Our Lady of Peace releases second marking period Honor Roll for 2016-17 school year

Our Lady of Peace School Principal Colleen Jumper announces the honor roll for the second marking period of the 2016-2017 academic year as follows:SIX...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Community calendar for week of Feb. 15, 2017

Community calendar for week of Feb. 15, 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...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Feb. 15, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Feb. 15, 2017

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSWinter Fest 2017, multiple times Feb. 17 through March 2 at the Dietrich Theater. Doors will open at 6 p.m. for Opening Nig...

February 14th, 2017 |  


South Abington Township residents deliver petition to officials for paving of Northern Spy Road

South Abington Township residents deliver petition to officials for paving of Northern Spy Road

S. ABINGTON TWP. — Abington Heights High School (AHHS) student Arjun Iyengar often walks to school from his family’s home in the nearby Ap...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna Trail Board of Education approves elementary Life Skills class

Lackawanna Trail Board of Education approves elementary Life Skills class

FACTORYVILLE — Members of the Lackawanna Trail Board of Education approved the addition of an Elementary Life Skills Class, beginning in the 201...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Sources: Times Shamrock, publisher of Citizens’ Voice, cutting 62 positions

Sources: Times Shamrock, publisher of Citizens’ Voice, cutting 62 positions

WILKES-BARRE — Times Shamrock Communications, which publishes the Citizens’ Voice of Wilkes-Barre and three other daily newspapers in the ...

February 14th, 2017 updated: February 14th, 2017. |  


Clarks Summit resident Tanja Adonizio chosen for elite Harvard Macy program

Clarks Summit resident Tanja Adonizio chosen for elite Harvard Macy program

SCRANTON — Tanja Adonizio, M.D., of Clarks Summit, associate dean for student affairs, and Michelle Schmude, Ed.D., associate dean for admission...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Library News: Abington Community Library to host At Home Party Marketplace March 4

Library News: Abington Community Library to host At Home Party Marketplace March 4

Looking for that unique, independent party item? Not interested in hosting a party? Come shop with us at the At Home Party Marketplace from 10 a.m. to...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Lackawanna County Commissioners recognize Clarks Summit boy for ‘Good Works’

Lackawanna County Commissioners recognize Clarks Summit boy for ‘Good Works’

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented Matthew McDonnell, of Clarks Summit, with a “Good Works” certificate and representatives fro...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Keystone College to host concern to benefit Factoryville Fire Company

Keystone College to host concern to benefit Factoryville Fire Company

LA PLUME — Keystone College will sponsor “An Evening of Jazz and Drinks” to benefit the Factoryville Fire Company at 7 p.m. Friday, ...

February 14th, 2017 |