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Recycling Revisited: Contamination forces some recycling changes

Recycling is becoming problematic in Greater Pittston and area residents are urged to do their part to keep recycling programs viable in their communities As of last year, several Greater Pittston communities adapted single-stream recycling to help elimin (read more)


Bella and Sophie Kasper, Duryea

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Bella is a 5-year-old black lab and spaniel mix and Sophie is a 10-year-old black lab and husky mix. The sisters, from Duryea, live with their owners, Liam and his mom Megan Kasper, and both love to be outside and to go for walks. Bella especially loves p (read more)

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Avoca's only Major Leaguer

James Henry Mullen, born in Avoca in 1877, was the first of the 11 children of Irish immigrants Martin and Annie Mullen. Known as Jimmy, he worked as a breaker boy, was a regular at St. Mary’s Church, was tough, wiry, never backed down and loved baseball. (read more)


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