U. OF S. FACULTY MEMBERS RECEIVE GRANTS

Photo: N/A, License: N/A

The University of Scranton recently awarded “development intersession” grants for to five faculty members, including one resident of South Abington Township. South Abington Township resident Ismail Onat, Ph.D., assistant professor in sociology, criminal j (read more)

PRIZE-WINNING STUDY

Photo: Photographer: James Hobart, License: N/A, Created: 2013:05:24 14:50:45

A study co-authored by two University of Scranton professors, both residents of the Abingtons area, won an “outstanding paper” award from a prominent international publisher. The study by Clarks Summit resident Dr. Rose Sebastianelli (pictured) and Clarks (read more)

STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2017:01:10 08:59:57

The Abington Heights Middle School students of the month for December were, from left, front row: Sadie Bonczek, Brodie Wilcoxen and Caly Yankow. Back row: Gabe Pietryka, Joseph Rama, Emma Hughes and Jack Burke. Also honored: Will Granci. (read more)

SORTING TOYS FOR GIRLS AND BOYS

Photo: N/A, License: N/A

University of Scranton students, faculty and staff donated hundreds of gifts to area children through drives organized by the University’s Campus Ministries’ Center for Service and Social Justice. University students sorted through the donated items that (read more)

SCA HONOR ROLL

Summit Christian Academy has named its honor roll students for the first makring periond. First grade Ethan Christianson, Zackary Feldman, Douglas Fernandes, Sarah Lynott, Aiden Rivers, Caleb Ryan, Anna Schmidt and Alexander Snipes. Second grade Caden Bra (read more)

TOURNAMENT WINNERS

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:12:10 15:10:15

The Abington Heights Junior High wrestling team won first place at the Lackawanna Trail Lions Invitational Dual Tournament. Team members are, from left, front row: Griffin McGinley, Gavin Drake, Oliver Egan, Cole Kroptavich, Julian Blanco, Benny Arendt an (read more)

COAST GUARD BASIC TRAINING

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:10:22 03:42:04

Dean J. Salmon of Clarks Summit recently completed eight weeks of U.S. Coast Guard basic training, at TRACEN Center, Cape May, New Jersey. Dean is a 2012 graduate of Abington Heights H.S. where he was a member of the track team and two-time league and dis (read more)

COMET CLUB WINNERS

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:12:13 00:42:48

Waverly Elementary School recently recognized students for outstanding behavior through its Comet Club program. The Comet Club winners included, back to front: guidance counselor Jason Munley, Callie Odom, Bruce Butala, Sadie Robson, Norah Puttcamp, Hunte (read more)

STUDENTS OF THE MONTH

Photo: N/A, License: N/A, Created: 2016:11:23 09:05:22

Abington Heights Middle School has named its students of the month for November. From left, front row: Courtney Price, Coby Dooley and Ben Magnotta. Back row: Hayley Kane, Deborah Shurtleff, Megan Van Wert and Carly Hopkins. Nathan Steenback was also hono (read more)