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FITNESS CENTRAL

There’s good news for Mid-Valley residents looking for a convenient place to get in shape and sharpen your skills: one fitness and wellness studio has already opened in Jessup and a sports training center will soon follow. Talia Walsh is the owner of Ques (read more)

Around Town

Jermyn Parade The sixth annual Jermyn Christmas lighted parade, sponsored by Jermyn/Mayfield Girl Scout Troop No. 50440, will be held Saturday, Dec. 10. Lineup will be at 5:30; parade will step off at 6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served at the Jermyn (read more)

Community Calendar

Toys for Tots in Mayfield: For the 34th consecutive year, Mayfield Borough is holding a Toys for Tots drive at the municipal building, 739 Penn Ave. and at the Mayfield branch of NBT Bank. Call 570-876-4391. Pierogie Sale: All Saints Orthodox Church, 211 (read more)

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COMMUNION BREAKFAST

The seventh annual Holy Name Society communion breakfast was held recently at Blessed Sacrament Parish in Throop. Two longtime altar servers were honored: Richard Chowanec, a Mid Valley junior, and Zach Blau, a sophomore at Mid Valley. Chowanec is the son (read more)

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OPERATION NOEL ACCEPTING DONATIONS

Recently Operation Noel volunteers put up Christmas lights and decorations around Jessup as part of its annual “Light up Jessup” campaign. On the weekend of Dec. 10, members of the committee will collect throughout the borough. Donations can also be sent (read more)

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CLASSIC VOICES CHRISTMAS

The a cappella Carbondale-based, vocal ensemble “Classic Voices” will celebrate its ninth yearly Christmas concert this holiday season, with the presentation of, “A Christmas Gift of Song,” Saturday, Dec. 10, at 7:30 p.m. within the acoustic hall of The C (read more)

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STUDENTS TAKE PART IN FEED-A-FRIEND

Carbondale Area student council adopted the Feed-a-Friend program and volunteered to organized the school’s participation. Officers and representatives put up posters around the school announcing the fundraiser. They then put up six barrels around the hig (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Softball Meeting Valley Area Girls Softball will have its league meetings on the second Wednesday of the month (next meeting: Dec. 14) through April at the Shopa-Davey Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 6082, 123 Electric St. in Peckville. Meetings are ope (read more)

Around Town

Jermyn Parade The sixth annual Jermyn Christmas lighted parade, sponsored by Jermyn/Mayfield Girl Scout Troop No. 50440, will be held Saturday, Dec. 10. Lineup will be at 5:30; parade will step off at 6 p.m. Light refreshments will be served at the Jermyn (read more)


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