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Watercolor Artist Explores the Natural World

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"Perceptions on Rural Realism" exhibition going on now at the Wyoming Valley Art League

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Youth Theater Program Cultivates Lifelong Love for the Arts

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Scranton Cultural Center's 2019 Summer Camp educates, inspires and entertains.

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Celebrating 80 Years of Oz

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We talk with Ashley Bohn, playing the role of Dorothy in the Music Box Dinner Playhouse's presentation of 'The Wizard of Oz'

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Why Is The Movie Experience Better In A Theater? A Lifelong Enthusiast Explains.

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John Hersker wants to make the communal moviegoing experience available to everyone, which led him to start the F.M. Kirby Center's monthly 'Classic Movies At The Kirby' series.

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We'll Let You In On A Secret (Garden)

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The Greenhouse Project and Lackawanna Historical Society present 'Rooted In The Hill: A Tour of Homes & Secret Gardens in Scranton's Hill Section'

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Confessions of a Recovering Jocyean

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Will Dowd, author of "Areas of Fog," reflects on 'Bloomsday,' an annual celebration of all things James Joyce

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Teen Town

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Don't let their ages fool you—this trio is performing jazz-rock fusion at a world class level.

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Hannah Decker

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Hannah Decker is WVIA's Artist of the Week

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Refurbished Organ Cause for Celebration

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St. Luke's Episcopal Church in Scranton invites organist Mark Laubach for special recital featuring Bach, Howells and more.

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Gingermon

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Unique, danceable reggae from Tim Gandee and his band

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Filmmaker Taika Waititi On Satirizing Nazis In 'Jojo Rabbit'

Jojo Rabbit centers on a 10-year-old boy who joins the Hitler Youth. Writer and director Waititi, who is from New...

In 'Heaven, My Home' Attica Locke Shows A Part Of Texas We Don't Usually See

Locke says her new novel "was about place before it was about a character." The story follows a black ranger who...

In 'Stolen,' Five Boys Are Caught In A Reverse Underground Railroad Toward Slavery

Richard Bell's true tale details how even as the Underground Railroad ferried enslaved people north towards freedom,...

Edna O'Brien Bears Witness To Horror In 'Girl'

O'Brien's 19th novel is based on the real story of the Nigerian schoolgirls kidnapped by jihadist group Boko Haram...

In 'Olive, Again,' Elizabeth Strout Revisits An Old Friend

Ten years after her Pulitzer Prize-winning Olive Kitteridge, Elizabeth Strout returns to the town of Crosby, Maine...

The War On Terrorism, Through The Eyes Of 3 Women At The CIA

After the 2001 al-Qaida attacks, the CIA ramped up counterterrorism operations. This included a surge in young...