Ring master

Scranton wrestler bring fearless persona to Shamrock Shakedown By day, Brianna Spindler uses scissors, a blowdryer or bleach to do her job. At night, she’s more likely to pick up a table, ladder, chair — or another person. The Scranton resident and lead stylist and...

Just your luck

Celebrate St. Patrick’s Day with events and activities across region The region’s St. Patrick’s parades have come and gone, but that doesn’t mean Northeast Pennsylvania has packed away its green just yet. With St. Patrick’s Day this Sunday, March 17, the area has...

Emerald city St. Patrick’s Parade Day revelry planned throughout area

The official start of spring is still a few days away, but Northeast Pennsylvania will be awash in green again this weekend. The St. Patrick’s Parade Day Association of Lackawanna County presents the annual St. Patrick’s Parade in Scranton on Saturday, March 9, and...

Barrier breaker WWE Superstar Mandy Rose brings ‘SmackDown Live’ to arena

It’s an exciting time to be Mandy Rose. And according to the World Wrestling Entertainment Superstar, it’s an exciting time to be a woman in sports entertainment in general. “Every place women are just taking over. It’s only up from here,” Rose said during a recent...

Concerts – March 17, 2019

Concerts – March 17, 2019

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre Tickets: 570-826-1100 Lee Brice, Friday, March 29 Strand of Oaks, Wednesday, April 10 REO Speedwagon, Thursday, April 11 Kris Kristofferson and the Strangers, Sunday, April 14 Jon Anderson, Monday, April 15 Blue October, Friday, April...

Nightlife – March 14, 2019

Nightlife – March 14, 2019

Thursday, March 14 279 Bar & Grill, 279 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre: Eddie Appnel Acoustic Backyard Ale House, 523 Linden St., Scranton: Thursdaze featuring Newpy Hundo and Nick Spaceman Bartolai Winery, Route 92 and Coolidge Avenue, Falls: Open mic with Big Al and...

Up Close & Personal – Anthony Viola

Up Close & Personal – Anthony Viola

Anthony Viola has been playing music for 18 years with his best friends, his brother Jesse, and Frank Desando, his childhood friend. With Anthony Viola on drums, his brother singing and on guitar and Desando on bass, the three have performed as a band, Family Animals,...

Sounds – March 7, 2019

Sounds – March 7, 2019

Drop Mumford & Sons in favor of Phosphorescent, Jeff Tweedy Mumford & Sons — ‘Delta’ THE GOOD: Meh… THE BAD: Keep going… THE NITTY GRITTY: British folk rock group Mumford & Sons further ditches the “folk” on its fourth album, which means a once sort-of...