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A jazz jambalaya

SCRANTON — The city that, in the 1920s, knew Harry Parella and Tommy and Jimmy Dorsey has birthed a new age of jazz. And it is poised to welcome more jazz legends and launch new musical careers. The Scranton Jazz Festival will kick off its 15th annual wee (read more)

Around Town

VFW barbecue Shopa-Davey Veterans of Foreign Wars post 6082, will hold a chicken barbecue at the post home, 123 Electric St. in Peckville, on Sunday, July 21. Serving will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or until sold out. Tickets will be $11 and will be available f (read more)

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15th Anniversary Scranton Jazz Festival schedule

SCRANTON — The 15th Annual Scranton Jazz Festival will feature live music, food and spirits. Scheduled for Friday through Sunday, Aug. 2-4, it will be presented at the historic Radisson Lackawanna Station Hotel, 700 Lackawanna Ave., and numerous downtown (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. Farmers market: In Jer (read more)

School News

Honor roll A total of 6,111 students were named to the spring semester honor roll at Oklahoma State University. Among them was Robert Morisco of Archbald. Dean’s Lists • Fairfield University named the students who made the dean’s list for the spring semes (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Basketball clinics The Pacesetter Athletic Club of NEPA will conduct two basketball clinic sessions for kids 10-14 at Johnson College, Monday through Thursday, July 22-25, 9:30 a.m. to noon each day. The fee is $50 per week. The professional staff will tr (read more)

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Bank makes YMCA donation

SUBMITTED PHOTO Honesdale National Bank recently gave a donation of $10,000 to the Greater Carbondale YMCA to assist with much needed kitchen renovations. The kitchen renovations are a part of a larger plan to finish the Lower Level with an enlarged Early (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Basketball clinics The Pacesetter Athletic Club of NEPA will conduct two basketball clinic sessions for kids 10-14 at Johnson College, Monday through Thursday, July 22-25, 9:30 a.m. to noon each day. The fee is $50 per week. The professional staff will tr (read more)

Sports & Fitness

Yoga in the Park Quest Studio will hold its third annual free Yoga in the Park summer series, a slow-flow yoga class, every third Wednesday of the month, 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Station Park Pavilion on Church St. in Jessup. It’s open to all levels. Bring y (read more)

Around Town

VFW barbecue Shopa-Davey Veterans of Foreign Wars post 6082, will hold a chicken barbecue at the post home, 123 Electric St. in Peckville, on Sunday, July 21. Serving will be 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. or until sold out. Tickets will be $11 and will be available f (read more)


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