Food

Annual Great Brews Beer Festival offers more fun and beer than ever before

Annual Great Brews Beer Festival offers more fun and beer than ever before

LAKE HARMONY — In its 26th year, a local beer festival hasn’t gone flat. Instead, it has more to do than ever before. The Annual Great Brews Beer Festival, held at Split Rock Resort in the Pocono Mountains, has been pushing the cutting-edge of the beer world over the course of its quarter-century run. And […]

Name a sandwich at Mohegan Sun Arena, win Penguins tickets

Name a sandwich at Mohegan Sun Arena, win Penguins tickets

WILKES-BARRE TWP. — Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza is introducing two new items into its concessions roster and they’re turning naming rights over to the public. The new Glazed & Confuzed vendor will be located in the arena’s concourse behind section 101 and sell two-packs of Krispy Kreme donuts and a selection of craft […]

Wandering Chef food truck wanders away from Northeastern Pennsylvania

Wandering Chef food truck wanders away from Northeastern Pennsylvania

WILKES-BARRE — The Wandering Chef food truck has served Northeastern Pennsylvania patrons at events like Party on the Patio and The Riverfront Food Truck Rally, but as its name suggests it would some day do, The Wandering Chef is wandering on. The truck is making the trek to Tallahassee, Fla., where it will serve the […]

More than 100 beers at Mohegan Sun Arena July 30 during NEPA Beer Fest

More than 100 beers at Mohegan Sun Arena July 30 during NEPA Beer Fest

WILKES-BARRE TWP — Most events at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza include beer, but the arena’s July 30 event elevates the drink from option to main attraction. The inaugural NEPA Beer Festival is scheduled to feature more than 50 beer vendors during a 4-hour tasting period (five for VIP attendees). General admission tickets start […]

Want free sandwiches for a year? Be one of the first 100 at Dickson City Primanti Bros. March 10

Want free sandwiches for a year? Be one of the first 100 at Dickson City Primanti Bros. March 10

DICKSON CITY — On March 10, Pittsburgh-based restaurant chain Primanti Bros. will open its 31st location at 1249 Commerce Boulevard, Dickson City, and the first 100 customers through the doors will win free Primanti sandwiches for a year. The restaurant will allow sandwich seekers to begin lining up at 8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 9 […]

Family Service Association of NEPA jump-starts its gala season with Jan. 30 fundraiser at Wilkes-Barre bar Bart & Urby’s

Family Service Association of NEPA jump-starts its gala season with Jan. 30 fundraiser at Wilkes-Barre bar Bart & Urby’s

WILKES-BARRE — According to Bart & Urby’s owner Brian Urbanas, when the bar hosted Family Service Association of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s 2013 Gala Kickoff event the response was “gigantic.” Although 2014’s kickoff was adversely affected by weather conditions, Urbanas is excited to host the event for the third year in a row. “It’s just great to […]

DQ Grill & Chill in Plains Township to host customer appreciation day Jan. 23

Plains Township — DQ Grill & Chill, located at 1245 Highway 315 in Plains Township, will hold a customer appreciation day on Saturday, Jan. 23. This location will offer customers half off all day. Plains Township DQ Grill & Chill is located across Mohegan Sun Casino on Highway 315. The restaurant opens at 10 a.m. […]

Curly Creme cools customers with their Flavor of the Week

Curly Creme cools customers with their Flavor of the Week

Customers line up outside of Curly Creme in Plains Township Wednesday night. Customers line up outside of Curly Creme in Plains Township Wednesday night. PLAINS TOWNSHIP — Curly Creme has opened, and the crowds are flocking for a taste of summer. Curly Creme at 244 S. River St. in Plains Township was a hub of […]