Dietrich movie mania for week of March 22, 2017

Dietrich movie mania for week of March 22, 2017

This week’s question: In what new movie does the “Harry Potter” star Emma Watson appear?Last week’s answer: Preston PackardLas...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Clarks Green Borough establishes junior council person position to start in 2017-2018 school year

Clarks Green Borough establishes junior council person position to start in 2017-2018 school year

CLARKS GREEN — The borough council hopes to add another chair to its meeting table, starting with the 2017-2018 school year.According to Council...

March 20th, 2017 |  


Updated at 6:18 a.m.: School closings for Thursday, March 16

Updated at 6:18 a.m.: School closings for Thursday, March 16

According to WNEP.com, the following schools/school districts are closed today:• Alternative Learning, Plains Township• ARC of NEPA Adult ...

March 15th, 2017 updated: March 17th, 2017. |  


Roadwork discussions continue at South Abington Township supervisors meeting

Roadwork discussions continue at South Abington Township supervisors meeting

S. ABINGTON TWP. — The public comment section of the Monday, March 13 regular supervisors meeting was once again occupied by residents seeking r...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Factoryville Borough hires new maintenance worker, sewer plant operator

Factoryville Borough hires new maintenance worker, sewer plant operator

FACTORYVILLE — Borough manager Mary Ellen Buckbee announced during a regular monthly Factoryville Borough Council meeting March 8 that Jim Gesek...

March 14th, 2017 |  


The Gathering Place to host Instrument Petting Zoo Saturday, March 18

The Gathering Place to host Instrument Petting Zoo Saturday, March 18

CLARKS SUMMIT — A different kind of petting zoo is coming to town: one without animals. Instead of the “ba-a-a-as” of sheep, the ...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of March 15, 2017

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of March 15, 2017

AUDITIONS AND CALLS FOR ENTRYThe Scranton Fringe Festival open for applications: The performing arts festival is scheduled to return to multiple venue...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Community calendar for week of March 15, 2017

Community calendar for week of March 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...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Adult education: The Gathering Place is coming to life

Adult education: The Gathering Place is coming to life

You really had to be there to appreciate the immensity — a vision coming to life, to reality. To see people from all walks of life, all ages and...

March 14th, 2017 |  


Library News: April 8 is a busy day for the Abington Community Library

Library News: April 8 is a busy day for the Abington Community Library

It is that time of year again: the Friends of the Abington Community Library Spring Book Sale. Join us from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, April 8 at t...

March 14th, 2017 |