The Times-Tribune (Scranton)

  • Scranton Primary expanding with mental health services, other initiatives
    Monday - 01/22/2018 - 12:00 AM

    SCRANTON — The city’s federally qualified health center has plans to address a serious shortage in mental and behavioral health services. The Clinics at Scranton Primary Health Care Center on Wyoming Avenue plans to begin construction on roughly 5,000 squ

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    Monday - 01/22/2018 - 12:00 AM

    Hawley Program night: Lackawanna College — Lake Region Center PTA program night, Feb. 21, 5-7 p.m., 8 Silk Mill Drive, third floor; admissions, application fee waived and financial aid; RSVP by Feb.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • District proposes two-year contract, wage freeze to Scranton teachers
    Monday - 01/22/2018 - 12:00 AM

    The Scranton School District wants its teachers to accept a two-year contract that freezes salaries, increases workload and eliminates extra pay. As the district attempts to find a way to balance its 2018 budget and reduce the estimated $40 million defici

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  • LACKAWANNAA COUNTY SENTENCINGS
    Monday - 01/22/2018 - 12:00 AM

    President Judge Michael Barrasse sentenced the following defendants recently in Lackawanna County Court: ■ Christian Abdalla, 23, 2 Scranton-Pocono Highway, Scranton, to two years’ probation for possession of court supervision and possession of drug parap

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  • CHRIS KELLY: Old Forge Hold 'em
    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:00 AM

    Called on his bluff for the umpteenth time, Chris Thomas smiled like butter wouldn’t melt in his mouth.

    Cool confidence is a plus in poker but can’t improve a losing hand.

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  • If House reduced, region will likely lose reps, legislators say
    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:00 AM

    If voters approve reducing the state House by about a quarter, Northeast Pennsylvania will certainly wind up with fewer representatives in Harrisburg, local legislators said. “I think if we’re reducing the House by a quarter, I don’t see how our region in

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  • VETERANS
    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:00 AM

    VFW Post 4909 plans dinner-dance Dupont VFW Post 4909 Home Association’s Valentine’s Day dinner-dance, Feb. 10, post; bar open, 7:30 p.m.-12:30 a.m.; dinner, 7:30-8:45; Millennium playing, 9 p.m.-1 a.m., door prizes; $30; reservations, Bob Lopata at post

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  • Knife-wielding robber on the run
    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:00 AM

    MOOSIC — A man wielding a knife who held up a Moosic gas station Friday is still on the run. An employee was mopping the floor of the Citgo Gas Station off Birney Avenue in the borough around 7 p.m.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

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    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:00 AM

    1. A pilot project aimed at preventing the unauthorized use of cellphones in Lackawanna County Family Court is working as intended and may expand to ... A. the federal courthouse across the street.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share

  • NEPA’s Most Wanted Fugitives, 1/21/2018
    Sunday - 01/21/2018 - 12:09 AM

    Corey Nelson Wanted by: State Board of Probation and Parole. Fugitive since: Jan. 3. Wanted for: Theft by deception, flight to avoid apprehension, create/reinforce false impression. Sentenced to one to five years of incarceration.More | Talk | Read It Later | Share