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By Samantha Swindler, The Times-Tribune, Corbin, Ky. Aug. 4--Of only eight Kentucky artists who were granted Al Smith Individual Artist Fellowships Awards this year, two of them work right here in Williamsburg, for the University of the Cumberlands.
By Daniel Axelrod, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 4--The freshly built anatomy labs at Lackawanna College might not look like much from the outside, but inside, the future Commonwealth Medical College is taking shape.
By Patrice Wilding, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 4--Sunday's Mayhem Festival at Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain more than lived up to its name. The inaugural summer concert tour featured a plethora of metal acts, including headliners Mastodon, Dragonforce, Slipknot and Disturbed.
By Robert Swift, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 3--HARRISBURG -- Responding to the natural gas boom in the Marcellus Shale formation, a House committee plans a first look next month at new bills to tighten state regulation of drilling activities. Reps.
By Shari Sanger, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 3--OLD FORGE -- A former Old Forge police officer who was fired in April for failing to comply with a residency requirement, has filed a civil suit against the borough's Civil Service Commission.
By Sarah Hofius Hall, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 2--While refusing to work with or recognize its teachers labor union, the Diocese of Scranton has developed a proposed contract for its educators that would govern issues such as sick days and compensation.
By Stacy Brown, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 2--The star power and magic of Disney hit the Toyota Pavilion at Montage Mountain on Friday as teen pop sensation the Jonas Brothers took the stage in their Burning Up tour.
By Stacy Brown, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 1--The Broadway Theatre League of NEPA promises a little misbehavin' when the 2008-2009 season kicks off this fall. The 49th season is set to open Nov. 28 when a three-night run of the Fats Waller musical, "Ain't Misbehavin'" begins.
By Charles Schillinger, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Aug. 1--THROOP -- Officials for Gould Electronics are backtracking on initial reports its contractor, SCE Environmental Group, refused to stop discharging water into Sulfur Creek when told to do so at the former Marjol site.
By Josh Mrozinski, The Times-Tribune, Scranton, Pa. Jul. 31--TUNKHANNOCK TWP. -- Bob Daniels has concerns and questions about how natural gas well development could affect the drinking water supply.
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