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A NEW HOME

They were a fixture in Dickson City for 10 years and, because they were there, at least once a month, you were likely to find a dance partner. They were the Northesast Social Dance Club (NESDC), and they gathered regularly to socialize and dance — and rai (read more)

Community Calendar

Pierogie Sale: All Saints Orthodox Church, 211 Willow Ave. in Olyphant, sells frozen pierogies Fridays, 9:30-11:30 a.m., and Sundays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Price is $6.50 per dozen. Call 570-383-0785 or 570-489-5591 for more information. Line Dancing: The Unit (read more)

School News

New College Students • Karl Lewis of Olyphant is enrolled at Champlain College for the fall semester. Lewis is a first-year student studying game design. • Kayla Danks of Olyphant joined more than 1,700 freshmen when Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute began (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Softball Meeting Valley Area Girls Softball will have its league meetings on the second Wednesday of the month through April at the Shopa-Davey Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6082, 123 Electric St. in Peckville. Meetings are open to anyone wishing to p (read more)

Around Town

Christmas in September St. Michael’s Church will hold its Christmas in September, Friday through Sunday, Sept. 23-25, at St. Michael’s Center, 403 Delaware Ave. in Jermyn. The event begins on Friday, 4-8 p.m. featuring craft vendors, a basket raffle, Chri (read more)

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THE ART OF HEALING

The Chamber Gallery, located within the Greater Carbondale Chamber of Commerce, 27 N. Main St., will present the fourth annual “Art of Healing” exhibition, in conjunction with “The Studio on Salem” of NHS Human Services of Northeastern Pa. The Opening Rec (read more)

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BLOOD DRIVE SUCCESSFUL

Lackawanna Health and Rehab Center, Olyphant recently held a blood drive in memory of former administrator Helen Cordelli. From left, seated: Cathy Rozina and Peter Cordelli. Standing: Mark, Peter and Bruce Cordelli, Suzanne Slussar and Jerry Stoko. (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Softball Meeting Valley Area Girls Softball will have its league meetings on the second Wednesday of the month through April at the Shopa-Davey Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6082, 123 Electric St. in Peckville. Meetings are open to anyone wishing to p (read more)

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LOCAL BMX RACERS WIN STATEWIDE

Two local BMX racers claimed the Pennsylvania state championship titles for their classes at the state championship recently. Christian Black of Mayfield and Gavin Bruno of Carbondale each took first place and rode off with the top state championship titl (read more)

Around Town

Christmas in September St. Michael’s Church will hold its Christmas in September, Friday through Sunday, Sept. 23-25, at St. Michael’s Center, 403 Delaware Ave. in Jermyn. The event begins on Friday, 4-8 p.m. featuring craft vendors, a basket raffle, Chri (read more)


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