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Theater Comes to Simpson

For Linda Melnick, the phrase “dimes from heaven” was just part of growing up. “Linda’s mother would often remark about how often she found dimes,” explained her friend Artimus Naugin. “After her mother passed away, Linda and her husband Michael began to (read more)

Around Town

Free Lunch A free community lunch will be held at Peckville United Methodist Church, 732 Main St., on the fourth Saturday of the month (next lunch: July 23), noon to 1 p.m. All are welcome. Movie Night The Jermyn Recreation Commission and Jermyn Events Co (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. Free Lunch: A free com (read more)

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School District Carnival

Valley View School District invites the community to its fourth annual summer carnival Tuesday through Saturday, July 26 to 30. Tuesday through Friday the start time will be 6 p.m., and Saturday the festivities will begin at 2 p.m. There will be rides, ga (read more)

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New Officers

The Family of St. Ubaldo recently elected new officers. From left, front row: secretary KT Cecci, sergeant-at-arms Rick Marchegiani, vice president Jeff Cruciani and president Greg Santarelli. Back row: treasurer Tony Marino. New members are welcome. Call (read more)

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 (read more)

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Camping Out

Cub Scout Pack No. 322, chartered to the Dickson City Ambulance Association, recently took part in a night of camping. The pack will hold a registration night on Wednesday, July 27, at 7 p.m. at the ambulance bay on Eagle Road in Dickson City. Boys in gra (read more)

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Bowlers of the Month

Idle Hour Lanes in Dickson City announced the Just 4 Kids Club’s bowlers of the month. The kids bowled the most pins over their average during a singular session. The winners are, from left: Emily Michaels (Alley Gators; +40 pins), Alex Wilson (Dragon Sla (read more)

Sports & Fitnessw

Fall Ball Tryouts • Valley Venom Travel Softball will hold tryouts for the upcoming 2016-17 season at Swansee Field, Eighth and Columbus streets in Blakely, Monday, Aug. 1, 6-8 p.m. for all age groups. Also, the team is looking for coaches with knowledge (read more)

Around Town

Free Lunch A free community lunch will be held at Peckville United Methodist Church, 732 Main St., on the fourth Saturday of the month (next lunch: July 23), noon to 1 p.m. All are welcome. Movie Night The Jermyn Recreation Commission and Jermyn Events Co (read more)


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