Judge William J Nealon

Judge William J Nealon

Today, Senior U.S. District Judge William J Nealon becomes the longest serving district judge in history of the federal judiciary. His life and career were profiled this past Sunday by staff writer Jeff Horvath. You can read Jeff article here...

Aretha Franklin 1942 – 2018

Aretha Franklin, the Queen of Soul, died this morning at her home in Detroit. She was 76.  On March 28,  2002, Franklin performed at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. Below are two images from that performance.   You can read the preview and review of the concert...
Two Headed Calf of Montrose

Two Headed Calf of Montrose

Two is sometimes better then one. In the case of two heads, it is hard to say. But finding a second two-headed calf photo in our archives, is kinda of cool. Faithful readers may remember the story we posted here on the blog back in May 2016 about the two-headed calf...
Over the Years – The Vans Warped Tour

Over the Years – The Vans Warped Tour

Images from the Vans Warped Tour over the past 12 years at Montage Mountain and be sure to check out today’s Time Warp article on the first Warped Tour at Montage in 2005 and Gia Mazur’s interview with the band Motionless in White who are performing at...
I’ll have the Davy Crockett

I’ll have the Davy Crockett

Kenny Zupp of Harrison Ave and Steven Smith of Wheeler Ave both went under the clippers and to get the best “free” haircut in town on July 20, 1955. The haircut was the Davy Crockett – a short haircut with the back cut to resemble the tail of a...
Motorcycle Gang on Adams Ave

Motorcycle Gang on Adams Ave

Last Saturday, you may remember reading in 50 Years Ago in the Times-Tribune  a short article dealing with a motorcycle gang causing a bit of trouble on Adams Ave in Scranton. Well as I was researching today’s piece, the paper ran images from the gang’s...