New reward offered in 30-year-old cold case of missing Scranton girl
Ten-year-old girl’s lemonade stand on Newton-Ransom Blvd. benefits area veterans
Griffin Pond Animal Shelter holds groundbreaking ceremony for $3 million construction project
Lackawanna Trail Junior-Senior High School Marching band prepares for upcoming season
Camaraderie, commitment define this year’s Abington Heights High School Comets marching band
- New reward offered in 30-year-old cold case of missing Scranton girl - 5:02 pm
- Marion Munley named Product Liability Lawyer of the Year - 3:27 pm updated: 11:30 am.
- Keystone College plans activities to welcome students back to campus - 11:58 am
- Dalton council discusses storm water options - 9:09 am
- Ten-year-old girl’s lemonade stand on Newton-Ransom Blvd. benefits area veterans - 6:31 pm
- Clarks Green resident concerned about catch basin on Fairview Road - 6:14 pm
- Griffin Pond Animal Shelter holds groundbreaking ceremony for $3 million construction project - 5:01 pm
- Swim and dive coaches topic of discussion at Abington Heights School Board meeting - 4:03 pm updated: 2:06 pm.
- Lackawanna Trail Junior-Senior High School Marching band prepares for upcoming season - 3:59 pm
- State Rep. Marty Flynn holding free Senior Fair on Aug. 26 - 3:31 pm
- Community organizations receive donations during South Abington Twp. McDonald’s franchise grand opening - 3:12 pm
- Veterans outreach scheduled for Aug. 24 at state Rep. Marty Flynn’s office - 3:04 pm
- Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Aug. 24, 2016 - 2:28 pm
- Community calendar for week of Aug. 24, 2016 - 2:26 pm
- Camaraderie, commitment define this year’s Abington Heights High School Comets marching band - 2:16 pm
- Red Cross blood drive memorializes former Scranton Mayor James Barrett McNulty - 1:10 pm updated: 1:10 pm.
- Clarks Summit Borough ranked as 10th safest city out of 963 places in Pennsylvania, per SafeWise report - 1:04 pm updated: 10:51 am.
- Hickory Project to return to the Dietrich Theater for a concert Sunday, Aug. 28 - 1:01 pm
- Geisinger Wyoming Valley, Geisinger Community Medical Center auxiliaries raise funds through gala, support patient care - 12:48 pm
- More Than Movies: Pottery and Sculpture for Kids kicks off fall classes at the Dietrich Theater - 12:00 pm
- First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit to hold 25th annual jazz communion service Sunday, Sept. 4 - 11:53 am
- Dietrich movie mania for week of Aug. 24, 2016 - 11:48 am
- Waverly United Methodist Church’s 47th Annual Bull Roast set for Labor Day, Monday, Sept. 5 - 11:28 am
- All-female folk trio Sassafrass to close out 2016 Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series Aug. 31 at Hillside Park - 11:22 am
- This Week In Local History: Remembering the the Stephen Parker barn: 1827-1971 - 11:18 am
- Everything Natural in Clarks Summit sold to New Jersey businessman, industry expert after a year-and-a-half on market - 10:45 am
- Abington Heights students receive scholarships from Fraternal Order of Police - 10:17 am
- Abington Community Library teams earn wins in Battle of the Books competition - 10:02 am
- Legacy of Sultzer Monument lives on in Chinchilla - 2:20 pm
- Dunkin’ Donuts of Northeastern Pennsylvania raises $47,600 for Saint Joseph’s Center - 3:51 pm
- Keystone College representatives finish sixth in national business competition - 3:44 pm
- Asian Moon Festival to be celebrated at The University of Scranton with lecture and ‘Art of Tea’ demonstration - 3:20 pm updated: 3:20 pm.
- 15-year anniversary of Sept. 11 ceremony to be held in Scranton - 2:58 pm
- Dietrich Theater Writers Group to be featured at August Open Mic - 2:57 pm
- The University of Scranton’s Schemel Forum courses illustrate influences of the past on the present - 2:44 pm
- Harford Fair schedule highlights - 2:40 pm
- The Scranton Chapter of Young People in Recovery plans ‘Recovery is H.O.P.E.’ event for Sept. 19 - 2:25 pm
- Open house, orientation planned for Lakeland School District - 2:10 pm
- ‘These Days: Prints by Mark Ciocca’ art exhibit to be held in Scranton - 1:31 pm
- South Abington Township resident Aleni Mackarey graduates from Lafayette College - 11:11 am
- Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:02 am
- Community calendar for week of Aug. 17, 2016 - 11:00 am
- Afternoon With The Arts panel discussion scheduled for Saturday, Aug. 20 - 10:14 am
- Atlantic Sunrise Community Grant Program applications due Sept. 1 - 4:40 pm
- Factoryville Borough Council members approve purchase of security cameras - 4:23 pm
- Library News: Abington Community Library plans second annual Tasting by the Book fundraiser for Oct. 22 - 12:59 pm
- Endless Mountains Heritage Region sees funds in action at Dietrich Theater - 12:39 pm
- Rogue Chimp next in Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series lineup at Hillside Park - 12:34 pm
- Cornstock Folk Festival fast approaches, strings workshop planned in Tunkhannock - 12:32 pm
- Northeastern Pennsylvania Reading Association to hold Reading Time at the Viewmont Mall Aug. 20 - 12:29 pm
State Rep. Marty Flynn holding free Senior Fair on Aug. 26
SCRANTON — Older residents of the 113th Legislative District are invited to state Rep. Marty Flynn’s fourth annual Senior Fair. The free e...
Community organizations receive donations during South Abington Twp. McDonald’s franchise grand opening
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Three area non-profit organizations were presented with checks to enhance their offerings during a ribbon-cutting ceremony...
Veterans outreach scheduled for Aug. 24 at state Rep. Marty Flynn’s office
SCRANTON — Area veterans are invited to take part in the monthly support program from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aug. 24 at state Rep. Marty Flynn’...
Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Aug. 24, 2016
VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSCall for Entries: Glenburn Township’s 12th Annual Art Show and Sale, delivery by Sept. 28 for Oct. 2 opening. Local a...
Community calendar for week of Aug. 24, 2016
REUNIONSDunmore Central Catholic High School Class of 1971 45th reunion, Aug. 27 at the Green Ridge Club in Scranton. Cost: $40. Reservations due by A...
Camaraderie, commitment define this year’s Abington Heights High School Comets marching band
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Abington Heights High School seniors Abby Schmidt and Lauren Olevnik have been friends since elementary school, when they ...
Abington area sports calendar for the week of Aug. 24, 2016
Abington Youth Soccer League registration, currently underway for the fall season until Sept. 11. Boys and girls born on or between 8/1/97 and 7/31/12...
Scranton Prep girls tennis team returns players with state tournament experience
SCRANTON — The Scranton Prep girls tennis team is ready to compete with four starters and two other players with experience from last year’...
Depth could be an advantage for Abington Heights’ girls tennis team
CLARKS SUMMIT — The Abington Heights girls tennis team lost several players to graduation this year, but coach Kelly Arp believes the new squad ...
Young riders learn from national champion at Cedar BMX clinic
NEWTON TWP. — When Jason Carnes rolled into Cedar BMX, it brought back some good memories.Carnes, the reigning USA BMX National Cruiser Champion...
Abington area athletes win titles at Scranton Tennis Club Championships
CLARKS SUMMIT — Cierra Beck, Eamon Gibbons, Kiran Kumar, Diana Shields, and Diane Bailey were crowned singles champions in the Scranton Tennis C...
Abington baseball teams eliminated from City-County Tournament
Abington American advanced to the county title game while Abington National fell in the semifinals of the county bracket in the 2016 District 17/32 Ci...
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Hickory Project to return to the Dietrich Theater for a concert Sunday, Aug. 28
TUNKHANNOCK — The bluegrass band Hickory Project will return to the Dietrich Theater stage for a performance at 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 28. Admissio...
More Than Movies: Pottery and Sculpture for Kids kicks off fall classes at the Dietrich Theater
Editor’s note: This week’s column was written by Dietrich Theater Program Director Margie Young.With the start of school just around the c...
First Presbyterian Church of Clarks Summit to hold 25th annual jazz communion service Sunday, Sept. 4
CLARKS SUMMIT — The First Prebyterian Church of Clarks Summit will hold its 25th annual jazz communion service at 10 a.m. Sunday, Sept. 4 in the...
Dietrich movie mania for week of Aug. 24, 2016
This week’s question: In what year was the original “Ben-Hur” film released?Last week’s answer: Robert Redford.Last week’...
All-female folk trio Sassafrass to close out 2016 Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series Aug. 31 at Hillside Park
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Local folk band Sassafrass will close out this year’s Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series with a show from 6 p.m. to ...
Wilkes-Barre Academy receives EITC donation from Landmark Community Bank
Landmark Community Bank, through the EITC program, contributed to Wilkes-Barre Academy’s pre-k program. At the presentation, from left, are: Cap...
Parenting, Abington Style: Reconnecting, bonding with the Tribe of ‘86
My high school class’ 30th anniversary reunion was last weekend. I had attended my 10th and my 20th, but this one was different.We’ve all ...
More Than Movies: Dietrich Theater offers art camps, workshops for both children and adults
Fantastical costumes, pirate princesses and underwater adventure were all part of the Dietrich Theater’s second Theatre and Visual Arts camp of ...
More Than Movies: River Day, Summer Fest were hits; Dietrich Theater looks forward to Fall Film Festival
Turtles, snakes and birds, oh my!These were some of the creatures, attendees of Tunkhannock’s 12th Annual River Day were able to meet up close a...
Dalton Library Delights: Wrapping up summer activities at the Dalton Community Library
We must’ve blinked! How can it be August already? By the middle of this month the Dalton Community Library’s summer reading program and sc...
Rotary Club of the Abingtons: July brings ‘new hope for a year of service’
The fiscal year of Rotary Clubs begins in July. It is our new year and with it comes new hope for a year of service. Our financial books are closed at...
More Than Movies: Dietrich Theater grieves death of musician George Wesley, celebrates his inspiration
Editor’s note: This week’s column was written by Dietrich Theater Program Director Margie Young.This past week we lost an early supporter ...
South Abington Township native Jason Bamford chases entrepreneurial dreams with Geoswap
NEWARK, Del. — South Abington Township native Jason Bamford is about to take his start-up business concept, Geoswap, to the next level.The app i...
Abbiocco, Woods and Company to host Abington Business and Professional Association’s Summer After Hours Card Exchange
The Abington Business and Professional Association will hold its Summer After Hours Card Exchange from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 10 at Abbiocc...
Northeast Music Center Inc. raffles off autographed Carlos Santana guitar to benefit Griffin Pond Animal Shelter
Northeast Music Center Inc. in Dickson City, a national retailer for electric and acoustic guitars and other musical instruments, in cooperation with ...
Abington Farmers Market to open for 2016 season Saturday, July 16 at South Abington Park
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Having a local farmers market where residents can buy produce and other goods that were grown and made right in the Abingt...
New restaurant Abbiocco in South Abington Township focuses on freshness, family
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — “Homemade” and “family friendly” are the best ways to describe Abbiocco, the new restaurant that o...
Abington area farmers participate in conservation district’s Interseeder Demonstration Day
SCOTT TWP. — Four Lackawanna County farms participated in the Lackawanna County Conservation District’s Interseeder Demonstration Day, hel...