There’s a greater expectation for students entering kindergarten than ever before, with state and federal curriculum guidelines impacting how young minds are engaged in the preschool and daycare setting.
“What we started more than 20 years ago has grown to meet the needs of the children,” explained Pat Verdine, owner of ABC Kiddie Kampus, with three locations — Old Forge, Pittston and Exeter.
OLD FORGE POLICE: No report was available at press time.
TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to more than 60 calls between Aug. 11-17.
On Aug. 11, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of a suspicious vehicle in McDade Park. A report of an attempted car break-in sent officers to the 100 block of High Street.
Officers were sent to investigate a reported criminal mischief complaint in the 500 block of Union Street.
Summer Cocktail Party: Serving Seniors will host its annual fundraising summer cocktail party at Abington Manor, 100 Edella Road, Clarks Summit, from 5:30-8 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 22. The cost is $35 and includes hors d’oeuvres, cocktails and entertainment. For tickets call 570-344-3931.
Alumni Invited: Lynnette’s Twirlerettes is currently seeking alumni twirlers that would be interested in performing at this upcoming Miss America Parade on the Boardwalk in Atlantic City.