Rich Howells

NEPA Scene’s Got Talent spotlight: Plymouth percussionist/drummer Fred Emmett

NEPA Scene’s Got Talent spotlight: Plymouth percussionist/drummer Fred Emmett

Every week of NEPA Scene’s Got Talent, our free open mic and talent competition at Thirst T’s Bar & Grill in Olyphant, we feature a quick Q&A with the latest audience vote winner, which was Plymouth percussionist and drummer Fred Emmett on Oct. 20. The weekly winner receives $50 in cash, courtesy of Fireball Cinnamon […]

 Rich Howells

PHOTOS: NEPA Scene’s Got Talent, Week 8, 10/20/15

PHOTOS: NEPA Scene’s Got Talent, Week 8, 10/20/15

Drummer Fred Emmett brought a big sound to the small stage at Thirst T’s Bar & Grill in Olyphant for a second time on Tuesday, Oct. 20 and took home the audience vote at NEPA Scene’s Got Talent. Playing several different types of drums, along with pots, pans, and buckets that kicked up a cloud […]

 Rich Howells

PHOTOS: Wyoming Valley West Holiday Band Concert, 12/14/14

PHOTOS: Wyoming Valley West Holiday Band Concert, 12/14/14

Wyoming Valley West Senior High School in Plymouth held its annual Holiday Band Concert on Sunday, Dec. 14, so with it being Christmas Eve, NEPA Scene photographer Tammy Heid felt it was the perfect time to share some photos from the event. Under the direction of Andrew Kolojejchick, the band performed “Carol of the Bells,” […]

 Lora Kormos

The 9 most haunted places in NEPA

The 9 most haunted places in NEPA

Pennsylvania has some of the most famous haunted locations. From the Gettysburg battlefields to Eastern State Penitentiary in Philadelphia to the bloody handprint inside the Old Jail Museum in Jim Thorpe, we have our fair share of ghost stories. And as Halloween approaches, this is the best time to delve into some of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s […]