Florence hits the coast

Florence hits the coast

This morning at citizensvoice.com: Locals with vacation homes in the Carolinas are watching and worrying as Hurricane Florence hits the coast. The Ali Baba Lounge in Wilkes-Barre is in danger of losing its liquor license due to numerous citations and incidents. A...
Bird walk Sept. 1 at Lacawac

Bird walk Sept. 1 at Lacawac

Hikers can join experts from the Northeastern Pennsylvania Audubon Society on a hike through the Lacawac Sanctuary on Sept. 1 from 8 to 10 a.m. They will look for migrating birds passing through the sanctuary at 94 Sanctuary Road, Lake Ariel. Bring binoculars.
Beaches close at Tuscarora, Locust Lake

Beaches close at Tuscarora, Locust Lake

Beaches closed today at Locust Lake and Tuscarora state parks because high water left from recent rains could raise the bacteria levels. The beaches will remain closed until the water recedes and tests show acceptable test results. Meanwhile, workers have posted signs...
Scuba demo July 21 at Locust Lake

Scuba demo July 21 at Locust Lake

The emergency rescue scuba diving team of Ryan Twp. will demonstrate techniques and equipment such as underwater video and wireless communication on Saturday at 5 p.m. at the south boat launch parking lot of Locust Lake State Park. Spectators can talk to divers while...
Fish with a waterways conservation officer

Fish with a waterways conservation officer

SWEET VALLEY, PA – Fish with an expert. The Pennsylvania Fish and Boat Commission welcomes the public to Fish with a Waterways Conservation Officer on July 21 from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.at Moon Lake Park, Luzerne County. Young and old, families and singles will have a...
And they’re off: Geese fly away from golf course pond

And they’re off: Geese fly away from golf course pond

I heard the geese before I started skiing toward them, but there were more than I expected. Stopping a distance away, I tried to sneak in with the zoom on my phone’s camera. I snapped a few shots, and they started honking,. Although I hadn’t moved any...