Tradition colors gown debate at Dallas

Tradition colors gown debate at Dallas

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Seniors at Dallas High School are in an uproar over a plan to abandon graduation caps and gowns that use different colors for boys and girls. A two-year paving project on Interstate 81 in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties is to begin...
Thoughtlessly cutting the Special Olympics

Thoughtlessly cutting the Special Olympics

This morning at citizensvoice.com: On Saturday, Mountain Top turned out to fete Special Olympics medal winner Aaron Keller . On Tuesday, the U.S. Secretary of Education proposed eliminating Special Olympics’ federal funding. Read our editorial. The Wilkes-Barre...
Continuing storm over stormwater fee

Continuing storm over stormwater fee

This morning at citizensvoice.com Get set for another round of controversy over the new stormwater fee as bills for 11,000 businesses, some of which will owe thousands of dollars annually, are in the mail. Despite a waiver from state environmental officials releasing...
High school teacher in nude selfie flap

High school teacher in nude selfie flap

This morning at citizensvoice.com: A local high school teacher is in hot water for allegedly urging a female student to send a nude selfie to the student’s boyfriend. A candidate for Luzerne County Councill was arrested on drunken driving charges. Locals reacted...

Saturday bicycle rides resume at Around Town

Bicyclists gather for a group ride organized by Around Town Bicycles of Wilkes-Barre. Saturday morning rides will resume from Around Town Bicycles, R 59 N. Main St., Wilke-Barre on April 6. The group rolls out at 8 a.m. sharp and will return by 10 a.m. There is plenty...