Avoca: Celebrate the reason for the season at Queen of the Apostles

As Christmas approaches, Queen of the Apostles Parish is offering two opportunities for the community to prepare their minds and hearts for the upcoming holiday season. First, the parishioners will have Advent rosary devotions followed by benediction at 5 (read more)

Dupont: Santa is coming to town twice before Christmas

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Dupont Volunteer Hose Company received a call from the North Pole to confirm a date for Santa’s visit. The children have again been very good, so Santa with make a visit before Christmas. He will visit all the good boys and girls of Dupont on Sunday, Dec. (read more)

Exeter/Wyoming/West Wyoming: Help educate students by supporting WA scholarships

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When I graduated from Wyoming Area in 1969, the yearly cost of attending a state college was around $1,000 for tuition, room and board. That same school will cost this year’s graduates more than $20,000. Even accounting for inflation, the increase is asto (read more)

West Pittston: Enjoy some ice cream with your Santa pics

While decorating my bedroom for Christmas, I found a photo that was at least 25 years old. It was taken at the Wyoming Valley Mall and I was sitting on Santa’s lap after telling him what I wanted for Christmas and he asked if I had been a good boy that ye (read more)

Hughestown: It's time to decorate your gingerbread house for the holiday

There are a matter of days left in 2019 my friends, but we don’t want to get too ahead of ourselves. Holiday decorating has officially begun and we must enjoy every minute of the warm and fuzzy feelings that come with it. Speaking of decorating, Dec. 8 is (read more)

Duryea: Celebrate the season by helping others

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While the holiday season is certainly a time to be merry, it’s also a time to help others. The Duryea Christmas Stroll Committee is conducting a food drive to benefit Greater Pittston Meals on Wheels. The public is invited to bring any of the following no (read more)

Jenkins Twp./Pittston Twp.: Santa Claus is coming to the townships

Pittston Twp. will host a children’s Christmas party from noon to 3 p.m., Saturday, Dec. 8, at St. Joseph Marello Parish, 237 William St., in Pittston. Food, drinks and refreshments will be available for all who attend and even Santa Claus himself will be (read more)

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