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Electric City Classic returns with hill climb, 1-mile dash, wheelbarrow race, and more on Aug. 28 in Scranton

Electric City Classic returns with hill climb, 1-mile dash, wheelbarrow race, and more on Aug. 28 in Scranton

From a press release: People of all ages and skill levels are invited to participate in the second annual Electric City Classic Hill Climb on Saturday, Aug. 28 from 4 p.m.-7 p.m. on Olive Street in Scranton. A project of Scranton Tomorrow, the event is presented by Geisinger. In 2019, the inaugural event featured professional […]

 Jason Riedmiller

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Explore the Pocono Mountains 350

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Explore the Pocono Mountains 350

“The fastest car doesn’t always win.” – Kyle Busch In the final laps of the Explore the Pocono Mountains 350 NASCAR Cup at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond on Sunday, June 27, the lead changed between yesterday’s winner Alex Bowman, Brad Keselowski, William Byron, and Denny Hamlin, but in a battle of fuel tanks, Kyle […]

 Jason Riedmiller

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Pocono Organics CBD 325

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Pocono Organics CBD 325

Alex Bowman and Kyle Larson ran neck and neck in the final laps of the Pocono Organics CBD 325 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond on Saturday, June 26 when a blown tire in the final turn cost Larson the race and led to an anticlimactic victory for Bowman. Basketball legend Michael Jordan, who recently […]

 Jason Riedmiller

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Gander RV 400

POCONO NASCAR PHOTOBLOG: NASCAR Cup Series – Gander RV 400

His 34th Monster Energy NASCAR Cup Series win, Denny Hamlin claimed victory in the Gander RV 400 at Pocono Raceway in Long Pond on Sunday, July 28. Hamlin has had a great deal of success at Pocono Raceway. He notched his fifth career win on the Tricky Triangle and his third win of the season, […]

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World Championship Ice Racing rides through Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 25

World Championship Ice Racing rides through Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 25

From a press release: As announced in May, World Championship Ice Racing will return to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township for one night only on Friday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the 2019 Fire on Ice Evolution Tour. Featuring the biggest names in professional motorcycle ice racing […]

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World Championship Ice Racing returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 25

World Championship Ice Racing returns to Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 25

From a press release: It was announced today World Championship Ice Racing will return to the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township for one night only on Friday, Jan. 25 at 7:30 p.m. as part of the 2019 Fire on Ice Evolution Tour. Featuring the biggest names in professional motorcycle ice racing […]

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Meet stuntmen and World Championship Ice Racers in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8 before race on Dec. 9

Meet stuntmen and World Championship Ice Racers in Wilkes-Barre on Dec. 8 before race on Dec. 9

From a press release: Daredevil Ryan S., stuntman Ken Remer, and local ice racer Jeremy Orr will be meeting and taking photos with fans at Two Jacks Cycle & Powersports in Wilkes-Barre on Friday, Dec. 8 before World Championship Ice Racing takes over the Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township this Saturday, […]

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World Championship Ice Racing caps icy weekend at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 7-9

World Championship Ice Racing caps icy weekend at Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre Dec. 7-9

From a press release: Residents of Northeastern Pennsylvania should not be expecting any slippery roadways this weekend (hopefully), but inside the SMG-managed Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre Township, the icy conditions on the arena floor will lead to some family fun for all. Within a 48-hour timeframe, the ice surface at Mohegan […]

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After 3 years, AMSOIL Arenacross motorcycles race back into Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 20

After 3 years, AMSOIL Arenacross motorcycles race back into Mohegan Sun Arena in Wilkes-Barre on Jan. 20

From a press release: Feld Entertainment announced today that tickets for AMSOIL Arenacross, the most intense indoor professional motorcycle racing on the planet, are now on sale. AMSOIL Arenacross is one of the most extreme racing environments in the world, with top professional athletes competing on man-made, custom-designed tracks built inside the country’s most well-known […]

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Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby returns for second run at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Feb. 26

Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby returns for second run at Montage Mountain in Scranton on Feb. 26

From a press release: After a successful first year, the Fuzz 92.1 Cardboard Box Sled Derby will return to the snow tubing lanes of Montage Mountain in Scranton on Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017 at 10 a.m. Kids and grown-up children ages 10+ are encouraged to gather friends and family to build their own cardboard sled […]