Penguins playoff primer

It's been a long time — too long, admittedly — since I've checked in here at the blog. However, the release of the first AHL Playoff Primer on Friday morning compelled me to throw together some thoughts. Firstly, here is a link to the document at theahl.com. If you're...

Suspend the stormwater fee, congressman says

This morning at citizensvoice.com: U.S. Rep. Dan Meuser wants the state Department of Environmental Protection to suspend the controversial stormwater fee. Shawn Richard Christy, the subject of a three-month manhunt for allegedly threatening the president on Facebook...

Our schools a year after Parkland

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local schools have bolstered security in the year since a school shooter killed 17 in Florida. A video showing security officers subduing a student at Hazleton Area High School sparked a protest Wednesday. A Wilkes-Barre Twp. police...

Scranton women shot in Wilkes-Barre

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre police are investigating the shooting of two 19-year-old Scranton women who were founded wounded in their car on South Main Stereet Tuesday night. PennDOT and state police have ramped up the use of bans on trucks on...

A slippery forecast

Keep track of the icy storm causing school closings and highway restrictions today at citizensvoice.com. Exeter Twp. officials will likely face a court challenge to their denial of approval for a drug treatment center in a former school. A former caregiver admitted to...

Penguins playoff primer

It's been a long time — too long, admittedly — since I've checked in here at the blog. However, the release of the first AHL Playoff Primer on Friday morning compelled me to throw together some thoughts. Firstly, here is a link to the document at theahl.com. If you're...

Suspend the stormwater fee, congressman says

Suspend the stormwater fee, congressman says

This morning at citizensvoice.com: U.S. Rep. Dan Meuser wants the state Department of Environmental Protection to suspend the controversial stormwater fee. Shawn Richard Christy, the subject of a three-month manhunt for allegedly threatening the president on Facebook...

Our schools a year after Parkland

Our schools a year after Parkland

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Local schools have bolstered security in the year since a school shooter killed 17 in Florida. A video showing security officers subduing a student at Hazleton Area High School sparked a protest Wednesday. A Wilkes-Barre Twp. police...

Scranton women shot in Wilkes-Barre

Scranton women shot in Wilkes-Barre

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Wilkes-Barre police are investigating the shooting of two 19-year-old Scranton women who were founded wounded in their car on South Main Stereet Tuesday night. PennDOT and state police have ramped up the use of bans on trucks on...

A slippery forecast

A slippery forecast

Keep track of the icy storm causing school closings and highway restrictions today at citizensvoice.com. Exeter Twp. officials will likely face a court challenge to their denial of approval for a drug treatment center in a former school. A former caregiver admitted to...

Should pot be legal?

Should pot be legal?

This morning at citizensvoice.com: We examine calls for the legalization of marijuana in the second part of our three-part series. The superintendent has gone on leave at the Hanover Area School District, where alleged overpayments to a transportation company owned by...

Are your taxes going up?

Are your taxes going up?

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Property owners in 15 municipalities face rate increases. Police are investigating the theft of tens of thousands of dollars that has put a local fire company out of commission. A Toronto-bound plane had to make an emergency landing...

Twice-fired cop wants Wyoming job

Twice-fired cop wants Wyoming job

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A former Exeter cop fired twice for using his work computer for personal use -- including to view porn -- is up for a job in neighboring Wyoming. Hazleton Area officials say an online video showing security workers vigrouously...

All in the family at Hanover Area

All in the family at Hanover Area

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The Hanover Area School Board terminated its contract with a transportation company owned by a board member's parents, alleging the company had been overpaid by $$250,000. Who are the winners and losers in Gov. Tom Wolf's proposed...