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MORE THAN JUST A GOOD BOOK

Sure, the Carbondale Public Library, at 5 N. Main St. Carbondale, is a handy place to pick up one of the summer’s hot reads. But you may not realize that there’s so much more going on there. That’s especially true for young people, who may be looking for (read more)

Around Town

Free Community Dinner A free community dinner will be held Saturday, June 16, noon to 1 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 58 River Street, Carbondale. SOS Breakfast The Northeastern Detachment Marine Corps League, 1349 Alder St. in Scranton, will hold its (read more)

Community Calendar

Pierogie Sale: All Saints Orthodox Church, 211 Willow Ave. in Olyphant, sells frozen pierogies Fridays, 9:30-11:30 a.m., and Sundays, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Price is $6.50 per dozen. Call 570-383-0785 or 570-489-5591 for more information. LIne Dancing: The Unit (read more)

School News

Baseball Boosters Friends of Cougar Baseball Booster Club will hold its monthly meeting Thursday, June 21, at 7 p.m. in the Valley View High School Library. Election of officers will be held. Awards Elmira College’s Center for Mark Twain Studies announced (read more)

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EAGLE SCOUT HONOR

Eagle Scout Connor McAndrew, third from left, of Scout Troop No. 34 in Jessup, is presented with an outstanding citizenship award by Joel Sofranko (second from left), Commandant of the Northeast Detachment of the Marine Corps League. Connor’s parents, Eri (read more)

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SCHOLARSHIP ESTABLISHED

Dr. Jason Hanyon has established the Dr. Jason J. Hanyon Scholarship at Penn State Scranton to benefit academically successful students at the Scranton campus with economic need. Dr. Hanyon used a match from Penn State University to create this $100,000 e (read more)

LAKELAND HONOR ROLL

Lakeland High School has named the students who made honor roll for the second quarter. High honors: Micayla Arzie, Dean Baigis, Rachel Batista, Justin Battle, Nicholas Bertholf, Zoe Best, Jennifer Bjork, Mia Bomba, Rebecca Bonham, Quenten Bovee, Isabella (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Racqueteers At the Racqueteers Health/Fitness Club, 603 Scranton-Carbondale Highway, Mayfield: Sundays 9:30 a.m. Yoga Mondays 5:30 p.m. Total Body Toning 6:30 p.m. Cycling Tuesdays 9:30 a.m. Gentle yoga 5:30 p.m. Power toning 6:30 p.m. Cycling Wednesdays (read more)

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ANNUAL PENN STATE ALUMNI GOLF TOURNAMENT IS JUNE 18

Local Penn State alumni will host the 30th annual Penn State Scranton Alumni Society/James D. Gallagher Golf Tournament on Monday, June 18, at the Country Club of Scranton. The tournament, played in a captain-and-crew format, will begin with lunch on the (read more)

Around Town

Free Community Dinner A free community dinner will be held Saturday, June 16, noon to 1 p.m. at Trinity Episcopal Church, 58 River Street, Carbondale. SOS Breakfast The Northeastern Detachment Marine Corps League, 1349 Alder St. in Scranton, will hold its (read more)

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