Burgit’s driver helps diabetic man

Posted by Glen Lyon News.

MARK MORAN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Burgit's City Taxi driver Roy Eddy came to the aid of a man lying on the side of the road in Wilkes-Barre on May 29. The man was shaking and unable to get up and Eddy called an ambulance and waited with the man until help arrived. WILKES-BARRE – Around 7:30 a.m. on May 29, Roy Eddy pulled his taxi cab over near Casey Avenue and Blackman Street.

Ancala Partners raises 51 million debt facility for Green Highland Hydro

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Ancala Partners LLP , the independent mid-market infrastructure investment manager, announces that it has raised 51 million of debt facilities for Green Highland Hydro , the asset ownership vehicle for hydroelectric power assets developed by Green Highland Renewables . The financing follows a quadrupling in the size of GHR's portfolio since Ancala acquired the business on behalf of its investment funds in April 2015.

Community digest

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BASKETBALL BANQUET: The Jewish Community Alliance of NEPA will hold its annual Mendy Rudolph Memorial Basketball Banquet at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 19, in the Weiss Auditorium of the Jewish Community Center. More than 200 girls, boys and coaches will be honored throughout the afternoon.

Newport Twp. man sentenced for hit-and-run

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A Newport Township man accused of striking a teenage boy in a hit-and-run crash was sentenced Friday to a year in the state Intermediate Punishment Program, the first three months on house arrest. Gerard Geoghegan, 42, previously pleaded guilty to fleeing the scene of the crash that injured a 15-year-old boy who was in a crosswalk at the intersection of East Main and Spring streets in the Glen Lyon section of Newport Township on Feb. 3, 2016.

Newport Twp. official relieved SCI-Retreat won’t close

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Police blotter

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Newport Township Legion Auxiliary holds holiday party

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The Newport Township American Legion Auxiliary Unit 539 held its annual Christmas party on Thursday, Dec. 1, at the Legion post home in Glen Lyon. The monthly meeting preceded the party.

Community news

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CHRISTMAS IN THE BARN: Trucksville United Methodist Church presents Christmas in the Barn at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 14, at the Lands at Hillside Farms livestock barn for carols and scripture. Parking is available across the road from the barn.

LCCC

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Holy Redeemer

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Holy Redeemer High School will present the musical “Beauty and the Beast” at 7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 11, and Saturday, Nov. 12, in the school's McCarthy Auditorium. The show is directed by Thomas J. Hanlon and assisted by Michael Stofko.

Community digest

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NIGHT AT THE RACES: Holy Family Parish, 828 Main St., Sugar Notch, will hold its annual autumn night at the races on Saturday, Nov. 5, in the church hall. Doors open at 5 p.m., dinner is at 5:30 and post time is at 6:30.

Coming Sunday

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Varsity Voice: Lake-Lehman's Nick Wnuk has been the jack of all trades this fall, playing soccer and football and running cross country. On the cover: That Championship Season: The Glen Lyon A.C. realized a dream in 1966, snagging a Central League championship as it reveled in the return of semi pro baseball to the region.

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Mandy Powell, of Glen Lyon, speaks about the death of her daughter Sierra Schmitt, 20, of Wilkes-Barre, with John Cramsey, of Emmaus, as they meet for the first time. John Cramsey was arrested in June with a cache of weapons and ammunition near the Holland Tunnel in New Jersey while en route to Brooklyn, New York, to locate Powell's daughter and Jenea Patterson, 17, of Wilkes-Barre.

Girl, 7, struck by vehicle in Newport Township

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Police blotter 8/4/16

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Bridge Beams for Luzerne County Highway Project

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Crews started preparing to install those beams around 10 a.m. Wednesday. It's all to make a new bridge over Route 29 in Hanover Township.

Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Mr. and Mrs. Prokop

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Head Start

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Mountain Top communities gather for Wright Twp. fireworks

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Wayde Kahley and Donna Tomkoski with their grandson Cole Moran at his first Wright Twp Fireworks event. cv04fworks6 DAVE SCHERBENCO/CITIZENS VOICE WRIGHT TWP.

Man charged in Dunmore crack deal

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OD victim’s mom: Tunnel suspects ‘heroes’ for rescue attempt

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The mother of a woman whose overdose death in New York City spurred a rescue attempt by three people arrested with a cache of weapons near the Holland Tunnel says the suspects are heroes for trying to help.

W-B teen’s death in NY under investigation

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