County won’t go West plus other stuff

— He seriously thought about it, even met with Lackawanna County Commissioner Jim Wansacz about being his running mate. In the end, Larry West said, he decided against running for county commissioner because he likes the job he has. He’s regional director for...
Canada is not our friend

Canada is not our friend

It was a pretty productive Saturday. My brother-and sister-in-law came over and we put a ceiling in the downstairs family room. We were feeling pretty good until it came time for them to head home. I opened the downstairs door to find that it was raining. In my...

Yanks lose out on Moncada, who heads to Boston

Yoan Moncada, who long had been rumored likely to land in the Yankees organization, is instead headed to their biggest rival. The Red Sox have agreed to sign the 19-year-old Cuban slugger to a contract — most likely a minor-league deal that will come with a...

AOW Extras: Wallenpaupack’s Chase Gallik

  Wallenpaupack senior wrestler Chase Gallik is now a four-time Class AAA Northeast Regional qualifier, thanks to his dominating performance this past weekend in the District 2 championships at the Kingston Armory. But when he takes to the mat Friday night at...