Pittston is a city in Luzerne County, Pennsylvania, United States, it is situated between Scranton and Wilkes-Barre. The city has a rich history and gained prominence in the late 19th and early 20th centuries as an active anthracite coal mining city, drawing a large portion of its labor force from European immigrants. The city of Pittston is divided into three sections, the Downtown (in the center of the city), the Oregon Section (in the southern end), and the Junction (in the northern end). Pittston is a city filled with friendly, charming independent businesses.
We hope you and your family and friends will join us at noon, this Saturday, March 7th for our Second Annual Greater Pittston St. Patrick’s Day Parade along Main Street! Pittston’s first St. Patrick’s Day parade was actually held way back in the 1850s and as part of the city’s revitalization we were so glad to revive the century plus year old parade tradition last year! Anyone who was here last y…Read More
The goal of Project Preserve is to assist the Greater Pittston Historical Society in finding and furnishing a location to set up an office for volunteers to work and to preserve and display artifacts from Greater Pittston’s history. The event is Thursday, March 19, 2015 from 6:00pm until 8:00 at Susquehanna Brewing Company, 635 S. Main Street, Pittston. The cost to attend the event is $20.00. Ti…Read More