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MEETING NEEDS

Many events declare that “all are welcome.” It’s a nice thing to say but, in reality, there are some who, because of their special needs, can’t take part in the fun. A new summer music and art festival plans to change that dynamic and meet those special n (read more)

Around Town

Dance Club The Northeast Social Dance Club, will hold a dance on Saturday, July 14, 8-10 p.m. at the Falcon’s Nest, 403 Hudson St. in Mayfield. The deejay will play a variety of dance styles. Admission is $5 and the public is invited. For more information (read more)

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ONE HUNDRED CANDLES AND 18 HOLES

Andy Petrilak, the youngest of 14, was born 100 years ago on the 65-acre dairy farm his Austrian immigrant parents Michael and Irene started four years earlier in Greenfield Township. He’s still there, though the dairy farm isn’t. He and his brother Walte (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)

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School News

College Grads • Nicole Elizabeth Calabro of Jessup earned a Ph D in experimental pathology from Yale University. She graduated from Valley View High School in 2007. • Kutztown University has conferred degrees on more than 1,225 students during the winter (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)

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; July 13, 2018

MUSHROOM-CHEESEEGG CASSEROLE 3 cups shredded Cheddar cheese 3 cups shredded Mozzarella cheese 1/2 cup freshly sliced mushrooms 1/3 cup sliced green onions 1/2 cup chopped red and green peppers 1/2 cup flour 1-3/4 cups skim milk 2 cups egg substitute, beat (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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CRANKING FOR A CURE

Local residents formed team “Cranking for a Cure” for the 46th annual American Cancer Society Bridge to the Beach Bike-A-Thon. More than 3,000 cyclists rode from the Benjamin Franklin Bridge in Philadelphia to the Atlantic City boardwalk, raising nearly $ (read more)

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SOFTBALL COMPETITION

The Valley Petunia 12U softball team recently completed it’s season and held its annual post-season tournament. Coming in third was Throop NC Outdoor Services. From left, front row: Krista Cortazar, Chiara Zavislak, Abby Clark, Ella Chapman, Angelina Lucc (read more)

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SOFTBALL CAMP HELD IN FOREST CITY

Recently, Forest City High School coaches Joe Miraglia and Brian Newberry held a softball camp for kids ages 7-13, at the school’s softball field. The camp featured instructions on hitting, fielding and throwing. The junior high and varsity players volunt (read more)

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NEWLY PROMOTED BROWN BELT

Sethon Smith, 16 , a student at Lakeland High School, successfully tested at Tiger Kai Karate of the Spectrum Gym in Blakely, and was promoted to the rank of Brown Belt in Kempo Goju, which is a Chinese tiger claw kung fu-based martial art. Smith also won (read more)

Around Town

Dance Club The Northeast Social Dance Club, will hold a dance on Saturday, July 14, 8-10 p.m. at the Falcon’s Nest, 403 Hudson St. in Mayfield. The deejay will play a variety of dance styles. Admission is $5 and the public is invited. For more information (read more)


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