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‘Orange is the New Black’ author Piper Kerman to speak in Scranton

‘Orange is the New Black’ author Piper Kerman to speak in Scranton

SCRANTON — Piper Kerman, author of the memoir “Orange is the New Black: My Year in a Women’s Prison,” will speak at 7 p.m. July 19 at the Scranton Cultural Center, 420 N. Washington Ave., Scranton. The event is part of the Matthew F. Flynn Lackawanna County Library Lecture Series. Tickets are free with a […]

“Star Wars: Legacy” fills us in on 30 years and preps us for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

“Star Wars: Legacy” fills us in on 30 years and preps us for “Star Wars: The Force Awakens”

I have high hopes for what’s to come with Disney’s acquisition of Star Wars. The merger with Marvel was a success. And with J.J. Abrams directing the newest film, “Star Wars: The Force Awakens,” what could go wrong? I’m excited for a continuation of the Skywalker family saga, but one downside was the loss of […]