The yearlong commemoration coincides with another watershed anniversary: 25 years since Penn College was created as a special mission affiliate of The Pennsylvania State University on July 1, 1989.
Chamber members and all area businesses/organizations are strongly encouraged to recognize the School Counts! award as a way to gauge work ethic.
UNICO Baby Shower Aids St. Joseph's and Jim Baress honored for his service.
The process to map the image to its transformed position is the perfect blend of mathematics and art.
This will be a spectacular week of music in Downtown Wilkes-Barre!
The 2014-2015 Season is announced-
July 25 thru Aug. 3 Friday and Saturday shows at 8:00pm and Sunday Matinees at 2:00pm
Schuylkill County Fair, July 28 through August 2 2014.
Events Calendar for Lewisburg/Mifflinburg/Laurelton
Save the date: July 26
The Greater Hazleton Concert Series is proud to announce its 79th concert season.
Enjoy this wonderful July weekend!
July 26 from 2 to 6 p.m.
In June, three Pennsylvania Girls on the Run Councils were selected from among more than 200 nationally to form a “Young and Strong ” Council Collaborative Alliance.
The “Call For Artists” information can be downloaded at www.lackawannacounty.org. The deadline to apply is August 15, and the selected artists will be notified by the end of August. The murals must be completed by November 1
July 19, 2014 from 4-7 pm at the Woodlands
So make your mark on the 31st Schuylkill County Fair and help us “Treasure the Memories of Our Roots.” Schuylkill County Fair has been rooted in the community for 31 years.
The 4-H textile science program, sponsored by the Penn State Extension, teaches youth, ages eight to 18, clothing construction skills and increases their self-esteem, poise and confidence.
A “replenishment” blood drive from 1-7 p.m., Thursday, July 24 at Taylor Fire and Rescue, 1137 Reynolds Ave.
Students visit Eyewitness News
Firefighters from the Chinchilla Hose Company station have become some of the best-equipped in the nation to save a pet’s life.
Partial proceeds from Mohegan Sun Arena event donated to 1st Lt. Cleary Memorial Fund
“The Kind Acts Experiment” to spark a positive reaction within the Union County community. This experiment is in conjunction with the summer reading science theme “Fizz, Boom, Read.”
Save the date Tuesday, July 22 at 7:30 pm
Last year, Navient employees in Wilkes-Barre collected 27,876 pounds of food during the “Christmas in July” event — more than any other participating local business.
The registration fee of $25 and $10 for students, includes lunch. The deadline to register is Aug. 1.
This workshop, which is free and open to the public, is part of a continuing monthly workshop series offered by the Lewisburg Community Garden and the Public Library of Union County.
Check it out!
At the Schuylkill County Fair
Save the date July 23, 2014
Chris Ross, of Jonas, Monroe County, recently completed an Eagle Scout service project aimed at helping out Pennsylvania owls.
Plenty to do this weekend and beyond!
One of 10 Students from 7 States Promoting Greater Awareness of Youth Perspective on Public Policy Issues Related to Traffic Safety
Leadership Lackawanna donates $8,499.45 to Griffin Pond’s Foster-A-Pet Program
The goal of Dog Tags to Desk Tops is to inform and advise local veterans on how they can best use the benefits they have accrued under their GI-Bill to help plan for and lead a productive and meaningful life.
Leaders from the Bucknell and KINBER communities will discuss the benefits of a next generation broadband network on healthcare, education, library, public media, economic development, governmental, and other organizations.
With an eye on the future as well as the past, the Appalachian Regional Commission came to SEDA-COG this week for a focus group with state and regional officials.
Volunteers Continue to Provide Support and Comfort across the Northeast
Misericordia University hosts high schools students for Nursing Pre-College Career Exploration Camp
This year, 2014, marks the 75th Anniversary of the first Little League season ever played. To celebrate this milestone, Little League will be actively recognized during the 85th Midsummer Classic.
Schuylkill County Fair begins July 28
The Upper Valley Winds is a musical ensemble comprised of the very finest musicians available in Northeast/Central Pennsylvania and southern New York state. It is unique in that the organization, founded by Patrick J. Marcinko Jr.,
Happiness is - a night at the theatre! July 11, 12, 13
The Battle of Minisink was the only Revolutionary War battle to be fought in the Upper Delaware and was one of the bloodiest battles in the war, considering the number of men involved.
The Junior League of Scranton held its Annual Dinner Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at Patsel’s in Clarks Summit.
Coming to the FM Kirby Center
Regional farmers and growers set up shop along the east side of the first block of South Main Street and the south side of the first block of East Centre Street near the more than century-old Bolich & Burke building.