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HAVING A BALL

There are lots of events in our region designed to put you in that festive Christmas mood, from tree lightings to the Santa Train. But, for 15 years, the Pioneer City Christmas Ball has been at or near the top of many people’s list. This year the Ball wil (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)

Sports & Fitness

MMA Fighter Visits On Saturday, Nov. 18, 2-4 p.m. there will be a seminar on mixed martial arts by Matt “The Hammer” Hamill at Northeast Karate and Boxing, 1324 Main St. in Peckville. Admission is $25. Call 570-351-5256 for more information. Softball Meet (read more)

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; Nov. 17, 2017

From my family to yours … Have a very Happy Thanksgiving 2017. OLD-FASHIONED TURKEY SOUP 1 (4-5 pound) turkey carcass, sectioned 12 cups water 5 carrots, cut in chunks 1-1/2 cups celery, coarsely chopped 1 large onion, quartered 2 teaspoons salt 1 (1/4-ou (read more)

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NEW PHYSICIAN’S ASSISTANT

Kimberly Eberhart of Archbald recently completed the physician assistant (PA) master’s degree program at King’s College. As part of the college’s 41st graduating PA class, she received her degree at a recent commencement ceremony. (read more)

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HEADED TO LEHIGH

Valley View High School senior Mason Black will continue his baseball and academic career at Lehigh University. From left, sitting: dad George Black, mom Tara Black, Mason and brother Dixon Black. Standing: Jason Munley, Valley View head varsity baseball (read more)

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HONORING VETERANS

A Veterans Day assembly was held at Carbondale Area High School. Narratives along with musical selections were performed by students Kaitlyn Savage, Wilson Rodriguez, Kayla McDonough, Rory Misko, Ashlynn Allison, Isobel Turonis, Katelyn Dovin, Christina C (read more)

Sports & Fitness

MMA Fighter Visits On Saturday, Nov. 18, 2-4 p.m. there will be a seminar on mixed martial arts by Matt “The Hammer” Hamill at Northeast Karate and Boxing, 1324 Main St. in Peckville. Admission is $25. Call 570-351-5256 for more information. Softball Meet (read more)

Around Town

Dance Club The Northeast Social Dance Club will hold a dance on Saturday, Nov 18., 8-11 p.m..at the Falcon’s Nest, 403 Hudson St., Mayfield. Music by Jack Martin; he will play a variety of music including swing, waltz, cha-cha, West Coast, line dance and (read more)


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