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Help Bring Google Fiber to Scranton

Google has made an interesting proposition to cities across the United States – the company will provide ultra-high speed fiber networks in trial cities as part of the project Google Fiber. A movement is underway to bring Google Fiber to Scranton, the Electric City, that organizers have called...
March 17th, 2010 | Business | Read More

Student Art on Display during First Friday March

The March First Friday art walk is set for Friday, March 5, from 6-9 p.m. in downtown Scranton. This month, a number of venues will be displaying student art, including the Scranton Times-Tribune, 149 Penn Ave., with “Art For All Seasons,” an exhibition by local students. Duffy Accessories, 218 Linden...
March 4th, 2010 | Featured | Read More

First Night Scranton 2010

There isn’t much time left to plan your New Year’s Eve. Luckily First Night Scranton organizers have already planned your celebration. Here’s a rundown of everything that’s going on next Thursday. First Night Scranton 2010 will run from 6 p.m. to midnight on Thursday, Dec. 31,...
December 21st, 2009 | Featured | Read More

12 days of Christmas Scranton-style: Downtown Shopping Guide 2009

As the holiday season kicks into high gear, be sure to check out the downtown shopping scene in Scranton for gifts of all sorts. From the conventional to the unconventional, the practical to the extravagant, the always-developing downtown shopping scene offers something for everyone. In celebration of...
December 11th, 2009 | Featured | Read More

Scranton Art Scene Grows with Artworks Gallery

During last Friday’s First Friday Scranton, many local art lovers received their introduction to a newly opened downtown artspace, the ArtWorks Gallery at 503 Lackawanna Ave. Artworks is a community art center with an exhibition space, art studio and multi-purpose room. The gallery is “dedicated...
December 9th, 2009 | Art | Read More

First Friday December Closes Great Year for the Arts

The December First Friday, scheduled for Friday, Dec. 4, will cap a great year for local art and music with 25 downtown business participating in this month’s art walk. Several venues will host holiday-themed displays including a Children’s Holiday Art Show at The Electric City Tattoo Gallery,...
December 2nd, 2009 | Featured | Read More