Abington Heights uses strong fourth quarter to advance in Class 5A playoffs

Abington Heights uses strong fourth quarter to advance in Class 5A playoffs

SCRANTON — Grace Evans didn’t step to the free-throw line for the first time until the fourth quarter, and had only previously attempted f...

February 23rd, 2017 |  


Abington Business and Professional Association presents 13th Annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice: Ice, Lights, Broadway

Abington Business and Professional Association presents 13th Annual Clarks Summit Festival of Ice: Ice, Lights, Broadway

CLARKS SUMMIT — Although most of the 50-plus ice sculptures were almost completely melted by Sunday morning, the spirit and atmosphere of the 13...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Three Abington Heights Middle School students donate $600 to Ronald McDonald House of Scranton in honor of their birthdays

Three Abington Heights Middle School students donate $600 to Ronald McDonald House of Scranton in honor of their birthdays

SCRANTON — Abington Heights Middle School students Paige Walsh, Marley Sarafinko and Sophia Cody have been friends for about as long as they can...

February 21st, 2017 |  


This Week In Local History: Theater, snow and a fire truck were top news

This Week In Local History: Theater, snow and a fire truck were top news

1967 — Members of the Marywood College Children’s Theater were preparing for their production of “Peter Pan.” A large photo sh...

February 21st, 2017 |  


Prom-like event hosted by Tim Tebow Foundation and Parker Hill Church in Dickson City caters to individuals with special needs

Prom-like event hosted by Tim Tebow Foundation and Parker Hill Church in Dickson City caters to individuals with special needs

DICKSON CITY — It may not be prom season yet but, on Feb. 10 at Parker Hill Church, it seemed like it.Night to Shine, a prom experience hosted a...

February 19th, 2017 |  


Clarks Summit Festival of Ice coverage

Clarks Summit Festival of Ice coverage

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February 15th, 2017 updated: February 15th, 2017. |  


Clarks Summit Festival of Ice to feature Broadway flair

Clarks Summit Festival of Ice to feature Broadway flair

CLARKS SUMMIT — You won’t have to travel to New York City to see the Radio City Rockettes.They, along with many other Broadway favorites, ...

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 |