West Scranton Freshman Earns Presidential Award

West Scranton Freshman Earns Presidential Award West Scranton freshman Dakota Adams recently earned the Bronze Presidential Award for volunteer service. The award is given to teens who perform at least 50-74 hours of service within a 12-month period. Dakota has dedicated numerous hours, throughout 2018 until now, volunteering at the Steamtown National Historic Site. Along…

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Marywood University Professor’s Article Published in Healthcare Journal

Marywood University Professor’s Article Published in Healthcare Journal   Scranton, PA (May 21, 2019) — LoriAnn F. Gorrick Pajalich, DNP, MS, APRN, CNS, GCNS-BC, assistant professor in the nursing department at Marywood University, recently had her article titled, “Collaboration in Healthcare Delivery Interprofessional,” published in the Journal of Interprofessional Education and Practice. This is Dr.…

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Sophomore Represents West Scranton High School at Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar

Sophomore Represents West Scranton High School at Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar West Scranton High School Sophomore Molly Dougherty was selected as the representative to attend the Hugh O’Brian Youth Leadership Seminar (HOBY) for the 2019 academic year. Since 1958, the HOBY Seminars have brought together outstanding sophomore students to interact with distinguished leaders in business,…

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MMI Preparatory School wins regional Envirothon competition and teams featuring 45 students place in top 26

MMI Preparatory School wins regional Envirothon competition and teams featuring 45 students place in top 26     (Freeland, PA – May 13, 2019) – Forty-five MMI Preparatory School students placed in the top 26 during the regional Envirothon competition, including the team of Alexander Sessock, Kaitlyn McGeehan, Kai Mele, Dominique Kline, and Benjamin Putnam,…

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Jeremy Seymour Signs with George Mason University

Jeremy Seymour Signs with George Mason University  On Wednesday, May 8, 2019, a signing day was held for West Scranton senior Jeremy Seymour, who gave his commitment to George Mason University for wrestling.  Congratulations, Jeremy! Photo: Seated (L to R): Phil Seymour, Jeremy Seymour, Roxanne Seymour, and Kayla Seymour; Standing (L to R): Mr. Rick Bresser (West Scranton Athletic…

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Valley View School News

 Valley View’s Patrick Redman will continue his academic and track & field career at Misericordia University. Seated left to right: Paige Redman, Trish Redman, Patrick Redman, and John Redman. Standing left to right: Chris Mendicino, Principal; Pete Kolankoski, Track & Field Coach; George Howanitz, Track & Field Coach; Chris Killiany, Athletic Director; and Lori Kelley,…

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Valley View School News

Congratulations to the Valley View Middle School girls that participated in the STEM competition on Saturday, April 27th. The 7th grade team, Riley Aquilino, Ella Mattise and Mary Zabielski, came in 2nd place overall and scored the highest in the Science Portion of the Competion. Two 6th grade teams, Ella Brudnicki and Kylie Krzak, and…

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