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Random Acts of Kindness for Some School Kids in Honesdale
HONESDALE, Pa. -- There were lots of smiles in part of Wayne County as children set out to share joy with others. Their random acts of kindness are meant to be a lifelong lesson.
Jazz act set for shows in Scranton, Honesdale
Mostly Other People Do the Killing will perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday at The University of Scranton's Houlihan-McLean Center, Mulberry Street and Jefferson Avenue, Scranton. Formed in 2003, the ensemble's core trio consists of: original members Moppa (Matthew Thomas) Elliott, composer and bass, and Ke
Audubon hosting bird photography workshop
HONESDALE - Join the Northeast Pennsylvania Audubon Society in a free hands-on photographic workshop and slide show, presented by professional photographer Mike Malzone. The event is set Monday, March 4 at 6:30 p.m., at the Chamber of Commerce building, 32 Commercial St., Honesdale.
Pennsylvania Game Commission internship plants career seeds for student
UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — A summer internship with the Pennsylvania Game Commission helped Penn State senior Dominic Lenzi cultivate his skills in the field of forestry. Lenzi, of Hermitage, a forest ecosystem management major in the College of Agricultural Sciences, learned about the internship when a
Staying Safe on Icy Roads in Wayne County
LEHIGH TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- The latest winter storm has passed, but there are hazards on the roads Thursday morning. PennDOT is out treating roadways, but side roads are pretty icy in many spots.
Pennsylvania to auction over 360 used, seized vehicles
GRANTVILLE, Pa. (WHTM) - More than 360 vehicles, either seized by police or formerly used by state agencies, will go on sale by auction next week. The state's first vehicle auction of the year will be held Tuesday at Manheim Keystone Pennsylvania, at 488 Firehouse Road in Grantville, beginning at 10
Support Group meets Feb. 28
The Wayne/Pike Suicide Awareness Committee announces the monthly meeting to be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at Wayne Memorial Hospital, 601 Park Street, Honesdale, beginning at 7 PM. The meeting will take place in Conference Room #3, 2nd floor (take the Orange elevator “A”).
5 men shot, one of them dead near Pennsylvania Ave and Bloom Street
BALTIMORE, Md. — Baltimore Police are investigating reports of five men shot near the area of Pennsylvania Avenue and Bloom Street. According to police, around 6:15 p.m. Thursday, patrol officers heard gunshots coming from the area of Pennsylvania Avenue and responded to the scene.
Gov. Tom Wolf creates Pennsylvania census team
The next decennial census count of the nation’s population is right around the corner. To prepare for the April 1, 2020, start of the count, Gov. Tom Wolf has selected more than three dozen organizations to help Pennsylvania poll its people.
Pennsylvania, ACLU reach settlement to ‘protect the rights of prisoners’
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- Starting on April 6, letters from lawyers sent to prisoners in Pennsylvania will no longer be scanned and stored at a facility in Florida. The state has reached a settlement with several groups including the ACLU.
Sex assault suspect extradited from Israel to Pennsylvania
PITTSBURGH – An Israeli man who allegedly had been on the run for 15 years after being accused of raping a teenage girl in Pennsylvania has been extradited back to the United States.
Authorities: 3 people found stabbed in Pennsylvania home
FOLSOM, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say three people have been stabbed at Pennsylvania home. But it's not yet clear what sparked the stabbings, which occurred around 10 a.m. Thursday in Ridley.
Pennsylvania prisons to stop copying inmates' legal mail
To settle two federal lawsuits, the Pennsylvania Department of Corrections will stop intercepting and copying inmates’ legal mail as part of its drug surveillance and security plans.
Pennsylvania couple accused of stealing $1.2M from church to pay for Walt Disney vacations, Pittsburgh Pirates tickets
A trusted Pennsylvania church administrator and his wife stole around $1.2 million to use on a slew of personal items, including vacations, sporting events and restaurants, officials said.
Lost Texas dog found in Pennsylvania
Reading, Pennsylvania - They say dog is man's best friend. For one man in Texas, losing his best friend when she ran off was heart-wrenching. But 9 months later, he got the call that she'd been found all the way in our Pennsylvania!
Pennsylvania may sue if it loses funds to border wall
HARRISBURG, Pa. (AP) - Pennsylvania's attorney general says he's concerned about the legality of President Donald Trump's emergency declaration to fund a wall on the U.S.-Mexico border and could sue if Pennsylvania loses federal funds because of it.
Audit: Officials in 18 Pennsylvania counties took freebies from voting machine vendors
Pennsylvania's elected auditor says officials in 18 of the 67 counties reported accepting gifts, meals or trips from firms competing to sell new voting machines ahead of the 2020 elections.
Fugitive Ian Cultrona captured in Pennsylvania, awaiting extradition
Nancy Molnar The Times-Reporter @nmolnarTRStaff Reporter A 36-year-old man who is charged with attempted murder was arrested today in New Brighton, Pa., about 28 miles northwest of Pittsburgh.
Pennsylvania, Florida hardest hit by opioid crisis
The two states, along with the District of Columbia, had opioid-related mortality rates that were at least doubling every two years, in research that looked at opioid-related mortality in the U.S. from 1999 to 2016. During that period of time, there were more than 44.9 million deaths from opioids am
Four candidates for three Wayne seats
HONESDALE, PA — Four candidates have announced their run to become Wayne County commissioners this year. Incumbent Republicans Joe Adams and Brian Smith jointly announced that they will be running in the primary in May.