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Community Events Listings, September 3, 2015Society speaker: Jermyn Historical Society historical presentation, Sept. 13, 7
Community Events Listings, September 3, 2015
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Society speaker: Jermyn Historical Society historical presentation, Sept. 13, 7:30 p.m., Community Center, 440 Jefferson Ave., Tom Klopfer on “Anthracite Idioms,” free. Anniversary dinner: Jessup 21st Century Association 20th anniversary dinner... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 2, 2015Abingtons Breakfast buffet: Knights of Columbus Abington Council 6611 all-you-
Community Events Listings, September 2, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Abingtons Breakfast buffet: Knights of Columbus Abington Council 6611 all-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, Sept. 13, 7:30-11 a.m., Our Lady of the Snows Church, State Street, Clarks Summit, $8/adults, $4/12 and under, at door. Carbondale Cruise... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 1, 2015Abingtons Mum sale: Countryside Com­munity Church 9-inch mum sale, orders by S
Community Events Listings, September 1, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Abingtons Mum sale: Countryside Com­munity Church 9-inch mum sale, orders by Sunday for Sept. 12, 1-3 p.m. pickup, 14011 Orchard Drive, Clarks Summit; $7, $6.50/three or more; 570-587-3206 or www.countryside -church.org. Carbondale Club cruises:... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 31, 2015Clarks Summit Chicken barbeuce: VFW Post 7069 and Auxiliary chicken barbecue,
Community Events Listings, August 31, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Clarks Summit Chicken barbeuce: VFW Post 7069 and Auxiliary chicken barbecue, Sept. 19, 2-6 p.m. or sold out, 402 Winola Road; $9/adults, $4.50/children. Dunmore Knights meet: Knights of Columbus Dunmore Council 3635 meeting, Sept. 10, 7:30 p.m.,... Read more
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Around The TownsBlakely The Lake Ladore amusement park didn’t have a roller coaster or a water
Around The Towns
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Blakely The Lake Ladore amusement park didn’t have a roller coaster or a water slide, but 115 years ago, a carousel and a place to swim were enough for Northeast Pennsylvania’s coal miners. Waymart Area Historical Society President Jane Varcoe will... Read more
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News - The Times-Tribune1. Who was hired as the new Lackawanna County court administrator? A. Robert C
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
1. Who was hired as the new Lackawanna County court administrator? A. Robert Cordaro, former county commissioner. B. Frank Castellano, a longtime deputy district attorney. C. Carmen Minora, a county judge retiring this year. D. Chris Doherty,... Read more
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Scranton man charged with indecent assaultSCRANTON — A South Scranton man faces charges he touched a girl after asking he
Scranton man charged with indecent assault
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
SCRANTON — A South Scranton man faces charges he touched a girl after asking her to expose her breast, police said. City detectives arrested Jonathan Hargis, 35, of 116 Belvedere Drive, on Wednesday after the juvenile told investigators he fondled... Read more
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Reader sees devil in the flames. What do you see?As flames rose from the Sandone Tire warehouse, Dan Morell decided to try the c
Reader sees devil in the flames. What do you see?
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
As flames rose from the Sandone Tire warehouse, Dan Morell decided to try the camera on his new iPhone. The South Scranton resident snapped this photo of the blaze from Wyoming Avenue near Friedman Electric. The devilish face in the flames... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 27, 2015Abingtons Hymn sing: Countryside Com­munity Church hymn sing Sun­day, 6:30 p.m
Community Events Listings, August 27, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Abingtons Hymn sing: Countryside Com­munity Church hymn sing Sun­day, 6:30 p.m., 14011 Orchard Drive, Clarks Summit; ice cream social follows, 570-587-3206, www.countryside-church.org. Milford Harvest party: Milford’s eighth annual Share the... Read more
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Industrial heritage creates opportunitiesIn the 19th and early 20th centuries, Northeast Pennsylvania literally fueled A
Industrial heritage creates opportunities
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
In the 19th and early 20th centuries, Northeast Pennsylvania literally fueled America's Industrial Revolution. Those industries are long gone, but their remnants are among NEPA's biggest selling points as a tourist destination. Heritage tourism is... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 25, 2015Dunmore First day: Dunmore School District first day of classes, Wednesday; El
Community Events Listings, August 25, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Dunmore First day: Dunmore School District first day of classes, Wednesday; Elementary Center students, by 8:04 a.m., 1-6 parents may accompany first day only, kindergarten, through Fri­day; middle school students due in cafeteria by 7:30 a.m.;... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 24, 2015Abingtons Library events: Book sale: Friends of the Abington Community Library
Community Events Listings, August 24, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
Abingtons Library events: Book sale: Friends of the Abington Community Library fall book sale, Oct. 3, 8:30 a.m.-2 p.m., and preview sale, Oct. 2, 5-7:30 p.m., for members in good standing, accepting books, CDs, DVDs through Sept. 20; also, annual... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 22, 2015Clifford Chicken/ham dinner: Clifford United Methodist Church chicken-n-biscui
Community Events Listings, August 22, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
Clifford Chicken/ham dinner: Clifford United Methodist Church chicken-n-biscuit or ham dinner, Sept. 16, 4-6 p.m., Main Street, takeouts available, $8.95. Dickson City Pancake fundraiser: Dickson City Christmas Light Committee pancake fundraiser,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 21, 2015Chicken barbecue: Dalton United Methodist Church takeout-only chicken barbecue,
Community Events Listings, August 21, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Chicken barbecue: Dalton United Methodist Church takeout-only chicken barbecue, Saturday, 3-6 p.m., $10/adults, $5/4-10, $5/halves only; Margaret, 570-587-3755 or Pat, 570-945-5586. Dunmore School orientation: Dunmore Middle School... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 20, 2015Archbald Blood drive: American Red Cross blood drive, “Celebrate Sam’s Life an
Community Events Listings, August 20, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
Archbald Blood drive: American Red Cross blood drive, “Celebrate Sam’s Life and Save a Life”, Aug. 31, noon- 5 p.m., Christ the King Parish Church Hall, 429 Church St.; in memory of Samuel D. Motts; appointments, call Brenda Conlon at 570-266-2645,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 19, 2015Dickson City Church bingo: St. Mary’s Church pre-Labor Day bingo, Aug. 31, 7 p
Community Events Listings, August 19, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
Dickson City Church bingo: St. Mary’s Church pre-Labor Day bingo, Aug. 31, 7 p.m., LaSalle Academy (old St. Mary’s school), Scott, Carmalt and Dundaff streets, early bird, 6:40; pizza after 7:30; free hamburg/hot dog, chips, soda, cake and ice... Read more
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FLASHBACK: In 1985, Michael Andretti escapes injury in helicopter crash en route to Pocono raceA weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiple
FLASHBACK: In 1985, Michael Andretti escapes injury in helicopter crash en route to Pocono race
The Morning Call / Posted 17 days ago
A weekly look back at sports in the Lehigh Valley, in anniversaries of multiples of five years. August 17 1985—A 6-1 loss to Alberta Brake and Clutch gives the Allentown Sunners a 4-2 record and a fifth-place finish in the ISC World Tournament at... Read more
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Runaway 13-old boy returned by Bloomsburg policeSCRANTON — A South Scranton teenager told his mother he was heading to the mall
Runaway 13-old boy returned by Bloomsburg police
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
SCRANTON — A South Scranton teenager told his mother he was heading to the mall just after 8 Saturday morning. When the 13-year-old from Alder Street didn’t return by the agreed-upon time, she sent him a message on Facebook, police said. The teen,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 17, 2015Archbald Pork dinner: Black Diamond Hose Company pork roast dinner, Aug. 29, n
Community Events Listings, August 17, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
Archbald Pork dinner: Black Diamond Hose Company pork roast dinner, Aug. 29, noon-5 p.m., 926 Rock St., $10, from members or at door, takeouts available; 570-876-2310. Clarks Green Family event: Clarks Green Assembly of God “Fight for Your Family”... Read more
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Around the Towns for Sunday, Aug. 16Blakely Michelle Muro doesn’t think using a computer should intimidate the bor
Around the Towns for Sunday, Aug. 16
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
Blakely Michelle Muro doesn’t think using a computer should intimidate the borough’s older residents. In June, the Valley Community Library’s new adult services librarian started a computer basics class for senior citizens, and sessions have been... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 13, 2015Abingtons Rotary event: Rotary Club of the Abingtons 11th annual Taste of the
Community Events Listings, August 13, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Abingtons Rotary event: Rotary Club of the Abingtons 11th annual Taste of the Abingtons, Sept. 13, 5-8 p.m., Nichols Village Hotel & Spa, 1101 Northern Blvd., Clarks Summit, appetizers, entrees, desserts, wine and beer tasting, cigar sampling in... Read more
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Teen charged with attempted homicidePolice charged a Scranton teen with attempted homicide after they said he picke
Teen charged with attempted homicide
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Police charged a Scranton teen with attempted homicide after they said he picked a fight with a stranger last month and then chased him through South Scranton before shooting at him. Naseem Smith, 17, 1412 Pine St., was also charged with assault and... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 12, 2015Dunmore Reunion meeting: Dunmore High School class of 1971 45th anniversary re
Community Events Listings, August 12, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Dunmore Reunion meeting: Dunmore High School class of 1971 45th anniversary reunion planning meeting, Monday, 6 p.m., Two Brothers Restaurant, 215 E. Drinker St.; Mary Ann, 570-344-3737; Madelyn, 570-689-4789. School orientation: Dunmore Middle... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 11, 2015Dickson City Neighborhood watch: Dickson City Neighborhood Watch meeting, Wedn
Community Events Listings, August 11, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Dickson City Neighborhood watch: Dickson City Neighborhood Watch meeting, Wednesday, 7 p.m., Bor­ough Building, Eagle Lane; Col­leen Dodgson, R.N., stroke program coordinator at Moses Tay­lor Hospital, and Justina M. Fer­gu­son, M.S.N., R.N.,... Read more
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Scranton woman to run Chicago Marathon to raise money and awareness in memory of her late brotherMarathon Mission Kathleen Haikes runs to stay in shape, of course. But more
Scranton woman to run Chicago Marathon to raise money and awareness in memory of her late brother
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Marathon Mission Kathleen Haikes runs to stay in shape, of course. But more importantly, she runs for the peace of mind it gives her following the... Read more
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Lifestyles - The Times-TribuneMarathon Mission Scranton woman to run Chicago Marathon to raise money and awa
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
Marathon Mission Scranton woman to run Chicago Marathon to raise money and awareness in memory of her late brother Kathleen Haikes runs to stay in shape, of course. But more importantly, she runs for the peace of mind it gives her following the... Read more
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Charges not closure, but a step toward healingReminders of John Wilding are everywhere, if you know where to look. The motor
Charges not closure, but a step toward healing
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
Reminders of John Wilding are everywhere, if you know where to look. The motorcycle parked in West Side that the Scranton beat patrolman stopped to admire, leading to a 45-minute chat with its owner. A friendly dog Patrolman Wilding would stop to... Read more
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Little League: Big inning fuels Old ForgeCooper Grochowski had five hits, including a home run, and Old Forge broke a ti
Little League: Big inning fuels Old Forge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Cooper Grochowski had five hits, including a home run, and Old Forge broke a tie by scoring 16 runs in the seventh inning to roll to a 25-9 win over North Scranton in a District 17/32 City-County Little League baseball game. Santino Bridgo added... Read more
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Sports ClipboardCLIPBOARD GOLF — The Lackawanna County Commissioners Amateur and Junior Golf T
Sports Clipboard
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
CLIPBOARD GOLF — The Lackawanna County Commissioners Amateur and Junior Golf Tournament will be held Friday-Sunday at the Scranton Municipal Golf Course. Friday will be the junior tournament for boys and girls ages 12-17 and Saturday and Sunday will... Read more
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Big inning fuels Old ForgeCooper Grochowski had five hits, including a home run, and Old Forge broke a ti
Big inning fuels Old Forge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
Cooper Grochowski had five hits, including a home run, and Old Forge broke a tie by scoring 16 runs in the seventh inning to roll to a 25-9 win over North Scranton in a District 17/32 City-County Little League baseball game. Santino Bridgo added... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 4, 2015Blakely Night out: Blakely Borough Police Department and the Blakely/Peckville
Community Events Listings, August 4, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
Blakely Night out: Blakely Borough Police Department and the Blakely/Peckville Crime Watch night out, Friday, parade, 7 p.m., followed by festivities at Blakely Borough Recreational Complex, free food, bouncy house, DJ Top Shelf entertainment, face... Read more
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Perfect storm: Scranton father-daughter duo crosses chasing tornadoes off bucket listJoe Gatelli is the kind of guy who keeps six portable weather radios in various
Perfect storm: Scranton father-daughter duo crosses chasing tornadoes off bucket list
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Joe Gatelli is the kind of guy who keeps six portable weather radios in various spots of his house, loves nothing more than checking out radar patterns on his nifty iPad app, and who once won a trivia contest hosted by the public television show... Read more
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Cycling fundraiser benefits two causesWhen Richard Hayes left Easton on bicycle at 8 a.m. Friday, he knew he’d be fla
Cycling fundraiser benefits two causes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
When Richard Hayes left Easton on bicycle at 8 a.m. Friday, he knew he’d be flagged by two police officers once he hit Scranton. No violations were handed out. Instead, the officers and Mr. Hayes rode to Toyota of Scranton for two causes — in honor... Read more
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Community Events Listings, July 31, 2015Clifford Community event: Music in the Park, Sunday, worship service, 10:30 a.
Community Events Listings, July 31, 2015
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Clifford Community event: Music in the Park, Sunday, worship service, 10:30 a.m., Christian music, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., Clifford Firemen’s Fairgrounds, Route 106, refreshments for sale, mission: Soles for souls — donate new /gently used shoes for... Read more
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Homicide warrant withdrawn in Puerto Rico for Scranton manA Scranton man once wanted for homicide in Puerto Rico and detained by city pol
Homicide warrant withdrawn in Puerto Rico for Scranton man
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
A Scranton man once wanted for homicide in Puerto Rico and detained by city police earlier this month is free because the warrant for his arrest was withdrawn. The warrant was active when a city police officer arrested Ramon Enrique... Read more

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