said about 30 trees were damaged, costing the farm in Monroe County about 900 bucks.

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    Volunteers Clean Up Former Pittston Pool

    PITTSTON — Volunteers rolled up their sleeves on Saturday to clean up one part of Luzerne County. Mericle Commercial Real Estate donated all sorts of materials and equipment to reclaim the abandoned Pittston City Pool as part of its “Lend a hand” Program. Volunteers from Mericle spent Saturday putting finishing touches on the project. The city hopes to sell the property to a developer to get it back on the tax rolls in Luzerne County.

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    Folks Run, Walk to Benefit Local School in Lackawanna County

    SOUTH ABINGTON TOWNSHIP — Folks came together on Saturday to raise money for a school in Lackawanna County. Abington Christian Academy hosted its Second Annual ACA Adult 5K Run/Walk and Free 5K Kids’ Fun Run Friday morning. Runners took on a cross country course on the campus of Baptist Bible College near Clarks Summit. Awards were given out for top finishers, and the first 50 participants got a medal. Proceeds from the run/walk benefit Abington Christian Academy and go towards […]

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    Police on Lookout for Vandals in Hazleton

    HAZLETON — Police are on the lookout for whoever vandalized several vehicles over the past few days in Hazleton. Officers said at least 10 vehicles were either damaged or had things taken out of them since Friday while they were parked on streets of the city. Anyone with information is asked to call Hazleton police.

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    Wilkes-Barre Man Facing Child Porn Charges

    WILKES-BARRE — A man is behind bars accused of having child porn on his computer in Wilkes-Barre. According to court papers, Scott Savage, 40, was arraigned in Luzerne County Court on Friday on more than 100 charges of child pornography. Published reports said a search warrant uncovered the videos on Savage’s computer. Savage was unable to post bail and is locked up in the Luzerne County Correctional Facility.

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    UPDATE: Fire in Carbondale Ruled Arson

    CARBONDALE — A fire that damaged two homes in Carbondale early Friday morning has been ruled arson. A State Police fire marshal says the fire was set shortly before 3:30 a.m. in or near a structure that sat between homes on 8th Avenue and Wayne Street. The flames spread to a double block home on 8th Avenue and a home on Wayne Street. The people living in the home on 8th Avenue were woken up by neighbors. Another neighbor helped […]

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    Late Night Dumpster Fire in Scranton

    SCRANTON — Late night flames scorched a business in Scranton. Officials said firefighters were called out to Ollie’s Bargain Outlet in the Keyser Oak Plaza just before 11:00p.m. Thursday night. Crews said a dumpster behind the building was burning and the flames were doused quickly. Scranton’s fire inspector is looking for what caused the flames in Lackawanna County.

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    UPDATE: Travel Center Suffers From Smoke Damage Caused by Electrical Fire

    DUPONT — A small electrical fire hit a travel center in Luzerne County. Fire crews said the Petro Travel Center in Dupont suffered some smoke damage and the fire is believed to have started in the walls. An official with Petro said the travel center is open after the fire in Luzerne County.

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