L.A. Tarone: Radio silence

This morning at citizensvoice.com: L.A. Tarone, a colorful and knowledgeable fixture on the local media scene, has died at 58. A new logistics/warehouse facility is coming to Pittston Twp. A couple is facing charges after allegedly engaging in sex acts in broad...
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What’s in your wallet says about you

This morning at citizensvoice.com: When it comes to your wallet, you are what you carry, according to our personal finance columnist. In other news, more than 100 people were charged in a weekend crime sweep in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. Local amateur radio...
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Editor’s Note: Grading Our Schools

It's time again for the annual Grading Our Schools project, and the data shows that the students who do the best on tests live in more affluent areas. Four districts exceeded the state average. The annual RiverFest also concluded Saturday with environmental exhibits,...
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Editor’s Note: Remembering Jack Smurl

Do you remember when the Smurl haunting commanded national attention? Family patriarch Jack Smurl passed away Thursday, and his daughter remembers a man protective of his family and involved in his community. Wilkes-Barre police are searching for a homeless man who's...
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Editor’s Note: News you may have missed

It's been a busy week in the news, catch up with our weekly feature "News You May Have Missed." Today is the 45th anniversary of the day the dikes failed during the Agnes Flood. We have memories and ?photos. Why wait until St. Patrick's Day to get your Irish on? A new...
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L.A. Tarone: Radio silence

L.A. Tarone: Radio silence

This morning at citizensvoice.com: L.A. Tarone, a colorful and knowledgeable fixture on the local media scene, has died at 58. A new logistics/warehouse facility is coming to Pittston Twp. A couple is facing charges after allegedly engaging in sex acts in broad...

What’s in your wallet says about you

What’s in your wallet says about you

This morning at citizensvoice.com: When it comes to your wallet, you are what you carry, according to our personal finance columnist. In other news, more than 100 people were charged in a weekend crime sweep in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties. Local amateur radio...

Editor’s Note: Grading Our Schools

It's time again for the annual Grading Our Schools project, and the data shows that the students who do the best on tests live in more affluent areas. Four districts exceeded the state average. The annual RiverFest also concluded Saturday with environmental exhibits,...

Editor’s Note: Remembering Jack Smurl

Do you remember when the Smurl haunting commanded national attention? Family patriarch Jack Smurl passed away Thursday, and his daughter remembers a man protective of his family and involved in his community. Wilkes-Barre police are searching for a homeless man who's...

Editor’s Note: News you may have missed

Editor’s Note: News you may have missed

It's been a busy week in the news, catch up with our weekly feature "News You May Have Missed." Today is the 45th anniversary of the day the dikes failed during the Agnes Flood. We have memories and ?photos. Why wait until St. Patrick's Day to get your Irish on? A new...

Son on the run after Father’s Day killing

Son on the run after Father’s Day killing

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Police are seeking a man they say beat his father to death with a baseball bat on Father's Day. The parents of slain prison guard Eric Williams testified Wednesday in the death-penalty hearing of the inmate convicted of the killing....

Can you hear me now? Censored grad goes national

Can you hear me now? Censored grad goes national

This morning at citizensvoice.com:ingĀ  Our story on the Wyoming Area valedictorian who was censored by school administrators has gone national, yielding interviews with CNN and the Washington Post and an appearance on "Jimmy Kimmel Live." In other news, the state has...

Facebook friend on the jury

Facebook friend on the jury

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Attorneys in the mistrial of a mother accused of plotting to gas her children say the jury foreman violated a judge's orders by referring to his jury duty in a series of Facebook posts during the trial. Mohegan Sun Pocono is...