Planned Parenthood booted from health center

Planned Parenthood booted from health center

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Planned Parenthood, a tenant at the Kirby Health Center in Wilkes-Barre for 84 years, is being ousted by the non-profit health center’s board. The superintendent of the Crestwood School District and a top administrator have...
‘Today we need to think about peace’

‘Today we need to think about peace’

This morning at citizensvoice.com: More than 400 people gathered in Wilkes-Barre’s Jewish Community Center Monday to mourn the victims of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooting. A former Pittston Area band director has been charged with sexual misconduct involving...
Local vigil for Pittsburgh victims

Local vigil for Pittsburgh victims

This morning at citizensvoice.com: In response to the synagogue shooting in Pittsburgh, the Jewish Community Alliance will hold a vigil this evening in Wilkes-Barre as local Jewish groups and law enforcement ramp up security. The Wilkes-Barre Area School Board will...
Best seats for the big game

Best seats for the big game

This morning at citizensvoice.com: When GAR and Meyers play the last game in their intercity rivalry Saturday, the best seats won’t be in Wilkes-Barre Memorial Stadium. Crestwood School District will terminate the contract of a bus company whose failure to keep...
Crestwood bus drivers lacked background checks

Crestwood bus drivers lacked background checks

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Classes in the Crestwood School District have been cancelled for a second day after a state audit discovered many of its bus drivers lacked up-to-date background checks. Vice President Mike Pence denounced the mailing of pipe bombs...