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.
VOLUNTEERS NEEDED for the Paint Pittston Pink 5k run. If you are able to volunteer please contact Sara Shaw at (570)654-0513 ext. 239 or e-mail your name and contact information to firstname.lastname@example.org by September 25.
I want to welcome everyone to the September 20th River fest in the Riverfront Park along Kennedy Boulevard. Enjoy the wide variety of vendors and partake of our many downtown businesses! Another upcoming event is “Paint Pittston Pink.” Also the Tomato Bar on Tomato Festival Drive is sponsoring an “Oktoberfest” celebration later this month. City improvements continue. Recently, John Street and …Read More
Pittston City officials recently participated in a ground-breaking ceremony at the site of a new Geisinger Medical Clinic Building on North Main Street. The multi-million dollar building will soon be under construction, and when completed, will add a state of the art medical clinic facility in a prime location along Main Street, creating jobs and adding to the city’s tax base.