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Forging fairy tales

Paula Marsico’s 10th-grade honors students at Old Forge High School brought Christmas to life with their Christmas fairy tales. Each student wrote a creative story about a problem and a solution and read it to the elementary students. From left, first row (read more)

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Spartans fall to Lady Vikes

PHOTOS COURTESY OF BOB KOLVECK At Riverside, Kylie Lavelle scored 20 points to lead the second-ranked Lady Vikes over the Mid Valley Spartans by a score of 48-16. (read more)

Upcoming Brain Bee competition for high school students

The University of Scranton will host the 20th annual Northeast Pennsylvania Brain Bee for high school students in grades nine through 12 on Saturday, Feb. 1. The competition begins at 1 p.m. in the Loyola Science Center on the university’s campus. The com (read more)

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Riverside School District hires law firm to collect delinquent taxes

In an effort to maximize the collection of its unpaid school real estate taxes, Riverside School District has hired the law firm of Portnoff Law Associates, Ltd. to collect its delinquent accounts. Representing more than 150 municipalities and school dist (read more)

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School briefs

Belmont University Ava Angeli and Gianna Emiliani, both of Moosic, achieved the dean’s list at Belmont University for the fall semester. Eligibility is based on a minimum course load of 12 hours and a quality grade point average of 3.5 with no grade below (read more)

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Successful food drive

Students at Riverside Elementary East collected more than 2,500 items for local food banks and arranged more than a dozen family Thanksgiving dinners. Participating were: Arionna Banks, Eamon Paroby, Ryleigh Angerson, Adrianna Hoover, Maya Terbovich, Tati (read more)

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Commissioners honor Ghigiarelli

The Lackawanna County Commissioners presented a proclamation to Riverside High School sophomore Karissa Ghigiarelli, in recognition of her winning a State Championship in the Class 2A Girls Single Tennis division. Ghigiarelli, a decorated athlete, is the (read more)