AREA RESIDENT TAKES PART IN HARVARD PROGRAM

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Clarks Summit resident Dr. Tanja Adonizio (pictured), associate dean for student affairs, at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, recently completed the Harvard Macy Institute scholars program for academic leaders in healthcare, in Cambridge, Massac (read more)

CHECKERS TOURNAMENT

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Clarks Summit Elementary recently had a checkers tournament. Fourth-grade winners were, from left: Robert Lucas, Harry Birch and Drew Illian. Third-grade winners were, from left: Tori Miller, Olivia Kasperkowicz and Julia Hwang. Fourth-grade finalists mat (read more)

LIVING WITH DIABETES

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Nicole Marianelli of Old Forge, a second-year medical student at Geisinger Commonwealth School of Medicine, recently was the guest speaker at the monthly meeting of the Abington chapter of the Insulin Pump Support Group. The support group is open to the p (read more)

STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

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Waverly Elementary School has named January’s students of the month. From left, front row: Mahi Patel, Kylea Brown, Alec Weinberger, Rhys McKnight, William Regan, Liam Whipple, Addison Marek. Back row: principal Bridget Frounfelker, Orion Grose, Eva Blaum (read more)

HEADED TO KUTZTOWN

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Corey Justave recently signed his NLI (national letter of intent) and accepted a partial football scholarship to Kutztown University. From left, seated: Greg Justave (father/assistant coach), Corey Justave, Lisa Justave (mother). Standing: Andy Snyder (pr (read more)

VISIT TO THE WHITE HOUSE

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Keystone College was recognized for its successful participation in the White House Healthy Campus Challenge health insurance campaign, during a recent ceremony at the White House. In November and December, the college hosted several information sessions (read more)

BREAST CANCER FUNDRAISER

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The Abington Heights Lady Comets basketball team kicked off the ninth annual Pink Game Breast Cancer Fundraiser with a “Shoot for a Cure” free-throw fundraiser. The team raised $3,300. Proceeds will benefit the Foundation for Cancer Care and their mission (read more)

PIE FOR BREAKFAST

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Abington Christian Academy will host Pie for Breakfast in conjunction with the Clarks Summit Festival of Ice on Saturday, Feb. 18, 8:30-11 a.m. at the Clarks Green Assembly of God church, 204 S. Abington Road in Clarks Green. The event features a wide var (read more)

LOCAL SCHOOLS PLACE IN DECORATING CONTEST

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The Lackawanna County Electric City Trolley Station and Museum recognized the winners and schools who participated in its inaugural “Trim A Tree” challenge. Students from area districts were involved in the decorating competition. The Christmas trees were (read more)