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Taking Charge

Following a multi-faceted career in public education that has included significant experience as a teacher, principal and administrator, Dr. Erin Keating was hired as the new superintendent of the Old Forge School District earlier this year. In late May, (read more)

Around Town

Reunion meeting correction In last week’s edition, organizers provided the wrong time for an upcoming planning meeting for Old Forge High School’s class of 1964’s 55th-year reunion. The meeting will begin at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Sept. 24, at Arcaro and G (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. Farmers market: The Old (read more)

Area Church Services

Church of God, 101 Center St. in Taylor. Worship Sundays 10 a.m., Sunday School 11 a.m. Doug Hoeffner is pastor. 570-457-3114.­lor. Divine Mercy Parish, 312 Davis St. in Scranton. Daily Mass 12:10 p.m.; Saturdays at 5 p.m.; Sundays at (read more)

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Green Scene: Grass-planting failure

Over the years, I have heard too often, “I know—‘The shoemaker’s children have no shoes . . . ’” I don’t like that to be true for me, but I also know that a clean garage might mean a mechanic with no business. Excuses or not, the short story is that we ha (read more)

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New audio books available at the Taylor Community Library. “Old Bones” by Douglas Preston Nora Kelly, a young curator at the Santa Fe Institute of Archaeology, is approached by historian Clive Benton with a once-in-a-lifetime proposal, to lead a team in s (read more)

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PHOTOS BY BOB KOLVECK Scenes from the Old Forge vs. Holy Cross soccer game last week. Holy Cross won 4-2. (read more)

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Locatelli Fish Filets a hit in Dunmore family

Jim Azzarelli didn’t like fish much growing up. Today, though, he’s known by family, friends and co-workers for his seafood recipes, especially the one for Locatelli Fish Filets. The Dunmore resident found the original recipe in the Pennsylvania Outdoor C (read more)