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West Pittston apartment house arson has some residents on edge
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:42:59 -0800

WEST PITTSTON — The third arson in recent months at a borough building has generated mixed reaction from residents today.

Thomas Reilly is Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick’s Man of the Year
Fri, 27 Feb 2015 15:42:39 -0800

PITTSTON — The Greater Pittston Friendly Sons of St. Patrick have announced Thomas J. Reilly Sr. has been selected as this year's Man of The Year and Dr. John F. Callahan has been chosen the Swingle Award recipient. Both men will be recognized at the organization's 101st annual banquet, which will be held at 5:30 p.m. on...

Pittston Water Main Repairs- Noon Update
Wed, 25 Feb 2015 10:17:52 -0800

Water main repairs are scheduled for Pittston today, some customers may be without water for a time.

Cooper’s owners confirm their desire to focus solely on their Scranton restaurant
Tue, 10 Feb 2015 15:50:41 -0800

PITTSTON — Since the early 1990s, Cooper's Seafood Waterfront on Kennedy Boulevard has been the heart and soul of casual dining downtown.

Water main repairs for Pittston, Hughestown pushed back
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 07:41:36 -0800

PITTSTON — Pennsylvania American Water reported this afternoon that the repairs on the 20-inch valve on Parsonage Street have been rescheduled to later this week.

Pittston, Hughestown water main fix set for Monday
Sun, 22 Feb 2015 10:11:35 -0800

Repairs on a broken valve on a 20-inch water main affecting Pennsylvania American Water customers in parts of Hughestown and Pittston have been scheduled for Monday.

Local fire, ambulance associations receive grant money
Fri, 06 Feb 2015 12:41:36 -0800

Local fire and ambulance associations were recently awarded grant money through the Pennsylvania Fire Company and Ambulance Service Grant Program.The grant money for the Northeastern Pennsylvania areas totals up to $350,000 to be distributed accordingly to the fire and ambulance companies.

St. Michael the Archangel Byzantine Catholic Church in Pittston celebrating 100 years
Fri, 20 Feb 2015 15:36:29 -0800

PITTSTON — The Very Rev. Gary Mensinger is about to celebrate 100 years.Well, Mensinger is not turning 100, but his church, St. Michael the Archangel Byzantine Catholic Church, is.

Pittston Area’s Jake Vaxmonsky wins D2 wrestling title; Improves to 31-3
Tue, 24 Feb 2015 16:31:11 -0800

KINGSTON – Jake Vaxmonsky made it to the top of District 2 wrestling.It wasn't easy.

Update- Water Main Break: Service Issues Expected
Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:06:54 -0800

Repairs on the broken 20-inch water main on Parsonage Street, Pittston will be scheduled for later this week, and not on Tuesday as previously announced. At this time, we are assessing valves in the area for the shutdown and working to reduce the impact on customers as much as possible. When the repairs are scheduled, customers will be notified via our autodialer system as well as through the ...