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Childs Chinchilla Clarks Summit
Dalton Dickson City Dunmore
Elmhurst Eynon Fleetville
Greenfield Township Jermyn Jessup
La Plume Moosic Moscow
Old Forge Olyphant Peckville
Ransom Scranton Simpson
Taylor Throop Waverly
Clarks Green Mayfield Madison Township
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News in Lackawanna County, Pennsylvania
Volunteers “Paint the Town” in Scranton
Sun, 17 Aug 2014 19:40:32 -0700
SCRANTON–Volunteers came together to “paint the town” in Lackawanna County today. “Paint the Town” is a program put together by the NeighborWorks Northeastern Pennsylvania (NWNEPA) organization and Habitat for Humanity of Lackawanna County. Volunteers spent Sunday painting the homes of the elderly and disabled in the Hill Section of Scranton today. All the work was […]
Local Fire Departments Awarded Grants in Pennsylvania American Water’s “Keystone Firefighting Challenge”
Mon, 04 Aug 2014 07:15:00 -0700
What are Facebook votes worth? For Eagle Hose Company Number 1 in Dickson City, Lackawanna County, and Citizens Fire Company Number 1 in Palmyra, Lebanon County, they won grant money to help purchase needed firefighting equipment and training.
Pennsylvania American Water Continues to Grow Water, Wastewater Footprint with Three New Acquisitions
Thu, 31 Jul 2014 12:31:00 -0700
Pennsylvania American Water, a subsidiary of American Water , announced today that it has closed acquisitions in Clarion, Northampton and Lackawanna counties, comprising the assets of a municipal wastewater system, municipal water system and a privately operated water system.
In Pennsylvania's Legislature, the grab goes on
Mon, 18 Aug 2014 00:14:02 -0700
Failure of legislative leaders to mandate accountability for expenses makes for a system where abuse is easy and institutional.
Pa. man sentenced for aid to murder suspect
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 05:57:46 -0700
A man charged after police said he drove a friend to another state following the murder of a northeastern Pennsylvania college student has been sentenced to eight months to 2½½ years in prison.
Editorials from around Pennsylvania
Wed, 20 Aug 2014 09:32:52 -0700
... With more than 70 fatalities, Pennsylvania has suffered the highest number of dam drownings in the United States, according to data compiled by Brigham Young University.
Interstate 380's 70 mph area shifted north
Fri, 08 Aug 2014 21:19:44 -0700
The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation has adjusted its 70 mph speed limit plans for parts of Interstate 380 in Monroe County after further review.
DALCOMP NEGOTIATED CALENDAR
Fri, 15 Aug 2014 07:30:42 -0700
IN ORDER TO ENSURE THAT WE HAVE TIME TO ENTER ALL NEW ISSUE INFORMATION, DALCOMP ASKS THAT FIRMS CALL US AT 212-404-8107 OR USE OUR FAX 212-404-8153 TO INFORM US UPCOMING ISSUES. WE WILL ADD ANY INFORMATION ...
Colorectal Cancer Screening
Tue, 12 Aug 2014 09:54:55 -0700
SCRANTON — Colorectal cancer is often diagnosed in northeastern Pennsylvania at a rate 20 percent higher than the rest of the state and the country. Getting more people screened to catch it early is the goal of a program in Lackawanna County. We met with the Northeast Regional Cancer Institute’s director of community and patient […]
Prehistoric Carvings Exhibit
Wed, 13 Aug 2014 14:54:35 -0700
Mike Stevens made a stop on the Pennsylvania Road in Lackawanna County to take a look at the past. While that is common enough with him, it usually doesn’t take him back millions of years.