HOLY REDEEMER HIGH SCHOOL

HOLY REDEEMER HIGH SCHOOL HOLDS JUNIOR RING CEREMONY     Holy Redeemer High School held its traditional Junior Class Ring Night, which included a blessing of the rings and celebration of the Eucharist. The Class of 2015, along with family, friends, and school staff, attended the annual event, held in the school’s McCarthy Auditorium. Cameron Gill,…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton High School Commemorates Red Ribbon Week   Members of the SADD Organization of West Scranton High School marked Red Ribbon Week by tying red ribbons along the front fence of the high school, as well as throughout the building’s interior.  Red Ribbon week is celebrated yearly to commemorate a drug enforcement officer, Enrique “Kiki”…

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Pardon the interruption.

… and now it’s time for a word from our sponsor. Well, okay. Not really. But it is a pretty good time for a word from the author. As you’re probably guessed from my snazzy byline, I’m Jen. I’ve worked at Paper Shop for eight years, so it’s a pretty safe assumption that I’m familiar…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton High School Homecoming 2013 West Scranton Seniors Paul Emiliani and Marissa Pazzaglia were crowned the 2013 Homecoming King and Queen on Friday, October 11. Members of the West Scranton Homecoming Court include: Homecoming Princesses: Jane Baranowski, Jane Joyce, Mackenzie Madigan, Nancy Ramirez, and Emily Walsh Homecoming Princes: Dante Bieri, Steven Casale, Gordan Hodanich,…

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ABINGTON HEIGHTS HIGH SCHOOL

rontier Communications donated $3,000 in support of the Abington Heights Educational Improvement Organization (AEIO) to benefit programs within the Abington Heights School District.  The donated funds are part of Frontier’s participation in the Pennsylvania Educational Improvement Tax Credit Program and promote innovative educational programs that enhance curriculum or academic programs offered by schools or other…

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ABINGTON HEIGHTS HIGH SCHOOL

Abington Heights High School students Eric Onofrey, Ryan McDonald and Kanak Chattopadhyay have been named National Merit Commended Students and have received letters of commendation in recognition of their outstanding academic promise.  They are named on the basis of a nationally applied selection index score. In addition to being named a Commended Student, Aidan Hodge…

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How about them Apples?

On this day in 2001, Apple unveiled the iPod. That first iPod had 5GB of storage and, in the words of Steve Jobs, “put 1000 songs in your pocket”. While the iPod was certainly revolutionary, those of us of *ahem* a certain age fondly (or not so fondly) remember another portable music player that changed…

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WEST SCRANTON HIGH SCHOOL

West Scranton Soccer – Red Card Cancer Fundraiser   The West Scranton boys’ soccer team participated in the annual Red Card Cancer fundraiser during their Senior Night game on October 3.  Several players were standout participants in the event: seniors Vinnie Arcieri, Zach Hiller, Gordon Hodanich, and Corey Lestansky were actively involved in the majority of the…

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LACKAWANNA TRAIL HIGH SCHOOL

Senior members of the Lackawanna Trail Girls Volleyball and their parents were honored at their last home match on Monday October 21. Seniors honored were: Sara Cobb, Meghan Healey, Brandi Holland, Brook Mitchell and Ashley Purdy; middle row, Assistant Coach Mark Bennett, Gayle Cobb, Colleen Healey, Chrisann Holland, Sommer Mitchell and Bethany Purdy and Coach…

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

The Riverside Drama Club presents “Creepy Karaoke” on Saturday, October 26th @ 7pm in the Riverside Jr-Sr High School auditorium.  Cost is $5 and all proceeds go to the RHS Student Help Fund. The Student Help Fund supports RHS students and families in financial need.   Pictured are Drama Club President Peter Miles and Vice President Megan…

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Staying Power

Between the recent government shutdown and yesterday’s Facebook fiasco, we’re willing to bet that, like us, you’ve had just about enough of things not working when they’re supposed to. Yeah, it’s a crazy and somewhat out-of-control world out there, but it is possible to take control is some small ways. One of those ways? Having…

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OLD FORGE SCHOOL DISTRICT

Pictured are the officers for the Old Forge School District Science/Math Club for the 2013-14 School Year. Left to Right:Rhyan Barnic- Co Treasurer , Marisa Zambetti- Vice President, Matthew Trotta- President, Taylor Nemetz-Secretary, Matthew Cesare- Co Treasurer Advisors are Chris Gatto and Frank Berardelli

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RIVERSIDE HIGH SCHOOL

Riverside Junior Senior High School Homecoming Court   Left to right Abbey Wzorek (3rd runner up) and Charlie Koytek, Tabetha Saylock(home coming queen) and Jake Torba, Megan Kolis (2nd runner up) and Steve Czankner, Madison Haduck (4th runner up) and Peter Miles(home coming king,) Ashley Bufton (1st runner up) and Joe Janesko, Alexandria Scott (2012 home coming queen) and…

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Knock it off!

Or, don’t. Because you really don’t have to (… settle for knock-offs, we mean). We know that plenty of folks think of us as the source to find cars, machinery and lots of other humdrum stuff, but what lots of people don’t realize is that we’ve got a pretty thriving Clothing category. Even better? We’ve…

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