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‘Return to Rocky Glen’ documentary premieres Aug. 8 at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton

‘Return to Rocky Glen’ documentary premieres Aug. 8 at the Steamtown National Historic Site in Scranton

From a press release: The Steamtown National Historic Site, in partnership with Pippin Pictures and Barefoot Studios, will premiere the documentary film “Return to Rocky Glen” by local historian Robert Savakinus and his documentary partner Shannon C. Keith on Saturday, Aug. 8 at 1 p.m. The film will be shown for free at the site’s […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Jada (Rottweiler/boxer mix) and Ralphie (orange tabby kitten)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Jada (Rottweiler/boxer mix) and Ralphie (orange tabby kitten)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features one dog, one cat, and occasionally some surprises up for adoption in the hopes of finding them a loving home. Blue Chip Farm (974 Lockville Rd., Dallas) is a no-kill shelter, a place where no animal […]

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Gaslight Theatre Company’s one-act ‘Playroom’ series returns with ‘Master Bedroom’ July 30-Aug. 9 in Kingston

Gaslight Theatre Company’s one-act ‘Playroom’ series returns with ‘Master Bedroom’ July 30-Aug. 9 in Kingston

From a press release: The Gaslight Theatre Company will open their 2015-­16 season with “Playroom: Master Bedroom” on July 30 and run through Aug. 9 at the Gateway Shopping Center in Kingston. “Master Bedroom” is the fourth installment in the original series created by Gaslight Board of Directors member and current artistic director for the […]

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‘The Trouble with Cali’ now available at Scranton library, but cannot leave the building

‘The Trouble with Cali’ now available at Scranton library, but cannot leave the building

From a press release: Lackawanna County Commissioners Jim Wansacz, Patrick M. O’Malley, and Edward G. Staback turned over a copy of “The Trouble With Cali” to the Lackawanna County Library System today, but while the controversial film will be available to the public, it cannot be taken home for private viewing (or ridicule). The Blu-ray […]

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‘Annie,’ ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Muppets Most Wanted,’ and ‘The Incredibles’ screening for free in downtown Scranton

‘Annie,’ ‘Big Hero 6,’ ‘Muppets Most Wanted,’ and ‘The Incredibles’ screening for free in downtown Scranton

From a press release: Scranton Tomorrow has announced that Lackawanna County will be a presenting sponsor for the fifth annual “Drive in Downtown” free outdoor summer movie series on Lackawanna County Courthouse Square. Held on the 200 block of North Washington Avenue, the series kicks off tonight, July 16, with “Annie.” Drive in Downtown will […]

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Pittston guitarist Brian Quinn joins Candlebox and Le Projet in the same day

Pittston guitarist Brian Quinn joins Candlebox and Le Projet in the same day

Quinn will tour with Candlebox starting next week

From a press release: Things are heating up for Pittston native Brian Quinn this summer as the nationally touring guitarist officially joined two bands in one day. Quinn, who just finished an East Coast tour with Michael Allman (the son of the legendary Gregg Allman), was added to the lineups of Candlebox and Le Projet […]

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Jerry Springer hosting ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at the Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 22

Jerry Springer hosting ‘The Price is Right Live!’ at the Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 22

From a press release: The F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre will host “The Price is Right Live!” on Thursday, Oct. 22 at 7 p.m. – same show, new prizes, new host! For the tour’s second visit to the Kirby Center, Jerry Springer will bring his expertise from hosting “America’s Got Talent” […]

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Megadeth bassist David Ellefson appearing in Dickson City for free performance and Q&A on Aug. 4

Megadeth bassist David Ellefson appearing in Dickson City for free performance and Q&A on Aug. 4

From a press release: Internationally acclaimed as the co-founding bassist of thrash metal titans Megadeth, David Ellefson is known for his unique, hard-hitting style of bass playing and unwavering dedication to his musical craft. On Tuesday, Aug. 4, he will be making an appearance at Northeast Music Center in Dickson City for a very special […]

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Breaking Benjamin come home for big concert at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Sept. 18

Breaking Benjamin come home for big concert at The Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Sept. 18

From a press release: Fresh off the release of their No. 1 album, “Dark Before Dawn,” Northeastern Pennsylvania natives Breaking Benjamin are coming home to rock The Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Friday, Sept. 18. The event, presented by Live Nation and SLP Concerts, will feature special guest Sevendust as support. Tickets go on sale […]

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Janet Jackson, Meat Loaf, and the Golden Boys will perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Nov. and Jan.

Janet Jackson, Meat Loaf, and the Golden Boys will perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center in Nov. and Jan.

From a press release: The Sands Bethlehem Event Center has just announced three major concerts – the Golden Boys and Meatloaf will be performing at the venue in November, and Janet Jackson will be coming to Bethlehem in January. The Golden Boys are scheduled for Friday, Nov. 13 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which range from […]