Remembering Barbara Bush

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Locals recall their encounters with former First Lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at 92. Damenti's, a landmark Mountain Top restaurant that operated for nearly 70 years before it was gutted by fire four years ago, is returning at...
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Police seek gunman in Wilkes-Barre

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre police scrambled late Monday to find a gunman who fired multiple shots near an intersection in the city's North End. Plains Twp. is joining the growing list of municipalities and counties suing big pharmaceutical...
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Want to vote in May? Register today.

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Today is the last day to register to vote before the May primary. We have instructions for registering online, by mail or in person. Tomorrow is the deadline for filing federal income taxes. We have tips for maximizing your refund....
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Penguins season goal reports

Hope everyone has settled in for the final weekend of the regular season. It will be interesting to see how the Atlantic standings shake out by Sunday night. I wanted to check in with an extra piece from practice during the week. As you may be aware, the Penguins post...
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The case of the purloined Easter Egg

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A former Mohegan Sun Pocono executive already doing time for scamming the casino for more than $400,000 was arraigned Wednesday on charges he rigged an Easter Egg drawing and pocketed some of the winnings. A Shavertown man will serve...
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Remembering Barbara Bush

Remembering Barbara Bush

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Locals recall their encounters with former First Lady Barbara Bush, who died Tuesday at 92. Damenti's, a landmark Mountain Top restaurant that operated for nearly 70 years before it was gutted by fire four years ago, is returning at...

Police seek gunman in Wilkes-Barre

Police seek gunman in Wilkes-Barre

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre police scrambled late Monday to find a gunman who fired multiple shots near an intersection in the city's North End. Plains Twp. is joining the growing list of municipalities and counties suing big pharmaceutical...

Want to vote in May? Register today.

Want to vote in May? Register today.

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Today is the last day to register to vote before the May primary. We have instructions for registering online, by mail or in person. Tomorrow is the deadline for filing federal income taxes. We have tips for maximizing your refund....

Penguins season goal reports

Hope everyone has settled in for the final weekend of the regular season. It will be interesting to see how the Atlantic standings shake out by Sunday night. I wanted to check in with an extra piece from practice during the week. As you may be aware, the Penguins post...

The case of the purloined Easter Egg

The case of the purloined Easter Egg

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A former Mohegan Sun Pocono executive already doing time for scamming the casino for more than $400,000 was arraigned Wednesday on charges he rigged an Easter Egg drawing and pocketed some of the winnings. A Shavertown man will serve...

Courthouse renovations unveiled

Courthouse renovations unveiled

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Take a look at the newly renovated Luzerne County Courthouse and find out how you can take a tour of the historic building. A Post Office survey of dog bites shows Wilkes-Barre can be a dangerous place to deliver the mail. A Dallas...

NAACP head: School consolidation plan discriminates

NAACP head: School consolidation plan discriminates

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The local head of the NAACP says Wilkes-Barre Area's school consolidation plan discriminates because it leaves out GAR High School, which has a higher percentage of students of color than the district's two other high schools. Four...

Leaving Wilkes-Barre? Expect a delay.

Leaving Wilkes-Barre? Expect a delay.

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Road construction is expected to slow traffic leaving Wilkes-Barre via North River Street and the North Cross Valley Expressway this week. Find out what routes to avoid on your commute with our weekly roadwork update. Two Ashley...

Moses All-Star Classic tips off tonight

Moses All-Star Classic tips off tonight

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The 49th annual Dr. George P. Moses All-Star Classic, featuring the top high school basketball players in the Wyoming Valley Conference, tips off tonight. A financial crunch has the Crestwood School Board exploring tax increases,...

Kids-for-cash judge wins court decision

Kids-for-cash judge wins court decision

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Notorious kids-for-cash judge Mark A. Ciavarella Jr. won a victory in his battle for a new trial on all the charges that landed him in federal prison for 28 years. A state grand jury probing child sex abuse by priests in six Roman...