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

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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)

UPS Store at Midway Shopping Center collecting Toys for Toys

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For the 14th consecutive year, The UPS Store at the Midway Shopping Center in Wyoming is serving as a Toys for Tots drop-off point for the U.S. Marine Corps Reserve drive. During the busy Christmas season, John Minetola, owner, asks area residents to take (read more)

Community Digest: Dec. 9, 2018

West Pittston First U.M. Church selling pasties First United Methodist Church, 408 Wyoming Ave., West Pittston, recently kicked off its winter homemade pasty fundraiser. Proceeds fund the church’s many charitable initiatives throughout the year. The sale (read more)

Leo Club will collect eyeglasses at PA's Reading Wonderland

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Audrey II, Pittston Area Leo Club’s eyeglass consumer, will attend Pittston Area’s Reading Wonderland event from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 15, at the high school. Everyone attending the event is encouraged to bring their gently used eyeglasses to f (read more)

Den of the Damned comics donates to Salvation Army

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George Vermack, owner of Den of the Damned Comics, recently organized a drive to raise money to adopt a family for the holidays through the West Pittston Salvation Army. Vermack collected and donated $650 for the program to help children receive Christmas (read more)


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