• The Riverside School District has announced that there will be no classes on Monday, Nov. 12, in honor of Veterans Day. Report card distribution for the first marking period will take place on Thursday, Nov. 15. Parent-teacher conferences will be held on the evening of Tuesday, Nov. 27, and on the afternoon of Wednesday, Nov. 28. For more information visit Riversidesd.com .
• Old Forge School District announced there will be no school on Monday, Nov. 12, in honor of Veterans Day. Report cards will be distributed Wednesday Nov. 14, with conferences to be held in the high school on Thursday, Nov. 15, 6-8 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 16, 12:30-3 p.m. Dismissal for students will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday and 11:07 a.m. on Friday. Elementary conferences will be held on Thursday, Nov. 15. 5-7 p.m. and Friday, Nov. 16, 1-3:30 p.m. Dismissal for students will be at 1:10 p.m. on Thursday and 11:20 a.m. on Friday.
The Riverside Class of 1969 will hold a meeting,Wednesday, Nov. 14, at 7 p.m. at Grande Pizza on Birney Ave. in Moosic. All class members are encouraged to attend. For more information, call 570-351-6790.
On Sunday, Nov. 11, at 11 a.m. there will be a rededication of the Taylor Veteran’s Memorial at 700 S. Main St. The public, and especially veterans, are welcome. If there is inclement weather the event will be held at the Taylor Community Center.
Leaf Collection/Yard Waste
Taylor Borough has extended the yard waste and leaf collection until Monday, Nov. 19. Put the yard waste out for Monday collections. No plastic bags.
The Old Forge heroes banner program is under way and will run through Feb. 14, 2019. Applications are available at the Old Forge borough building during normal hours of operation. There will be one open application period this year; banners should be in place by Memorial Day, 2019.
Veterans to Be Honored
Riverside School District and the National Honor Society at Riverside Junior-Senior High School will honor veterans and active-duty military personnel with a free breakfast in the high school cafeteria on Monday, Nov. 12, 8-11 am. All who have served or are serving are invited free of cost. All others can enjoy breakfast for $5.