If you ski or snowboard, why not get a jump on the season – and the crowds – by heading up to Elk Mountain, which opens for the season today. Elk, known as Pennsylvania’s premier ski area, is kicking off its 50th season.
Get into the holiday spirit by taking a drive through Nay Aug Park and ogling the spectacular Christmas lights display that help Scranton live up to its “Electric City” nickname. The light show is free every day from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m.
Thanksgiving was last week, but you can also enjoy a real turkey this Thursday because the NFL Network is featuring an exciting matchup between the 4-8 San Diego Chargers and the 3-9 Oakland Raiders. Don’t get the NFL Network? In that case, consider yourself lucky this week.
Scranton’s powerhouse women’s basketball team faced a major challenge against nationally ranked Messiah. — Page 3A
A government audit questions the Treasury Department’s ability to oversee the bailout program — Page 4A
Obituaries — Page 6A