Cable television

Service Electric in Wilkes-Barre was the very first cable television company

WILKES-BARRE – Despite some disputes, the folks at the Service Electric stake claim to be the first cable television company in the United States, having been established in 1940. With 17,000 customers in Wilkes-Barre alone and over 300,000 system-wide, Service Electric retains the company’s primary mission of customer service and satisfaction today. Larry Shewack, who […]