HS BASKETBALL: 2019 District 2 Tournament tips off; Top seeds hold court; Friday’s sites and times set

The opening day of the District 2 Basketball Tournament proved the teams that earned the top seeds, did so for a reason. All of the top four seeds in Class 5A and Class 3A held and did so impressively. Abington Heights, Dallas, Wallenpaupack and Crestwood won their...

A Monday in Cooperstown

When you don't have Regular Person Weekends off, you take random day trips on Mondays. Today, my dad and I went to the National Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown for the first time in at least a decade. If you've never been, it's well worth the trip to the little...

HS BASKETBALL: 2018-19 District 2 Basketball Pairings; Lackawanna League Champions

The regular season has come to a conclusion. All four Lackawanna League chamionships have been determined. All of the preseason favorites by the league coaches won tiles after Susquehanna defeated Moutain View in a playoff game Saturday at Carbondale Area High School....

HS SWIMMING: 2019 LES RICHARDS CHAMPIONSHIPS (Results — FINAL)

It is the first big championship meet of the season as we bring you the 2019 Les Richards Championships from Scranton High School. This morning, Scranton's Aidan Drouse set a meet and pool record in qualifying for the 100-yard butterfly with a time of 52.29 seconds....

HS SWIMMING: Les Richards Meet starts with Diving; Races on Saturday

Good Friday to you all. The Lackawanna League swimming regular season had a fantastic finish as Scranton Prep girls captured the championship with a win over Delaware Valley in a battle of undefeated teams and the Delaware Valley boys completed yet another undefeated...
Archives at the Movies

Archives at the Movies

Once a month the National Archives proposes a theme for libraries, museums an archives to share materials from their collections based on that theme. This month is is Archives at the Movies. You can follow along on social media with the hashtags #archiveshashtagparty...

Here are seven Black-owned beauty brands you need to know

Here are seven Black-owned beauty brands you need to know

Everyone deserves to feel beautiful in their own skin. It's no secret that brands (in the past and even up until today) haven't always been inclusive as far as shade and color ranges for an array of skin tones and complexions. For many women of color, makeup shopping...

Thorpe evidently back to offense

Every day during winter workouts, Penn State's assistant coaches take time to tweet messages of congratulations to members of the team for strong performances, hard work, dedication, or anything else, really, they choose to point out. It isn't always particularly...

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: T.J. Jones

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: T.J. Jones

Graphic courtesy of Penn State Athletics Times Shamrock newspapers’ Penn State football beat writer Donnie Collins is breaking down every member of Penn State’s 2019 recruiting class who has signed their letter of intent. This is a look at receiver T.J. Jones, who is...

Road to Gold: All roads lead to Spike

Road to Gold: All roads lead to Spike

Now until the Feb. 24 Oscar telecast, Take 2 will run a series of posts focusing on issues and subjects involving the Academy Awards. This is the first time that Shelton Jackson Lee, better known as Spike Lee, has been nominated from a best director Oscar. In his...

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Joseph Darkwa

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Joseph Darkwa

Graphic courtesy of Penn State Athletics Times Shamrock newspapers’ Penn State football beat writer Donnie Collins is breaking down every member of Penn State’s 2019 recruiting class who has signed their letter of intent. This is a look at defensive tackle Joseph...

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Smith Vilbert

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Smith Vilbert

Graphic courtesy of Penn State Athletics Times Shamrock newspapers’ Penn State football beat writer Donnie Collins is breaking down every member of Penn State’s 2019 recruiting class who has signed their letter of intent. This is a look at defensive end Smith Vilbert,...

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Daequan Hardy

Class of 2019 Scouting Report: Daequan Hardy

Graphic courtesy of Penn State Athletics Times Shamrock newspapers’ Penn State football beat writer Donnie Collins is breaking down every member of Penn State’s 2019 recruiting class who has signed their letter of intent. This is a look at cornerback Daequan Hardy,...

Black (and blue) face

Black (and blue) face

Virginia Governor Ralph Northam's political career is on the line due to a photograph published 35 years ago in his medical school yearbook.

Celebrating Chinese New Year

Celebrating Chinese New Year

Billions of people will be celebrating Chinese New Year or the Spring Festival. To help you celebrate this international holiday, we would like to share some recipes from our archives. The recipes appeared in the Scranton Times in 1967 (The Year of Sheep) and 1987...

Lackawanna adds third member to PSU class

About a week after he received an offer to join the Penn State football program, Lackawanna College punter Bradley King accepted it. Via his Twitter account on Monday, King announced he accepted the chance to join the Nittany Lions this fall as a preferred walk-on....

Trailer Talk: Super Bowl LIII edition

Trailer Talk: Super Bowl LIII edition

Many movies debut new trailers or spots during the Super Bowl, one of the most-watched sporting events of the year. Trailer Talk takes a look at all the teasers that debuted during Sunday's big game. https://youtu.be/-iFq6IcAxBc "Avengers: End Game" "Some people move...