Penn’s Northeast announces executive committee members for new fiscal year

Penn’s Northeast announces executive committee members for new fiscal year

Penn’s Northeast, a regional economic development marketing agency, recently announced its executive committee members who will lead the organiz...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Peoples Security Bank and Trust provides more than $71,000 in scholarship assistance to Scranton Prep students

Peoples Security Bank and Trust provides more than $71,000 in scholarship assistance to Scranton Prep students

Peoples Security Bank and Trust recently provided more than $71,000 in scholarship assistance to students attending Scranton Prep. The donation was ma...

December 7th, 2016 |  


The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce hosts Legislative Forum

The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce hosts Legislative Forum

The Government Affairs Committee of The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce recently hosted its Legislative Forum, featuring state Sen. John Blake (D...

December 7th, 2016 |  


Abington Heights High School Honors Orchestra, Concert Choir perform in concert series at the Viewmont Mall

Abington Heights High School Honors Orchestra, Concert Choir perform in concert series at the Viewmont Mall

DICKSON CITY — Students from the Abington Heights Honors Orchestra and the Abington Heights High School Choir performed in concert Tuesday eveni...

December 7th, 2016 updated: December 7th, 2016. |  


Three Lackawanna County projects to receive $1.2 million in grant funding through Multimodal Transportation Fund

Three Lackawanna County projects to receive $1.2 million in grant funding through Multimodal Transportation Fund

HARRISBURG — Three Lackawanna County projects will receive $1.2 million in grant funding through the Multimodal Transportation Fund, according t...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Clarks Summit’s Riley Hesser to perform as lead Russian dancer in the 41st annual free performances of ‘The Nutcracker’

Clarks Summit’s Riley Hesser to perform as lead Russian dancer in the 41st annual free performances of ‘The Nutcracker’

Clarks Summit resident Riley Hesser will perform as the lead Russian dancer in the Ballet Theatre of Scranton and Marywood University’s 41st ann...

December 6th, 2016 |  


The Mall at Steamtown to host Rescue Pet Expo Sunday, Dec. 11

The Mall at Steamtown to host Rescue Pet Expo Sunday, Dec. 11

A Rescue Pet Expo will be held from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec 11 at The Mall at Steamtown in Scranton. Sponsored by Tracey’s Hope Hospice Care ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Pieces of the Abingtons for the week of Dec. 7, 2016

Pieces of the Abingtons for the week of Dec. 7, 2016

How well do you know the streets where you live? The Abington Journal puts your powers of observation to the test with our “Pieces of the Abingt...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Dec. 7, 2016

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Dec. 7, 2016

AUDITIONS AND CALLS FOR ENTRYAuditions for ‘George Washington Slept Here’ by Moss Hart and George S. Kaufman, by appointment from 11 a.m. ...

December 6th, 2016 |  


Community calendar for week of Dec. 7, 2016

Community calendar for week of Dec. 7, 2016

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...

December 6th, 2016 |