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Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre hosts all-day Marvel marathon with Captain America movies on April 30

Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre hosts all-day Marvel marathon with Captain America movies on April 30

From a press release: With the summer blockbuster season now in full swing, friends of the Little Theatre of Wilkes-Barre will hold a 12-hour Marvel Madness Marathon starting at noon on Saturday, April 30. The marathon includes all the movies starring Captain America – “Captain America: The First Avenger,” “The Avengers,” “Captain America: The Winter […]

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Blink-182 takes first tour with new singer Matt Skiba to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 23

Blink-182 takes first tour with new singer Matt Skiba to Sands Bethlehem Event Center on June 23

From a press release: Just days before they premiere “Bored to Death,” the first single from their first album with new vocalist/guitarist Matt Skiba from Alkaline Trio, California pop punk band Blink-182 has announced that they will be returning to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Thursday, June 23 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which are […]

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Rick Springfield and Night Ranger perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Aug. 19

Rick Springfield and Night Ranger perform at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Aug. 19

From a press release: It was announced this morning that Rick Springfield and Night Ranger will be performing at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, Aug. 19 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which range from $59.50-$79.50, go on sale this Friday, April 29 at 10 a.m. and can be purchased at sandseventcenter.com, the Event Center […]

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98 Degrees, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera, and Dream take ’90s-themed MY2K Tour to Bethlehem July 27

98 Degrees, O-Town, Ryan Cabrera, and Dream take ’90s-themed MY2K Tour to Bethlehem July 27

From a press release: It was announced today that the “MY2K Tour,” featuring 98 Degrees, O-Town, Dream, and Ryan Cabrera, is coming to the Sands Bethlehem Event Center, transporting audiences back to the 1990s on Wednesday, July 27 at 7:30 p.m. Tickets, which range from $59.50-$85, go on sale this Friday, April 29 at 10 […]

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Dolly Parton brings first tour in 25 years to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on June 22

Dolly Parton brings first tour in 25 years to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on June 22

From a press release: The one and only Dolly Parton is set to bring her boundless energy to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre on Wednesday, June 22 on her first major tour in more than 25 years. This will be a rare opportunity to hear her perform from her double-disc album […]

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Hi-C Ecto Cooler juice drink returns for limited time with release of new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie

Hi-C Ecto Cooler juice drink returns for limited time with release of new ‘Ghostbusters’ movie

From a press release: Fans of the ghoulish green goodness of Hi-C Ecto Cooler have one more reason to celebrate the return of the “Ghostbusters” franchise to the silver screen. This summer, the juice drink of choice for those nostalgic for the ’80s and ’90s will officially return to store shelves for a limited time. […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Diogi (Black Mouth Cur) and Donald (tabby cat)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Diogi (Black Mouth Cur) and Donald (tabby 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 […]

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John Mellencamp takes Plain Spoken Tour to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 14

John Mellencamp takes Plain Spoken Tour to Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on Oct. 14

From a press release: John Mellencamp’s Plain Spoken Tour has been called “a triumphant, career-spanning show” (Hollywood Reporter) and a “superb performance… still full of fiery defiance” (Boston Globe). The Rock and Roll Hall of Famer launched the tour in early 2015 to support his critically-acclaimed 22nd studio album, “Plain Spoken,” and extended it with […]

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STREAMING: Scranton singer/songwriter LittleStarRun releases ethereal single ‘Wilting,’ recorded in Greece

STREAMING: Scranton singer/songwriter LittleStarRun releases ethereal single ‘Wilting,’ recorded in Greece

From a press release: Today, indie folk singer/songwriter LittleStarRun, the artist moniker for Scranton musician Rachel Lucille Woodworth, will release her first single “Wilting” on iTunes, Spotify, Apple Music, Amazon Music, YouTube, Google Play, Shazam, iHeartRadio, Rhapsody, and many more digital platforms. The single was previously released in January 2016 through Bandcamp, and after such […]

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Paula Abdul, New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, 98 Degrees play Mixtape Festival in Hershey Aug. 6

Paula Abdul, New Kids on the Block, Boyz II Men, 98 Degrees play Mixtape Festival in Hershey Aug. 6

From a press release: Returning for the fourth year this summer, the Mixtape Festival has announced an all-star pop music lineup set to hit Hershey on Saturday, Aug. 6, including pop icon Paula Abdul’s long-awaited return to the stage, performing a full headlining set. Presented by Live Nation, Mixtape Festival 2016 will feature sets by […]