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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor 17On Nov. 8, the Clarks Summit and Clarks Green shade tree commissions jointly ce
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 hours ago
On Nov. 8, the Clarks Summit and Clarks Green shade tree commissions jointly celebrated Arbor Day on the grounds of the Abington Elementary School. At the event, we successfully planted 16 six-foot ball and burlap evergreen trees along the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONOn Nov. 8, the Clarks Summit and Clarks Green shade tree commissions jointly ce
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
On Nov. 8, the Clarks Summit and Clarks Green shade tree commissions jointly celebrated Arbor Day on the grounds of the Abington Elementary School. At the event, we successfully planted 16 six-foot ball and burlap evergreen trees along the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna League wrestling championships todaySEASON’S TEAM STANDINGS: 1. West Scranton 171; 2. Delaware Valley 165.5; 3. Wes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
SEASON’S TEAM STANDINGS: 1. West Scranton 171; 2. Delaware Valley 165.5; 3. Western Wayne 143; 4. Honesdale 135; 5. Abington Heights 118.5; 6. Scranton 117; 6. Valley View 117; 8. Wallenpaupack 106; 9. Montrose 82; 10. Scranton Prep 73; 11.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
LFC to have new look in 2018 and 2019II to Division I. The Trojans will join Scranton (Class 6A), Delaware Valley (C
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
II to Division I. The Trojans will join Scranton (Class 6A), Delaware Valley (Class 6A), Wallenpaupack (Class 5A) and Abington Heights (Class 4A). During the 2016 and 2017 seasons, North Pocono played all four schools from Division I in... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesSimpson St., Archbald, for $76,900. • Thomas M. and Gina M. Noto, Archbald, to
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 7 hours ago
Simpson St., Archbald, for $76,900. • Thomas M. and Gina M. Noto, Archbald, to Victoria, Luigi and Vincenzo Cicco, South Abington Twp.; a property at 432 Deer Run Drive, Archbald, for $403,061. ESTATES FILED • Salvatore J. Catalano, 537 Genet... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Victim of alleged Abington assault relieved Comcast contractor suspendedwhile the investigation is ongoing. Police say the incident was isolated. Tom
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 19 hours ago
while the investigation is ongoing. Police say the incident was isolated. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – The victim of an alleged assault by a Comcast sub-contractor installing cable boxes in her home this week said the... Read more
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The Morning Call
Keeping horrific death from overshadowing Grace Packer's lifewas growing up in Allentown, and those who were inspired by her death to help o
The Morning Call / Posted 21 hours ago
was growing up in Allentown, and those who were inspired by her death to help other children in her adopted community of Abington, hope Grace will be remembered for more than her gruesome death. “We came together because of Gracie,” said Andrea... Read more
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Times Leader
Clarks Summit native Alyssa Lazar to perform in NEPA during holiday seasonGavin’s, Ale Mary’s and Coopers. “That started becoming sort of my job, and I
Times Leader / Posted yesterday
Gavin’s, Ale Mary’s and Coopers. “That started becoming sort of my job, and I love it,” Lazar said. After graduating from Abington Heights High School in 2016, Lazar matriculated at Belmont. “I didn’t know that I was going to college to pursue... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Clarks Summit police launches camera registry programaround the time of the incident to see if any information or leads can be glean
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
around the time of the incident to see if any information or leads can be gleaned. Borough police join neighboring South Abington Twp. and Scranton police in adding a camera registry. Registration is voluntary and people can opt out at any... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Best Bets for Weekend EntertainmentArticle Tools ‘A Musical Celebration of Christmas’ Head to Clark Summit Unive
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Article Tools ‘A Musical Celebration of Christmas’ Head to Clark Summit University, 538 Venard Road, South Abington Twp., for “A Musical Celebration of Christmas” this weekend in its historic Murphy Memorial Library. Presented by the university’s... Read more
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The Morning Call
VARSITY: District 11 crew worked final game of PIAA football seasonboys, featuring two new head coaches including former Whitehall star Jerry Lloy
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
boys, featuring two new head coaches including former Whitehall star Jerry Lloyd with the Stateliners, at 3:30. The Abington Heights-Downingtown East boys game follows at 5:15 p.m. capped by Emmaus-Scranton Prep at 7. Then on Dec. 23, the... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Man denied parole in East Bridgewater threat-murder casedisappointment, but everything went as we hoped it would go,” said Deeley, who
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
disappointment, but everything went as we hoped it would go,” said Deeley, who along with her brother Edward Boleza of Abington petitioned to attend the hear on their sister’s behalf. It was the first time Parker went before the parole board... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Man denied parole in East Bridgewater threat-murder casedisappointment, but everything went as we hoped it would go,” said Deeley, who
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
disappointment, but everything went as we hoped it would go,” said Deeley, who along with her brother Edward Boleza of Abington petitioned to attend the hear on their sister’s behalf. It was the first time Parker went before the parole board... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Comcast technician suspended, charged after alleged assault in Abingtoncontractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed.
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
contractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – A Comcast contractor-technician has been taken off the job after police received allegations that he assaulted a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Comcast technician suspended, charged after alleged assault in Abingtoncontractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
contractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – A Comcast contractor-technician has been taken off the job after police received allegations that he assaulted a... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Comcast technician suspended after alleged assault in Abingtoncontractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed.
The Patriot Ledger / Posted yesterday
contractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – A Comcast contractor-technician has been taken off the job after police received allegations that he assaulted a... Read more
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The Morning Call
Adoptive, biological families battle for control of Grace Packer's estateto live with David Packer’s cousin and attends part of eighth and ninth grades
The Morning Call / Posted yesterday
to live with David Packer’s cousin and attends part of eighth and ninth grades there. April 2015: Sara Packer moves to Abington Township, Montgomery County. November 2015: Grace returns to Pennsylvania. Sara Packer and her boyfriend, Jacob... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Comcast technician suspended after alleged assault in Abingtoncontractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
contractor's identity and the nature of the alleged assault were not disclosed. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – A Comcast contractor-technician has been taken off the job after police received allegations that he assaulted a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Five years after tragedy, Abington church remembers Newtownspeakers. It’s being held in collaboration with Moms Demand Action South Shore.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted yesterday
speakers. It’s being held in collaboration with Moms Demand Action South Shore. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – Five years after the tragic mass shooting at Sandy Hook Elementary School in Newtown, Conn., groups around the... Read more
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Philly.com
Longtime editor of American Poetry Review, 'the Poetry Don' dies at 68days, he was transferred to a physical rehabilitation center where the internal
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
days, he was transferred to a physical rehabilitation center where the internal bleeding returned. He died en route to Abington Hospital. He is survived by his son, Luis Bonanno; his brother, Richard Bonanno; and his sister, Barbara... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesL. Jezerski and Erik T. Gola, Dunmore, as tenants with rights of survivorship;
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
L. Jezerski and Erik T. Gola, Dunmore, as tenants with rights of survivorship; a property at 204 Sugar Maple Lane, South Abington Twp., for $185,000. • Nancy Lee Edwards, Jefferson Twp., to Frederick H. and Karen R. Moore, Elmhurst; two parcels... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS GIRLS BASKETBALL: Rose leads Scranton Prep past Lake-LehmanS. Glogowski (SCR), H. Cook (GAR), K. Cook (GAR), L. Pena (GAR). JV: Scranton,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
S. Glogowski (SCR), H. Cook (GAR), K. Cook (GAR), L. Pena (GAR). JV: Scranton, 39-14 (SCR: Svetovich 13; GAR: Cook 10). Abington Heights 49 Mountain View 29 At Mountain View, Cassandra Ksiazek scored 19 points to lead No. 2 Abington... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Dunmore edges West Scranton in overtime thrillerR. Grippi (DUN) 3, S. Merrifield (WS) 6, C. Merrifield (WS) 2. JV: West Scranto
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
R. Grippi (DUN) 3, S. Merrifield (WS) 6, C. Merrifield (WS) 2. JV: West Scranton, 38-37 (WS: Davis 16; DUN: Haggerty 12). Abington Heights 71 Williamsport 55 At Williamsport, Trey Koehler scored 31 points to lead No. 1 Abington Heights. George... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Force parties to play ballAs teachers in the Scranton and Abington Heights school districts prepare to st
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
As teachers in the Scranton and Abington Heights school districts prepare to strike after the Christmas break, major league baseball players — including 200 who have contract disputes — are looking forward to spring training. That is not a... Read more
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Philly.com
Margaret Merlini, 92, matriarch of 15 children, 55 grandkids, and 49 great-grandkidsof the baby boom, she was a baby boom, with births spanning more than two decad
Philly.com / Posted 2 days ago
of the baby boom, she was a baby boom, with births spanning more than two decades. Mrs. Merlini died Tuesday, Dec. 12, at Abington Hospital-Jefferson Health after she was admitted a week earlier in failing health. She was 92. Throughout her life,... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Abington 7-11 robbed at knifepointAbington police responded to the store around 3 a.m. Monday after receiving a r
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 2 days ago
Abington police responded to the store around 3 a.m. Monday after receiving a report from a clerk that the store had just been held up and the suspect, described as a taller white man with dreadlocks wearing a baseball cap and neon green-colored... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Abington 7-11 robbed at knifepointAbington police responded to the store around 3 a.m. Monday after receiving a r
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 2 days ago
Abington police responded to the store around 3 a.m. Monday after receiving a report from a clerk that the store had just been held up and the suspect, described as a taller white man with dreadlocks wearing a baseball cap and neon green-colored... Read more
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The Suburbanite
Springfield trustees approve funds to tear down nuisance structuresas other items needed for township operations. Funds were approved for transfe
The Suburbanite / Posted 2 days ago
as other items needed for township operations. Funds were approved for transfer for the abatement of buildings at 1078 Abington Road. The structure was declared a condemned or unsafe residence, as well as the accessory structures at the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Letters to the Editor grass, it seems quite ironic that massive power-line poles are being strung thr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
grass, it seems quite ironic that massive power-line poles are being strung through the spine of Clarks Summit and South Abington Twp. While I applaud efforts to contain blight, these metal monstrosities erected through neighborhoods and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Fallout from Headley deal could bring changes for Spangenbergclub suddenly filled to the brim with talent in the infield. Around here, that
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
club suddenly filled to the brim with talent in the infield. Around here, that puts the focus on Cory Spangenberg, the Abington Heights product coming off a breakout season as San Diego’s primary third baseman in 2017. Despite battling... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
YOUR OPINIONgrass, it seems quite ironic that massive power-line poles are being strung thr
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
grass, it seems quite ironic that massive power-line poles are being strung through the spine of Clarks Summit and South Abington Twp. While I applaud efforts to contain blight, these metal monstrosities erected through neighborhoods and... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Toomey paces No. 1 Dunmore to win over No. 4 Scranton13 7 11 — 46 3-point goals: N. Ross (WS) 2, O. Johnson (DAL) 2, G. Centrella (
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 3 days ago
13 7 11 — 46 3-point goals: N. Ross (WS) 2, O. Johnson (DAL) 2, G. Centrella (DAL), L. Charlton (DAL). Holy Redeemer 51, Abington Heights 45 At Abington Heights, Sara Kuderka scored 19 points, including nine in the third quarter, and Julia... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
H.S. BASKETBALL: Abington opens new gym with two winsAcademy, 70-45, and the girls beat Notre Dame Academy, 60-40, on Tuesday night.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Academy, 70-45, and the girls beat Notre Dame Academy, 60-40, on Tuesday night. Jay N. Miller, For The Patriot Ledger ABINGTON – Abington High School christened its brand new gymnasium Tuesday night with impressive wins from both the girls and... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
H.S. BASKETBALL: Abington opens new gym with two winsAcademy, 70-45, and the girls beat Notre Dame Academy, 60-40, on Tuesday night.
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 3 days ago
Academy, 70-45, and the girls beat Notre Dame Academy, 60-40, on Tuesday night. Jay N. Miller, For The Patriot Ledger ABINGTON – Abington High School christened its brand new gymnasium Tuesday night with impressive wins from both the girls and... Read more
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Times Leader
Girls Basketball: Strong third quarter carries Holy Redeemer past Abington HeightsSOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — A discussion during halftime sparked a third-quarter rall
Times Leader / Posted 3 days ago
SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — A discussion during halftime sparked a third-quarter rally and Holy Redeemer held off Abington Heights 51-45 in a non-league girls basketball game Tuesday night. After trailing 25-19, Holy Redeemer began the second half on a... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Abington man arrested for exposing himself to store clerkThomas M. Wright, 42, of 62 Cleverly Street was arrested Friday night by Abingt
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 3 days ago
Thomas M. Wright, 42, of 62 Cleverly Street was arrested Friday night by Abington Police after they received reports that he had walked into Trucchi's Supermarket on Bedford Street and exposed himself to a young female clerk. Tom Relihan The... Read more
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Boston Globe
Brighton man jailed for forgery facing more legal troublefrom jail earlier this year, lied about his credentials and claimed “to be empl
Boston Globe / Posted 3 days ago
from jail earlier this year, lied about his credentials and claimed “to be employed as ‘in-house patent counsel’ for an Abington business,” the statement said. Forget yesterday's news. Get what you need today in this early-morning email. The... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
BOYS BASKETBALL: Run boosts HornetsRickert (RIV), C. Stone (SUS), M. Deakin (SUS), B. Baldwin (SUS). JV: Riverside
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Rickert (RIV), C. Stone (SUS), M. Deakin (SUS), B. Baldwin (SUS). JV: Riverside, 48-32 (RIV: Meredick 13; SUS: Baker 14). Abington Heights 77 Wyoming Valley West 55 At Kingston, George Tinsley scored 25 points to lead No. 1 Abington... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School boards welcome 19 new directors, six new leadersCounty. * Indicates the person is a new school board president. ** Indicates
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
County. * Indicates the person is a new school board president. ** Indicates the person is a new school board director. ABINGTON HEIGHTS President: Cathy Ann Hardaway Vice president: Louise Brzuchalski Members: Warren Acker, Jeanne Cadman,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneCounty. * Indicates the person is a new school board president. ** Indicates
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
County. * Indicates the person is a new school board president. ** Indicates the person is a new school board director. ABINGTON HEIGHTS President: Cathy Ann Hardaway Vice president: Louise Brzuchalski Members: Warren Acker, Jeanne Cadman,... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Lackawanna County Court NotesMain Street LLC, Old Forge, to 4 R Sibley LLC, Old Forge; parcels in Old Forge
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Main Street LLC, Old Forge, to 4 R Sibley LLC, Old Forge; parcels in Old Forge for $266,000. • Boston Land Co., South Abington Twp., to John J. and Margaret McNulty, South Abington Twp.; a property at 44 Wyndham Road, South Abington Twp., for... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Sports - The Times-TribuneRickert (RIV), C. Stone (SUS), M. Deakin (SUS), B. Baldwin (SUS). JV: Riverside
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Rickert (RIV), C. Stone (SUS), M. Deakin (SUS), B. Baldwin (SUS). JV: Riverside, 48-32 (RIV: Meredick 13; SUS: Baker 14). Abington Heights 77 Wyoming Valley West 55 At Kingston, George Tinsley scored 25 points to lead No. 1 Abington... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Supervisors to teach if Abington Heights strike resumesArticle Tools Abington Heights administrators are reviewing course outlines an
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
Article Tools Abington Heights administrators are reviewing course outlines and setting up a schedule to possibly return to the classroom in January if district teachers again hit the picket lines. “All of us were teachers,” said Superintendent... Read more
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The Brockton Enterprise
Twice the Christmas, and plenty of music in Abingtonmusicians, put on their Candlelight Christmas concert on Sunday night at 4 p.m.
The Brockton Enterprise / Posted 4 days ago
musicians, put on their Candlelight Christmas concert on Sunday night at 4 p.m. Tom Relihan The Enterprise TMRelihan_ENT ABINGTON – Last year, Abington resident Doug Ulwick and the Abington Celebrates committee launched the first-ever Christmas... Read more
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Times Leader
Where have we seen this before?“Christians had a humane model for servanthood, but feeling besieged, they swap
Times Leader / Posted 4 days ago
“Christians had a humane model for servanthood, but feeling besieged, they swapped it for Donald Trump, for gladiator pagan leadership.” South Abington Township http://www.timesleader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/web1_Letter-to-the-editor1-... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School NotesAbington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Abington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder, Adam Tinkelman and Bobby Tricarico performed in Abington Heights High School’s production of “Anything Goes.” All in the eighth grade, the students auditioned for their... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
COLLEGE ROUNDUP: Lackawanna prevails in men's basketballrallied to defeat Marywood University, 64-56, in a nonleague matchup. Marywood
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
rallied to defeat Marywood University, 64-56, in a nonleague matchup. Marywood led by five at halftime, and a layup by Abington Heights graduate Catie Nealon with 7:22 left in the third quarter gave the Pacers their largest advantage, 43-34.... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-TribuneAbington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder,
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
Abington Heights Talented middle school students Ben Schneider, Aiden Snyder, Adam Tinkelman and Bobby Tricarico performed in Abington Heights High School’s production of “Anything Goes.” All in the eighth grade, the students auditioned for their... Read more
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The Patriot Ledger
Abington's Taylor Shockley scratches off $4M lottery prizeThe 2008 Abington High School graduate said she plans to buy a house and a new
The Patriot Ledger / Posted 6 days ago
The 2008 Abington High School graduate said she plans to buy a house and a new car. Joe Pelletier The Enterprise jdpelletier_ENT ABINGTON – Taylor Shockley is a millionaire. The 2008 Abington High School graduate scratched off the $4 million prize... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
HS SPORTS: Scranton Prep tops MeyersHillard 16; SAY: Brown 15). Girls basketball Sharon Houlihan scored 13 points
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Hillard 16; SAY: Brown 15). Girls basketball Sharon Houlihan scored 13 points and Hannah Kowalski added 12 to lead No. 2 Abington Heights to a 55-46 win over Hazleton Area in the consolation game of the Lady Cougars Tip-off Tournament. Maddie... Read more
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