Making good choices

This school year, Riverside Elementary East’s behavior rewards program has taken a big technological leap forward. In the fall, the Moosic school implemented the online PBIS (Positive Behavioral Interventions & Supports) management system to track and rew (read more)

Around Town

Dean’s list • Widener University named the students on its fall dean’s list. Among them was Michael Oravic of Moosic. • Widener University Commonwealth Law School announced dean’s list students for the fall semester. They included David Sweetman of Taylor (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. Pre-Lenten Breakfast: S (read more)

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The Old Forge High School varsity boys basketball team faced off against cross-town rivals Riverside. Riverside won, 57-39. PHOTOS BY BOB KOLVECK (read more)

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Royalty for a day

Oakwood Terrace, a personal care home, celebrates Valentine’s Day with the crowning of Ruby Sands as queen for the day. (read more)

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Celebrating with soup

The pre- kindergarten of Holy Rosary School in Duryea recently made vegetable soup to help them learn about the letter “V.” Students brought the ingredients to school and created a snack. (read more)

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Research for the big game show

Students from Riverside High School toured the Lackawanna County Courthouse recently, doing research of the county’s history in preparation for this year’s “You Live Here, You Should Know This! game show.” The annual show, sponsored by the Lackawanna Hist (read more)