Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice

Filter by Popularity: - - - -
Thumbnail
A steel barrier protected Forty Fort from the rising Susquehanna River when Tropical Storm Agnes hit the Wyoming Valley in June 1972 - 46 years... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The city will recoup nearly all the money it spent demolishing the former Hotel Sterling in 2013, but Luzerne County won't see a dime of... [Read More]
Thumbnail
An Edwardsville man faces indecent assault charges alleging he groped and fondled a woman after entering her bedroom last month. Christopher Michael Rodriguez, 28, of... [Read More]
The Luzerne County Convention Center Authority on Friday filed notice it intends to appeal a federal judge's decision that the Mohegan Sun Arena cannot impose... [Read More]
PROPERTY TRANSACTIONS n Judy Abrams Tkach et al. to Citizens Bank of Pennsylvania, $100,000; Park Lane, Exeter. n Jesenia Jimenez et al. to Mortgage Electronic... [Read More]
An Edwardsville man wanted on a warrant had to be stunned with a Taser before police could get him into custody early Friday, police said.... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A former borough resident is facing felony animal cruelty charges after the emaciated corpse of a pit bull was found in an abandoned cage at... [Read More]
Thumbnail
Breaking sports news, national sports news from The Citizens Voice and citizensvoice.com covering all of Luzerne County from local leagues to high schools to the... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The former treasurer of the Schuyler Avenue Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization is accused of siphoning off more than $14,000 from the group's checking account... [Read More]
Starting July 10, Dallas School District and teachers union negotiators must meet daily for four hours a day to settle the ongoing contract dispute, according... [Read More]
Thumbnail
When a tornado struck Wilkes-Barre Twp. last week, Ronne Kurlancheek said it destroyed almost everything in her furniture store except the office and bathroom. Kurlancheek,... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The former treasurer of the Schuyler Avenue Elementary School Parent Teacher Organization is accused of siphoning off more than $14,000 from the group's checking account... [Read More]
One of the city's two police K-9s is expected to be hitting the streets again sometime around mid-July. Police Commander Joe Coffay said he delivered... [Read More]
Thumbnail
The owner of a century-old family-owned business who saw her furniture store decimated by a tornado last week is looking forward to making a fresh... [Read More]
Thumbnail
There's no shortage of opportunities for young people looking for summer jobs in Northeast Pennsylvania. Filling the jobs, however, has been difficult for some employers.... [Read More]
An error in a new PPL Electric payment processing system makes it appear as if some customers were billed twice this month, but a spokesman... [Read More]
Thumbnail
A co-owner of The Vault restaurant got zoning approval Wednesday to turn the long-vacant Hotel Sterling Annex building into a 26-unit multi-family apartment building. Benito... [Read More]
Traffic delays are expected along Interstate 81 on Thursday due to a lane closure, according to the state Department of Transportation. A single lane will... [Read More]
DOMESTIC RELATIONS Senior Judge Carmen Minora, presiding Wednesday over Luzerne County Domestic Relations Contempt Court, ordered the following defendant jailed for failure to pay child... [Read More]
Police are seeking an all-terrain vehicle rider who was involved in a hit-and-run crash Monday afternoon. Police said a motorist was backing a Ford Escape... [Read More]
Jump To: