SkillsUSA competition at Johnson College

SkillsUSA competition at Johnson College

Emily Cox of Wilkes-Barre’s CTC prepares Hannah Frostbutter of Wilkes-Barre’s CTC for make up during district SkillsUSA competition at Johnson College on November 30, 2016. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students, teachers, and industry working together to...

Tamara’s Take: Quick Reviews, Nov. 30

“Arrival,” four stars out of five. In theaters. I have a love-hate relationship with director Denis Villeneuve. His 2013 film “Prisoners” was a 2½-hour borefest where I solved the “thrilling” mystery in the movie’s first 20 minutes. “Sicario” was a better outing...

Bell named national defensive player of the week

After his 18-tackle performance against Michigan State on Saturday, Penn State linebacker Brandon Bell earned one of the biggest weekly honors given to a college football player. Bell was named the Walter Camp National Defensive Player of the Week, the first time a...