Poet links city with Caribbean hometown

Poet links city with Caribbean hometown

Reyson Peralta found so many similarities between Hazleton and his hometown of Jarabacoa in the Dominican Republic that he went to sleep in one town and dreamed of the other. His poem, “Gris Poema Carbon (Gray Poem Coal) Hazleton, Pennsylvania, USA” brings together...
Allied Artists’ 58th juried exhibit now on display

Allied Artists’ 58th juried exhibit now on display

BY AMY MARCHIANO A colorful photograph of a butterfly caught Maria Swain’s attention Sunday at the Allied Artists 58th annual Judged Art Exhibit. “Oh, I like that one,” Swain, 15, of Schuylkill Haven, said while looking at the photograph of a multicolored butterfly on...