Around Town

Purse Bingo The Knights of Columbus will hold designer purse bingo on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m. at St. John Vianney Church in Montdale. Tickets are $25. Reunion Meeting The 1967 graduating classes of Olyphant High School and St. Patrick’s High School of (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)

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A VERY BUSY UNICAN

Stop just about anybody walking along the tree-shaded lanes of Jermyn, and ask them about Mary Marrara. Not only will they very likely know who she is, but they’ll keep you standing there for a while, as they talk about all the things Marrara does for oth (read more)

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MARDI GRAS WINE TASTING

Visitation of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church in Dickson City will hold its seventh annual Mardi Gras Wine Tasting event on Saturday, Feb. 25, 5-8 p.m. at the school auditorium. The annual event includes wonderful wines from homegrown vintners including: J (read more)

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EAGLE SCOUT HONORED

Commander Edward Zitterman of the American Legion post No. 665 in Dickson City recently presented a good citizenship citation and a $100 check to Robert Kokinda, who recently became an Eagle scout. (read more)

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100TH BIRTHDAY

Mary Carnevale, formerly of Dunmore, celebrated her 100th birthday recently at the Regal Room in Olyphant. She is surrounded by four generations of the Lombardo and Carnevale families. (read more)

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POLICE PROMOTION

Officer Lewis Klein was promoted to sergeant at the Olyphant Police Department. He was sworn in by Mayor John Sedlak Jr. and Olyphant Chief of Police Jim Foley. Also in attendance was Officer Klein’s family and members of Olyphant Boro Council. From left: (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Baseball/Softball Signups Carbino Club Little League will be having final Baseball and Softball sign ups February 18th from 3 to 5pm at the VFW on Dolph Street in Jessup.• The Greater Carbondale Miss C softball league will hold registrations for girls 5-1 (read more)

Around Town

Purse Bingo The Knights of Columbus will hold designer purse bingo on Sunday, Feb. 19, at 2 p.m. at St. John Vianney Church in Montdale. Tickets are $25. Reunion Meeting The 1967 graduating classes of Olyphant High School and St. Patrick’s High School of (read more)


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