Giving up the ‘ghost teachers’

Giving up the ‘ghost teachers’

The state Senate is considering legislation banning “ghost teachers” — public school teachers who are paid by taxpayers while on leave to conduct union business. One-quarter of Pennsylvania school districts, including two  in Luzerne County, employ...

GAME 5 FINAL: Bruins 2, Penguins 1

WILKES-BARRE, TWP. – The Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins set a franchise record for shots on goal in a regulation Calder Cup Playoff game on Sunday with 51. They weren’t enough. Providence goaltender Zane McIntyre stopped 50 shots and rookie forward Danton Heinen...