Bus trip to New York benefits cancer research

A trip to New York City will benefit cancer research with all proceeds going to the Wilkes University breast cancer research center. A Martz bus will depart at 7:30 a.m. Saturday, May 14, from the Pittston Oak Street Park and Ride. The bus will have a drop off at 48th Street and 6th Avenue in […]

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LaVina Clark Lewis celebrates 100th birthday with early party

SOUTH ABINGTON TWP. — Family and friends of LaVina Clark Lewis, of Clarks Summit packed the fire hall of the Chinchilla Hose Company on Saturday, Feb. 20 for an early 100th birthday party. Lewis, who is the oldest living descendant of Deacon William Clark, one of the area’s first settlers, plans to spend her March […]

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Oldest living Deacon Clark descendant LaVina Clark Lewis to turn 100 on March 1

CLARKS SUMMIT — LaVina Clark Lewis, currently the oldest living descendant of Deacon William Clark, one of the area’s first settlers (and namesake of Clarks Summit and Clarks Green), is looking forward to her 100th birthday, coming up on March 1 of this year. Although she plans to spend the special day with her family […]

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Dalton resident Norma Harvath celebrates 89th birthday with friends at Abington Manor

Norma Harvath, of Dalton, celebrates her recent 89th birthday during a surprise party with friends at Abington Manor. From left, first row, Nancy Santore, Connie Newton, Norma Harvath, Jackie Albano and Gale Jaeger. Second row, Hostess Helen Stec, Georgia Bass, Mary Hart, Susan Jennings, Joannie Hanes, Dolores Gronki and Betty Barkley. Third row, Bonnie Flynn, […]

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