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...

Fab 5 – March 7, 2019

Fab 5 – March 7, 2019

1. ‘Mona Lisa and the Cross’ Catch the latest drama from local playwright K.K. Gordon on the Diva Theater stage this weekend. “Mona Lisa and the Cross” will take place Friday, March 8, and Saturday, March 9, at 8 p.m. and Sunday, March 10, at 2 p.m. at the theater,...

Nightlife – March 7, 2019

Nightlife – March 7, 2019

Thursday, March 7 279 Bar & Grill, 279 S. River St., Wilkes-Barre: Blue Moxie Duo Alter House, 926 Lackawanna Trail, Clarks Summit: John Smith Bartolai Winery, Route 92 and Coolidge Avenue, Falls: Open mic with Big Al and Billy Edwards Bobby Keen’s, 117 W. Market...

Concerts – March 7, 2019

Concerts – March 7, 2019

F.M. Kirby Center, Wilkes-Barre Tickets: 570-826-1100 Mickey Spain, Sunday, March 10 Joe Bonamassa, Monday, March 11 Lee Brice, Friday, March 29 Strand of Oaks, Wednesday, April 10 REO Speedwagon, Thursday, April 11 Kris Kristofferson and the Strangers, Sunday, April...

Up Close & Personal – Amanda Gentile

Up Close & Personal – Amanda Gentile

As a 17-year-old grieving the loss of her father, Amanda Gentile made a decision that would lead her down her eventual career path. A Dunmore native, she is a graduate of Scranton Preparatory School and earned a bachelor’s degree in communication with a minor in...