Exeter/Wyoming/West Wyoming: Start off the new year by helping those in need

I met a friend on my way out of Price Chopper who joked that we must eat a lot because we keep bumping into each other at the grocery store. It made me stop to think of how fortunate we are to be able to buy the food we need and to have warm homes filled (read more)

Duryea: Nativity of Our Lord serving up piggies

It’s back ladies and gentlemen, and it’s better than ever! Nativity of Our Lord Parish’s Men’s Society is sponsoring its second annual homemade takeout piggie dinner from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 23, at Sacred Heart Hall, 529 Stephenson St. The meal in (read more)

West Pittston: Explore the history of Fort Jenkins Bridge

To so many of us, myself included, the Fort Jenkins Bridge in West Pittston has become so commonplace. It has become a part of our daily lives. So much so that sometimes we are guilty of not recognizing the beauty of the bridge and the history behind it. (read more)

Avoca: Hit the court with Avoca Basketball League

It’s time to hit the hardwood in Avoca! Registration for the Avoca Basketball League will take place from 11 a.m. to noon Sunday, Jan. 13, Saturday, Jan. 19 and Sunday, Jan. 20, in the Avoca Community Center, 800 Main St. Registration is open to boys and (read more)

Hughestown: Resolve to do more in the new year

For me, January has always been a time to reset and start new habits. It is for many of us “new year, new me!” We just cannot help but take this opportunity at a new, blank canvas, to create something great for ourselves. So far, January has been filled w (read more)

Jenkins Twp./Pittston Twp.: Jenkins Twp. Senior Citizens Organization seeks new members

Jenkins Twp. Senior Citizen Organization is seeking new members when it resumes meetings in spring. The group normally meets the third Tuesday of every month, with some exceptions. The next meeting is at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at the Jenkins Twp. Ho (read more)

Dupont: Dupont Council names new tax collector

Dupont Borough started the new year appointing a new tax collector for 2019. Tax Collector Joy Tetlak resigned her position effective Jan. 1. Four individuals submitted their names and qualifications to council to replace Tetlak and council held a special (read more)


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