Community Digest: Dec. 8, 2019

Pittston City plans party and Santa visit The Pittston City Children’s Christmas Party will be held Sunday, Dec. 15, at the Pittston City Fire Station, 20 Kennedy St., Pittston. All children up to 12 years of age who reside in Pittston are welcome. Santa (read more)

Phoenix Theatrics presents 'A Christmas Story: The Musical'

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Phoenix Theatrics will present ‘A Christmas Story: The Musical’ at 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and Saturday, Dec. 14, and at 2 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 8 and 15, at Phoenix Performing Arts Centre, 409 Main St., Duryea. Tickets are $12 general admission; $5 for child (read more)

Pittston dancer performing in 'The Nutcracker'

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The Scranton Civic Ballet Company’s annual presentation of “The Nutcracker” at Scranton Cultural Center at the Masonic Temple will be staged at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Dec. 13, and at 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 14. The ballet company also will present its annual Eye (read more)

First Baptist Thanksgiving Dinner

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First Baptist Church in Pittston held its annual free Thanksgiving dinner Nov. 27. Church members also served dinner at Meals on Wheels in Pittston. SEAN MCKEAG / STAFF PHOTOGRAPHER (read more)

Knitting for those in need

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With a laugh, Linda Judge said, “I knit so much, because my husband watches too much sports.” It’s a funny line, but there’s a lot of truth to it. While her husband, Ray, watches football and baseball games on TV, she sits in the room with him and knits . (read more)


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