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Euro Tech Imports in La Plume is family-run business

Euro Tech Imports in La Plume is family-run business

LA PLUME — The business cards handed out by Victor Lynn show two dates, one on each side. On the front of the cards, along with the ETI name, is 199...

August 14th, 2017 updated: August 15th, 2017. |  


Abington Heights Civic League makes donations

Abington Heights Civic League makes donations

The Abington Heights Civic League recently made several donations to area organizations, using funds from its annual wine festival. .neFileBlock { ma...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Jewish Federation of NEPA brings award-winning mentalist duo the Evasons to Scranton

Jewish Federation of NEPA brings award-winning mentalist duo the Evasons to Scranton

The Jewish Federation of Northeastern Pennsylvania will host the mentalist duo Jeff and Tessa Evason on Saturday, Oct. 21 at the Scranton JCC’s ...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Draft Horse Show to kick off the 2017 Harford Fair

Draft Horse Show to kick off the 2017 Harford Fair

NEW MILFORD —The Harford Fair will kick off on Sunday, Aug. 20, the main arena opening at 2 p.m. with the Draft Horse and Pony Driving Class Sho...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Dietrich Theater’s Gathering of Singers/Songwriters set for Aug. 23

Dietrich Theater’s Gathering of Singers/Songwriters set for Aug. 23

TUNKHANNOCK — The Dietrich Theater will host its 16th Gathering of Singer/Songwriters at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23. This year’s lineup ...

August 14th, 2017 |  


Local artist Shirley Eagen gives lecture, demonstration at The Gathering Place

Local artist Shirley Eagen gives lecture, demonstration at The Gathering Place

CLARKS SUMMIT — Local artist Shirley Eagen presented a lecture and art demonstration, involving the innovative technique of egg acrylic, on Wedn...

August 14th, 2017 |  


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    SPORTS


    Six Abington Heights softball players make PA Coaches Association All-State team

    Six Abington Heights softball players make PA Coaches Association All-State team

    Abington Heights’ softball team claimed the Lackawanna League Division 1 championship, the District 2/11 Class 5A subregional championship and a...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Aug. 16, 2017

    Abington Journal sports calendar for the week of Aug. 16, 2017

    Newton Recreation Center summer hours, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday June 1 through Aug. 31. The center is located at 1814 Newton Ransom Blv...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    Abington American falls to North Pocono in City-County opener

    Abington American falls to North Pocono in City-County opener

    GLENBURN TWP. — Despite a late-inning rally, Abington American fell to North Pocono, 4-3, in a play-in game of the District 17/32 City-County Li...

    August 8th, 2017 |  


    Scranton Tennis Club crowns champions in Clarks Summit

    CLARKS SUMMIT — A bridesmaid finally became the bride this past weekend in the Scranton Tennis Club Championships when a pair of finalists in re...

    August 8th, 2017 |  


    Abington Heights graduates participate in Dream Game

    Abington Heights graduates participate in Dream Game

    Nine players represented Abington Heights on the County team in the 83rd annual Scranton Lions Club Dream Game in which he County defeated the City, 2...

    August 8th, 2017 |  


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    LIFE


    Waverly Comm to offer fall Tots and Toddlers Music classes

    Waverly Comm to offer fall Tots and Toddlers Music classes

    WAVERLY TWP. — The Waverly Community House (Comm), 1115 N. Abington Road, will once again offer its music program for young children.For six wee...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    Merchants of Groove to perform Aug. 23 in Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series at Hillside Park

    Merchants of Groove to perform Aug. 23 in Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series at Hillside Park

    S. ABINGTON TWP. — Regional band The Merchants of Groove is up next in the Lakeside Wednesday Concerts series at Hillside Park and is set to per...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    More Than Movies: The wonders of the Dietrich Theater

    More Than Movies: The wonders of the Dietrich Theater

    What has been your favorite movie of the summer?Looking at the blockbusters released over the past few months, “Wonder Woman” is definitel...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    Young artists get creative at Abington Art Studio’s Mural Painting Camp

    Young artists get creative at Abington Art Studio’s Mural Painting Camp

    CLARKS SUMMIT — A dozen young artists put their creativity to work during Mural Painting Camp the week of Aug. 7-11 at Abington Art Studio. Donn...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    Pocket Park Partners’ hold Mini Craft Fair and Tag Sale

    Pocket Park Partners’ hold Mini Craft Fair and Tag Sale

    CLARKS SUMMIT — Despite the rainy forecast which pushed the rest of the Community Block Party events indoors, the Pocket Park Partners’ Mini Craft...

    August 14th, 2017 updated: August 15th, 2017. |  


    Abington Business and Professional Association hosts indoor Community Block Party

    Abington Business and Professional Association hosts indoor Community Block Party

    CLARKS SUMMIT — The Abington Business and Professional Association’s Community Block Party, hosted by The Gathering Place, Duffy’s C...

    August 14th, 2017 |  


    OPINION


    My Project: ‘Toss’ together a homemade game

    My Project: ‘Toss’ together a homemade game

    Kids can get some final summer fun (and a little exercise) in before school starts with this simple do-it-yourself bean bag toss game.What you will ne...

    August 1st, 2017 |  


    My Library Card: Seven books for the athletic teen

    My Library Card: Seven books for the athletic teen

    Teens: Get in the mood for the fall athletic season with these sports-themed reads, available at the Abington Community Library.Non-Fiction• ...

    July 31st, 2017 |  


    More Than Movies: Summer camps and concerts at the Dietrich Theater

    More Than Movies: Summer camps and concerts at the Dietrich Theater

    What are the most enduring summer camps at the Dietrich Theater? It happens to be the Theatre and Visual Arts Camps offered every summer since 2003. A...

    July 31st, 2017 |  


    Dalton Library Delights: A busy summer at the Dalton Community Library

    Dalton Library Delights: A busy summer at the Dalton Community Library

    Busy, busy, busy! This summer has been quite busy at the Dalton Community Library.This year’s programs have really been popular for families bot...

    July 31st, 2017 |  


    Rotary Club of the Abingtons: From immigrants to citizens

    Rotary Club of the Abingtons: From immigrants to citizens

    Many people from different parts of the world recently traveled to the federal courthouse in Scranton and changed their status from immigrants to citi...

    July 31st, 2017 |  


    More Than Movies: Music fills the Dietrich Theater

    More Than Movies: Music fills the Dietrich Theater

    Such festivity on Summer Fest Opening Night.“Paris Can Wait” was an invitation to travel the roads of France just to experience the scener...

    July 25th, 2017 |  


    BUSINESS


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    Keystone Community Resources Scranton honors state representative, local business leaders

    Keystone Community Resources Scranton honors state representative, local business leaders

    SCRANTON — Keystone Community Resources (KCR) recently held a Celebration of Choice Award dinner at the Radisson.KCR honored State Representativ...

    July 25th, 2017 |  


    The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce recognizes outgoing board members

    The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce recognizes outgoing board members

    SCRANTON — The Greater Scranton Chamber of Commerce recently recognized outgoing board members at its annual joint boards meeting, held at Lacka...

    July 11th, 2017 |  


    Honesdale National Bank presents $2,500 check to Leadership Lackawanna

    Honesdale National Bank presents $2,500 check to Leadership Lackawanna

    Honesdale National Bank recently presented a $2,500 check to Leadership Lackawanna through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program...

    July 11th, 2017 |  


    Fidelity Bank supports Leadership Lackawanna with $5,000 donation

    Fidelity Bank supports Leadership Lackawanna with $5,000 donation

    Fidelity Bank recently presented a $5,000 check to Leadership Lackawanna through the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program to suppor...

    July 11th, 2017 |  


    Jakubos family operates fresh produce stands in Tunkhannock and Glenburn

    Jakubos family operates fresh produce stands in Tunkhannock and Glenburn

    Members of the Jakubos family have been selling fruits, vegetables, jams, syrups and honeys alongside U.S. routes 6 and 11 for 49 years. They have two...

    July 10th, 2017 updated: July 11th, 2017. |  


    South Abington Township resident and organic chemist Tanya Sutton develops line of liquid skin salves

    South Abington Township resident and organic chemist Tanya Sutton develops line of liquid skin salves

    S. ABINGTON TWP. — The flowers and plants surrounding the Sutton family’s home testify to Tanya Sutton’s enjoyment in and skill for ...

    June 20th, 2017 |