United Neighborhood Center’s Camp Kelly in Tunkhannock gears up for full summer of programs

United Neighborhood Center’s Camp Kelly in Tunkhannock gears up for full summer of programs

TUNKHANNOCK — When Kelly Quinn, of Waverly Township, first started attending the former Camp St. Andrew, now Camp Kelly, in third grade, she did...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Community Library paving project is underway

Abington Community Library paving project is underway

CLARKS SUMMIT — The Abington Community Library is now in its second week of an ongoing paving project and is reminding patrons to be cautious wh...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Heights teacher named Lackawanna County Teacher of the Year

Abington Heights teacher named Lackawanna County Teacher of the Year

S. ABINGTON TWP. — It has been a difficult year for Abington Heights High School teacher Kerri Davis, first with her husband Keith’s tragi...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Community calendar for week of May 24, 2017

Community calendar for week of May 24, 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...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 24, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of May 24, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSAll about Opera, 12 p.m. May 24 and 31 at The Gathering Place. Starting with the basics of this time-honored art form, Jenn...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Dietrich Theater to host Rain Garden ‘How To’ program and dedication June 3

Dietrich Theater to host Rain Garden ‘How To’ program and dedication June 3

TUNKHANNOCK — The Dietrich Theater solved a water run-off problem by creating a rain garden at the back of the theater and is now ready to help ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center hosts Beta Rho Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International

Lackawanna Trail Elementary Center hosts Beta Rho Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International

FACTORYVILLE — The May meeting of the Beta Rho Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International was hosted by members Pat Carpenter and Ga...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Pre-registration now open for Eighth Annual Forever Young Kids’ Fishing Derby June 10 at Hillside Park

Pre-registration now open for Eighth Annual Forever Young Kids’ Fishing Derby June 10 at Hillside Park

S. ABINGTON TWP. — The Eighth Annual Forever Young Kids’ Fishing Derby will be presented in memory of the late “Bud” Young on ...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


S. Abington Twp student Kara Greskovic named to spring 2017 dean’s list at Belmont University

S. Abington Twp student Kara Greskovic named to spring 2017 dean’s list at Belmont University

NASHVILLE, Tenn. — Kara Greskovic, of South Abington Township, qualified for the spring 2017 dean’s list at Belmont University.Eligibility...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


Beta Rho Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International donates to Summer Lunch Box Program

Beta Rho Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International donates to Summer Lunch Box Program

The Beta Rho Chapter members of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (DKG) recently collected pasta and sauce to donate to the Summer Lunch Box...

May 23rd, 2017 |