Mid Valley Senior Jason Kenny has committed to play basketball at Misericordia University.

Mid Valley Senior Jason Kenny has committed to play basketball at Misericordia University.   Seated from left to right: Rick Kenny, father; Jason Kenny; Shari Kenny, mother; Ryan Kenny, brother Standing from left to right: Tom Nowakowski, Athletic Director; Chad Vinansky, HS Principal; Michael Abda, Head Coach; Gerry Dempsey, Assistant Coach; Robert Galli, Assistant Coach

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PAPER SHOP ANNOUNCES NEW MOBILE APP!

As we, thepapershop.com, released our own mobile app, we couldn’t help but wonder about the origin of apps.  First, what is a mobile app?  It is defined as “a computer program designed to run on computers, tablets, smart phones and other mobile devices.”  All you need to download an app is a smart phone or…

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Valley View High School’s Health and Physical Education Club and Quinn’s Market are congratulated by the Community Partnership Program

Valley View High School’s Health and Physical Education Club and Quinn’s Market are congratulated by the Community Partnership Program a  Sure Save Supermarket  for their successful program year. Pictured left to right: Mrs. Cheryl Aniska, Health and Physical Education Teacher; Andrew Susnosky, Quinn’s Market Manager; Jeff Krenitsky, Quinn’s Market co-owner; Members of the Health and…

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Good Shepherd Academy 2015 Kindergarten Graduates

Good Shepherd Academy 2015 Kindergarten Graduates  Addison Anderson, Giuseppe Bellia, Riley Brady, Anna Christian, Irelyn Curley, Alexander Derolf Siene, Allison Desciak, Lindsey Donlick, Evan Dubaskas, Olivia Dutko, Olivia Evans, Julian Franklin, Bryce Gibson, Avery Gilroy, Carter Guido, Dawson Gula, Noah Hummel, Cole Kablick, Steven Kalanyos, Drew Keating, Ian Kilbourn, Erin Kresefsky, David Lampman, Breanna Leon, Christopher…

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Good Shepherd Academy 2014-2015 Eighth Grade Graduates

Good Shepherd Academy 2014-2015 Eighth Grade Graduates   Derek Joseph Answini, Sophia Teresa Answini, Elisabeth Ann Azarewicz, Christopher John Michael Banas, Christian Reed Barnak, George A. Beck III, Aliyah Marie Becker, Christopher John Berbano, Jenna Rose Biago, Aidan Daniel Bilski, Joseph B. Brennan, Kyndall Elizabeth Byers, Theresa Lynn Calpin, Anna Carty, Troy Chackan, Collin Stephen Cook, Frankie…

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West Scranton Bilingual Students Excel

West Scranton Bilingual Students Excel The Northeast Chapter of the American Association of Teachers of Spanish and Portuguese awarded prizes for outstanding performance to the top world language students in Northeastern Pennsylvania.  The students were chosen based on their performance on the 2015 National Spanish Exam, which was administered earlier in the spring.  Four students…

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HOLY REDEEMER HIGH SCHOOL HOLDS GRADUATION

HOLY REDEEMER HIGH SCHOOL HOLDS GRADUATION     Holy Redeemer High School held its eighth annual commencement exercises for the 140 members of the Class of 2015 on Wednesday, May 27 at the F.M. Kirby Center in Wilkes-Barre. A Baccalaureate Mass was held the previous night at St. Nicholas Church. Salutatorian Cameron Gill welcomed graduates and…

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Marywood University Hosts R-Vets Program Graduation

Marywood University Hosts R-Vets Program Graduation   SCRANTON, PA (May 29, 2015)—Marywood University recently hosted its spring R-VETS program graduation at the University. The R-VETS program (Renewal-Veteran Education and Transition Services) focuses on providing college access to community and current Marywood student veterans and their spouses. The courses offered include math and academic writing, along…

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Shenandoah Valley varsity members of this year’s team who won the District 11 Championship are shown making a special presentation to their head coach

At the recent banquet sponsored by the Shenandoah Valley Lady Devils Basketball Boosters, the varsity members of this year’s team who won the District 11 Championship are shown making a special presentation to their head coach Chris Conroy as a token of their appreciation. Shown holding the District 11 Championship Trophy are L-R: Molly Michalik,…

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The Valley View High School Varsity Baseball Team attended the dedication for Strawberry Field at Assembly of God Church Rt. 6 on the Scranton Carbondale Highway.

The Valley View High School Varsity Baseball Team attended the dedication for Strawberry Field at Assembly of God Church Rt. 6 on the Scranton Carbondale Highway. Pictured left to right;  Mayor Jeanette Mariani; Jimmy Brozzetti; Valley View Coach Brian Newberry; Members of the Valley View varsity baseball team, Roy White, World Series Yankee Champion; Daryl Strawberry,…

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MMI students receive Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) Awards at State Competition

MMI students receive Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) Awards at State Competition   (Freeland, PA – May 27, 2015) – Three MMI Preparatory School students participating in the State Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science (PJAS) Competition were awarded Pennsylvania Science Talent Search (PSTS) awards following their performance at the regional meeting. Sarah Moyer, Jay…

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The Valley View High School STEM team recently presented their “Emergency Light System”

The Valley View High School STEM team recently presented their “Emergency Light System” to a diverse group including: Senator John Blake, Representative Frank Farina, Attorney Richard Fanucci, Superintendent Donald Kanavy, Lockheed Martin engineers, school administrators, VV board members, emergency personal ,and community members. The team will compete in the state finals at the Thaddeus Stevens…

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