Another round of cuts for the Yankees

Just got this announcement from the Yankees: · Optioned OF Tyler Austin, RHP Danny Burawa and LHP Jose De Paula to Triple-A Scranton/Wilkes-Barre. · Optioned OF Mason Williams to Double-A Trenton. · Reassigned RHP Wilking Rodriguez to minor league camp. Austin, Burawa...
Bob Casey stands up, Dunmore officials zone out

Bob Casey stands up, Dunmore officials zone out

U.S. Sen. Bob Casey stood up for his constituents today, formally opposing the gargantuan proposed expansion of Keystone Sanitary Landfill. Last night, the Dunmore Zoning Board laid down, refusing to hear testimony from an expert witness called by Friends of...

A hat for the first day of Spring

Spring is finally here, even though there is snow in the forecast for today. What better way to celebrate the arrival of warmer days then by purchasing a new hat at a downtown Scranton department store. This two images appeared in the Scranton Times on March 20, 1968....

Happy days are here again!

— Benjamin Netanyahu’s fear-mongering won the day in the Israeli elections. Although he’s back-pedaled his recent opposition to the long-lived goal of a two-state solution, his victory risks throwing the Middle East peace process into complete chaos...