It’s the spookiest, scariest time of year and the West Pittston Parks and Recreation Board is ready to help you and your little ones celebrate in style. On Oct. 28, there will be a Halloween extravaganza at Morris Park, which is located next to the boroug (read more)

Thankful to the dedicated firefighters in Avoca

A few weeks ago, I was talking to my mom on the phone when the carbon monoxide detector in my home started beeping. My mom and I quickly ended our call, and I preceded to call 911. I explained the emergency to the dispatcher who prompted me that someone w (read more)

Purse bingo to be held in Duryea

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Coach. Michael Kors. Kate Spade. Tory Burch. Vera Bradley. These are just a few of the designers whose purses will be prizes at Holy Rosary School’s designer purse bingo next weekend. Join in the fun as the Holy Rosary School Parent Teacher Organization h (read more)

Thank your lucky stars this week

There’s still a few days left to celebrate World Space Week! Since 1999, Oct. 4-10 has been a week where the world celebrates different themed aspects of space. Why is the week celebrated from Oct. 4 through Oct. 10? On Oct. 4, 1957, Sputnik 1, the first (read more)

Enjoy some homemade comfort food in Duryea

Can you feel the crispness in the air? It’s the perfect weather for comfort food, and three groups in town are serving up the best Duryea has to offer. Starting off the week, the Sons of the American Legion Squadron 585 will have a stuffed pepper dinner f (read more)

Pittston Area Leo Club plans craft fair

Pittston Area Leo Club will hold its second annual craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, at the Pittston Area High School. More than 45 vendors will display a variety of specialty items, including wreaths, jewelry, chocolate and clothing, to (read more)

West Pittston offers host of Halloween happenings

With October comes the changing of the leaves. Cooler nights. Sweater weather. The invasion of pumpkin spice. And, of course, Halloween. There is no lack of fun Halloween activities around town this year. The West Pittston Parks and Rec. Board is planning (read more)

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