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Four arrested in Scranton brawlTools Three adults and a teenage boy face criminal charges after what police d
Four arrested in Scranton brawl
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 13 hours ago
Tools Three adults and a teenage boy face criminal charges after what police described as a brawl fueled by booze in South Scranton. Rolando Garcia, 50; his sons Nicholas Garcia, 18, and a 15-year-old who was not identified, were jailed... Read more
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Scranton City Council Cup race award created to honor Bob McGoffCollege. The memorial race, sponsored by the Friends of Connors Park Associati
Scranton City Council Cup race award created to honor Bob McGoff
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 hours ago
College. The memorial race, sponsored by the Friends of Connors Park Association and held at Connors Park in Mr. McGoff’s South Scranton neighborhood, drew 331 runners and walkers and raised about $8,000 for Coaches vs. Cancer. The big turnout... Read more
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Requests for gaming funds OK’dthe county’s economic development director, described the college’s plans as a
Requests for gaming funds OK’d
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
the county’s economic development director, described the college’s plans as a revitalization project that will connect South Scranton to the downtown. Even with grant funding, the University of Scranton would make a significant investment... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 22, 2016event in Philadelphia, to join, donate to or sponsor “Team Linda,” call 570-586
Community Events Listings, September 22, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
event in Philadelphia, to join, donate to or sponsor “Team Linda,” call 570-586-6024 or email: Talk2melme@aol.com. South Scranton Craft fair: Women’s Guild of Divine Mercy Parish craft fair, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., parish center, 312... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 21, 2016Methodist Church craft fair, Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 816 Court St., Gene’s Cafe
Community Events Listings, September 21, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Methodist Church craft fair, Oct. 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., 816 Court St., Gene’s Cafe open for lunch; tables, 570-342-0898. South Scranton Craft fair: Women’s Guild of Divine Mercy Parish craft fair, Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., parish center, 312... Read more
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Peter Smith to retire after 6 years as US attorney in Harrisburgin several police vehicles and surveillance cameras in some parks. (read more)
Peter Smith to retire after 6 years as US attorney in Harrisburg
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
in several police vehicles and surveillance cameras in some parks. (read more) Seeing the need to improve health care in South Scranton, United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania moved out of its offices so Scranton Primary Health... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 19, 2016in The Abingtons,” Wednes­day, 7 p.m., 1100 Main St., Peck­ville, light fare, r
Community Events Listings, September 19, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
in The Abingtons,” Wednes­day, 7 p.m., 1100 Main St., Peck­ville, light fare, reservations encouraged; 570-383-7661. South Scranton Seniors meet: Friendly Sen­iors meet Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish Center, Prospect... Read more
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Man stabs 9 at Minnesota mall before cop kills himHussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled
Man stabs 9 at Minnesota mall before cop kills him
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Hussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled in the brush off a well-traveled trail in South Scranton on Thursday, armed with dry ice and a sour odor that mosquitoes love. (read more) LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. —... Read more
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Pets of the WeekHussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled
Pets of the Week
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Hussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled in the brush off a well-traveled trail in South Scranton on Thursday, armed with dry ice and a sour odor that mosquitoes love. (read more) Scranton likely will not... Read more
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Oktoberfest enjoys good weather, great crowdsHussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled
Oktoberfest enjoys good weather, great crowds
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Hussein Obama was born an American citizen. (read more) Dan Gillespie kneeled in the brush off a well-traveled trail in South Scranton on Thursday, armed with dry ice and a sour odor that mosquitoes love. (read more) Scranton likely will not... Read more
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Democrats Farina, Haggerty fulfill GOP’s dreamprimary election. Can you believe it? A Republican representative in the 112th
Democrats Farina, Haggerty fulfill GOP’s dream
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
primary election. Can you believe it? A Republican representative in the 112th. We’re talking about the Midvalley and South Scranton, where Republicans were pretty much outlawed long ago. (We’re kidding.) Republicans never thought this was... Read more
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Scranton Primary to open health clinic in South ScrantonArticle Tools Seeing the need to improve health care in South Scranton, United
Scranton Primary to open health clinic in South Scranton
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 9 days ago
Article Tools Seeing the need to improve health care in South Scranton, United Neighborhood Centers of Northeastern Pennsylvania moved out of its offices so Scranton Primary Health Care Center can move in. Officials at the health center, which... Read more
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Restaurant weeks coming to Scranton, Wilkes-BarreYork and then Northeast Pennsylvania to achieve his dream: running his own rest
Restaurant weeks coming to Scranton, Wilkes-Barre
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
York and then Northeast Pennsylvania to achieve his dream: running his own restaurant. The Hazleton chef opened Italo’s in South Scranton and has worked hard to grow the business every year, said Jeremy Lopez, Mr. Muniz’s son-in-law and... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 16, 2016in obese adults , free those who register and have a BMI of 30 or above; info@
Community Events Listings, September 16, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
in obese adults , free those who register and have a BMI of 30 or above; info@scran tongreenhouse.org, 570-207-9286. South Scranton Rocket launch: Cub Scout Pack 16 water bottle rocket launch, Saturday, 10 a.m., Connors Park, Scranton;... Read more
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As summer winds down, mosquito search still hotDan Gillespie kneeled in the brush off a well-traveled trail in South Scranton
As summer winds down, mosquito search still hot
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 10 days ago
Dan Gillespie kneeled in the brush off a well-traveled trail in South Scranton on Thursday, armed with dry ice and a sour odor that mosquitoes love.. As summer melts into autumn, state officials continue to search for Zika-bearing mosquitoes. “The... Read more
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Friends of Connors Park chicken dinner raises funds for playgroundfor disabled-accessible playground equipment. The event will run from noon to
Friends of Connors Park chicken dinner raises funds for playground
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
for disabled-accessible playground equipment. The event will run from noon to 2:30 p.m. at the park on Orchard Street in South Scranton. The chicken dinner cost is $10, and reservations are preferred. For tickets, call 570-561-7584. The group... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 15, 2016buffet: Grattan Singer Hose Company 1 breakfast buffet, Oct. 2, 8 a.m.-noon, 70
Community Events Listings, September 15, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 11 days ago
buffet: Grattan Singer Hose Company 1 breakfast buffet, Oct. 2, 8 a.m.-noon, 702 Homestead St., $8/adults and $5/under 12. South Scranton Chicken barbecue: St. Stanislaus Cathedral chicken barbecue, Saturday, noon-sold out, Pittston Avenue and... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 14, 2016Sterling United Methodist Church hosts Old Time Fiddlers, Friday, 7:30 p.m. 567
Community Events Listings, September 14, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 12 days ago
Sterling United Methodist Church hosts Old Time Fiddlers, Friday, 7:30 p.m. 567 Sterling Road, $6, food for purchase. South Scranton Seniors meet: Friendly Seniors meet Tuesday, 12:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish Center, Prospect... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 10, 2016in the Abingtons,” Sept. 21, 7 p.m., 1100 Main St., Peckville, light fare serve
Community Events Listings, September 10, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
in the Abingtons,” Sept. 21, 7 p.m., 1100 Main St., Peckville, light fare served, reservations encouraged; 570-383-7661. South Scranton Seniors meet: Young at Heart Seniors meeting Tuesday, 1 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish Center, Prospect... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 8, 2016dinner: Court Street United Methodist Church Kinship Kitchen, Sept. 15, 5 p.m.,
Community Events Listings, September 8, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 18 days ago
dinner: Court Street United Methodist Church Kinship Kitchen, Sept. 15, 5 p.m., 816 Court St., free. South Scranton Craft fair: Women’s Guild of Divine Mercy Parish craft fair, Sept. 24, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., parish center, 312... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 7, 2016buffet, entertainment, casual dress; check payable: Andrew Marichak, 570-815-86
Community Events Listings, September 7, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
buffet, entertainment, casual dress; check payable: Andrew Marichak, 570-815-8659; or Karen Smith Ceccacci, 570-604-4465. South Scranton Prayer shawl: St. Paul of the Cross prayer shawl meeting Monday, 6 p.m., parish center, Prospect... Read more
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Scranton schools welcome back students, open new centerschool Monticello, formerly in North Scranton, and the Lincoln-Jackson Academy,
Scranton schools welcome back students, open new center
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 19 days ago
school Monticello, formerly in North Scranton, and the Lincoln-Jackson Academy, the alternative school formerly in South Scranton. Landlord Art Russo finished the space to the specifications of the district. The $12,000-a-month lease... Read more
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Miles of Smiles: Lackawanna Heritage Valley marks 25 yearsa big asset,” said Mr. Kryzanowski, 62, as he and his wife sat on their bikes
Miles of Smiles: Lackawanna Heritage Valley marks 25 years
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 20 days ago
a big asset,” said Mr. Kryzanowski, 62, as he and his wife sat on their bikes on a trail section near Elm Street in South Scranton. The trail, while the most well-known, is just one part of the Lackawanna Heritage Valley National and State... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 5, 2016torta di pistachio (pista­chio cake with cream frosting); cash bar; dinner rese
Community Events Listings, September 5, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 21 days ago
torta di pistachio (pista­chio cake with cream frosting); cash bar; dinner reservations at $20, call 570-343-5151. South Scranton Seniors meet: South Scranton Friendly Seniors meeting, Tues­day, 12:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish... Read more
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Community Events Listings, September 2, 2016includes park entrance fee, 5 and younger free with an accompanying adult; www.
Community Events Listings, September 2, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 24 days ago
includes park entrance fee, 5 and younger free with an accompanying adult; www.nps.gov/stea/planyourvisit/railfest.htm. South Scranton Free meal: St. Stanislaus Youth Center, free hot meal, Saturday, 1-3 p.m., 530 E. Elm St.;... Read more
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"A dedicated Scrantonian:" city remembers neighborhood activist Robert “Ozzie” Quinnlisten during his tenure as a city employee, said current city Councilman Wayne
"A dedicated Scrantonian:" city remembers neighborhood activist Robert “Ozzie” Quinn
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
listen during his tenure as a city employee, said current city Councilman Wayne Evans. When Mr. Evans served as head of the South Scranton Neighborhood Association, he worked closely with Mr. Quinn. The roles reversed in recent years when Mr. Evans... Read more
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"A dedicated Scrantonian:" city remembers neighborhood activist Quinnlisten during his tenure as a city employee, said current city Councilman Wayne
"A dedicated Scrantonian:" city remembers neighborhood activist Quinn
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
listen during his tenure as a city employee, said current city Councilman Wayne Evans. When Mr. Evans served as head of the South Scranton Neighborhood Association, he worked closely with Mr. Quinn. The roles reversed in recent years when Mr. Evans... Read more
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“A dedicated Scrantonian”listen during his tenure as a city employee, said current ciyu Councilman Wayne
“A dedicated Scrantonian”
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 25 days ago
listen during his tenure as a city employee, said current ciyu Councilman Wayne Evans. When Mr. Evans served as head of the South Scranton Neighborhood Association, he worked closely with Mr. Quinn. The roles reversed in recent years when Mr. Evans... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 31, 2016City refuse and red recycling pickup a day behind, week of Sept. 4 due to Depar
Community Events Listings, August 31, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 26 days ago
City refuse and red recycling pickup a day behind, week of Sept. 4 due to Department of Public Works Labor day holiday. South Scranton Seniors meet: South Scranton Friendly Seniors meeting, Sept. 6, 12:30 p.m., St. Paul of the Cross Parish... Read more
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Community Events Listings, August 30, 2016buffet: Grattan Singer Hose Company 1 breakfast buffet, Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon, 70
Community Events Listings, August 30, 2016
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 27 days ago
buffet: Grattan Singer Hose Company 1 breakfast buffet, Sunday, 8 a.m.-noon, 702 Homestead St.; $8/adults, $5/under 12. South Scranton Rocket launch: Cub Scout Pack 16 water bottle rocket launch, Sept. 17, 10 a.m., Connors Park, Scranton;... Read more
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Upgrades due to antiquated city sewer linesthan sending it directly to waterways. Work on the first 10 of these projects
Upgrades due to antiquated city sewer lines
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
than sending it directly to waterways. Work on the first 10 of these projects has begun all along the river, at spots in South Scranton, downtown, Green Ridge and the Plot. The largest storage tank, a $10.8 million, 1.1-million-gallon chamber... Read more
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Lost and found, 50 years laterMcGoff lost the ring just months after receiving it, right around the time he g
Lost and found, 50 years later
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 29 days ago
McGoff lost the ring just months after receiving it, right around the time he graduated in 1966 from the now-closed South Scranton Central Catholic High School. He misplaced it while attending a party at a house on the West Mountain, his... Read more
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PUC might leave Courtright needing plumberhis supporters wearing “Back on Track” T-shirts with his name on them at the St
PUC might leave Courtright needing plumber
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 30 days ago
his supporters wearing “Back on Track” T-shirts with his name on them at the St. John Neumann Parish bazaar last weekend in South Scranton. He might have counted his chickens a little early. BORYS KRAWCZENIUK, The Times-Tribune politics reporter,... Read more
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