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Dallas Wins D-2 AA Girls’ Soccer Title

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This Wednesday night, the District 2-AA Girls’ Soccer Title was up for grabs as Scranton Prep battled Dallas. Talia Szatkowski scored early in the game for Dallas, to give the Mountaineers the 1-0 lead. But before the break, off the corner, it was Lydia Lovecchio, kicking one past, for the Scranton Prep goal, and that […]

Blue Ridge Wins D-2 ‘A’ Girls’ Volleyball Title

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The Blue Ridge Red Raiders faced the Lackawanna Trail Lions in the District 2 ‘A’ Girls’ Volleyball Championship this Wednesday.  Blue Ridge won the first set, 25-21, and kept up that momentum to win the championship, 3-1.

Vandalism In West Scranton Worries Residents, Business Owners

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SCRANTON — The West Side Neighborhood Watch is meeting Tuesday night to inform business owners in Scranton what to do about all the vandalism that’s been done to property. Someone spray-painted graffiti on walls, doors, even an old mailbox this week. That vandalism hit about eight businesses in the 200 block of North Main Avenue […]

Celebrity Bartenders Raise Money to Fight Cancer

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CLARKS SUMMIT — Halloween came early in Lackawanna County. A celebrity bar tending event was held at State Street Grill in Clarks Summit Monday. It was part of an annual fundraising effort on behalf of the American Cancer Society. All the bartenders tips were donated toward breast cancer research. Major league baseball player Cory Spangenberg […]

Good Morning PA

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First Class Gymnastics, Jessup, Lackawanna County

‘Thrill the World’ Attempts to Break World Record

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SCRANTON — Some zombies dusted off their dancing shoes in Scranton trying to help break a world record. “Thrill the World” is a global “Thriller” flash mob. People danced to the classic hit by Michael Jackson Saturday at 5 p.m. All the dancers at the Scranton Cultural Center helped raise money to send local kids […]

Safe Trick or Treating in Lackawanna County

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OLYPHANT — Less than a week until Halloween and already kids were making a grab for the sweet stuff in Lackawanna County. Newswatch 16 stopped by the Trunk or Treat event put on by the Olyphant Crime Watch Saturday afternoon. The safe, family friendly event let people decorate their vehicles and hand out treats to […]

Lackawanna Trail vs Mid Valley

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Lackawanna Trail is looking to get some momentum rolling as they head into District 2 Playoffs.

Valley View vs West Scranton

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Valley View faces West Scranton in a battle of AAA schools.

Scranton vs Wyoming Valley West

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The Knights suffered a tough loss at Delaware Valley last week, as well as losing Top Running Back Jake McCarthy. The big question is: can they bounce back to win in Kingston?