Light chasing dark

Light chasing dark

Pennsylvania’s junior GOP Sen. Pat Toomey is one of the 13 older, white, male supposed health-care “experts” currently crafting Mitch McConnell’s replacement to Barack Obama’s signature Affordable Care Act — otherwise referred to as...
Demand answers on SSA sale tonight at town hall

Demand answers on SSA sale tonight at town hall

On Wednesday, the Scranton Sewer Authority board again thumbed its collective nose at residents of Scranton and Dunmore and anyone who believes transparency is an essential element of good government. For the second time in two months, the board ignored a mushrooming...

Rebecca’s Take: “Wonder Woman”

“Wonder Woman”: 4.5 out of 5 stars. In theaters. Full of joy, hope and optimism, “Wonder Woman” is not only the hero we deserve, but the one we need. With its empowering female lead, heart-stopping action and nuanced story, “Wonder Woman” transcends the...
Throwback Thursday – Now pitching …

Throwback Thursday – Now pitching …

On May 28, 2007, seven time Cy Young award winning pitcher Roger Clemens played with the Scranton/Wilkes-Barre Yankees at PNC Field in Moosic.  This appearance brought 11,310 people to ballpark. Clemens pitched six innings against the Toledo Mud Hens. He struck out...
Postgame notes: Higashioka headed for doctor

Postgame notes: Higashioka headed for doctor

A few notes from the clubhouse after tonight’s game. Higashioka leaves game Catcher Kyle Higashioka left Wednesday’s game between the bottom of the seventh and top of the eighth inning. Higashioka hit a high flyout to left in the seventh, then Eddy...