Today is April 15, but late tax filers have been given a reprieve until Tuesday due to the Easter holiday and Emancipation Day, observed in Washington D.C. on Monday. Tax preparers will be working through the weekend.

In what might be a sign of labor strife to come,  the Wilkes-Barre Area School Board’s decision to start school in September instead of August next year means teachers won’t be getting raises. Their contract expires on Aug. 31.

Theodora’s, the restaurant that opened in the former Stagecoach Inn location about two years ago, has closed.