Bad news for West Scranton’s girls chances

West Scranton’s girls basketball team has been one of the pleasant surprises through the first month of the season. But the news Friday was not good for the Lady Invaders. All-Region senior guard Jane Joyce reportedly suffered a torn ACL which was acerbated as...

Flashback Friday – A visit by the First Lady

Fifty years ago tomorrow,  Lady Bird Johnson, First Lady of the United States, paid a visit to Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. The purpose of her visit was to take part in the dedication of the new Science Center at Wilkes College now Wilkes University.  Prior to heading...

Love him like an uncle?

— Erstwhile NBA star and current, um … “celebrity” Dennis Rodman seems blissfully delusional in his ongoing bro-mance with North Korea’s Kim Jong Un. Consider that the third-generation dictator just ordered his second-in-command (and...