Dupont. Parade, flags and ceremonies will honor veterans on Memorial Day

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Memorial Day celebrations first began with our country’s deceased military soldiers placed front and center. The holiday’s original name, Decoration Day, came from the day’s main activity — leaving flowers and flags at the resting place or our nation’s he (read more)

Avoca: Touch a Truck to help Avoca Fire Department

When I was a little girl, I remember how much my brother, Tom, loved playing with his Tonka trucks. As he rolled those sturdy yellow construction vehicles all over the outdoor patio, the wheels would plow through any obstacle in their path. Dirt, sticks, (read more)

Jenkins/Pittston Twps.: Pittston Twp. will recycle electronics

Pittston Twp. will sponsor an electronics recycling collection from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, June 9, in the parking lot across from the municipal building, 421 Bryden St. The electronics recycling will be free to all residents of the municipality with o (read more)

Duryea: Celebrate 10 years of theater at the Phoenix

Just as a phoenix rises from the ashes overcoming any challenge that comes its way, the leadership of the Phoenix Performing Arts Center has worked tirelessly the last 10 years to keep its doors open to become the strong community resource and creative ou (read more)

West Pittston; It's never too early to get ready for bazaar time

There’s nothing that really sends the message that those long summer nights are here to stay quite like announcement of church bazaar season. And there’s one bazaar that West Pittston looks forward to every year. The event is a little over a month away bu (read more)

Hughestown: Picnics and yard sales mean summer is almost here

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For me, summer always meant picnics, trips to my favorite amusement parks, kayaking, hiking beach vacations and yard sales. When you start seeing plans for some of these things in the community pop up, you know we’re in the home stretch. Hughestown has so (read more)

Exeter/Wyoming/W. Wyoming: Speakers, grand marshal set for Wyoming/West Wyoming Memorial Day Parade

The Wyoming/ West Wyoming Memorial Day Parade is starting to take shape. The committee announced Raymond Sabatini, a U.S. Army veteran, will serve as the parade grand marshal. The principal speaker for the event will be James E. Degnan, deputy commissione (read more)

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