Open House: The Lackawanna Historical Society will kick off the holiday season with an open house on Friday, Dec. 6, at 7 p.m. at the Catlin House, 232 Monroe Ave. Wassail and sweet treats, stories and games will be part of this old-fashioned Christmas celebration. Brook Valley Farms will be on hand to offer horse-drawn carriage rides around the downtown and a German toy exhibit will be on display as well.Founded in 1886 as the Lackawanna Institute of History and Science, the Lackawanna Historical Society provides the community with a record of local history through its museum and library collections, exhibits and programs. In 1942, from the bequest of George H. Catlin, the society established its permanent home at Catlin’s 1912 residence, located at 232 Monroe Ave. in Scranton. In 1965, Lackawanna County designated the Lackawanna Historical Society as the official county historical society and the society continues to serve the county as a center for local history resources.For more information about the program, contact the Lackawanna Historical Society at 570-344-3841 or email email@example.com.
Corey Souryavong has pieced together quite a stretch of games for Old Forge during the Blue Devils’ run to the state semifinals.When the junior lineman takes to the turf at Hazleton Area on Friday, when the Blue Devils face District 3 champion Steelton-Highspire at 7 p.m., Souryavong will go about his business the same way he has approached all of Old Forge’s post-season games ...Go hard, and make