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Community Events Listings, May 27, 2016schedule: Scranton refuse and red recycling collections day behind week of May
Community Events Listings, May 27, 2016
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schedule: Scranton refuse and red recycling collections day behind week of May 29-June 4, due to Memorial Day holiday. South Scranton Chicken barbecue: Friends of Connors Park chicken barbecue, June 5, noon-4 p.m., 515 Orchard St.; half... Read more
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South Scranton resident whips up imaginative biscuits with husbandOlive Biscuits. The biscuits are the featured entry for this week’s Local Flav
South Scranton resident whips up imaginative biscuits with husband
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Olive Biscuits. The biscuits are the featured entry for this week’s Local Flavor: Recipes We Love contest, earning the South Scranton resident a $100 gift card from Ray’s ShurSave Supermarkets, which has locations in Old Forge, Waymart,... Read more
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Lifestyles - The Times-TribuneOlive Biscuits. The biscuits are the featured entry for this week’s Local Flav
Lifestyles - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
Olive Biscuits. The biscuits are the featured entry for this week’s Local Flavor: Recipes We Love contest, earning the South Scranton resident a $100 gift card from Ray’s ShurSave Supermarkets, which has locations in Old Forge, Waymart,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 24, 2016Pub, 315 Green Ridge St.; free, donations, gift cards, baskets will be accepted
Community Events Listings, May 24, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
Pub, 315 Green Ridge St.; free, donations, gift cards, baskets will be accepted at and can be dropped at Morganz Pub. South Scranton Seniors meet: South Scranton After 50 Club meeting Thursday, 1:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish Center,... Read more
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Judge sends Scranton homicide case to county court for trialor other further court action. Ms. Tyminski, 29, was found dead Dec. 10, 2014,
Judge sends Scranton homicide case to county court for trial
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
or other further court action. Ms. Tyminski, 29, was found dead Dec. 10, 2014, in her Valley View Terrace apartment in South Scranton. An autopsy revealed she died of severe head and neck injuries and possibly strangulation. Mr. Thornton, 27,... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 21, 2016United Church of Christ rummage sale/flea market June 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., June 4,
Community Events Listings, May 21, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
United Church of Christ rummage sale/flea market June 3, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., June 4, 9 a.m.-2 p.m.; Price and North Bromley. South Scranton Seniors meet: Young at Heart of South Scranton meeting Tuesday, 1 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 19, 2016Ukrainian Orthodox Church pierogi sale, Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 540 N. Main Ave
Community Events Listings, May 19, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Ukrainian Orthodox Church pierogi sale, Friday, 11 a.m.-5 p.m., 540 N. Main Ave.; refreshments available, 570-961-1795. South Scranton Community events: St. Paul’s United Methodist Church free community dinner, today, 4:30-6:30 p.m.; and free... Read more
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Girls’ STEM event about brainpower, not genderthe end of the day, the team from Mid Valley Middle School emerged victorious i
Girls’ STEM event about brainpower, not gender
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
the end of the day, the team from Mid Valley Middle School emerged victorious in the competition, followed by Abington Heights Middle School and South Scranton Middle School. Contact the writer: pcameron@timesshamrock.com, @pcameronTT on... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 16, 2016class of 1976 reunion meeting, Tuesday, 7 p.m., Morgan’z Pub & Eatery, 315 Gree
Community Events Listings, May 16, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 days ago
class of 1976 reunion meeting, Tuesday, 7 p.m., Morgan’z Pub & Eatery, 315 Green Ridge St.; Marietta Duffy, 570-963-1037. South Scranton Seniors meet: Friendly Seniors of South Scranton meeting Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 13, 2016Aug. 6, 6-11 p.m., Waldorf Club, East Mountain, buffet, cash bar, DJ, $26; Gail
Community Events Listings, May 13, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
Aug. 6, 6-11 p.m., Waldorf Club, East Mountain, buffet, cash bar, DJ, $26; Gail Cole­man Trapper, gail.trapper@live.com. South Scranton Market opening: United Neigh­borhood Centers of Northeast­ern Pennsylvania South Side Farmers’ Market opens... Read more
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Blue Cross surplus charity hands out more than $1.5M$640,000 ($3.2 million by 2020) to launch psychiatric residency program. The W
Blue Cross surplus charity hands out more than $1.5M
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
$640,000 ($3.2 million by 2020) to launch psychiatric residency program. The Wright Center, Skyview Park Apartments, South Scranton, $25,000 in support of health clinic for residents. Allied Services Foundation, $7,000 for youth outreach... Read more
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Special Olympics: A day the athletes shine brighter than the sunMoscow Elementary; North Pocono Intermediate; North Pocono Middle; North Pocono
Special Olympics: A day the athletes shine brighter than the sun
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Moscow Elementary; North Pocono Intermediate; North Pocono Middle; North Pocono Secondary; Old Forge; Riverside; South Scranton and Valley View put their talents on display and earned ribbons that recognize their achievements. They all... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 10, 2016society’s research library, caretaker building at Hanover Green Cemetery, 689 N
Community Events Listings, May 10, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
society’s research library, caretaker building at Hanover Green Cemetery, 689 North Main Road, Hanover Twp; www.nepgs.com. South Scranton Seniors meet: South Scranton After 50 Cub meeting Thursday, 1 p.m., at St. Paul of the Cross Parish Center,... Read more
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A day the athletes shine brighter than the sunMoscow Elementary; North Pocono Intermediate; North Pocono Middle; North Pocono
A day the athletes shine brighter than the sun
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 17 days ago
Moscow Elementary; North Pocono Intermediate; North Pocono Middle; North Pocono Secondary; Old Forge; Riverside; South Scranton and Valley View put their talents on display and earned ribbons that recognize their achievements. They all... Read more
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More than 50 volunteers clean up South Scrantonfor trash Saturday morning. “Jackpot!” the 8-year-old yelled, as he spotted a
More than 50 volunteers clean up South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
for trash Saturday morning. “Jackpot!” the 8-year-old yelled, as he spotted a dirty diaper along Prospect Avenue in South Scranton. Throughout the neighborhood, about 50 volunteers spent their morning filling trash bags as part of the Great... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 6, 2016bring donations of deodorant, travel shampoo and conditioner, feminine products
Community Events Listings, May 6, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
bring donations of deodorant, travel shampoo and conditioner, feminine products and new socks; Dena Hughes, 570-328-5896. South Scranton Mothers’ luncheon: Young at Heart of South Scranton Mother’s Day Lunch Wednesday, 1 p.m., Arcaro and... Read more
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Community Events Listings, May 5, 2016Booster Club meeting, May 16, 7 p.m., high school library, 3 Columbus Drive, Ar
Community Events Listings, May 5, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
Booster Club meeting, May 16, 7 p.m., high school library, 3 Columbus Drive, Archbald; Lori Chieffalo, 570-335-4957. South Scranton Parish group: St. Paul of the Cross Parish Group meeting, Monday, 6 p.m., parish center. Wayne... Read more
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With prize for video on immigration, West Scranton students help Bhutanesethem,” said Krishna Rai, president of the Bhutanese Community of Scranton, an o
With prize for video on immigration, West Scranton students help Bhutanese
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 22 days ago
them,” said Krishna Rai, president of the Bhutanese Community of Scranton, an organization that has a community center in South Scranton. “They have such good hearts.” Wednesday’s ceremony featured proclamations and congratulations from elected... Read more
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Cash, phone stolen after assault in ScrantonSCRANTON — A man was attacked and robbed early Saturday in South Scranton, city
Cash, phone stolen after assault in Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
SCRANTON — A man was attacked and robbed early Saturday in South Scranton, city police said. The man was walking home to Valley View Terrace from Skyview Apartments shortly before 2 a.m. when he was jumped by three or four men, police said. The... Read more
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Cash, phone stolen after assault in cityCash, phone stolen in assault SCRANTON — A man was attacked and robbed early S
Cash, phone stolen after assault in city
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
Cash, phone stolen in assault SCRANTON — A man was attacked and robbed early Saturday in South Scranton, city police said. The man was walking home to Valley View Terrace from Skyview Apartments shortly before 2 a.m. when he was jumped by three or... Read more
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Cedar Bike changes name to Strive Multisportfacilities at the former Villa Roma Pizza & Pasta House at 4975 Memorial Highwa
Cedar Bike changes name to Strive Multisport
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 23 days ago
facilities at the former Villa Roma Pizza & Pasta House at 4975 Memorial Highway, Harveys Lake, and 629 Pittston Ave. in South Scranton. The Pittston Avenue location recently changed its name to Strive from Cedar Bike & Paddle. The business... Read more
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Scranton school director to Lackawanna County: Pay upRobert Gentilezza, principal of West Scranton High School, to chief compliance
Scranton school director to Lackawanna County: Pay up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Robert Gentilezza, principal of West Scranton High School, to chief compliance officer. Melissa McTiernan, principal of South Scranton Intermediate School, was promoted to chief academic officer. Directors were unable to provide the salaries at... Read more
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Scranton school director to county: Pay upRobert Gentilezza, principal of West Scranton High School, to chief compliance
Scranton school director to county: Pay up
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
Robert Gentilezza, principal of West Scranton High School, to chief compliance officer. Melissa McTiernan, principal of South Scranton Intermediate School, was promoted to chief academic officer. Directors were unable to provide the salaries at... Read more
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Local History: Three NEPA hotspots nothing but memories nowthe walls decorated with cartoon characters to the menu items named after local
Local History: Three NEPA hotspots nothing but memories now
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
the walls decorated with cartoon characters to the menu items named after local businesses, Tom and Jerry’s was a South Scranton staple for 24 years. Tom Driebe and Jerry Huester opened the restaurant at 731 Pittston Ave. in May 1977, an... Read more
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Community Events Listings, April 29, 20167, Wallenpaupack Area High School library, Route 6, east of Hawley; speaker: Mi
Community Events Listings, April 29, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 28 days ago
7, Wallenpaupack Area High School library, Route 6, east of Hawley; speaker: Michael Peifer of the state Legislature. South Scranton Group meets: Friendly Seniors will meet Tuesday at 12:30 p.m. at St. Paul of the Cross... Read more
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Community Events Listings, April 28, 2016River Heritage Trail guided geocaching walk with naturalist Jane Frye, Saturday
Community Events Listings, April 28, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
River Heritage Trail guided geocaching walk with naturalist Jane Frye, Saturday, meet 10 a.m., Elm Street Trailhead, South Scranton, walk along the Central New Jersey extension of the trail toward Taylor and double back to Elm Street, rain or... Read more
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Community Events Listings, April 26, 2016campus, visit Johnson Museum of Art, visit book collection at Uris Library and
Community Events Listings, April 26, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted a month ago
campus, visit Johnson Museum of Art, visit book collection at Uris Library and see Gardens Plantations; 570-961-3087. South Scranton Seniors meet: South Scran­ton After 50 Club meeting, Thursday, 1:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish... Read more
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Scranton man gives back to UNC as new culinary instructorCenters of NEPA’s Oppenheim Center for the Arts, housed at 1004 Jackson St. in
Scranton man gives back to UNC as new culinary instructor
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Centers of NEPA’s Oppenheim Center for the Arts, housed at 1004 Jackson St. in West Scranton. Once a week, the South Scranton resident devotes a night to the group of kids, ages 13 and up, who learn knife skills, cooking techniques and... Read more
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News - The Times-TribuneWilding. A. True. B. False. 5. Which local grocery will be closing in August
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
Wilding. A. True. B. False. 5. Which local grocery will be closing in August? A. Wegmans in Dickson City. B. Weis in South Scranton. C. Aldi in Dickson City. D. Giant in Scranton. 6. Why was a hearing for accused cop-killer Eric Frein... Read more
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Scranton celebrates its 150th birthdayteammates including, Alexandra Scott from Kingsley. They traveled by car throug
Scranton celebrates its 150th birthday
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teammates including, Alexandra Scott from Kingsley. They traveled by car through West Scranton, Green Ridge and South Scranton to find clues. “It was awesome,” said Ms. Hawley. Contact the writers: kwind@timesshamrock.com,... Read more
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1960s: Fiery reminder of coal's legacyin following years, it hastened the flight of retailers and commerce from downt
1960s: Fiery reminder of coal's legacy
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
in following years, it hastened the flight of retailers and commerce from downtown Scranton.The Capitol Records plant in South Scranton pressed millions of Beatles records as the band produced about three dozen singles during the 1960s that made... Read more
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1940s: Growth pattern makes a u-turnimitation. The effort resulted in the establishment of the Murray Corp., which
1940s: Growth pattern makes a u-turn
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imitation. The effort resulted in the establishment of the Murray Corp., which constructed a 500,000-square-foot plant in South Scranton in 1943 to build wings for B-29 bombers. Plant employment totaled 3,000 in 1945. After the war, the Scranton... Read more
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1970s: Scranton running on fumesneighbors looked at each other. On Nov. 1, 1973, Paul “P.J.” Freach, 13, and E
1970s: Scranton running on fumes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
neighbors looked at each other. On Nov. 1, 1973, Paul “P.J.” Freach, 13, and Edmund “Buddy” Keen, 12, were walking from South Scranton Junior High School to their homes on Colliery Avenue in Minooka when they were approached by William J.... Read more
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1890s: A modern American city bornparks The development of Scranton’s park system began in 1891 when Mayor Willi
1890s: A modern American city born
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parks The development of Scranton’s park system began in 1891 when Mayor William Connell donated 20 acres in South Scranton to the city for the park that now bears his name. The leap forward came two years later. At that point, the... Read more
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Accused drug dealer arrested after chase through ScrantonA Philadelphia man wanted by state parole tried to flee Lackawanna County detec
Accused drug dealer arrested after chase through Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
A Philadelphia man wanted by state parole tried to flee Lackawanna County detectives during a high-speed chase through South Scranton on Wednesday night when authorities moved in to arrest him for selling cocaine, detectives said. Cedric Antonio... Read more

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