Photos: Blizzard of 2017

Photos: Blizzard of 2017

A woman clears snow from a driveway in Clarks Green Tuesday afternoon. Michael J. Mullen / Staff Photographer Pedestrians walk along Main Street in Clarks Summit Tuesday afternoon. MIchael J. Mullen / Staff Photographer Recreational vehicles ride along State Street in...
SNO-M-G!

SNO-M-G!

While today’s blizzard likely will be one for the books, Northeastern Pennsylvanians are accustomed to an occasional late-winter nor’easter. We’ll just dig out and wait for the first daffodils of spring.
The Great Blizzard of 1888

The Great Blizzard of 1888

The Great Blizzard of 1888 started on March 11 and raged till  March 14, leaving in its wake several feet of snow from New Jersey to Massachusetts. Here is the account of the storm from the March 14, 1888 edition of The Scranton Republican. Further reading: The Great...