Gerard T. O’Donnell named interim CEO at Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business & Industry - (12/06/2013)
--Gerard T. O’Donnell, former Chairman of the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Commerce Board of Directors and member of the Executive Committee of the Greater Wilkes-Barre Chamber of Business & Industry, has been named the Chamber’s interim Chief Executive Officer. The position became vacant upon the resignation of former CEO William Moore on November 21. Click here for more.
SMALL BUSINESSES PUSH SATURDAY AS SHOP LOCAL DAY - (11/24/2013)
--By Denise Allabaugh and James Haggerty, Wilkes-Barre Citizens Voice
The Thanksgiving week shopping marathon will stretch into the weekend with the fourth "Small Business Saturday." Click here for more.
STAKEHOLDERS SAY DEVELOPMENT SHOULD FIT IN WITH CITY'S ARCHITECTURAL DESIGN - (11/21/2013)
--By Bill O'Boyle, Wilkes-Barre Times Leader
WILKES-BARRE — Several downtown stakeholders said they hope to see quick development of the area where four crumbling buildings are being demolished, because it is critical to the city’s economic recovery. Click here for more.
Enjoy "Visions of Sugarplums" at the Stegmaier Mansion on Dec 21 - 22 - (11/19/2013)
--Joseph Matteo, owner and proprietor of The Frederick Stegmaier Mansion, cordially invites you to step back in time and celebrate an old fashioned Victorian Yuletide with him at the Stegmaier Mansion for the event "Visions of Sugarplums" a Holiday Celebration on December 21 and December 22 from 2 - 5. Price is just $42.50 for an afternoon filled with… Tidings of Comfort and Joy!
Call Carlę Welter at 570-406-1435 for reservations.
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Law Firm To Sponsor Free Holiday Movie at Kirby Center - (11/18/2013)
--The law firm of Hourigan, Kluger & Quinn will sponsor a free holiday showing of the 2012 computer-animated Disney movie, “Wreck It Ralph,” on Saturday, Dec. 21, at the Kirby Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Wilkes-Barre. Doors will open at 12:30 p.m. and the movie will start at 2 p.m. Pre-movie entertainment will start at 1:30 p.m. with a children’s sing-along and a juggler. Click here for more.