City on the fringe – Scranton Fringe Festival returns with expanded schedule

A longer schedule aims to open up more opportunities for audiences to check out the variety of entertainment the Scranton Fringe Festival will bring to the city this month. Expanding from five days to nine this year, the festival boasts activities ranging from improv...

Guitar aces bringing skills to Scranton Cultural Center

G.E. Smith’s storied career as a guitarist has earned him a number of accomplishments worth boasting about, from an Emmy award for his work as bandleader on “Saturday Night Live” to credits on studio albums by David Bowie and Mick Jagger to touring with Bob Dylan. For...

Up Close and Personal – Melanie DePietro

Scranton native Melanie DePietro is an art instructor at Eclectic City Studio in Scranton. Eclectic City Studio, owned by designer Jeff D’Angelo, features four artists, including DePietro, each of whom teach workshops in their niche. She found a home to display and...

Micah Nelson tours with dad Willie as Particle Kid

The experience of joining Outlaw Music Festival is comparatively much different for another act on the bill. Micah Nelson, who calls tourmates Willie Nelson dad and Lukas Nelson brother, performs under the moniker Particle Kid, and his own music waxes and wains...
Nightlife – September 20, 2018

Nightlife – September 20, 2018

Thursday, Sept. 20 Bart & Urby’s, 119 S. Main St., Wilkes-Barre: Trivia Night Bartolai Winery, Route 92 and Coolidge Avenue, Falls: Open mic with Big Al and Billy Edwards Bobby Keen’s, 117 W. Market St., Scranton: Asialena The Bog, 341 Adams Ave., Scranton: Poets Live...

Concerts – September 20, 2018

Concerts – September 20, 2018

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre Tickets: 570-826-1100 Danny Gokey, Saturday, Sept. 29 Dwight Yoakam, Friday, Oct. 5 Wanda Sykes, Thursday, Nov. 1 Stayin’ Alive: One Night of the Bee Gees, Friday, Nov. 2 Joe Nardone Presents: The Command Performance of Chubby Checker...

Micah Nelson tours with dad Willie as Particle Kid

Micah Nelson tours with dad Willie as Particle Kid

The experience of joining Outlaw Music Festival is comparatively much different for another act on the bill. Micah Nelson, who calls tourmates Willie Nelson dad and Lukas Nelson brother, performs under the moniker Particle Kid, and his own music waxes and wains...

Up Close & Personal – Krista Kalamity

Up Close & Personal – Krista Kalamity

Krista Kalamity is a face and body artist who owns and operates Transmogrification Station. A native of Peckville, she graduated from Scranton High School and lives in Scranton with her son, Casper, 15, and flame point Siamese cat, Spaceghost. Meet Krista Kalamity......