Sunday Aug 17
Around the Towns
Ryan Samsell, left, and Dominique Sgobba, North Pocono High School students, earned recognition by coordinating advertising for a successful blood drive.
Sat Aug 16, 2014
Carbondale's Pioneer Nights offers fun for everyone
Clad in an Edwardian-era white dress with a feathered hat and crocheted lace gloves, Clarks Summit resident Margaret Messana sported a look reminiscent of Phoebe Snow as she stepped off the train on Saturday in Carbondale.
Order in court, but not quite yet in campaign
James Gibbons recites an oath as he is sworn in as a Lackawanna County Judge by President Judge Thomas Munley Friday morning.
Fri Aug 15, 2014
Single lane traffic on I-81 N
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Namedropper, Aug. 15, 2015
Marian Beckhorn displays a sample of what will be available when Temple Israel of Scranton hosts a Household Treasures Sale on Sunday and Monday from 10 a.m.-4 p.m. at the temple, at Monroe Avenue and Gibson Street.
Thu Aug 14, 2014
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Owen McVety presents the fundraiser banner for the "Picnic for the Park," to be held this Sunday, Aug. 17, at State Street Grill, 114 S. State St., Clarks Summit, as a benefit for the Finish Shop Pocket Park, which will be installed on Depot Street directly behind the restaurant.
Wed Aug 13, 2014
Sun Aug 10, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Farmers markets in growth spurt
Multicolored carrots for sale at Sam Bullock's Back Acher Farm stand at the Essential Eating Farmers Market at 517 Northern Blvd. in Clarks Summit.
Fri Aug 08, 2014
Ransom Twp.'s Evergreen Drive to see facelift
Every day, the 81-year-old steers her beige car around the cracks and eroded surface, looking for a smooth route to Newton-Ransom Boulevard.
Thu Aug 07, 2014
The NEPA Wildcats 16 and younger fast-pitch softball organization will host tryouts for its fall 2014/summer 2015 team on Saturdays and Sundays, Aug. 9-10, and Aug. 16-17, from 1-3 p.m. at Abington Heights High School, 222 Noble Road, Clarks Summit.
Namedropper, Aug. 7, 2014
Lackawanna County 4-H members who participated in the regional 4-H Fashion Revue in Mehoopany include, in front, from left: Ava Ramsey, Jordan Columbo, Emily McCabe, Kate Lloyd, Lily Whetsell and Kaelee Whipple.
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While backing out of her Clarks Summit driveway, she spotted a bee hive that seemingly appeared overnight.
Tue Aug 05, 2014
Former manufacturing plant sold for $2 million
An investment group including two men who specialize in conversion of urban and industrial buildings for housing purchased a former manufacturing facility in Scranton for $2 million.
Sun Aug 03, 2014
The Citizens' Voice
Resources for exporters challenged by government cuts
Navarre Dickson lables medical equipment at Loh Medical, 318 Davis St., Clarks Summit.
Thu Jul 31, 2014
In last week's article, we saw how pursuing and achieving Tree City U.S.A. certification forces a municipality to think strategically about its trees.
The Mysteries and Detectives Book Club will meet on Tuesday, Aug. 14, at 7 p.m. at the Abington Community Library, 1200 W. Grove St., Clarks Summit.
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Members of the Helping Our Heroes committee have been making the rounds in the Abingtons selling bracelets for $1 with proceeds benefitting their goal of $15,000 to purchase a track chair for a combat-wounded veteran through the Independence Fund.
Tue Jul 29, 2014
Volunteer fire crews struggling with dwindling manpower
On Saturday, 911 operators dispatched the Clarks Summit Fire Company ambulance to Our Lady of the Snows Parish at about 5:34 p.m. When the company failed to assemble a crew within four minutes, operators dispatched two other companies, including an advanced life support unit coming from Scranton that arrived to the church at 5:53 p.m. and treated ... (more)
Lackawanna County Contractor Facing More Charges
Detectives filed new charges against Joseph Senese saying the list of Senese's alleged victims is now three times longer.