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Road delays expected in Clarks Summit
Beginning on Tuesday, April 22 a contractor for PennDOT will begin repaving SR 407 in Clarks Summit.
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Thu Apr 17, 2014
As a part of Meals on Wheels of Northeastern Pennsylvania's "March for Meals" campaign, local politicians were invited to help deliver meals throughout the month of March as a way to bring attention to hunger in Lackawanna County.
News Their School Can Use
Abington Heights Middle School teachers Sandra Spangler and Rae Rudzinski are helping students learn the ins and outs of writing newspaper articles thanks to a popular after-school program called, "What's New in White and Blue" .
Close your eyes and visualize driving down Glenburn Road, one of the most prominent tree-lined streets in the Abingtons.
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Employees at Highland Associates in Clarks Summit recently took part in the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute's 11th Annual C.A.S.U.A.L. Day.
The Rock Church Worship Center, 530 Morgan Highway, Scranton, will host a Passion Play, featuring a live presentation of the life, death, burial and resurrection of Jesus Christ on Friday and Saturday, April 18-19, beginning at 7:30 p.m. and on Sunday, April 20, beginning at 11 a.m. Call 570-342-0544, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit ... (more)
Wed Apr 16, 2014
Countryside Conservancy to push forward with trail project
After nearly a week of waiting, contractors from Rutledge Excavating Inc. can continue to build a 2-mile stretch of trail that snakes through the township and is central to a long-stalled project.
Tue Apr 15, 2014
Where Did Spring Go?
That wind blew a skylight from the roof of the Luzerne County Courthouse in Wilkes-Barre, too.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Stine stump farm in Slate Belt could become wood-grinding facility
Landowner Gerald DiDomenico proposes a wood-grinding facility on Gravel Hill Road in Lower Mount Bethel Township, home to a dump formerly owned by Clayton and Michael Stine that caught fire in 1999, smoldering for months.
Sun Apr 13, 2014
"Tails for Troops" Helps Soldiers
For the second year in a row, an organization in Lackawanna County is helping veterans find the canine companion they need.
2 Valley docs' pay in Top 5
Two physicians at Danville State Hospital were paid at least $288,000 in 2013, with more than 40 percent of those earnings in overtime, according to the state Department of Public Welfare.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
Best bets for the weekend
Sculpted Ice Works/Antler Ridge Winery Spring Thaw Ice & Wine Festival, noon to 5 p.m., Sculpted Ice Works, Route 590, Lakeville, $20 advance/$25 at door/$10 designated driver.
Fri Apr 11, 2014
Best bets for the weekend
"Cirque Dreams Rocks," presented by Broadway Theatre League of Northeastern Pennsylvania, 7:30 p.m., Scranton Cultural Center at The Masonic Temple, 420 N. Washington Ave., $33/$43/$53.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Getting there: A cool start to a nice, warm spring day
It's a cool 31 this morning, but it's going to be warm -- nice and warm, the nicest it's been in a very long time, today.
Three community leaders will be honored as "Mighty Oaks" by the Employment Opportunity & Training Center of Northeastern PA at an awards dinner Wednesday, May 7, at Glen Oak Country Club, Clarks Summit.
Power To Save: Month-Long Cleanup Underway
April is considered Earth Month and in Pennsylvania the state has a theme for the month this year: Pick It Up PA.
A Four-Pawed Salute
From left: Alanna Pettersen, Juliette Pettersen, holding Reese, and Alyssa Stauffer, holding Willow.
Clarks Summit man releases third novel
"Rock Rewind" tells the story of a former musician, Jack Lynch, who lives a normal life with his wife and kids in Scranton, after retiring from the music business.
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From left: Amanda Pallo, Patti Pallo and Sandy Longo show off items that will be available at the inaugural At Home Party Marketplace, to be held at the Abington Community Library, 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit, on Saturday, April 12, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. PHOTO STEPHANIE LONGO Have you ever wanted to host a Tupperware, Mary Kay or Pampered ... (more)
Wed Apr 09, 2014
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MICHAEL J. MULLEN / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER Dolores, left, and Kerry O'Grady of Waverly Twp.