Valentine fun at the Comm in Waverly

Valentine fun at the Comm in Waverly

WAVERLY - Some of the parents and children posed in the middle of a frame that read, “We love the Comm” while having their picture taken. ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


This Week In Local History: Ice, ice and ice in news of the not-so-distant past

This Week In Local History: Ice, ice and ice in news of the not-so-distant past

1987 — The Benton Lions Club held its annual ice skating party at the Lackawanna State Park.1997 — Liz Cruciani shared with Abington Journ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Scranton Chinese School, The University of Scranton celebrate Chinese New Year with annual festival

Scranton Chinese School, The University of Scranton celebrate Chinese New Year with annual festival

SCRANTON — Students, faculty and parents of the Scranton Chinese School, along with representatives of the Asian Studies program and Asian Club ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Clarks Summit University theater students to present ‘Peter Pan’ prequel ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ Feb. 23-25

Clarks Summit University theater students to present ‘Peter Pan’ prequel ‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ Feb. 23-25

S. ABINGTON TWP. — Ahoy! Yonder lads ‘n lasses be hoistin’ th’ Jolly Roger ‘n readyin’ to set sail on an adventure...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Factoryville Borough Council members interview candidates for sewer operator position

Factoryville Borough Council members interview candidates for sewer operator position

FACTORYVILLE — Members of Factoryville Borough Council have begun the process of hiring a permanent sewer plant operator.Two candidates were int...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Community members brave the snow for Winterfest 2017 at Lackawanna State Park

Community members brave the snow for Winterfest 2017 at Lackawanna State Park

North Abington Twp. — Community members had fun in the snow at the Lackawanna State Park during Winterfest 2017, held Saturday, Feb. 11 at vario...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Man on the street: ‘Why do we celebrate President’s Day?’

Man on the street: ‘Why do we celebrate President’s Day?’

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February 14th, 2017 |  


More Than Movies: Business is popping at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, despite snow

More Than Movies: Business is popping at the Dietrich Theater in Tunkhannock, despite snow

Not even a nor’easter sweeping up the coast and inland as far as Tunkhannock can make the screens at the Dietrich Theater go dark.Fifty-seven ha...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Dietrich Theater’s Winter Fest Preview Day gets movie-goers excited for upcoming film festival

Dietrich Theater’s Winter Fest Preview Day gets movie-goers excited for upcoming film festival

TUNKHANNOCK — If audience reactions to eatrical trailers shown during the Dietrich Theater’s Winter Fest Preview Day are any indication of...

February 13th, 2017 |  


Time-lapse video of snowfall on Wilkes-Barre’s Oak Street: midnight-7 a.m.

Time-lapse video of snowfall on Wilkes-Barre’s Oak Street: midnight-7 a.m.

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February 9th, 2017 |