In the Run

When the Riverside cross country program showed up for the District 2 Class A championships at Elk Lake High School on Oct. 22, coach Deb Kapelan had high hopes for her boys and girls teams. This time, Kapelan’s hopes turned into reality as the district meet proved to be an historic day for the program, with sophomore Atlee Houser being a pleasant surprise to join seniors Cassie Semyon and Randy Kincel as qualifiers for the Saturday’s state meet in Hershey. It marked the first time Riverside had three state qualifiers, and the Lady Vikes fourth-place team finish was the best in school history. (read more)

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Community Calendar

Farmer’s Market: United Neighborhood Centers (UNC) of Northeastern Pennsylvania’s Elm Street Revitalization Project hosts its fifth annual South Side Farmer’s Market every Saturday through October, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Scranton Iron Furnaces, 159

Police Report Highlights

TAYLOR POLICE: Officers responded to more than 100 calls between Oct. 5-19. On Oct. 5, officers were dispatched to investigate a domestic dispute in a home in the 400 block of South Keyser Avenue. Officers conducted a traffic stop in the 300 block of Oak

Around Town

Pumpkin Roll Sale TAYLOR — The Taylor Community Library is sponsoring its annual pumpkin roll sale. Orders are being taken through Tuesday, Nov. 11. Price is $15 per roll and they will be ready for the Thanksgiving holiday. Call 570-562-1234 for more info

In the Run

When the Riverside cross country program showed up for the District 2 Class A championships at Elk Lake High School on Oct. 22, coach Deb Kapelan had high hopes for her boys and girls teams. This time, Kapelan’s hopes turned into reality as the district m

Around Town

Turkey Bingo TAYLOR – St. Mary’s Byzantine Catholic Church, 700 Oak St., Taylor will host its annual Turkey Bingo on Sunday, Nov. 9, in the church hall. Doors open at noon. Bingo starts at 1 p.m. Door prizes will be awarded as well as a money raffle. Food

Overcoming the Odds

With a young team, Riverside soccer coach Jamie Williams knew the Vikings could be in for a long season. But dedicated players like senior midfielder Kaleb Jones helped make the season enjoyable, even without having a good won-loss record. The way Jones w

Community Calendar

Addams Family: Phoenix Performing Arts Centre, 409 Main St., Duryea will present “The Addams Family,” Friday and Saturdays, Oct. 24-25 at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12. “The Addams Family” features an original story and it’s every father’s nightmare. Wednesday A

Police Report Highlights

OLD FORGE POLICE: Officers responded to more than 30 calls between Oct. 13- 17. On Oct. 13, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of vandalism in the 100 block of Mulherin Street. On Oct. 14, officers were dispatched to investigate a report of

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