Marywood University Announces Sr. Benedicta Berendes Scholarship recipients

Marywood University Announces Sr. Benedicta Berendes Scholarship recipients

SCRANTON — Marywood University recently announced the 2016 recipients of the Sister Benedicta Berendes, IHM Memorial Fund, which is funded by Ma...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Community calendar for week of Sept. 28, 2016

Community calendar for week of Sept. 28, 2016

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...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Sept. 28, 2016

Arts and entertainment calendar for week of Sept. 28, 2016

VISUAL ARTS/PERFORMING ARTSCall for Entries: Glenburn Township’s 12th Annual Art Show and Sale, delivery by Sept. 28 for Oct. 2 opening. Local a...

September 27th, 2016 |  


2016-2017 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series to open on Sunday, Oct. 16

2016-2017 Arts at First Presbyterian concert series to open on Sunday, Oct. 16

CLARKS SUMMIT — Members of the music faculty at Marywood University will open the 2016-2017 Arts at First Presbyterian season with a concert at ...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Rotary Club of the Abingtons’ 2016 Taste of the Abingtons to benefit Rotary International’s End Polio Now campaign, local projects

Rotary Club of the Abingtons’ 2016 Taste of the Abingtons to benefit Rotary International’s End Polio Now campaign, local projects

SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Samples from the menus of local restaurants and eateries.Complimentary beer and wine tasting.Cigar smoking.Live music.Sile...

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Abington Farmers Market offers fresh produce, bread, flowers and more Saturdays through October

Abington Farmers Market offers fresh produce, bread, flowers and more Saturdays through October

SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Maple syrup. Fresh cut flowers. Apples and pears. Tomatoes. Berries. Pumpkins. Apple cider. Vegetables. Fresh-baked bread....

September 27th, 2016 |  


Lakeland Elementary student rewarding for reading prowess

Lakeland Elementary student rewarding for reading prowess

Elementary students in the Lakeland School District were challenged to read for as many minutes as possible over the summer. Sixth-grader Kaitlynn Nic...

September 27th, 2016 |  


Lakeland High School students hold suicide awareness fundraiser

Lakeland High School students hold suicide awareness fundraiser

Lakeland High School’s Students Against Destructive Decisions (SADD) club held a suicide awareness fundraiser to benefit the Lou Ruspi Jr. Found...

September 27th, 2016 |  


State Street Grill in Clarks Summit hosts ‘Gathering at the Grill’ to benefit The Gathering Place

State Street Grill in Clarks Summit hosts ‘Gathering at the Grill’ to benefit The Gathering Place

CLARKS SUMMIT — The patio at State Street Grill was packed Monday evening by community members who came out to a casual cookout for a local caus...

September 27th, 2016 |  


The Glenburn Township 12th Annual Art Show and Sale to open Sunday, Oct. 2

The Glenburn Township 12th Annual Art Show and Sale to open Sunday, Oct. 2

GLENBURN TWP. — Sometimes inspiration comes from places one might take for granted.Joanne Benson, an artist and organizer of the Glenburn Townsh...

September 27th, 2016 |