Board president steps aside over overpayment to parents

Board president steps aside over overpayment to parents

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Hanover Area School Board Member Frank Ciavarella Jr. has stepped aside as board president amid controversy over the district’s alleged overpayment of $250,000 to a transportation company owned by his parents. Wilkes-Barre...
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Have a news tip or a question you want answered? Send it to our new, public-powered reporting project: “Ask The Voice.” Want the latest news delivered straight to your phone? Sign up for our News Alerts. Between President Trump’s meeting with the...
Hundreds of new jobs at True Value

Hundreds of new jobs at True Value

This morning at citizensvoice.com: National home improvement wholesaler True Value will bring hundreds of jobs to its new distribution center in Hanover Twp. and Nanticoke. A woman alleges the Luzerne County Coroner’s Office did not make a sufficient effort to...
Twice-fired cop seeking council seat

Twice-fired cop seeking council seat

This morning at citizensvoice.com: The Exeter Borough Council fired Leonard Galli twice. Now the former borough cop is running for a council seat. Voters in Wilkes-Barre will find multiple candidates named Thomas, George and Tony on their ballots this year. The Honey...
Fearful city: Residents confront council on shootings

Fearful city: Residents confront council on shootings

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Residents of Wilkes-Barre addressed council on their fears about a series of shootings in the city. Four women who claim they were sexually assaulted by a former Wilkes-Barre police officer have opened a legal action against the...