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Motown legends The Temptations and The Four Tops perform together at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on March 25

Motown legends The Temptations and The Four Tops perform together at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on March 25

From a press release: It has been announced that Motown legends The Four Tops and The Temptations will perform together at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, March 25, 2016 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which are $45-$89.50, can be purchased at sandseventcenter.com, the Event Center box office, ticketmaster.com, all Ticketmaster outlets, or by phone […]

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SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Aries (Rhodesian ridgeback mix) and Ben (bicolor kitten)

SHELTER SUNDAY: Meet Aries (Rhodesian ridgeback mix) and Ben (bicolor kitten)

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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Eric Mintel Quartet plays classic TV scores at Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Feb. 6

Eric Mintel Quartet plays classic TV scores at Mauch Chunk Opera House in Jim Thorpe on Feb. 6

From a press release: If you’re a jazz fan who visits or lives anywhere in eastern Pennsylvania, you’ve probably heard of pianist Eric Mintel. A naturally gifted musician who learned to play Dave Brubeck’s “Take Five” during his earliest piano lessons, he formed his quartet in 1993 and has accumulated a host of accolades since […]

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Brass Reflections plays free Christmas concert in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 27

Brass Reflections plays free Christmas concert in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 27

From a press release: The Wyoming Valley Art League and Circle Centre for the Arts in downtown Wilkes-Barre will celebrate the holiday season with a rousing concert by Brass Reflections on Sunday, Dec. 27 at 4 p.m. Admission is free to this all-ages event at the Circle (130 S. Franklin St., Rear, Wilkes-Barre), and donations […]

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LEGOLAND Discovery Center coming to Plymouth Meeting Mall near Philadelphia in 2017

LEGOLAND Discovery Center coming to Plymouth Meeting Mall near Philadelphia in 2017

From a press release: LEGOLAND Discovery Centers, unique indoor attractions based on the popular LEGO brick, will begin construction next summer on LEGOLAND Discovery Center Philadelphia at Pennsylvania Real Estate Investment Trust’s Plymouth Meeting Mall. The 33,000 square foot attraction will be a premier destination for adults and children when it opens at the center […]

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Beer Boys celebrates 16 years in business in Wilkes-Barre with 16 sought-after beers on tap on Jan. 24

Beer Boys celebrates 16 years in business in Wilkes-Barre with 16 sought-after beers on tap on Jan. 24

Beer Boys, the Wilkes-Barre bar and restaurant that features the area’s largest draft selection with 72 beers on tap, will be celebrating 16 years in business with 16 highly sought-after beers on tap by Founders Brewing Company on Sunday, Jan. 24, 2016 at 2 p.m. The highlight of this anniversary party is the Founders Kentucky […]

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‘Impractical Jokers’ comedy troupe crack up Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 26

‘Impractical Jokers’ comedy troupe crack up Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre on March 26

From a press release: Back once again, The Tenderloins Comedy Troupe from truTV’s “Impractical Jokers” will crack up the F.M. Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in Wilkes-Barre on Saturday, March 26, 2016 at 7 p.m. Tickets, which are $49.50, $150 (tour merch package), and $250.00 (meet and greet package), plus fees, go on sale […]

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Comedian, ‘Community’ star, and ‘The Soup’ host Joel McHale performs at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Feb. 5

Comedian, ‘Community’ star, and ‘The Soup’ host Joel McHale performs at Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Feb. 5

From a press release: Comedian, actor, writer, television producer, and television host Joel McHale, best known for hosting “The Soup” and portraying Jeff Winger on the NBC/Yahoo! comedy series “Community,” will perform stand-up at the Sands Bethlehem Event Center on Friday, Feb. 5, 2016 at 8 p.m. Tickets, which are $39.50-$65.50, can be purchased at […]

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Comedian Gabriel Iglesias takes Fluffy Breaks Even Tour to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on April 22

Comedian Gabriel Iglesias takes Fluffy Breaks Even Tour to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on April 22

From a press release: Comedian and actor Gabriel Iglesias returns to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, April 22, 2016 at 7:30 p.m. with the “Fluffy Breaks Even! Tour.” Tickets, starting at $30, go on sale this Friday, Dec. 18 at 10 a.m. and are available by going to ticketmaster.com, […]

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STREAMING: Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen cover ‘Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin”

STREAMING: Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen cover ‘Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin”

Wilkes-Barre blues rockers Dustin Douglas & The Electric Gentlemen recently paid tribute to a music legend and the holiday season with a cover of Albert King‘s “Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’.” The trio, led by singer/guitarist Dustin Douglas, took some time out from recording their new album – a follow-up to their 2014 debut “Black […]