Matt Cartwright claimed victory over Incumbent Tim Holden in the Democratic race in 17th District for Congress.
Incumbent U.S. Congressman Tim Holden said it was an honor and a privilege to serve in Congress.
The 10 term politician lost his re-election bid to political newcomer Attorney Matt Cartwright.
Gene Stilp wins in 11th Congressional District. Bill Vinsko concedes race urges voters to support Stilp in November.
A native of Lackawanna County is one step closer to becoming the next Pennsylvania Attorney General.
In the State Representative race in the 112th district Democrat Kevin Haggerty has won. Haggerty took on Incumbent Ken Smith.
Incumbent Eugene Yaw is the winner in the PA State Senate 23rd District.
A pink pig, a wall street journal article, and two men in the race for the 11th Congressional seat held by Lou Barletta. Bill Vinsko and Gene Stilp are squaring off for the Democratic nomination.
A pink pig, a wall street journal article, and two men in the race for the 11th Congressional seat held by Lou Barletta.
Republican Rick Santorum dropped out of the Presidential race Tuesday. This comes just two weeks before his home state, Pennsylvania, is scheduled to hold their primary election.
Republican Presidential Candidate Rick Santorum has suspended his Presidential Campaign.
A fire broke out overnight on the campus of the Hazleton Area High School.
Newcomer and political novice Stefanie Salavantis has defeated Incumbent District Attorney Jackie Musto Carroll by under 1,000 votes.
It looks like Republicans will take over leadership in Monroe County. Republicans John Moyer and Charlie Garris ran away with the lead, each beating the incumbent commissioners by about three thousand votes.
Tom Leighton will spend another 4 years as Mayor of the City of Wilkes-Barre. He was re-elected to his third term in office defeating Republican Lisa Cope and Liberetarian Betsy Summers.
Here's a roundup of some of the other interesting election night notes from around the region.