Cover

ZZ Top poised to record full-length live album and continue touring

ZZ Top poised to record full-length live album and continue touring

Last fall, ZZ Top fans got the chance to enjoy something the group has rarely done in a career that now stretches more than 40 years – a live album. Called “Live – Greatest Hits From Around The Globe,” the album features concert performances of 15 of the best known songs from across the career […]

CoalCreative helps NEPA spotlight local creatives

CoalCreative helps NEPA spotlight local creatives

This year, CoalCreative wanted to find a way to bring light to the incredible, creative people we have living right here in our region. The team at CoalCreative believes creativity is a broad term that cannot be easily confined within the walls of one simple definition. With that being said, the local start up company […]

Wilkes University brings ‘Charlie Brown’ to Wilkes-Barre stage

Wilkes University brings ‘Charlie Brown’ to Wilkes-Barre stage

WILKES-BARRE — Lucy coaxes and cajoles and promises not to say a word, until Charlie Brown finally confides his secret wish: “I’d like to be called ‘Flash.’” “Hey, listen to this,” she shouts, running off to tell the first people she sees. Good grief! Argh! We know what it feels like because, after all, didn’t […]

Up-and-coming Chase Bryant to open for Brad Paisley

Up-and-coming Chase Bryant to open for Brad Paisley

WILKES-BARRE — On Feb. 16, country star Brad Paisley will perform at the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza. Opening for Paisley is up-and-coming musician Chase Bryant. Bryant comes to the country scene from an impressive musical legacy. His grandfather played piano for Roy Orbison and Waylon Jennings, and his uncles co-founded the band Ricochet. […]

Hazleton-based rockers Shatter Influence release new record, plan to gig

Hazleton-based rockers Shatter Influence release new record, plan to gig

A hiatus from live performance has allowed a local rock band to develop its sound and create new music its members are enthusiastic to share with the public. Shatter Influence released a new studio album, “The Farewell Decline,” on Jan. 28, and, proud of the effort, the Hazleton-based four-piece plans to promote the album and […]

Renowned photographer Lydia Panas shows raw portraits at Sordoni Gallery

Renowned photographer Lydia Panas shows raw portraits at Sordoni Gallery

WILKES-BARRE — Bringing out both the serene and the solemn of her subjects, Lydia Panas’ photography showcases raw and honest beauty and vulnerability in human form. A collection of Panas’ portraits is on display in an exhibition titled Lydia Panas: After Sargent until March 3 at Wilkes University’s Sordoni Art Gallery. The models Panas chose […]

Randy and Mr. Lahey plan stop at Kirby Center

Randy and Mr. Lahey plan stop at Kirby Center

WILKES-BARRE — “Trailer Park Boys’” Randy and Mr. Lahey are bringing Sunnyvale to the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts during their No Pants Unpissed U.S. Tour 2017. The duo will bring their “cheeseburger-loving, liquor-swilling sweet talk” during an evening of stand-up comedy and improv during the 7:30 p.m. April 10 show, according to […]

Natalie Lynn distributes health-friendly craft kombucha throughout NEPA

Natalie Lynn distributes health-friendly craft kombucha throughout NEPA

For Natalie Lynn, her health, passion and business have become as symbiotic as the fermenting agent in her signature product, and it happened organically. Lynn, 29, of Elysburg, has developed her own kombucha business, Natalie’s Craft Kombucha, and she distributes the probiotic tea drink through multiple stores in Scranton and the Wyoming Valley. Kombucha is […]

Grammy Museum plans East Coast experience in New Jersey

Grammy Museum plans East Coast experience in New Jersey

NEWARK, N.J. — The Grammy Museum is planning a location in New Jersey. Officials on Tuesday announced plans for the 8,000-square-foot Grammy Museum Experience at the Prudential Center arena in Newark. The Los Angeles-based museum says it will be the first location on the East Coast. Beyond the main museum in Los Angeles, there are […]

College Snowjam packs fun and value into wintery day

College Snowjam packs fun and value into wintery day

SCRANTON — An idea that originally started as something small on a Scranton university campus has quickly grown into something much larger. College Snowjam, an annual skiing and snowboarding rail jam event for college students at Montage Mountain, will return to the mountain Saturday, Feb. 11. Frank Winger is a 23-year-old fifth year student at […]

1 2 3 17