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Plenty of local organizations are dedicated to finding forever homes for pets. The volunteers behind PAWsitively for the Animals (PFTA) serve a different niche, but one that is just as valuable to our four-legged friends. Since its founding in January 201 (read more)

Around Town

Flag Disposal and Ceremony Taylor American Legion Post No. 306 has a drop-off box for unserviceable, worn, torn, discolored or faded flags on the front porch of the Taylor Post, 208 S. Main St. Residents may bring any tattered or discolored flags to the T (read more)

Community Calendar

Email your organization’s events to Please have them in by noon on Friday to have them included in the following Thursday’s edition. Visit the for the complete calendar listing. Reunion Meeting: Studen (read more)

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Employees of the Taylor branch of Citizens Savings Bank held a food drive and fundraiser to benefit St. Michael’s Orthodox Church Food Bank in Old Forge. They also volunteered their time to sort food and stock the pantry shelves. From left: Rev. Peter Hen (read more)

Area Church Services

Send additions or corrections about your church (in Old Forge, Taylor, Moosic, Avoca, Dupont and Duryea) Church of God, 101 Center St. in Taylor. Worship Sundays 10 a.m., Sunday School 11 a.m. Doug Hoeffner is pastor. 57 (read more)

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Recipes from Helen's Kitchen

CHILLED CARROT SOUP WITH LIME 2 tablespoons olive oil 2 pounds washed carrots, peeled, and chopped 2 large leeks, chopped 1 tablespoon chopped garlic 3 1/2 teaspoons ground cumin 1/2 teaspoon dried crushed red pepper 6 1/2 cups chicken stock 8 tablespoons (read more)

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The students of Old Forge Elementary attended their annual health fair recently. Pictured are some stations of learning all about good eating. (read more)