Marywood University Announces Student-Athlete Preview Day

Marywood University’s Athletic Department in partnership with the Office of University Admissions, will hold a Student-Athlete Preview Day on Saturday, October 6, 2018, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event is designed as an opportunity for prospective student-athletes to experience campus, learn about academic programs, and meet with coaches, admissions counselors, and financial aid…

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Valley View High School News

Five Valley View juniors have been accepted into Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program for the 2018-19 school year:  The seven-month Tomorrow’s Leaders Today program develops the leadership, interpersonal and managerial skills of high school juniors and provides real-world experiences in the areas of philanthropy, non-profit organizations and community service. The opportunities and challenges of northeastern Pennsylvania…

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Marywood University Announces Audition Dates for its Fall Production of Wonder of the World

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department will hold auditions for its fall production of Wonder of the World, by David Lindsay-Abaire on Friday, August 31, 2018, from 6-9 p.m., and Saturday, September 1, 2018, from 1-4 p.m. Those interested in auditioning can schedule an appointment by emailing Charles Gorden, M.F.A., associate professor of theatre…

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Marywood University Students Win International Business Competition

Four Marywood University graduate and undergraduate students were recently notified that they won top awards in X-Culture’s International Business Competition. Every semester, thousands of students and professionals from more than 40 countries take part in the X-Culture competition. For several months, they work together on business projects presented by X-Culture’s corporate partners. Students and professionals…

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Marywood University’s Music, Theatre, and Dance Department Announces Audition Dates

Marywood University’s music, theatre, and dance department recently announced music audition dates for new students.   Saturday, November 17, 2018, voice and keyboard auditions will be held. Friday, December 7, 2018, winds, strings, and percussion auditions will be held. Saturday, January 12, 2019, winds, strings, and percussions auditions will be held. Saturday, January 19, 2019,…

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Farmers’ Markets in NEPA

A farmers’ market is a place where local farmers sell fruit, vegetables, meat, cheese, bakery products, plants, and much more! Farmers’ markets are amazing for the local community. They are a great resource to get fresh food, you can gather and mingle with community members, and they help small farmers and small businesses gain customers and exposure.…

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Marywood University Holds “Filled with Care” Back to School Service Project

Marywood University’s Service Committee is holding its fall service project, “Filled with Care,” with a back-to-school focus. The committee is collecting donations of back-to-school supplies including: backpacks, lunch boxes/bags, notebooks, pencils/pens, and art supplies. All supplies will be donated to the Isaac Tripp Elementary School, Scranton, Pa. Marywood University’s Service Committee previously ran its winter…

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Paws in the Park

Paws in the Park, is a family-friendly event providing humane education and adoption awareness. It is a fun, relaxed atmosphere along with a variety of animal demonstrations, craft vendors, local merchants, face painting, balloon animals, photo booths, food trucks, and more! PAWS IN THE PARK is a FREE EVENT but DONATIONS ARE WELCOME! Donations received…

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Back-To-School Shopping Tips

Can you believe that it is that time of year for back-to-school shopping? Your children may either be very excited about the upcoming school year or they are whining every day about how they don’t want to go back. Regardless of their opinion, you need to start shopping. Going shopping for school supplies can be…

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Scranton School District Receives Ready to Learn Block Grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education for $6 Million Dollars.

The Scranton School District is pleased to announce it has received a $6 million dollar Ready to Learn Grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Education. The grant will support the Scranton School District Strategic Plan. The strategic plan was inspired by and prepared for the students of the Scranton City School District and aligns with…

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New Anti-Scammer Technology!

We have some exciting news to tell you! Here at Paper Shop, we are always working on new functionality to give our users the best experience and most importantly we always want to keep our users safe. Buying and selling has changed over the years and will continue to do so. You no longer have…

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Paper Shop Coupons

Hello, fellow Paper Shopper! I am going to tell you something that you may have not known before. If you have ever picked up a Paper Shop print publication at a store and read through it, you would have seen many local businesses advertised throughout our pages. We love to show our readers exactly what businesses are…

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