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GROWING INTEREST

Gardeners: they’re a special kind of people. They’re up early and they’re out late, and there’s always another project to tackle. But if gardening is your passion, you might want to put down the trowel on Tuesday, Oct. 17 for a meeting of the Mountain Vie (read more)

Around Town

Calligraphers’ Guild The Calligraphers’ Guild of Northeastern Pennsylvania will meet on Friday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. at Marywood University. For more information, call 570-587-1303. Notre Dame Club Archbald’s Notre Dame Club will hold its annual spaghetti d (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

Seeking Vendors The Mid Valley Secondary Center PTSA craft fair is seeking vendors for its sixth annual fair on Sunday, Nov. 19. Please call 570-983-6445 or email roxygirlamy7@aol.com for more information. Booster Club Friends of Cougar Baseball Booster C (read more)

Sports & Fitness

DCCC Fitness At the Dickson City Civic Center, 935 Albert St. • Betsy’s Boot Camp: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:15-7:15 p.m. and Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. Cost is $5 per class for Dickson City residents; $7 per class for non-residents. • Open gym: Various hours d (read more)

Recipies from Helen's Kitchen; Oct. 13, 2017

FRUIT & VEGETABLE GLAZED CHICKEN TENDERS 2 tablespoons sweet orange marmalade 2 teaspoons water 1 teaspoon Dijon mustard 2 cups shredded carrots 2 medium Granny Smith apples, sliced thin 1/4 cup low-fat mayonnaise 2 tablespoons cider vinegar 1 teaspoon cu (read more)

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DONATING TO LADIES IN PINK

The 11th annual Michele (Wilcha) Zini Ladies in Pink memorial fundraiser will be held Sunday, Oct. 15, 2-5 p.m. at Fiorelli’s in Peckville. Michele was a local business owner and mother of two who died in 2005 at the age of 46 from breast cancer. This eve (read more)

Sports & Fitness

DCCC Fitness At the Dickson City Civic Center, 935 Albert St. • Betsy’s Boot Camp: Mondays and Wednesdays, 6:15-7:15 p.m. and Saturdays, 9-10 a.m. Cost is $5 per class for Dickson City residents; $7 per class for non-residents. • Open gym: Various hours d (read more)

Chemo Brain: A Possible Cancer Treatment Side Effect

Nearly 15 million Americans who have been diagnosed with cancer are living in the United States today. People also are living longer after being told they have cancer. This is partly due to improved cancer treatment. There are many types of cancer treatme (read more)

Back in the Day The Olyphant Coal Party

In elementary school, we learned about the Boston Tea Party: revolutionaries, disguised as native Americans, boarded British ships in Boston Harbor and destroyed an entire shipment of tea by throwing the cargo into the waters of the harbor. Fast forward t (read more)

Around Town

Calligraphers’ Guild The Calligraphers’ Guild of Northeastern Pennsylvania will meet on Friday, Oct. 13, at 7 p.m. at Marywood University. For more information, call 570-587-1303. Notre Dame Club Archbald’s Notre Dame Club will hold its annual spaghetti d (read more)

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