Rebuilding Roadways

Moosic’s main streets are under construction, according to PennDOT officials. Main Street, Spring Street and Birney Avenue are seeing their share of construction equipment this summer as the roadways are about to receive necessary upgrades. “We are currently working on the replacement of the Main Street Bridge over Spring Brook Creek,” said Mike Taluto, PennDOT safety press officer. “The new structure is anticipated to be a single-span steel girder on the same alignment with framing and it will also include a raised sidewalk. It should be completed this fall.” (read more)

  • Rebuilding Roadways
  • ‘Snoopy: The Musical’
  • Resident Begins Practice
  • Around Town
  • International Twirlers
  • Living the Dream
  • Community Calendar


 

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Business name: Little Biggar Preschool and Daycare Owner: Linda Biggar Street address: 122 N. Main St., Taylor Main telephone number: 570-562-2793 Email address: littlebiggar@aol.com Hours of Operation: Weekdays from 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Year founded: 1984

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; July 17, 2015

Turkey Tortellini Soup 1 pound lean ground turkey 3 cups water 1 (28-ounce) can tomato puree 1 (10-1/2-ounce) can French onion soup, undiluted 1 (9-ounce) package frozen cut green beans 1 (9-ounce) package fresh cheese-filled tortellini 1 medium zucchini,

Community Calendar

Library Events: The Taylor Community Library, 710 South Main St., will host the following events • Notorious Villains: Monday, July 27, from 2-3 p.m. Children ages 6-12 will learn about superhero villains. • Art in the Park: Tuesday, July 28, from 10 a.m.

Living the Dream

For most people, the annual Dream Game has come to signify the beginning of the next high school football season. For Old Forge’s Bobby Rinaldi, it has come to mean more than just football. It also means friendship. “It means a ton to me personally becaus

International Twirlers

Lynnette’s Twirlerettes recently performed in Punta Cana in the Dominican Republic. More than 60 family members and friends accompanied the group on this, their sixth annual performance. Twirlers from the Triboro area are pictured; from left, front row: A

Around Town

Open House Moosic Head Start, 309 Spring Street, will host an open house on Monday, Aug. 3, from 2-6 p.m. The school is a four-star accredited facility that offers free morning or afternoon preschool services for children ages 3-5 residing in Moosic or Ol

Resident Begins Practice

Old Forge native Cassandra Tunis, D.O., recently joined Geisinger–Pittston, 57 N. Main St., and Geisinger–Pittston N. Main, 457 N. Main St., as a family medicine physician. Tunis is trained to care for patients of all ages with a focus on preventive care

‘Snoopy: The Musical’

The Phoenix Kids division of the Phoenix Performing Arts Centre, 411 Main St., Duryea, will host “Snoopy: The Musical” on Friday and Saturday, July 24-25, at 7 p.m. and on Sunday, July 26, at 2 p.m. The musical is part of the center’s summer intensive pro

Rebuilding Roadways

Moosic’s main streets are under construction, according to PennDOT officials. Main Street, Spring Street and Birney Avenue are seeing their share of construction equipment this summer as the roadways are about to receive necessary upgrades. “We are curren

Recipes from Helen's Kitchen; July 10, 2015

Here are some great summertime recipes that are easy and delicious. Enjoy. Two-Cheese Beef Rolls 2 pounds ground beef 1/2 cup soft bread crumbs 1 small onion, chopped 1 teaspoon salt 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1 cup thin noodles, cooked and drained 1 cup m

Community Calendar

Library Events: The Taylor Community Library, 710 South Main St., will host the following events: • Meet the Railriders Mascot: Friday, July 17, beginning at 1 p.m. Open to all ages. • The Magic of Brent Kessler: Saturday, July 18, from 2-2:45 p.m. • Noto

Taking the Bronze

Members of the Taylor-based Salon You 12-and-under Amateur Softball Association (ASA) team trudged off the main field at Fell Township on Tuesday, June 23, after its four-game tournament run had ended. Before the team could get away from the complex, offi

Police Report Highlights

MOOSIC POLICE On July 4, officers responded to fireworks complaints on the 500 block of Fifth Street and the 3600 block of Wylam Avenue. Officers also responded to a harassment complaint on the 1100 block of Water Street. On July 5, officers performed a w

PSU Grads and Dean’s List

The following local students graduated from Pennsylvania State University at the end of the spring semseter: Jordan Chu of Old Forge*, Marykay J. Cirba of Taylor, Monica C. Diandriola of Old Forge, Chelsea M. Hafner of Moosic, Ashley M. Maurer of Moosic,

Around Town

Sons of Italy The Gloria Lodge of the Order of the Sons of Italy, Old Forge, will meet on Monday, July 20, at 6:30 p.m. at Arcaro and Genell’s Restaurant, 443 S. Main St., Old Forge. Anyone wishing to join is asked to attend. Festival Planned The annual F

Foreign Internship

Keystone College students Kristy Keller of Taylor and Bryan McIntyre of Waverly, take a moment to relax at the Plaza de España in Madrid, Spain. Keller and McIntyre are spending the summer in Madrid as part of the Keystone-Sodexo internship program. In ad

Wheels for a ‘Ray of Hope’

In his short life, Ethan Pajalich of Moosic has already defied the odds. One month after he was born 14 years ago, Pajalich was diagnosed with infantile spasms syndrome, a rare genetic disorder that causes seizures. According to his grandmother, Ann Grons

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