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 Keith Perks

PHOTOS: Electric City Tattoo Convention at the Hilton Scranton, 04/14/18

PHOTOS: Electric City Tattoo Convention at the Hilton Scranton, 04/14/18

Even after Electric City Tattoo opened a second location in Wilkes-Barre last fall and shuffled a few employees around, the popular shop in downtown Scranton found enough time to organize a bigger and better convention on Friday, April 13 through Sunday, April 15. For its ninth year, the Electric City Tattoo Convention took advantage of […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

First-ever NEPA Green Fair & 5K for Clean Air brings music, vendors, and more to Peckville on May 5

First-ever NEPA Green Fair & 5K for Clean Air brings music, vendors, and more to Peckville on May 5

From a press release: Promoting environmental protection, public health, and sustainability in Northeastern Pennsylvania, the inaugural NEPA Green Fair & 5K for Clean Air will be held at the Blakely Borough Recreational Complex in Peckville on Saturday, May 5. The Green Fair is a free, family-friendly event that will be held from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

VIDEO: Lackawanna College in Scranton reveals new eSports program with Falcons ‘video game’

VIDEO: Lackawanna College in Scranton reveals new eSports program with Falcons ‘video game’

From a press release: With a special YouTube video presentation in the The Peoples Security Bank Theater, Lackawanna College in Scranton revealed the addition of a scholarship-supported collegiate eSports program today that will be integrated into their athletics department. Collegiate eSports – also known as electronic sports or e-sports – takes the form of organized […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Scranton medium Marisa Liza Pell makes ‘Connection Beyond’ at Scranton Cultural Center on May 5

Scranton medium Marisa Liza Pell makes ‘Connection Beyond’ at Scranton Cultural Center on May 5

From a press release: The Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple will present “Connection Beyond Live,” an interactive experience by medium Marisa Liza Pell on Saturday, May 5 at 7:30 p.m. in the SCC’s Harry & Jeanette Weinberg Theatre. Pell, who was born and raised in Scranton, is bringing this production to theaters throughout […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Colt (hound mix) and Sheba (British shorthair tabby)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Colt (hound mix) and Sheba (British shorthair tabby)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, 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 is too […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

Misericordia in Dallas hosts Color Run, kids’ Spring Fest Carnival, and knockerball game April 27-29

Misericordia in Dallas hosts Color Run, kids’ Spring Fest Carnival, and knockerball game April 27-29

From a press release: The Student Government Association at Misericordia University in Dallas will host the fourth annual David A. Evans, Jr. Memorial Color Run/Walk and a children’s Spring Fest Carnival with activities for the whole family as part of Spring Fest Weekend on Friday, April 27 through Sunday, April 29. The Spring Fest Carnival […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Jax (pit bull mix) and Gia and Gemma (bonded gray cats)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Jax (pit bull mix) and Gia and Gemma (bonded gray cats)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, 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 is too […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

ScrantonMade’s Arts on the Square becomes Lackawanna Arts Fest, seeks vendors for Aug. 4 event

ScrantonMade’s Arts on the Square becomes Lackawanna Arts Fest, seeks vendors for Aug. 4 event

From a press release: Partnering for the sixth year, Lackawanna County and ScrantonMade’s popular Arts on the Square event, held annually on Courthouse Square in downtown Scranton, will change its name and date in 2018 to coincide with other Scranton events and become a larger weekend attraction. The partnership decided it was time to change […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Eli (beagle mix) and Riesling (calico cat)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Eli (beagle mix) and Riesling (calico cat)

Blue Chip Farm Animal Refuge teams up with NEPA Scene every week for Shelter Sunday, a post that features dogs, cats, 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 is too […]

 Rich Howells

PHOTOS: March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C., 03/24/18

PHOTOS: March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C., 03/24/18

Wherever you stand on the prevailing issue of gun control, there’s no denying that history was made with the massive March for Our Lives protest in Washington, D.C., on Saturday, March 24. Organized by students after a mass shooting with an AR-15 at Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida on Feb. 14 took the […]