Growing Stronger strength training program for adults age 40 and up offered by Penn State Extension,The University of Scranton

Growing Stronger strength training program for adults age 40 and up offered by Penn State Extension,The University of Scranton

SCRANTON — Penn State Extension, in collaboration with The University of Scranton, is offering strength training and nutrition classes to help m...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Scranton Chapter of Young People in Recovery to hold first Monthly Community Chat Jan. 23

Scranton Chapter of Young People in Recovery to hold first Monthly Community Chat Jan. 23

SCRANTON — The Scranton Chapter of Young People in Recovery (YPR) will host its first Monthly Community Chat at 6:30 p.m. Monday, Jan. 23 at Pec...

January 19th, 2017 |  


Scranton rally one of dozens across nation to support Affordable Care Act

Scranton rally one of dozens across nation to support Affordable Care Act

SCRANTON — Holding signs that read “Stop Republican war on healthcare,” and chanting “healthcare is a human right,” a gr...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Waverly Elementary School students recognized through Comet Club Program

Waverly Elementary School students recognized through Comet Club Program

Waverly Elementary School recently recognized students for outstanding behavior through its Comet Club Program. From left, Mr. Munley, guidance counse...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Clarks Green resident Jeff Gallagher celebrates 95th birthday with breakfast at Sunrise Cafe

Clarks Green resident Jeff Gallagher celebrates 95th birthday with breakfast at Sunrise Cafe

CLARKS SUMMIT — Jeff Gallagher, of Clarks Green, celebrated his 95th birthday on Tuesday with family and friends over breakfast at the Sunrise C...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Scranton UNICO to hold 58th annual charity fundraiser March 4

Scranton UNICO to hold 58th annual charity fundraiser March 4

SCRANTON — The Scranton Chapter of UNICO will host its 58th annual charity fundraiser on Saturday, March 4 at Genetti’s Manor. The cocktai...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Jan. 18, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Jan. 18, 2017

AUDITIONS AND CALLS FOR ENTRYAuditions for Common Play Factory’s production of ‘White Matter Surplus’ by Alicia Grega, 1 to 4 p.m. J...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Community calendar for week of Jan. 18, 2017

Community calendar for week of Jan. 18, 2017

REMINDERSKnights of Columbus Abington Council No. 6611 Bingo, at 7 p.m. every second Tuesday in the Our Lady of the Snows Gathering Room. Cost: no cov...

January 17th, 2017 updated: January 17th, 2017. |  


Local Elizabethtown College students named to fall 2016 dean’s list

Local Elizabethtown College students named to fall 2016 dean’s list

ELIZABETHTOWN — Megan Kane, Melissa Spencer and Alysse Vielee, all of South Abington Township, were named to the fall 2016 dean’s list at ...

January 17th, 2017 |  


Scranton Cultural Center announces Feb. 17 return of Soul Shakers Winter Blues Guitarmageddon

Scranton Cultural Center announces Feb. 17 return of Soul Shakers Winter Blues Guitarmageddon

SCRANTON — The Winter Blues Guitarmageddon, a collaboration of the Scranton Cultural Center (SCC) at the Masonic Temple and The Soul Shakers, wi...

January 17th, 2017 |