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Get Your Dream Patio Without Breaking Your Budget

Outdoor spaces are designed to be a “sweet escape.” However, getting it to that point might be difficult. Maybe you have always wanted to redo your patio so that it can accompany your family and guests for cookouts and get-togethers but never got around to doing it. I understand that things may come up which Read More


West Scranton Senior Earns American Legion Scholarship

West Scranton Senior Earns American Legion Scholarship   Marissa Popis has been selected as the 2017 American Legion Post 920 Scholarship winner from West Scranton High School and is graduating 9th in her class. She wrote an amazing essay about the American flag. Marissa will be attending Temple University in the fall for Environmental Engineering. Read More


West Scranton Students Earn Foreign Language Poetry Awards

West Scranton Students Earn Foreign Language Poetry Awards   Sophomores Nathalie Diaz and Nathan Trotta were the first place winners in the annual Spanish poetry reading contest conducted in the Spanish 2 classes of Mrs. Linda Cerra at West Scranton High School. Each winner was presented with a silver cup.   Nathalie is the granddaughter Read More


West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam

West Scranton Students Score High in the National Spanish Exam   59 students at West Scranton High School earned medals for outstanding performance on the 2017 National Spanish Examination.  Students from West Scranton earned a total of 2 gold, 5 silver, and 14 bronze medals, along with 38 scholar medals marking honorable performance.   The National Read More


Marywood University to Provide Online Option for Graduate Program in Criminal Justice

Marywood University to Provide Online Option for Graduate Program in Criminal Justice  SCRANTON, PA (June 14, 2017) — Marywood University will offer an online graduate course in criminal justice beginning in the fall 2017. To better serve the needs of the Northeastern Pennsylvania community and its current students, the graduate criminal justice program will be entirely Read More


Marywood University to Hold Free Sports Safety Program

Marywood University to Hold Free Sports Safety Program SCRANTON, PA (June 15, 2017)—Marywood University, in conjunction with Hospital for Special Surgery (HSS), N.Y., Sports Safety Program, will be hosting a free sports safety workshop. Titled “A Team Approach to Reducing ACL Injuries,” the event will be held on Tuesday, June 20, 2017, from 6:30-8:30 p.m., Read More


Susquehanna Community High School 4th Marking Period Honor Roll

Susquehanna Community High School 4th Marking Period Honor Roll     Highest Honors 93 -100 – 12th Grade –  Madison Canfield, Slone Chandler, Garret Grausgruber, Evan Haley, Jessica Lamb, Robert Murphy, Shayna Slocum, Jonathan Teribury, Skyler Voege, Taylor Williams, Kathryn Woodruff   11th Grade –  Kendra Colwell, William Dixon, Emily Frye, Bridget Iveson, Tristan Megivern, Taylor Millard, Read More


Father’s Day Gift Guide

Father’s Day is just a few days away and if you are not fully prepared, just know that you are not alone. There is a lot of us that wait until the last minute to buy that one special present.  As the years go on, it seems getting dad a present gets harder and harder. Read More


53 Graduate from Susquehanna Community School District

53 Graduate from Susquehanna Community School District Saturday, June 10th was the 2017 commencement ceremony for Susquehanna Community School District. A total of 53 students received diplomas. Salutatorian, Evan Haley, gave a speech to his class encouraging them to reach for their dreams and not to forget where they came from. Valedictorian, Jessica Lamb, addressed Read More


Class Night 2017- Susquehanna Community School District

Class Night 2017- Susquehanna Community School District   The annual Class Night program at Susquehanna Community High School was held on Friday, June 2nd at 6:30 p.m. During this honorable occasion, each student was recognized for their achievements and accomplishments, which were presented by their fellow classmates: Hannah Day, Chad Lee, Madison Canfield, John Abruzzo Read More