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This week's issue ...

Official Thankfulness

Thanksgiving is a time for family, friends that are practically family, food and — for many — football. The air is getting colder but our hearts get warmer as we pause our busy lives, take a Thursday off from the office and eat until we’re sleepy. If you have young kids in your family, the sound of their laughter decorates your home and warms up your spirits. There’s a lot to be thankful for. (read more)

  • Official Thankfulness
  • Around Town
  • Community Calendar
  • What a Season
  • Glasses Donation
  • Area Church Services
  • Homecoming Court

A Sporting Life

Former New York Giants running back Lee Rouson was spoke to Old Forge Elementary and High School students. From left, kneeling: Gavin Pitta, Mario Samony, Nico Killino, Colin Vrabel, Cooper Mordan and Andrew Santarsiero. Standing: Santino Krappa, Raymond

Student Council Members

Riverside Elementary West Student Council Members are, from left, front row: Joseph Gaughan, Emma Ponas, Amelia Melnick, Lila Shygelski and Jace Gaughan. Second row: Brady Pavalonis, William Taylor, Austin Hogan, Connor McNally, Dominick DeAngelo and Mitc

Homecoming Court

Old Forge Homecoming was celebrated with spirit week, a parade and halftime festivities. From left: king Armando Sallavanti, queen Alexis DiGregorio, princess Mattia Krappa and prince Nick Pelosi.

Village Visit

Fourth-grade students and their families from Riverside Elementary West visited Eckley Miners’ Village as an extension of their Pennsylvania history class. From left, kneeling: Vinnie Scotti, Leah Pfeiffer, Joey Fox, Kaila Yadouga and Jack Chomko. Back ro

Letters for Vets

The second-grade class at Old Forge Elementary recently wrote letters to local veterans in honor of Veterans’ Day. From left, seated: Ben West, Ryan Schlegel, Mia Peregrim, Cameron Parker, Will Wozniak, Ariana Davitt and Tyler Nylan. Standing: Torre DiMat

Cards for Veterans

The first-grade class at Old Forge Elementary made cards for local veterans in honor of Veterans’ Day. They were delivered to the Old Forge Veterans of Foreign Wars post and the Gino Merli Veteran’s Center. From left, seated: Elena Bialkowsky, Kathryn Cla

Author’s Day

Third-grade students from Riverside Elementary West attended Young Author’s Day at Keystone College. Several authors spoke to the students about the importance of reading and the process of creative writing at a young age. From left: Jayson Lambert, Lelan

Learning Fire Safety

The children of Itsy Bitsy Bookworms in Moosic learned about fire safety with some of the members of the Hughestown Fire Co. From left, front row: Connor Posluszny, Nina Ferri, Addison Ferri, Christian Englehardt, Lucas Flowers and Maxon Best. Second row:

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