The strike that launched The Citizens’ Voice

The strike that launched The Citizens’ Voice

WILKES-BARRE — Union leaders blew a whistle inside The Times Leader, Evening News/Record newspaper at 5:45 p.m. on Oct. 6, 1978, giving the signal to unionized workers to abandon their jobs and risk their livelihoods. “I said, ‘Folks, we are going on strike against...
Eric Bowman: A part of him lives on

Eric Bowman: A part of him lives on

Following alternating bouts with drug abuse and recovery, Eric Bowman’s relapse in March 2017 killed him, but brought new life to someone he never met. After the Hunlock Creek man died of a heroin overdose, one of his kidneys was transplanted in a dying man in Texas....