End-of-life discussions at St. Therese in Shavertown

SHAVERTOWN – The Social Justice Committee of St. Therese’s Church will present “It’s A Family Matter: Living With Advanced Illness, Dying Well and the Importance of Talking about It with Family” at 1 p.m. on Thursday, April 14. The guest speaker will be Daniel Davis, PhD, director of bioethics at Geisinger Health System. This is […]

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Celebrating Intellectual Disability Awareness Month

The Wyoming County community is invited to join in celebrating March as Intellectual Disability Awareness Month at an upcoming proclamation ceremony at 10 a.m. on Tuesday, March 22, at the Wyoming County Commissioners Chambers, Wyoming County Courthouse, Courthouse Square, Tunkhannock. The program, arranged in concert with the Wyoming County Commissioners and the Luzerne-Wyoming Counties Mental […]

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Military Club donates to Toys for Tots The Dallas High School Military Interest Club held a Toys for Tots drive at Thomas’ Food Markets in Dallas Township throughout the month of December. The drive netted over 100 toys from donors within the Dallas community. Club members, from left, are: Dan Sweeney, Riley Oremus, Colin Ryniec, Mike Santora, and Thomas’ market manager, […]

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Dallas Rotary Club hosts exchange students The Rotary Club of Dallas hosted youth exchange students from around the world where they attend local high schools and live with host families under the supervision of local Rotary Clubs in District 7410 which encompasses ten counties in Northeastern Pennsylvania. Students and Rotarians, from left, kneeling, are: Antonia Wagner, Germany; Nicoline Gaardsse, Denmark; […]

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Happy birthday John William Fontinell! John William Fontinell, son of John and Diane Fontinell, is celebrating his sixth birthday today, Nov. 19, 2015. John is the grandson of John and Mary Fontinell of Shickshinny and Stephen and Jean Hutz of Wilkes-Barre. John has two sisters; Madeline, 19; and Lillian, 17.

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Happy birthday to Donald Keileb Wallace! Donald Keileb Wallace, son of Victoria and Donald Wallace, is celebrating his fifth birthday today, Nov. 5, 2015. Donald is the grandson of Ania Dunaj and Paul Woychio, Peggie Keller and Donald Wallace. He is the great-grandson of Grace and Henry Kalinowski and a great-great-grandson of Jadwiga Kosinski. Donald has two brothers, Sebastian and […]

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Peter Calkins receives Daniel Carter Beard Masonic Scouter Award George M. Dallas Lodge No. 531 presented Bro. Peter Calkins with the Daniel Carter Beard Masonic Scouter Award. The award was presented to him for his outstanding service to youth and freemasonry by serving as a dedicated member and a devoted scout leader of the Northeastern Pennsylvania Council No. 501 and Dallas Troop 281 […]

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