‘Angels on the Green’

Golfers are getting ready to hit the links for a good cause: Hospice Advantage of Clarks Summit will host the inaugural Angels on the Green golf tournament at Skyline Golf Course in Greenfield Township, Saturday, Aug. 29. Registration is at 7 a.m. and includes a continental breakfast. The registration fee is $100 per golfer ($400 for four-golfer teams). Cost includes greens, fees and cart, food and drinks on the course and dinner afterwards.

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‘Angels on the Green’

Golfers are getting ready to hit the links for a good cause: Hospice Advantage of Clarks Summit will host the inaugural Angels on the Green golf tournament at Skyline Golf Course in Greenfield Township, Saturday, Aug. 29. Registration is at 7 a.m. and inc

Area Church Services

All Saints Orthodox, 211 Willow Ave., Olyphant. Great Vespers Saturdays 4 p.m., confessions one half hour before services (one hour before during Great Lent and Advent). Divine Liturgy, Sunday and Feast Days, 9:30 a.m. Great Vespers, evenings of Feast Day

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; Aug. 28, 2015

Caramel Bubble Ring (A sticky, pull-apart bread usually served at brunch or breakfast.) 1/3 cup pecans, chopped 3/4 cup granulated sugar 4 teaspoons cinnamon 2 (11-ounce) packages (16) refrigerated breadsticks 1/3 cup butter or margarine, melted 1/2 cup c

Blood Drive

Hospice Advantage and the American Red Cross will hold a blood drive Monday, Aug. 31, noon to 5 p.m. at Christ the King Parish Church Hall, 429 Church St. in Archbald. To schedule an appointment call 570-266-2645 or email bconlon@hospiceadvantage.com. The

Chorusfest Participants

Students at Valley View Intermediate School who participated in the Pennsylvania Music Educator’s Association District 9 Chorusfest included, from left: Ryan Coleman, Eva Marino, Gina O’Neill and Molly Walsh.

School News

VV Cougar Family Carnival The Valley View School District will hold its annual Cougar Family Carnival Thursday through Sunday, Sept. 3-6, at John F. Henzes Stadium in Peckville. The event will run 6-10 p.m. on Thursday and Friday and 2-10 p.m. Saturday an

Camping Trip

Boy Scout Troop 21, based in Dickson City, recently ended its summer activities with its annual trip to Goose Pond Scout Reservation. The new Scouts attended the Pathways program and earned their Space Exploration merit badge. The veteran scouts earned ma

Around Town

Free Ball Game for Vietnam Vets To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War, the RailRiders baseball team and PNC Field will offer Vietnam War veterans free admission and a free dinner at the game Friday, Sept. 4, at 4 p.m. You mus

Dickson Days Visit

Members of the American Legion Riders Post No. 665 in Dickson City attended the recent Dickson Days celebration. From left, front row: Jane Strony, Joan Scone, Mark Scone, Barbara Nuckolls and Dhindi Dore. Back row: Commander Richard Craig, John Nuckolls,

Safety in Print

PennDOT recently donated safety literature to the Carbondale Public Library. Materials included bike safety, mature driver safety, car seat safety, pedestrian safety, and teen-driver safety. Marie Zaccone (left), library director, receives material from S

 

Sports & Fitness

Golf Tournaments • Hospice Advantage will host Angels on the Green, a golf outing event on Saturday, Aug. 29, at Skyline Golf Course in Greenfield. Kickoff starts at 8 a.m. and luncheon will start at 2 p.m. at Rossi’s Ristorante in Archbald. Golfers will

3-on-3 Champs

The VV-Supermen won the boys grades 4-5 division of the Lackawanna County 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament. From left: Lackawanna County Commissioner Patrick M. O’Malley, Adam Howanitz, Logan McConnell, Eli Yusavage, L.V. Pegula and Coach Larry Pegula. The Mi

College Showcase

Rollin Thunder Gold competed at the Ohio Stingrays’ college showcase on the Ohio State campus. From left, front row: Kinsten Coffey, Morgan Briggs, Taylor Baloga, Audery, Guardes, Abby Sachs, Rachel Roccagrandi and Lacee Collins. Back row: coach Bill Ruba

Around Town

Free Ball Game for Vietnam Vets To commemorate the 50th anniversary of the start of the Vietnam War, the RailRiders baseball team and PNC Field will offer Vietnam War veterans free admission and a free dinner at the game Friday, Sept. 4, at 4 p.m. You mus