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PAINTING YOUR LOSS

“Art is a wound turned into light.” — George Braque Marylou Chibirka not only believes those words, she lives them. The local, privately commissioned, professional portrait artist is about to do an encore of her successful “Good Grief Art: Learn to Paint (read more)

Around Town

‘Peter and the Starcatcher’ Clarks Summit University will present the prequel to “Peter Pan” Thusday through Saturday, Feb. 23-25, at 7:30 p.m. in the Phelps Student Center at 538 Venard Road in South Abington Township. The musical play brings audiences a (read more)

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Snapshots

The weather was nice — maybe a little TOO nice for some of the ice sculptures — for Clarks Summit’s annual Festival of Ice. PHOTOS BY EMMA BLACK (read more)

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; Feb. 17, 2017

RED PEPPER HUMMUS 1 red bell pepper 2-1/2 tablespoons fresh lemon juice 1 tablespoon tahini 1/2 teaspoon black pepper 1/4 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon ground cumin 1 (19-ounce) can chickpeas, rinsed and drained 1 garlic clove, quartered Preheat broiler. Cut (read more)

Area Church Services

Send updates or additions about your Abingtons-area church to suburbanweekly@timesshamrock.com. Bethel United Methodist, 2337 Falls Road, Dalton. Sunday service, 9:30 a.m. 570-290-1799; atompkinsa@susumc.org. Pastor is Sandy Tompkins. Chinchilla United Me (read more)

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Submit your event and we'll publish it in the Abington Suburban! *Please only submit listings for Abington-area events* (read more)

AH SWIM TEAM HAS SPECIAL CHALLENGE: NO POOL

For Zachary Haney, there has been just one word needed to describe his first season as the head swimming coach at Abington Heights. See if you can guess what that word was. “It has been a little bit challenging, but I think we’ve handled them pretty well, (read more)

LADY LIONS IN ROUGH SEASON

Nobody expects to have a basketball season go the way Lackawanna Trail’s girls team’s year has unfolded. No wins until February can make for a long season, but Lady Lions head coach Lauren Sheakoski remains steadfast in her belief in her youthful team, th (read more)