NAACP calls for resignation over Facebook post

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The NAACP has joined the chorus calling for a Wilkes-Barre Area School Board member to resign over a crass Facebook post. Employees of the city-owned Wilkes-Barre Golf Club say wet weather and reduced revenues are responsible for...

S.O.S. — Save our Susquehanna

Anyone who fishes, boats, walks or sight sees along the Susquehanna River can improve the water quality by donating to a campaign. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission started the Save Our Susquehanna effort three years ago. With a $10 gift, donors receive a...

Trump/Russia: The Wilkes-Barre connection

This morning at citizensvoice.com: An indicted Russian worked with a Wilkes-Barre man to set up contacts with the Trump campaign. One local school district will spend $225,000 next year on expanded security. Looking for an impressive space for your wedding ceremony?...

Scuba demo July 21 at Locust Lake

The emergency rescue scuba diving team of Ryan Twp. will demonstrate techniques and equipment such as underwater video and wireless communication on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the south boat launch parking lot of Locust Lake State Park. Spectators can talk to divers while...

This common bush could be banned

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Have this plant in your garden? It could soon be illegal. An armed man surrendered after a standoff with police at a Nanticoke home. We have 17 tips for managing your money....
NAACP calls for resignation over Facebook post

NAACP calls for resignation over Facebook post

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The NAACP has joined the chorus calling for a Wilkes-Barre Area School Board member to resign over a crass Facebook post. Employees of the city-owned Wilkes-Barre Golf Club say wet weather and reduced revenues are responsible for...

S.O.S. — Save our Susquehanna

S.O.S. — Save our Susquehanna

Anyone who fishes, boats, walks or sight sees along the Susquehanna River can improve the water quality by donating to a campaign. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission started the Save Our Susquehanna effort three years ago. With a $10 gift, donors receive a...

Trump/Russia: The Wilkes-Barre connection

Trump/Russia: The Wilkes-Barre connection

This morning at citizensvoice.com: An indicted Russian worked with a Wilkes-Barre man to set up contacts with the Trump campaign. One local school district will spend $225,000 next year on expanded security. Looking for an impressive space for your wedding ceremony?...

Scuba demo July 21 at Locust Lake

Scuba demo July 21 at Locust Lake

The emergency rescue scuba diving team of Ryan Twp. will demonstrate techniques and equipment such as underwater video and wireless communication on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the south boat launch parking lot of Locust Lake State Park. Spectators can talk to divers while...

This common bush could be banned

This common bush could be banned

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Have this plant in your garden? It could soon be illegal. An armed man surrendered after a standoff with police at a Nanticoke home. We have 17 tips for managing your money....

One-day sale causes unbearable chaos

One-day sale causes unbearable chaos

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local shoppers who traveled seeking bargains at a one-day "Build-A-Bear" sale encountered long lines and chaos that led to the promotion's early end in stores natoinwide. A ordinance restricting fireworks in Wilkes-Barre won support...

To catch a phone thief

To catch a phone thief

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A Miami couple used a "find my phone" app to follow a van for 90 miles and retrieve a stolen iPhone in Wilkes-Barre, police say. Wilkes-Barre Area School Board members called on fellow member Ned Evans to resign after he posted a...

Urban wildlife not what it seems

Urban wildlife not what it seems

I thought, "That's not a cat," as an animal with a strange gait crossed an intersection ahead of me. Its rounded back reminded me of an armadillo until I reminded myself that there are no armadillos in West Hazleton. "Maybe it's an opossum," I thought while pulling...

School director faces Facebook backlash

School director faces Facebook backlash

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre Area School Board members have called on fellow member Ned Delaney to resign over a tasteless Facebook post. Your next visit with a Geisinger doctor could include a routine DNA test. The nursing home at the local...

Fish with a waterways conservation officer

Fish with a waterways conservation officer

SWEET VALLEY, PA – Fish with an expert. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission welcomes the public to Fish with a Waterways Conservation Officer on July 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.at Moon Lake Park, Luzerne County. Young and old, families and singles will have a...