Surf’s up

Surf’s up

As in other Pennsylvania counties, Lackawanna County’s Dept. of Elections will face a Herculean task of collating and counting scores of mail-in ballots next month.
With apologies to Spinal Tap

With apologies to Spinal Tap

The Circle Drive-In in Dickson City has been making ends meet during the pandemic with regular outdoor concerts. These events ran afoul of nearby residents, however, who objected to the loud music, particularly after 10 pm, when the borough’s noise restriction...
Showing the flag

Showing the flag

There’s a symmetry to former Scranton Mayor Bill Courtright beginning his seven-year federal sentence for corruption at roughly the same time that former Lackawanna County Commissioner Bob Cordaro is wrapping up his 11-year stint. The two men’s crimes...