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Things to do in New York City this weekend

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Dance Festival: The New York Dance Festival takes over the Grand Ballroom of the Roosevelt Hotel from Feb. 23-26. See incredible performances of ballroom, Latin and rhythm dance. Tickets start at $25 for one show, but packages are available for multiple shows. Visit nydancefestival.com to see a list of vendors, performers and ticket options. New […]

LWYM: The Chamber Challenge

LWYM: The Chamber Challenge

WILKES-BARRE — It was the Red Team versus the Blue Team during the first Chamber Challenge sponsored by CoalCreative and the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce. The big winner, however, were several are nonprofits. Here’s a look at what you missed. http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber2.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber1.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber3.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber4.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber5.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber6.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber7.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_chamber8.jpg http://theweekender.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/02/web1_Chamber9.jpg

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Cupid’s Undie Run: Grab your sauciest lingerie for a mile(ish) run in Manhattan on Feb. 18. Proceeds go to The Children’s Tumor Foundation and neurofibromatosis research. Run in your briefs and at your own pace. The event kicks off at Stage 48 (605 W. 48th St) at noon. The run starts at 2 p.m. At […]

Speak and See Listings: Feb. 15 to 21, 2017

Speak and See Listings: Feb. 15 to 21, 2017

THIS WEEK: Feb. 8 to Feb. 14, 2017 Skip Sensbach, sculptural works by the artist-in-residence at Misericordia University, created in response to witnessing a loved one’s dementia and its impact on memory. Also: large-scale installation works. Opens Feb. 17 with a reception 5 to 8 p.m. Continues through March 30 at the Wyoming Valley Art […]

WB Chamber hosting live game show to raise funds for area nonprofits

WB Chamber hosting live game show to raise funds for area nonprofits

WILKES-BARRE — It started out as a dream for Gerard Durling. The founder of the Internet marketing company Coal Creative wanted to plan a game show. With the backing of the Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce, Durling’s dream is coming to fruition on Feb. 15. “The Chamber Challenge” will held at 7 p.m. Feb. 15 at […]

Listings: Trivia, karaoke and other bar games

Listings: Trivia, karaoke and other bar games

Trivia, karaoke and other bar games: MONDAYS: Trivia at III Guys, 7 p.m., 11 Garbutt Ave., Dallas, 570-675-6161 Cards Against Humanity at Heat Bar and Nightclub, 9 p.m., 71 N. Main Street, Wilkes-Barre, 570-266-8952 TUESDAYS: Trivia at III Guys, 7 p.m., 51 S. Wyoming Ave., Wilkes-Barre, 570-763-5242 WEDNESDAYS: Karaoke at Bart and Urby’s, 9:30 p.m., […]

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Jazz at the Lighthouse: On Feb. 10, enjoy an evening of Ella Fitzgerald music. Part of On Stage at Kingborough’s Jazz at the Lighthouse series, vocalist Thana Alexa will perform Fitzgerald’s music, accompanied by the Israeli 12th Night Jazz Quartet. The Jazz at the Lighthouse series takes place at a lighthouse at Kingsborough Community College […]

Flea market brings vendors, craft makers and artists to Wyoming Hose Company No. 2

Flea market brings vendors, craft makers and artists to Wyoming Hose Company No. 2

WYOMING — Cash isn’t king at NEPA Punk Rock Flea Market. Sure, money will be accepted as currency at the Feb. 12 event, but the marketplace, which opens at noon at Wyoming Hose Co. No. 2, 70 E. Third St., will operate under a sell/swap/barter format. According to co-founder Mark Campas, 39, the event and […]

Things to do in New York City this weekend

Things to do in New York City this weekend

NYC Restaurant Week: New York City’s annual winter restaurant week runs through Feb. 10. Catch great deals at many of New York City eateries. Three-course Lunches during the week and on Sundays run $29, while three-course dinners are $42. Participating restaurants include Delmonico’s Kitchen, The Red Cat, Michael Jordan’s The Steak House N.Y.C., The Stanton […]

Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court

Trump nominates Neil Gorsuch for Supreme Court

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump nominated Neil Gorsuch, a fast-rising conservative judge with a writer’s flair, to the Supreme Court on Tuesday, a selection expected to spark a fierce fight with Democrats over a jurist who could shape America’s legal landscape for decades to come. At 49, Gorsuch is the youngest Supreme Court nominee […]

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