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Inaugural Gratifonia Music Festival comes to Lycoming Count Fairgrounds this Labor Day Weekend

Inaugural Gratifonia Music Festival comes to Lycoming Count Fairgrounds this Labor Day Weekend

HUGHESVILLE — This sleepy little town will get loud Labor Day weekend when the inaugural Gratifonia Music Festival takes over the Lycoming County Fairgrounds. The festival brings together local and national acts from the worlds of country, hip hop, folk, bluegrass and rock to deliver a diverse musical lineup headlined by country recording artists Rodney […]

Here’s a first look inside the 3 Guys and a Beer’d taproom

Here’s a first look inside the 3 Guys and a Beer’d taproom

CARBONDALE — For craft beer fans in Northeastern Pennsylvania, 2012 was the year things got better. It’s when three regular guys — plus one with a whimsical beard — opened a microbrewery, 3 Guys and A Beer’d Brewing Company, in their hometown ensuring good-tasting beer was more accessible throughout the area. Since then, Matt Zuk, […]

PHOTO GALLERY: 46th anniversary of Woodstock Music and Art Fair at the Yasgur Road Reunion

PHOTO GALLERY: 46th anniversary of Woodstock Music and Art Fair at the Yasgur Road Reunion

BETHEL — While The Peach Music Festival was in full swing, about two hours away, in Bethel, New York, a smaller but just as free-loving festival was taking place. The 46th anniversary of Woodstock Music and Art Fair at the Yasgur Road Reunion was taking place and festival goers enjoyed music, camping, entertainment and even […]

Meet the 22-year-old who’s opening the area’s newest nightclub

Meet the 22-year-old who’s opening the area’s newest nightclub

WILKES-BARRE — Ali Abualburak is living life like a boss. He may not be partying on a yacht with Leonardo DiCaprio, but he’s certainly feeling like the king of the world. The 22-year-old, who graduated from Penn State University in 2014, is living every frat boy’s fantasy. His first job out of college is opening […]

PHOTO GALLERY: The Peach Music Festival Aug. 13-16

PHOTO GALLERY: The Peach Music Festival Aug. 13-16

MOOSIC — The Peach Music Festival concluded its fourth festival at Montage Mountain on Sunday. Thousands of people attended over the course of the four day event. Dark Star Orchestra and Cabinet kicked off the festivities Aug. 13 and Santana wrapped up the show on Aug. 16. More than 20 bands performed including Gregg Allman, […]

Canadian bluesman Matt Andersen comes to the Kirby

Canadian bluesman Matt Andersen comes to the Kirby

Wilkes-Barre — New Brunswisk bluesman Matt Andersen will play the F.M. Kirby Center Aug. 14. The Juno-nominated guitarist and singer/songwriter said music was passed down to him from both his family and his community. “I’m from the East Coast in Canada and music’s a big part of the tradition there, a big part of my […]

Gearing up for The Peach, fourth year in a row

Gearing up for The Peach, fourth year in a row

MOOSIC — The Peach Festival is returning to Scranton for its fourth year– and this year looks pretty juicy. The Peach Festival, touted as “the only Allman Brothers Band inspired and curated festival in the Northeast” is returning to Montage Mountain on August 13 through 16 as a four-day-three-night engagement promising a weekend filled with […]

A day with Dominique: Life as a transgender woman in NEPA

A day with Dominique: Life as a transgender woman in NEPA

Life can be tough for a 25-year-old navigating their way through the world, trying to figure out where they belong. For Dominique Walker, of Wilkes-Barre, the hindrances of becoming the woman she wants to be go beyond finishing her education, establishing a career and meeting a significant other ready to commit to a relationship — […]

And the 2015 Steamtown Music Award nominees are…

And the 2015 Steamtown Music Award nominees are…

Finally, a save-the-date that doesn’t come with the obligation of buying an over-priced gravy boat or something stupid like that. Mark your calendars for Thursday, September 17 and plan on bringing nothing but unending support for your favorite local musicians (and a debit card with enough money on it to turn up at the bar). […]

2015 Swimsuit Issue

2015 Swimsuit Issue

The hottest issue of the year is here! Every summer we seek out some of the most attractive bodies and faces you’ll see around NEPA ans ask them to wear a swimsuit and a have a little fun in the sun for our annual Swimsuit Issue. This year, Samantha, Rob, Lynsey, Shane, Angel, Elizabeth and […]