See Jane Read: These books provide powerful messages, should be read by everyone

See Jane Read: These books provide powerful messages, should be read by everyone

Fear and outrage can be “doubleplusgood” for book sales.When Kellyanne Conway, counselor to President Trump, used the term “alternat...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Visit The Gathering Place during the Clarks Summit Ice Festival

Visit The Gathering Place during the Clarks Summit Ice Festival

Snow came blowing and blustering into our area last Thursday, finally giving us a beautiful winter day that felt like real winter — crystal clea...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Dalton Borough looks into three possible grants

DALTON - At the Feb. 9 borough council meeting, president Gus Vlassis reported he received three possible grants for the 2017 grant round.He said the ...

February 14th, 2017 |  


Dealing with death of her mother leads Bernadette Kozlowski down new career path

Dealing with death of her mother leads Bernadette Kozlowski down new career path

CLARKS SUMMIT – Sitting inside her Clarks Summit office, Bernadette Kozlowski is only about seven miles from the Scranton Preparatory School. Bu...

January 31st, 2017 |  


Man on the street: ‘What do you like least about winter?’

Man on the street: ‘What do you like least about winter?’

“Definitely the snow.”Charles MullenScranton“The heavy snow on the roads because I don’t like driving in the snow.”Gail ...

January 24th, 2017 |  


See Jane Read: Boy meets girl, and then things get squirrely

See Jane Read: Boy meets girl, and then things get squirrely

Choosing a really great love story to get myself in the mood for Valentine’s Day is a little like trying to pick out the most delicious piece of...

January 24th, 2017 |  


Man on the street: ‘How do you ring in the New Year?’

Man on the street: ‘How do you ring in the New Year?’

“My husband and I were at our 5-year-old granddaughters and watched ‘The Secret Life of Pets’ and we had snacks. My granddaughter ma...

January 3rd, 2017 |  


2016: A year of victories, new beginnings in the Abingtons

2016: A year of victories, new beginnings in the Abingtons

For Abington area residents, 2016 was a year filled with endings, new beginnings, losses, victories and a sense of community. The following are just s...

December 27th, 2016 |  


Abington Heights to hold first-ever alumni basketball game Nov. 25

Abington Heights to hold first-ever alumni basketball game Nov. 25

SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — The first-ever Abington Heights Boys Basketball Meet the Team and Blue-White Alumni Game will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, No...

November 15th, 2016 |  


Lackawanna Trail High School’s field hockey star Mackenzie Semken commits to play at Marywood University

Lackawanna Trail High School’s field hockey star Mackenzie Semken commits to play at Marywood University

Lackawanna Trail senior Mackenzie Semken recently signed her letter of intent to play field hockey at Marywood University. She was instrumental in her...

November 15th, 2016 |