NEPA Scene Staff

Free Throop Arts + Food Festival returns for 2nd year with 70+ vendors on April 22

Free Throop Arts + Food Festival returns for 2nd year with 70+ vendors on April 22

From a press release: The second annual Throop Arts + Food Festival is the first of its kind in Throop, gathering over 70 vendors to showcase their art, goods, and food on Saturday, April 22 from 11 a.m.-6 pm. at the Throop Community Civic Center. It is free and open to the public. After a […]

 Mathew Dapkins

MASSIVE BEER REVIEWS: Electric Velvet Imperial Latte Stout by Søle Artisan Ales

Beer: Electric Velvet Brewery: Søle Artisan Ales Style: Imperial Milk Stout with Coffee Age: 2016 ABV: 10.00% Who doesn’t want to watch a 40-year-old self-proclaimed know-it-all yammering into a microphone about a local coffee stout for almost a quarter of an hour? I know I don’t, but maybe you do! So today, we give you […]

 NEPA Scene Staff

First-ever Throop Arts + Food Festival on April 16 includes 60 vendors and free kids’ art classes

First-ever Throop Arts + Food Festival on April 16 includes 60 vendors and free kids’ art classes

From a press release: The Throop Arts + Food Festival is the first of its kind in Throop, gathering over 60 vendors to showcase their art, goods, and food (including food trucks) on Saturday, April 16 from noon-5 p.m. at the Throop Community Civic Center. By attending, residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania can experience Throop at […]

 Rich Howells

Scranton rock legend Walter Prez remembered in benefit concert at Irish Wolf Pub on March 18

Scranton rock legend Walter Prez remembered in benefit concert at Irish Wolf Pub on March 18

Walter Prezelski, better known throughout the Northeastern Pennsylvania music scene simply as Walter Prez, was the definition of a true original. If that wasn’t apparent in his towering stature, long hair, black shirt with checkered pants, and iconic top hat complete with a bright red flower on the side, it was clear in his distinctive […]

 Dee Culp

LIVING YOUR TRUTH: Transgender education in schools could change and save lives

LIVING YOUR TRUTH: Transgender education in schools could change and save lives

As strange as it may seem, one of the things that kept me accepting that I was transgender was that no one had explained to me that I could be a woman and still be attracted to women. Not understanding this, I convinced myself that I was just confused about who I was and who […]