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The bells of Sacred Heart: Church bells will ring in Christmas for first time in more than 50 years

Dupont will hear the bells on Christmas Day — the true bells of Sacred Heart Church — for the first Christmas since 1963. “We’re very excited to ring the bells on Christmas Day,” said the Rev. Thomas Petro, pastor of Sacred Heart of Jesus Parish. “We all (read more)


Rocky Cappelloni, Duryea

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Meet Rocky, a 6-year-old Shichon (Bichon Frise/Shih Tzu mix) from Duryea. Rocky likes lounging around and watching Food Network, going for walks, playing catch with his toys, and especially going for car rides. Rocky lives with mom and dad, Maryann and Bo (read more)

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Last crossing of old Water Street Bridge, 1914

Though not a certainty, this photo is believed to be a picture of the last party to cross the old Water Street Bridge before it was dismantled to make way for a new bridge in May 1914. Here are some clues: The license plate on the automobile appears to be (read more)


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